GTCC TO CREATE ‘WEEK OF WELCOME’ FOR NEW STUDENTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 18, 2016

Jamestown Campus 

JAMESTOWN, N.C. – This August, Guilford Technical Community College will offer a new innovative program for incoming students to increase engagement across the college and help them acclimate to college life.

GTCC’s Week of Welcome will be held Tuesday, August 9 through Friday, August 12. The first day of fall classes begins Monday, August 15. The week will be filled with a variety of educational, social and informational programs. Students will be able to interact with faculty and staff, learn study and time management skills, and develop a sense of school spirit –Titan Pride – before hitting the books. The goal is to provide engaging opportunities that will lead to improved student success including course success, persistence and completion.

Registration for fall session is now open for current and new students. The last day to register for fall is August 8. For more information or to register, visit www.gtcc.edu.

Guilford Technical Community College is the fourth largest of 58 institutions in the North Carolina Community College System. GTCC serves more than 40,000 students annually from five campuses and a Small Business Center. Learn more at www.gtcc.edu.

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