2017 - 2018 JWCC Visit Day Opportunities

SEC Family Day (Pittsfield Campus) - Monday October 9th 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

www.jwcc.edu/trailblazerday

This day will highlight the opportunities available at the Southeastern Education Center in Pittsfield.  JWCC will highlight programs/classes/technology available to Pike County juniors and seniors in high school on October 9th! Lunch will be provided.  This is a great time to take your parents to visit the SEC.

Trail Blazer Day - Sat. October 14th, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

www.jwcc.edu/trailblazerday

Trail Blazer Day is our family visit day of the semester where high school seniors learn all about JWCC and do career exploration.  Learn why JWCC is the best option around!  Prospective students will meet current students and faculty during this visit day.

Healthcare Expo - Tuesday October 17th, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

www.jwcc.edu/healthcareexpo

This will highlight all JWCC Health Science programs for juniors and seniors in high school.  Healthcare represents 20% of our local employment so don't miss out on learning more about these potential careers!

Makers Fest (Formally MFG Expo)  - Wednesday October 18th

www.jwcc.edu/makerfest

The Manufacturing Expo is a chance for juniors and seniors in high school to learn about programs that are in demand that JWCC offers. This event is hosted at the Oakley-Lindsey Center where vendors in the industry will be on hand to talk to prospective students and tours will be of the Workforce Development Center.

Friends Day - Tues. October 24th and Wed. October 25th

www.jwcc.edu/friends

Come along with a current student to JWCC to see what classes are like, and live a day in the life of a JWCC student.  This visit opportunity is for ANY friend of a current JWCC student.  There will be free pizza provided for lunch and get a free JWCC t-shirt!  Bring a friend to any of our branch campuses as well!

Pike County Day @ the SEC!   - Wednesday November 8th

Seniors from Pike County IL and MO will be able to come and use a college day at our Southeastern Education Center to learn how taking courses there and getting a John Wood education can save time, money and gas not having to drive to the main campus. Students from Meredosia-Chambersburg and Bluffs HS will also be invited!!

Senior Road Trip - Fri. November 17th, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

www.jwcc.edu/roadtrip

Seniors in high school will take a road trip to JWCC on November 17th to learn why JWCC is the best value! Students will hear from transfer reps at QU, Culver-Stockton, SIU-E and WIU to hear how easy the transfer process really is from JWCC to a 4 year college or university.  Students will also have the opportunity to meet current students and faculty in our new technology classrooms.

Sophomore Career Fair - Friday February 2nd, 2018

This event is put on by QAVTC and hosted at JWCC this is where sophomores from QHS and surrounding high schools learn all about different careers.  The back-up date in case of inclement weather is February 9th.

Presidential Scholarship Competition - Saturday February 24th, 2018

Area high school seniors are nominated by their high school guidance counselor or teacher to take part in our annual Presidential Scholarship Competition.  Students are scored on GPA, SAT/ACT and an interview with current faculty, staff and students.  Three full-tuition scholarships are awarded from this competition.  There is an inclement weather back-up date of March 17th.

SEC Family Night (Pittsfield Campus) - Monday March 5th 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

www.jwcc.edu/trailblazerday

This evening will highlight the opportunities available at the Southeastern Education Center in Pittsfield.  JWCC will highlight programs/classes/technology available to Pike County juniors and seniors in high school on March 5th! Dinner will be provided.  This is a great time to take your parents to visit the SEC.

Trail Blazer Day - Thursday March 22nd, 2018 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

www.jwcc.edu/trailblazerday

It's never too early to start looking at colleges and being to explore potential careers.  JWCC encourages juniors to attend this visit day as well as seniors who are still looking for a college to call home.  High school juniors and seniors will explore careers, meet faculty and have interactive activities with JWCC Student Life.

Friends Day - Tues. April 3rd and Wed. April 4th

www.jwcc.edu/friends

Come along with a current student to JWCC to see what classes are like, and live a day in the life of a JWCC student.  This visit opportunity is for ANY friend of a current JWCC student.  There will be free pizza provided for lunch and get a free JWCC t-shirt!  Bring a friend to any of our branch campuses as well!

Junior JDUB Day - Friday April 27th, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

www.jwcc.edu/jdub

Juniors you won't want to miss out on JDUB Day!! This can be an excused day out of school for you to learn all about JWCC and just have fun! Students will meet current faculty, hear from current students, free lunch and a HUGE scavenger hunt of campus.  You won't want to miss out on the Blazin' Wing challenge either!