IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES
Feb. 24, 5 p.m. - Last day to drop full-term classes with no grade on transcript.
Last day to change to/from audit or add classes. Courses not spanning full term will
have different deadlines. See listing of short-term class refund and drop deadlines.
Feb. 24, 5 p.m. - COCC payment plan due.
Feb. 27 - Beginning date for required instructor
approval to drop classes. Instructor approval may be given online or on the add/drop
form (student must follow up with Enrollment Services to complete the drop). A grade
of "W" will show on transcript. Courses not spanning
full term will have different deadlines.
FINANCIAL AID NEWS
COCC FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The College's Foundation offers more than 350
awards totaling more than $1.5 million for local students. The COCC Foundation Scholarship
application is available through July 1. Apply now!
OSAC SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE
More than 500 scholarships are available through
the Office of Student Access and Completion. Search the
OSAC Catalog or apply now! The application deadline is March 1.
FILE YOUR 2017-18 FAFSA EARLY
The 2017-18 FAFSA is available at www.fafsa.gov for students who plan to attend college between July 1, 2017, and June 30, 2018.
Submit your 2017-18 FAFSA early for the best chance to receive the maximum amount
of aid available. Need assistance filing? Attend a FAFSA workshop. The workshop
includes assistance for those students needing to complete the ORSAA and Oregon Promise
Get assistance completing your 2016-17 or 2017-18
FAFSA with the help of a financial aid staff member.
Questions? firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-383-7260
Thursday, Feb. 9, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Madras Campus,
Friday, Feb. 10, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Boyle Education
Center, room 156
Monday, Feb 13, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Redmond Tech
Center, room 218, Redmond Campus
Friday, Feb. 24, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Boyle Education
Center, room 156
Monday, Feb. 27, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Redmond Tech
Center, room 218, Redmond Campus
SPRING TERM PRIORITY DEADLINE
If you're attending Spring Term, Financial Aid
will give priority consideration to those students completing and submitting their
requirements by March. 1.
The OSU-Cascades/COCC Career Fair will be held on March 1, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Wille Hall in the Campus
Center. Over 50 employers are expected to attend. Be sure to drop by to learn about
internship and employment opportunities!
NURSING PROGRAM INFORMATION SESSIONS
These information sessions cover minimum requirements, how applicants are selected,
deadlines, and more. Reservations are not required.
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 5 to 6 p.m., Redmond Campus,
building 3, room 306
Friday, Feb. 17, 9 to 10 a.m., Bend Campus, Boyle
Education Center, room 155
"ONE-PERSON DRAWING": EXHIBIT HIGHLIGHTS EMERGING ARTISTS
Works from the Central Oregon Scholastic Art Awards of regional middle and high-school
artists will be on display at Pence Pinckney Art Gallery on the Bend campus, Feb.
11 through March 17. The Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony is Saturday, Feb. 11,
1 to 2 p.m. Gallery hours: Monday to Friday, 11 to 5 p.m., and
last Saturday of month, 12 to 5 p.m..
WORLD-CLASS PIANIST HELPS CELEBRATE SYMPHONY'S 50TH
The Central Oregon Symphony's 50th anniversary season continues with its second concert
set, Saturday, Feb. 11 to Monday, Feb. 13, at the Bend High School Auditorium. Berlin-based
pianist Kotaro Fukuma, who has appeared with the COS on two previous occasions, will
be performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, an overture by Mozart from his comic opera The Impresario, and Symphony No. 4 in A Major "The Italian" by Mendelssohn. For information and tickets, visit www.cosymphony.com.
SEASON OF NONVIOLENCE CONTINUES WITH PURGATORIO
Film showing and discussion of Puragtorio: A
Journey into the Heart of the U.S.-Mexico Border. Puragtorio is a provocative documentary that reimagines the U.S./Mexico border as a mythical
place, akin to Dante's purgatory, where poverty, violence, protectionism, and paranoia
collide. There will be a facilitated discussion after
Feb. 22, 4:30 p.m., room 209, Redmond Technology
Center, Redmond Campus
Feb. 23, 4:30 p.m., room 155, Boyle Education
Drop-in computers are located on the Bend campus
in the Barber Library, Pioneer Hall, Boyle Education Center, and on the Redmond Campus
in Building 3 and the Redmond Technology Education Center. Additionally, the COCC
Madras and Prineville Campuses have computer labs that are scheduled for
classes and drop-in use. Drop-in
labs have scheduled lab hours and are equipped with black-and-white and color laser printers, flatbed
scanners, and adaptive workstations. All non-classroom printing has a pay-to-print
fee. Payment is made by using a COCC student ID card or a COCC print card purchased
in one of the computer labs.
For current information about COCC, please visit
the COCC Website.
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