40% Refund Deadline Approaching

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Monday July 11th is the 40% refund deadline for summer quarter classes. Withdraw by this date in order to receive 40% of your tuition back! Contact Entry and Advising in Laidlaw 116, or by calling 360.383.3080 to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

Remember that withdrawing can impact your financial aid, academic standing and more. Before dropping classes be sure to check with an advisor or financial aid representative!

100% Refund Deadline-Summer Quarter

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Thursday June 30th marks the 100% tuition refund deadline for summer quarter. Withdraw from your class(es) by this day and you will receive 100% of your tuition back!

You can withdraw online via your MyWCC portal or in person at the registration office! Remember that withdrawing from classes my impact your financial aid. Check with an advisor or the financial aid office for more information.

Have any questions about your schedule or academic plan? Do you need to speak with an advisor? To schedule an appointment, call Entry & Advising at (360) 383-3080.

Summer Quarter Tuition Deadlines

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Heads up! Know your summer quarter tuition deadlines so you aren’t dropped from your classes!

If you registered early for summer quarter (before June 20th), tuition is due Monday 6/20.

If you registered between June 20th and June 26th, tuition is due Monday 6/27.

If you register on or after Monday June 27th, your tuition is due the same day as registration.

Is your academic plan up-to-date? Have any questions about your schedule? Call Entry & Advising at 360.383.3080 to schedule an appointment with an advisor and stay on track to graduation!

 

Martin Family Foundation Honors Scholarship Program

 

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The Martin Family Foundation Honors Scholarship Program is now open for application! This scholarship is specifically for Washington state community college students who are transferring to the University of Washington. Students who have achieved academic excellence and plan to complete their degree at UW Seattle Campus are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility information:

  • “Applicants must be Washington State residents who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and are currently attending or have attended a community college in the state of Washington.
  • Applicants must have earned a minimum of 36 credits at a Washington State community college by the time they matriculate at the University of Washington. Students who hold an associates degree are encouraged to apply.
  • Washington State community college transfer students who are currently enrolled at the University of Washington may not have earned more than 18 UW credits by the application deadline of Thursday, July  7, 2016.
  • The award will depend on successful admission to the University of Washington as a matriculated student.
  • The selection committee gives no consideration to an applicant’s gender, race, color, creed, or national origin.”

For complete scholarship information and application, click here.

Submit your application by the deadline on Thursday July 7, 2016!

 

Refund Deadline Approaching!

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Heads-up! Spring quarter 40% refund deadline is approaching! You must withdraw from your class by Monday April 25th in order to receive 40% of your tuition back. This deadline applies to both WAOL and WCC spring quarter classes.

Call Entry & Advising at 360.383.3080 to schedule an appointment with an advisor, as withdrawing may impact your financial aid and your academic plan.

Washington Women in Need Grants!

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The spring application cycle for the Washington Women in Need Education Grant is open!

Washington Women in Need (WWIN) is a nonprofit organization that provides education and health care grants to low-income women in Washington State to help them improve their lives.

WWIN makes grants to determined women who are looking to build a better future for themselves, their families, and their communities for generations to come. This summer, we will make 50-60 Education Grants to women from across Washington. Grantees will receive up to $5,000 over a one-year period, which can be used for tuition, mandatory fees, and required books and supplies.  Applicants must meet WWIN’s eligibility criteria to be considered.

Prospective applicants should visit the WWIN website for additional information and to submit an application. The application deadline is 11:59 pm on Saturday, April 30.

100% Refund Deadline Approaching!

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Monday April 11th marks the 100% tuition refund deadline for spring quarter. Withdraw from your class(es) by this day and you will receive 100% of your tuition back.

You can withdraw online via your MyWCC portal or in person at the registration office! Remember that withdrawing from classes my impact your financial aid! Check with an advisor or the financial aid office for more information.

To schedule an appointment with an advisor, call Entry & Advising at (360) 383-3080!

 

Tuition Deadline Approaching!

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Heads-up!  Know these important dates so you aren’t dropped from your classes due to non-payment:

  • If you registered between February 29th and March 20th, tuition is due Monday March 21st.
  • For registration from March 21st to March 30th, your tuition is due March 31st!
  • If you register on or after March 31st, your tuition will be due day of registration.

Are you self paying and interested in a payment plan? Whatcom students can make college more affordable by paying for tuition and fees over time with WCC’s convenient tuition payment plan through Nelnet. Tuition payment plans break down your tuition balance into affordable monthly payments.

The earlier you sign up, the less money you have to put down and the more amount of payments your tuition will be spread out over. Enroll today!

Do you need to speak to an advisor? Contact Entry & Advising to make an appointment or inquire about drop-in times, at 360.383.3080.

WCC Tuition Payment Plans

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Whatcom students can make college more affordable by paying for tuition and fees over time with WCC’s convenient tuition payment plan through Nelnet. Tuition payment plans break down your tuition balance into affordable monthly payments.

The earlier you sign up, the less money you have to put down and the more amount of payments your tuition will be spread out over. Enroll today!

Spring 2016 tuition payment plan options

Payment plan opens March 7, 2016

LAST DAY TO ENROLL ONLINE REQUIRED DOWN PAYMENT NUMBER OF PAYMENTS MONTH OF PAYMENTS
March 25 40% 3 April – June
April 5 60% 2 May – June

All down payments are processed immediately. Regularly scheduled payments will process on the 5th of each month. You must be currently enrolled in classes at WCC to set up a payment plan.Enroll online or learn more here.

Scholarship Opportunity: WWIB

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Apply now for the 2016 Whatcom Women in Business Scholarships! Applications are due by April 30th! 

“This year, Whatcom Women in Business will be awarding four (4) $5,000.00 scholarships to women entering higher education including but not limited to technical or trade school, beauty school, community college or university. Applicants must be a high school graduate by Spring 2016 and a current Whatcom County resident. Finalists are selected based on their application, goals, past grades, community involvement and volunteer, extra-curricular activities, work experience as well as financial need.

The finalists will be contacted to schedule an interview, non-finalists will receive a notification letter. Selected recipients will be required to volunteer up to 20 hours with Whatcom Women in Business prior to September 1st.”

Click here for the application!

In addition to the scholarship application, applicants need to provide past transcripts or written documentation of acceptance to a post secondary institution, a cover letter, and two letters of reference.

Need assistance with your cover letter? Check out Whatcom’s Writing Center in Cascade 112: Monday-Thursday 10-4 and Friday 10-2!