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College to hold Express Admissions & Info. Sessions in August

Students who are thinking about starting college at Jefferson Community College in the fall are encouraged to take advantage of Express Admissions to get organized before classes start on August 31, 2015. JCC will hold Express Admissions on Monday through Friday, August 3 through August 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Welcome Center, Room 6-005 (Jules Center). Please note that on August 7, college offices will close at 2:00 p.m. 

During express admissions, prospective students will receive personalized attention with completing the free college application and financial aid forms, tour campus and East Hall, meet with an admissions counselor, and fill out a student housing application if applicable. Representatives of the Admissions Office and Financial Services Office will be available to meet with visitors. Student ambassadors will be on hand to share their personal Jefferson experience and answer questions from a student perspective. Students must bring to Express Admissions:

  • a copy of their high school transcript or
  • GED (general education diploma) or
  • HSE (high school equivalency) diploma

In addition to Express Admissions in August, the JCC Admissions Office will hold information sessions on August 5, August 12 and August 19 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Room 6-110, Jules Center (Building 6). The information session on August 12 is aimed to help prospective students who are unsure about a career and academic path. Prospective students will meet with the JCC Director of Career Planning and Job Placement to explore career interests that match Jefferson academic programs.

JCC offers more than 30 academic programs with 6 programs available completely online. Classes are held on campus in Watertown, at Fort Drum and online. The JCC Foundation awards more than 250 scholarships to Jefferson students annually and 82% of JCC students receive some form of financial assistance. Applying to Jefferson is free. 

For more information about starting classes on August 31, call the JCC Admissions Office at 315-786-2277.