Three Scholarship Opportunities In January!

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Three Washington State scholarship opportunities are opening up in January!  Start your application now and have the deadline on your radar! Check them out and see if you are eligible:

The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS) supports low and middle-income students pursuing eligible, high-demand majors in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 5, 2015, and has a March 2, 2015 deadline.

Further information and full criteria here.

Leadership 1000 Scholarship – Up to $20,000
The Leadership 1000 Scholarship provides college scholarships to students who will be attending an eligible four-year college or university in Washington state. A Leadership 1000 Scholarship can be customized around a general set of requirements requested by the donor. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 12, 2015, and has a March 9, 2015, deadline.

Click here for more information on this scholarship.

Governors’ Scholarship – Up to $20,000
The Washington State Governors’ Scholarship for Foster Youth helps young men and women from foster care continue their education and earn a college degree. The program has been supported by the current and former governors in Washington state. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 12, 2015, and has a March 9, 2015, deadline.

Click here for more information and eligibility criteria.

Technical Writing Course Added Winter Quarter!

English 230 section addedDue to popular demand, an additional 5 credit online English 230 Technical Writing course has been added for winter quarter! If you couldn’t register for this class because it was full, there are now seats available. You can adjust your class schedule via your MyWCC portal or OASIS anytime, or register in person in LDC 102!

As always, if you need to update your academic plan and want to speak one-on-one with an advisor, schedule an appointment anytime by calling Entry and Advising at 360.383.3080! We hope you’re enjoying the break!

Winter Quarter Tuition Deadlines!

tuition due soonHere are some important tuition deadlines to remember!

  • For registration through December 17th, tuition is due December 18th!
  • If you register between December 18th and December 30th, tuition is due December 31st!
  • For registration on or between December 31-January 6th, tuition is due by January 7th!
  • For registration on or after January 7th, Tuition is due on the same day as registration.

Know your tuition deadline! You can pay online via OASIS. If you have any questions regarding your academic plan, and would like to schedule an appointment with an advisor, contact Entry and Advising at 360.383.3080!

Trinity Western University Info Table

trinity western wccThinking about transferring to a 4-year college? A representative from Trinity Western University will be at Whatcom Community College Tomorrow November 19th from 11:00 am-1:00 pm in the Laidlaw Center Foyer.

Trinity has a satellite campus just down the street from WCC, Trinity Western Bellingham, and are committed to assisting students with degree completion. Come get your questions answered, and learn about Trinity’s programs!

Developing Futures in Biology and Chemistry!

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Are you interested in a future in Chemistry or Biology?  Wondering what classes you can take here at Whatcom that would benefit you most? Come learn more about what direction would be best for you! Developing Futures in Chemistry and Biology session is coming up on November 19th from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m in LDC 211.

If you have any questions about the info session contact Jessica Larson at 360.383.3080!