JJC Holding Open House Saturday for High School Students
High school students and their families are invited to learn about academic programs, career paths, financial aid, and more at Joliet Junior College’s open house, Discover JJC, on Saturday Nov. 3 from 9 a.m. to noon on the Main Campus, 1215 Houbolt Road in Joliet.
Attendees will have the opportunity to:
• Tour JJC’s Main Campus
• Learn about more than 100 academic programs
• Meet with JJC faculty and staff
• Apply for admissions
• Find out about JJC’s dual-credit process
• Learn about financial aid, scholarships, and study-abroad opportunities
Students will also have the chance to attend two informational sessions. “Getting Started at JJC,” which will be held at 9:15, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. in room A-1061, will discuss admission requirements, ACT Compass placement testing and transfer information. “Paying for College” will be held in A-1002 at 9:15, 10:15 and 11:15 a.m., and will cover financial aid for college.
In addition, there will be refreshments and students will have the opportunity to enter a raffle and win an iPod, a $50 Bookstore gift certificate or a certificate to see a Planetarium show at JJC with 50 friends.
In conjunction with Discover JJC, the automotive program will hold free car check-ups the same day.