NMCC’s Open House Draws Strong Turnout from County High School Students and Beyond

October 18, 2023

NMCC Dean of Students Matt Grillo speaks to prospective students in the gymnasium at the 10月13日th Open House event. (Image credit: C. 里)


Presque Isle, M.E. – Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) is pleased to announce the success of its Open House event, which took place last Friday, 10月13日th.  The event welcomed prospective students from Aroostook County high schools and beyond, and attracted a significant attendance from student prospects interested in quality, cost-effective education within a personalized and close-knit community.

Over 300 prospective students, their families, and community members visited the NMCC campus for the event, transforming the campus into a vibrant hub of activity. Friday’s event offered a wide range of information sessions and tours, and provided a comprehensive look at what NMCC has to offer.

“We are thrilled by the turnout and enthusiasm displayed by all who attended our Open House,” said Sarah Stackhouse, Director of 招生 at NMCC. “The success of this event underscores the strong interest in higher education and career development within our community. NMCC is committed to providing accessible, quality education, and we are always excited to meet with prospective students and show them why NMCC is a great educational option right here in Aroostook County.”

During the event, prospective students were given guided campus tours where they had the opportunity to explore NMCC’s advanced facilities, including modern classrooms and simulation centers, 实验室, and student services areas.  Visitors were also able to learn about NMCC’s diverse program offerings and engage with NMCC’s faculty and staff; this included an opportunity to gain insight into financial aid information, admissions guidance, and NMCC’s student life community.  Students and chaperones also enjoyed a complimentary meal in NMCC’s Reed 餐厅 Commons, a visit from the Falcon, and treats from the County Kettle Corn food truck.

For further information about NMCC and its programs, please visit 0l8.mcltire.com or contact the NMCC 招生 Department at admissions@mcltire.com.


About Northern Maine Community College: Founded in 1961, NMCC is an accredited two-year public community college located in Presque Isle, Maine. The College is committed to excellence in learning and offers over 30 innovative associate degree and certificate-level programs both online and in-person. NMCC is one of seven colleges in the Maine Community College System. To learn more: visit 0l8.mcltire.com or call NMCC 招生 at 207-768-2785.


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