Military and Veteran Students


Welcome to Mount Wachusett Community College.  At MWCC, we know that members of the military and veterans have had different life experiences that have prepared them for the college environment.  The MWCC Office of Admissions is here to help you follow you furthering your education. Peruse this website to learn more about what The Mount has to offer you. Start Near … Go Far!

Academic Programs

Are you looking for an Associate’s Degree, a Certificate Program, or just want to take a class or two? Mount Wachusett offers many options to meet all student’s needs. From Accounting, to Dental, to Automotive Technology, there are lots of options to choose from. See all of the programs available at MWCC, on the MWCC Degrees and Certificates list.

An Affordable Education

With one of the lowest tuition rates in the country, and generous financial aid packages, MWCC is a very affordable option to further your education. The benefits to your overall earning potential are worth the investment in yourself of an education. For more information on MWCC’s low costs, please visit the MWCC Cost of Attendance Website and MWCC Financial Aid Website.

Military and Veteran Services

The Center of Excellence was established specifically to address the unique academic, financial, physical, and social needs of veterans transitioning from soldier to student. We are committed to provide veterans with quality assistance and guidance throughout their academic career at MWCC. Feel free to stop by room 137/138 for support, resources, and information.  More information can be found at

Student Profile

Austin Seppala, a Business Administration major, transferred to Northeastern University thanks to his time at The Mount. Austin is one student who started near and went far, at Mount Wachusett Community College. You can too! Learn more about The Mount and read more about Austin at Austin’s Student Profile Website.

Student Life

With over 40 clubs on campus, there are definitely extracurricular opportunities for YOU! From Student Government, to Dance Crew, to the Mount Observer (the campus newspaper), there is something for everyone. Get involved, meet new people, expand your horizons with a new experience. For more information, visit the Student Life Clubs and Organizations Website.

Step by Step Orientation

Not sure how to get started at The Mount? That’s OK. We have orientation sessions to get you ready. Orientation is an informative, fun event that occurs before you start your journey at MWCC. If you are transferring to MWCC, we have special orientation options for you too! For more information, visit the MWCC Orientation Website.

Our Green College

Being a student at MWCC means choosing one of the lowest carbon footprint education options in the country! As an environmental leader, MWCC hosts a biomass energy facility, low energy consumption vehicles, and power generation via two wind turbines. For more information, visit the MWCC Sustainability Website.

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