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July 20

July 20, 2017

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:

Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

531-MCC-2876

darayment@mccneb.edu

mccneb.edu

 

Event to educate parents, students about college enrollment and more 

 

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College will host Explore College on Wednesday, July 26, 5:30-7:30 p.m. on the second floor of Do Space, 72nd and Dodge streets. The free event is an informational session and workshop geared toward prospective college students. Attendees will learn about the enrollment process, financial aid, placement testing and other steps to becoming a college student. 

 

“This is a great opportunity for students, high school staff and faculty, families and the general public to learn about FAFSA, registration, tuition and MCC programs,” said Laela Williams, enrollment services specialist at MCC. 

 

Those that attend will also have the chance to win a free class (up to 4.5 credit hours). For more information on how to register, call 531-MCC-5231. 

 

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Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.