July 27, 2016

For immediate release

Contact: Esther Watstein 203-332-5226

Housatonic Community College Orientation for Incoming Students

First time HCC students starting classes this fall are required to attend New Student Orientation taking place on Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 2 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Beacon Hall. Check in is between 2:00pm - 2:30pm in Beacon Hall Room 214. Fall classes start at HCC on Monday, Aug. 29.

Students who are registered for the fall term classes can register for New Student Orientation online at the HCC website, www.Housatonic.edu, by Aug. 1.

The program will familiarize students with student services, activities, and programs. Students will tour the campus and meet with faculty and staff. Parents and Loved Ones are invited to attend Orientation with special programs for them on college policies and student support. Refreshments are provided.

For further information, contact Kelly Hope, Director of Student Activities at khope@hcc.commnet.edu, or 203-332-5973.