Information Sessions & Academic Preview Days

Learn more about MWCC’s Programs at an Information Session!

Information sessions are a great opportunity for you to learn more about our campuses and meet the staff and faculty of Mount Wachusett Community College!

MWCC offers a variety of information sessions to meet your needs, view the information below to pick the best session for your questions.

All Gateway to College information sessions will be held at the Gardner Campus in Room H333, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Upcoming dates are:

June 5, 2024
July 17, 2024
August 7, 2024

Pathways is an early college program for motivated students who would like to get a jump start on college. The goal of Pathways is to provide 20 high school students, per year, the opportunity to earn their high school diploma and an associate degree while completing their junior and senior year taking courses at MWCC. Click to learn more.

Pathways Early College Experience is recruiting students to start in the fall of 2024. Applications for fall 2024 are due by June 3, 2024 and are reviewed on a rolling basis.

All information sessions are virtual, and will be held from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm on the following dates:

May 28, 2024

Click here to register for an information session.

Dual Enrollment is a terrific way to maximize your learning! Take a course to supplement your high school education or prepare for college by beginning your experience at MWCC. Join Admissions staff and ask the questions that are important to you.

A link to join the information session will be sent prior to the start of the event. Keep watching your email for instructions on how to join the session.

If you have any questions about the session, contact us: admissions@mwcc.edu or call 978-630-9447.

June 5, 2024, 6 pm

  1. Register for one of the online info sessions
  2. Apply to MWCC
  3. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  4. Submit your information below so we can contact you should MassReconnect be approved.

Register for one of the online info sessions to learn more about MassReconnect and what it could mean for you!

MassReconnect eligible students are:

  • 25+ years old
  • Have been a Mass. resident for at least 1 year
  • Have a high school diploma or GED/HiSET
  • Have not previously earned a college degree

Click on the date below to sign up! 

June 4, 2024, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - VIRTUAL

June 18, 2024, 6:oo pm - 7:00 pm - VIRTUAL 

July 2, 2024, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - VIRTUAL

July 16, 2024, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - VIRTUAL

July 30, 2024, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - VIRTUAL

Questions? Contact our MassReconnect Navigator, Michelle Mahoney at 978-630-9380 or via email at mmahoney10@mwcc.mass.edu.

Need Help with your FAFSA?? We are here for you!

The North Central Educational Opportunity Center (NCEOC) team at MWCC provides free and confidential financial aid, and academic, and career counseling for adults living in the 29 cities and towns of North Central Massachusetts. Students hoping to apply for MassReconnect are also eligible for support from the NCEOC team. You don't have to go it alone, we're here to help!

During this information session, you will learn about the admission process for these competitive programs, the requirements for consideration and hear from faculty.

Attendance is required, and a session will need to have been attended within one year of application. 

Click on the date and time below to register for the session (opens in a new tab).

Information Sessions are virtual, on Zoom. Click on a date to register.

July 30, 2024, 3:00 pm
August 27, 2024, 3:00 pm
September 24, 2024, 3:00 pm
October 29, 2024, 3:00 pm
November 26, 2024, 3:00 pm
January 28, 2025, 3:00 pm
February 25, 2025, 3:00 pm
March 25, 2025, 3:00 pm
April 29, 2025, 3:00 pm

If you cannot attend, please contact transfer services at 978-630-9109 or transferadvisor@mwcc.mass.edu.

Selective Programs are:  Nursing, Practical Nursing, LPN to RN Bridge Program, Physical Therapist Assistant, Dental Hygiene, Paramedic Technology, Veterinary Technology, Radiologic Technology and Pre-Healthcare Academy.

During our selective programs information session, you will learn about the admission process for these competitive programs, the requirements for consideration and hear from faculty.

Attendance at a Selective Programs Information Session is mandatory for those students applying for Nursing, Practical Nursing, LPN to RN Bridge Program, Physical Therapist Assistant, Dental Hygiene, and  Paramedic Technology programs. Attendance is strongly encouraged for students applying for Radiologic Technology and Pre-Healthcare Academy.

Click on the date and time below to register for the session (opens in a new tab).

If you cannot attend, please contact admissions at 978-630-9447 or admissions@mwcc.mass.edu.