Middlesex Community College to Hold “Super Saturday Registration Blitz” on Aug. 22

A “Super Saturday Registration Blitz” to be held at the Connecticut Community Colleges on August 22 will allow students to “Stay Near. Go Far.” with their college education. Middlesex Community College, along with the 12 community colleges of the Connecticut State College and Universities (CSCU) system, will host this event to help new community college students enroll in fall classes.

The “Super Saturday Registration Blitz” will offer one-stop access to fall 2015 class registration at the state’s 12 community colleges. On Saturday, Aug. 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., MxCC will be open for registration and application fee waivers will be available. MxCC staff members will also assist students through the registration process and with class schedules, course selection, financial aid, testing and other matters. Food and refreshments will be served.

“At the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system, we are making it easy and quick for students to enroll in fall classes,” said CSCU President Gregory Gray. “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.”

The event will be held at community college campuses statewide including: Asnuntuck Community College, Enfield; Capital Community College, Hartford; Gateway Community College, New Haven; Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport; Manchester Community College, Manchester; Middlesex Community College, Middletown; Naugatuck Valley Community College, Waterbury; Northwestern Connecticut Community College, Winsted; Norwalk Community College, Norwalk; Quinebaug Community College, Danielson; Three Rivers Community College, Norwich; and Tunxis Community College, Farmington.

For more information, visit www.StayNearGoFar.com.