FARMINGTON—Tunxis Community College will hold a “Super Saturday Registration Blitz” on Saturday, Aug. 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the 100 Building to help students choose courses and register for fall semester.
The event is one of 12 being held across the state at Connecticut Community Colleges. The Tunxis event will offer one-stop assistance in the registration process and with class schedules, course selection, financial aid, placement testing (for those who arrive prior to 12 p.m.), and other matters. Application fee waivers may be available.
Those who have not yet applied for admission should bring a high school diploma or GED, immunization records, and unofficial college transcripts. Students who haven’t already applied for financial aid are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid immediately. The FAFSA can be submitted online at www.fafsa.gov, and Tunxis’ school code is 009764.
“At the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system, we are making it easy and quick for students to enroll in fall classes,” CSCU President Gregory Gray said in a press release. “On Aug. 22, we are making community college staff available to prospective students to help get them started on the path to a college degree at the state’s community colleges—Connecticut’s best value in higher education.”
In addition to the Saturday blitz, Tunxis will also hold late registration on Tuesday, Aug. 25 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and final registration on Wednesday, Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Classes begin on Monday, Aug. 31.
For more information, contact Tunxis Admissions at (860) 773-1490 or visit them online at www.tunxis.edu/SuperSat.