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RECORD NO. OF 4-YEAR SCHOOLS TO JOIN TCC’S COLLEGE DAY
From ODU to UVA to UNC - Oct. 29 info sessions to draw hundreds of students
HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – (Oct. 9, 2007) – Tidewater Community College welcomes more than 60 universities and colleges on Oct. 29 for College Day. Designed to provide an opportunity to meet representatives from four-year colleges and universities, College Day brings the future to TCC baccalaureate-bound students.
From Savannah College of Art Design to the University of Virginia to George Mason and James Madison universities to William and Mary to Kentucky State to Sweet Briar College and the universities of Georgia, North Carolina and Maryland the schools will join local universities in promoting their programs to TCC students who plan to transfer upon graduation. For the full list, go to: http://www.tcc.edu/events/collegetour/colleges.htm.
TCC offers two locations and times on Oct. 29:
- 9 -11 a.m. on the Portsmouth Campus and
- 1-3 p.m. at the Virginia Beach Campus, Advanced Technology Building.
For maps and driving directions, click MAPS.
All students interested in transfer can learn more about their future four-year college or gather information, application forms, catalogs and other materials from a variety of schools all in one day at TCC. For more information, call TCC’s Information Center, 822-1122.
Tidewater Community College - the largest provider of higher education and workforce development services in Hampton Roads - enrolls over 38,000 students annually, the second largest undergraduate student body in Virginia. The 35th largest community college in the nation, TCC is among the 20 fastest-growing large two-year institutions in the United States. Founded in 1968 as a part of the Virginia Community College System, the college serves the South Hampton Roads region with campuses in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach as well as the TCC Jeanne and George Roper Performing Arts Center in the theater district in downtown Norfolk, the Visual Arts Center in Olde Towne Portsmouth and a regional Advanced Technology Center in Virginia Beach. Forty-six percent of the region’s residents attending a college or university in Virginia last fall were enrolled at TCC. For more information,