VALHALLA, N.Y. -- Westchester Community College will hold its annual fall open house on Thursday, Nov. 14 from 3:30 to 6 p.m. at its main campus, located at 75 Grasslands Road in Valhalla.
The event will include a tour of the 218-acre campus including the newly renovated and expanded Student Center Building and the Gateway Center, the first county-owned “green” building.
Representatives from Admissions, Financial Aid, the Career and Transfer Center, Counseling, and Academic Advisement will meet with high school juniors, seniors, and their parents at the event, which will begin in the gym. Current college students considering transfer to Westchester Community College are also invited to attend, as are adults returning to school.
There will also be representatives from more than 60 of the college’s associate degree and certificate programs. They will answer questions about the institution’s many academic options. Also, current students will meet with prospective students.
Among the highlights of the Open House:
- A welcome table with our new Veterans Resource Center Director. The college is initiating new resources for veterans.
- Representatives of the college’s “Bright Futures” academic programs in Engineering Science and Technology, Environmental Studies and Environmental Science.
The focus of the open house will be on information regarding programs leading to careers and transfer to four-year universities.
As Westchester County’s largest college, WCC offers a full range of academic programs with courses offered days, evenings, weekends, and online. The college has several academic programs offered completely online. This academic year, the college’s credit student enrollment is close to record levels.
For information, phone 914-606-6929 or visit the college website at www.sunywcc.edu/openhouse.