Virtual Open House Week

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Sessions & Schedule

Join us for our next Open House Week this August 17-23, online and in-person! This is your chance to learn all about SPSCC from staff, faculty, and current students. Browse sessions below and don't forget to RSVP for the session(s) you want to attend!

In-Person Sessions

Getting to Know SPSCC

Saturday, Aug. 21, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.  |  Bldg. 35, Rm. 151  |  RSVP Now>

Sunday, Aug. 22, 4 - 6 p.m.  |  Bldg. 35, Rm. 151  |  RSVP Now>

Are you thinking about becoming a student at SPSCC? Join us for an event that will cover all the basics (and pick up some SPSCC swag)! Explore academic options and learn about the enrollment process with an Admissions Information Session. Hear from our current Student Ambassadors in a Student Panel and wrap things up with an informational Campus Tour. All live and in person, we can't wait to see you.

SPSCC Application Session

Tuesday, Aug. 17, 1 - 2 p.m.  |  Bldg. 22, Rm. 205  |  RSVP Now>

In our Application Session, you will learn about the enrollment steps, get a sneak peek at the student portal, and follow along with an Outreach/Admissions Specialist as we walk you through the application in real time. At the end of the session, you’ll have applied to the college and know what your next steps are to become a student. This session is great for anyone who knows they want to be a student at SPSCC and would like support filling out the application and learning about the enrollment process.

High School Completion & GED Prep Information Session 

Tuesday, Aug. 17, 3 - 4 p.m.  |  Bldg. 28, Rm. 107  |  RSVP Now>

Learn about SPSCC’s two adult high school completion options: High School+ and GED Prep. At the end of the session, you’ll fill out an Admissions & Registration Form to apply to the college and register for a fall HS+ or GED Prep class. You’ll also get information for how to get ready for class and what to expect when class starts.

College in the High School Information Session

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 4 - 5 p.m.  |  Bldg. 22, Rm. 205  |  RSVP Now>

Sunday, Aug. 22, 10 - 11 a.m.  |  Bldg. 26, Rm. 104  |  RSVP Now>

Are you a high school student or parent of a high schooler who has questions about College in the High School as a dual enrollment option? Come learn all about how the program works, how to qualify, and how to get started.

Tutoring at SPSCC: Learning Support Services

Tuesday, Aug. 17, 1 - 2 p.m.  |  Bldg. 22, Rm. 112 (LSS East)  |  RSVP Now>

Join Learning Support Services staff for an overview of tutoring at SPSCC, including face-to-face and online options. We will also share three essential study strategies for college success, as well as make time for Q&A to see how we can best support you while at SPSCC.

Online Sessions

Virtual Admissions Information Session

Tuesday, Aug. 17, 9 - 10 a.m.  |  RSVP Now>

In the Virtual Admissions Information Session, you’ll have an Outreach/Admissions Specialist guide you through degree and certificate options, financial aid, facts and figures and the enrollment process. The Virtual Admissions Information Session is perfect for anyone who needs a little more information about the college before deciding if they would like to apply.

Virtual SPSCC Application Session

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2 - 3 p.m.  |   RSVP Now>

In our Virtual Application Session, you will learn about the enrollment steps, get a sneak peek at your student portal, and follow along with an Outreach/Admissions Specialist as we walk you through the application in real time. At the end of the session you’ll have applied to the college and know what your next steps are to becoming a student. This session is great for anyone who knows they want to be a student at SPSCC and would like support filling out the application and learning about the enrollment process.

Virtual Campus Tour

Thursday, Aug. 19, 1 - 2 p.m.  |  RSVP Now>

In our Virtual Campus Tour, you will learn about our Olympia and Lacey campuses, buildings, and resources. We’ll also cover academics and the enrollment process. This tour is great for anyone who is interested in learning more about the campus and getting familiar with the buildings.

Running Start Information Q&A

Thursday, Aug. 19, 12 - 1 p.m.  |  RSVP Now>

Interested in being a Running Start student this fall? There is still time to apply and sign up for classes! Watch the full RS Information Session video and then join us for the Q&A where you can meet the Running Start Educational Planners and the Assessment Team to answer any of your questions!

College in the High School Information Session

Friday, Aug. 20, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.  |  RSVP Now>

Are you a high school student or parent of a high schooler who has questions about College in the High School as a dual enrollment option? Come learn all about how the program works, how to qualify, and how to get started.

IGNITE & Black Scholars Program Information Session

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2 - 3 p.m.  |   RSVP Now>

The IGNITE and Black Scholars Program are two student support programs that provide students with community, mentorship, textbook assistance, and more.

Adult Basic Education & I-BEST Information Session

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 10 -11 a.m.  |   RSVP Now>

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.  |  RSVP Now>

In Adult Basic Education classes, you can review and build skills in reading, writing, math, or computer skills. Classes are $35 or free! In the I-BEST program, you can take college classes with the support of two teachers.

Virtual Student Panel

Friday, Aug. 20, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.  |   RSVP Now>

Join our Student Ambassadors to learn more about SPSCC from a current student's perspective. Ask questions in real time and get an idea of what SPSCC is like from the people who live success amplified!

Student Life: Engagement & Beyond

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 12 - 1 p.m.  |   RSVP Now>

Join us as we discuss the Student Life office and all the opportunities we provide to keep you engaged and have a great collegiate experience.

Placement Made Easy

Thursday, Aug. 19, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.  |   RSVP Now>

Join us for a breakdown of how you can be placed into the best level of math and English classes for you.

Tutoring at SPSCC: Learning Support Services

Thursday, Aug. 19, 1 - 2 p.m.  |  RSVP Now>

Join Learning Support Services staff for an overview of tutoring at SPSCC, including face-to-face and online options. We will also share three essential study strategies for college success, as well as make time for Q&A to see how we can best support you while at SPSCC.

Mind Hacking: Tricks to Boost Concentration While Learning From Home 

Monday, Aug. 23, 10 - 10:30 a.m.  |  RSVP Now>

Stop fighting with yourself by relying on willpower to focus. In this session with SPSCC counselor Ross Artwohl, you will learn alternative strategies that really work to boost attention.