Current Operating Status
As of Monday, March 23, courses are online only, with a few exceptions directed by the North Carolina Community College System “to accommodate the critical need for public safety and public health services in response to this crisis.”
CARES Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund
The Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) was signed into law to provide financial support (economic relief) to students who were impacted by the interruption of classes due to the pandemic emergency.
Academic and Student Services
As of Tuesday, March 31, all services are being provided remotely.
Academic Skills Center/Tutoring Labs (Writing Center, Math Supplemental Instruction, and Accounting/Business Lab)
Online tutoring available 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on Fridays. Go to the ASC web page for directions.
Not available at this time.
For admission, residency, transcripts, or graduation processing, send email to email@example.com. Chat feature is available on WCC webpages for live conversations during regular business hours and messages can be left otherwise. Look for the chat box in the lower right corner of every page.
Services available through the store’s website.
For questions or concerns about payments, holds, or other issues related to paying for classes, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Career Services, Disability Services, Clinical Services, placement testing, and allied health, send email to email@example.com. Chat feature is available on WCC webpages for live conversations during regular business hours and messages can be left otherwise. Look for the chat box in the lower right corner of every page.
Current students can visit the eLearning page to view helpful resources for online classes. Students who need forms signed can email them to either Julie Marciel-Rozzi (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Randall Shearon (email@example.com) and they will sign and turn the forms in, then respond to student with a copy.
Go to the Foundation webpage for information and to access the online scholarship application. High school seniors’ applications for Fall 2020 scholarships are due April 30. Current students’ applications for summer scholarships, which are limited in number, are also due April 30.
Wireless coverage has been boosted on campus to create drive-up Wi-Fi hotspots. They are
- the parking lot between the Wayne Learning Center and the digital marquee at the front of the campus,
- the parking lot adjacent to the new construction, and
- the parking lot in front of the Spruce building (across from the tennis courts) at the back of the campus.
United Way of Wayne County has created a list of “Park and Learn” open Wi-Fi sites around Wayne County. For assistance with finding the site nearest you, call 919-735-3591.
For those beyond Wayne County, the NC Department of Information Technology provides lists of public Wi-Fi access locations and free or affordable service offerings from vendors across the state. It includes an interactive map to help locate free Wi-Fi.
Remember to follow the rules of social distancing when working at public Wi-Fi access locations.
Not available at this time.
Not available at this time. (My Bison ID password issues? Contact the 24/7 Help Desk.)
For general college or program information, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Special Academic Program Notes
Workforce Continuing Education’s ed2go online courses are an option for individuals who want to continue learning in the safety of their homes. ed2go provides hundreds of career-related and personal enrichment courses. They are offered in eight-week sessions, both instructor-led and self-paced, and result in 2.4 Continuing Education Units. For go more information, go to the ed2go webpage.
The application deadlines for Allied Health limited admission programs have been extended to April 9 for Associate Degree Nursing and Dental Hygiene and May 7 for Medical Assisting, Medical Laboratory Technology, Pharmacy Technology, Dental Assisting and Practical Nursing. Counseling and Admissions/Records are working with students to complete their interviews and application needs. Allied Health interviews are being conducted by phone. Contact Counseling Services with questions or to schedule an interview.
Last updated 4/16/20