College 101: Get the Answers – May 25, 2016
6:00 – 7:30 pm in the Blue and Gold Room
Worried about your child missing important deadlines for College? Then this is the event to make sure you get everything done in a timely fashion to avoid unwanted enrollment obstacles. We discuss deadlines for FAFSA, registration, orientation, counseling, testing, purchasing books, etc. This is a great opportunity to ask those questions about college that keep you up at night. This is a great event to attend if your child is planning to attend the Fall semester. Seating is limited so reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 to reserve your place(s) at the event.
MCC College Night – September 21, 2016
6:00 – 7:30 pm in Collegiate Hall
An event for high school students and parents to meet with over 50 community colleges and university representatives to discuss educational goals. This event is only 1.5 hours long but full of valuable information to help you choose a college. This event is only offered once a year. No pre-registration required.
Hot Jobs Connect – TBD
MCC comes together with our community business partners to discuss immediate and future employment needs. High demand jobs require specialized training today and this event brings it all together in one place. Community employment needs, training, and possible funding are addressed at this event. Break-out sessions allow attendees to ask specific questions in regards to what all is involved in meeting the employment requirements of Muskegon County Hot Jobs. Pre-registration required. Please fill out and submit the online form or call 231-777-0366 to reserve a seat.
Financial Aid Night – TBD
Financial Aid Night covers the ins and outs filling out the FAFSA. When the forms should be filled out, where to look for notification of your Pell Award, as well as other verification forms that may need to be filled out before financial aid can be awarded. Scholarships and other types of funding are also discussed. Enrollment Representatives will be present to ask questions regarding how to become an MCC student. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call 231-777-0366 for more information.
College Info for Parents – TBD
6 – 8 pm Blue and Gold Room
This event is specifically designed to help parents and students choose a college. Comparisons are made between public and private colleges as well as differences between two and four year schools. Cost of tuition, books, things to look for, questions to ask are all discussed to help you make that very important decision that affects the rest of your child’s life. At the end you will learn about opportunities at MCC. This informal format allows for questions to be asked throughout the session. This has proven to be very useful information for selecting a college. Seating is limited and reservations are required.
College Visit Day for High School Juniors and Seniors
High school juniors and seniors can spend a half day at MCC and learn about the many opportunities that are available to them. They will get a tour, play games, win prizes, and have lunch with our enrollment staff. It is a fun day had by all.