College Entry Help Sessions at GCC in February and March
Written by WBTA STAFF on February 12, 2018
What: College Entry Help Sessions at GCC in February and March
When: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Wednesday, March 21, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Genesee Community College ~ Room T121 ~ Conable Technology Building ~ One College Road, Batavia NY
Who: Anyone looking for some help enrolling in college!
Background: The Adult Educational Opportunity Center (AEOC) is continuing its year-long schedule of open monthly sessions designed to get anyone started on their way to a college degree!
As with all AEOC services, these sessions are FREE and available both by appointment and walk-in! During these sessions, the AEOC’s outreach specialists will help potential college applicants with a variety of services, including:
• Financial Aid Counseling: help completing the FAFSA, understanding various financial aid options including student loans and Pell grants, retrieving transcripts, and assistance with special circumstance applications.
• Enrollment Assistance: completing college applications or enrollment forms, ACT Test registration and completing Entrance Exam Prep through Accuplacer.
• Veterans Services: AEOC outreach specialists are trained to assist any veteran in navigating services available for higher education.
Both appointment and walk-in sessions will be available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 and Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Appointments are also available on additional dates by request. To schedule any appointment, please email AEOC@genesee.edu or contact Adult Education Director Kate Trombley, M.S. at (585) 343-0055 ext. 6285.
It is important to note that these College Entry Point Sessions are not limited to students attending or planning to attend GCC. Anyone interested in attending any college or in need of assistance in getting started can participate. Information regarding GCC and all other area colleges will be available at these sessions.
Additional details and a list of the session dates for all of 2018 is available at: http://news.genesee.edu/news/2018/01/05/ready-enroll-college-looking-some-help