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Math Blitz – Get Help in Math on Nov. 17

The Center for Minority Excellence is hosting a Math Blitz event to offer students some help in Math. The event will take place Friday, Nov. 17 in room 102 of the Ardoin Building in Lafayette. A Q&A session starts at 8:45 a.m. and is followed by tutoring sessions for LFMA 0083 and 0093; and Math 1105 College Algebra. 

Math Blitz - Math Tutoring with Center for Minority Excellence

Join Us -- Final Open House Today in Abbeville

Potential students and parents can learn about academic programs, admissions, and financial aid from South Louisiana Community College faculty, staff, and students during an Open House event in Abbeville tonight. 

The Open House is as follows:​

  • Thursday, Nov. 9 – Gulf Area Campus, 1115 Clover Street in Abbeville from 4 – 6 p.m.

To register for this event, visit www.solacc.edu/openhouse. Call Admissions at (337) 521-9000 or email admissions@solacc.edu for more info. 

LPN to RN Program Coming to SLCC's Opelousas Campus

OPELOUSAS – A shortage of registered nurses is looming as baby boomers enter retirement. The U.S. Bureau of Labor projects the need for nearly 650,000 replacement nurses in the workforce bringing the total number of job openings for nurses to 1.09 million in 2024. South Louisiana Community College is creating a program at its T.H. Harris Campus in Opelousas to address this shortage locally.

Nearly 40 Employers, Universities Will Be at Nov. 9 Career/Transfer Fair in Opelousas

OPELOUSAS – Nearly 40 employers and universities will be at SLCC’s T.H. Harris Campus Thursday, Nov. 9 for a Career and Transfer Fair. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and conclude at 1 p.m. The T.H. Harris Campus is located at 332 E. South Street in Opelousas.

Students, alumni, and the public are invited to visit with employers looking to hire during this free event. Visitors are encouraged to bring copies of their resumes.

Companies and universities scheduled to be at the Career and Transfer Fair include:

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Fall Open House Starts Monday in Crowley & New Iberia

Potential students and parents can learn about academic programs, admissions, and financial aid from South Louisiana Community College faculty, staff, and students during a series of Open House events in October and November. 

The community college is hosting Fall 2017 Open House events at eight its campuses, starting October 30.  

The Open House schedule is as follows:

First-of-its-Kind Workforce Collaboration in Louisiana

OPELOUSAS – South Louisiana Community College, the board of directors for Local Workforce Development Board #40, and area parish presidents in Acadiana are partnering to improve workforce development in the region. The collaboration – a first for a community college in Louisiana – falls under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) enacted in 2014.

Transfer Recruiter Visit Oct. 17 in Lafayette

Students will have the opportunity to visit with transfer recruiters from 4-year universities tomorrow. The Transfer Recruitment Fair will take place from 9 a.m. - noon in the Devalcourt Lobby on the Lafayette Campus. Students can learn about the transfer process and what is needed to smoothly transfer after graduation. 

Representatives from these schools are scheduled to be at the fair: LSUA, UL Lafayette, UL Monroe, Stephen F. Austin State University, SUNO, and Southeastern. 

For more information, contact SLCC's Career, Transfer, and Advising Center at (337) 521-6984. 

Nearly 30 Employers to Attend Ville Platte Career Fair Oct. 18

VILLE PLATTE – Nearly 30 employers will be at the Ville Platte Civic Center on Wednesday, Oct. 18 for a Career Fair. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and conclude at 1 p.m. The Ville Platte Civic Center is located at 704 N. Soileau Street.

The Career Fair is being hosted by SLCC’s C.B. Coreil Campus in Ville Platte along with the City of Ville Platte, OneAcadiana, the Lafayette Economic Development Authority, and the Louisiana Workforce Commission.

SLCC Sets Fall Open House Events Across Acadiana

Potential students and parents can learn about academic programs, admissions, and financial aid from South Louisiana Community College faculty, staff, and students during a series of Open House events in October and November. 

The community college is hosting Fall 2017 Open House events at eight its campuses, starting October 30.  

The Open House schedule is as follows:

Graduation Applications Due Monday, Oct. 9

You’ve come a long way, and graduation is just around the corner. Have you submitted your application for graduation? Deadline is Monday, Oct. 9. 

AFTER YOU APPLY