News Archive

Adult Education Program Expanding Services to Ville Platte

VILLE PLATTE – Citizens in Evangeline Parish who want to earn their high school equivalency diploma will be able to do so close to home. South Louisiana Community College is expanding its Adult Education Program to its C.B. Coreil Campus in Ville Platte.

Registration for the first class is set for 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11 with classes starting the following week on Monday, Sept. 18. The campus is located at 1124 Vocational Drive in Ville Platte.

SLCC Announces Fall 2017 Scholarship Recipients

More than $30,000 in scholarships was awarded to students at South Louisiana Community College for the current Fall semester.

Through the generosity of companies and individuals in Acadiana, these students will have a portion or nearly all of their education for the Fall semester paid. Recipients include a diverse mix of majors at SLCC, from registered nursing and clinical lab technician to business and industrial technology. The students also attend a wide variety of SLCC’s ten campuses/instructional sites.

Scholarships and recipients include:

Transfer Experience Heading to Southern University in October

The Center for Minority Excellence hosts college tours each semester to allow CME participants who plan on transferring visit 4-year schools to learn about the transfer process and experience what it is like to be a student at a 4-year university.

Student Government Collecting Food Donations

Student Government Organizations at SLCC are competing with one another this month - all for a good cause. The groups are collecting food donations throughout September – Hunger Action Month. The organization that collects the most donations will win prize. The contest – which kicked off Sept. 5 – is sponsored by the Student Government Association. 

For more information, contact an SGA member or the Office of Student Engagement at (337) 521-6985.

SLCC to Re-Open Thursday; Classes to Resume

All South Louisiana Community College campuses and sites will be open August 31, 2017, and classes will be held as normal.

SLCC Closed Wednesday; Expect to Open Thursday

All South Louisiana Community College campuses and sites will be closed Wednesday, August 30. The college expects to open and resume classes on Thursday, August 31. 

All SLCC Campuses and Sites Closed Today

All South Louisiana Community College campuses and sites will be closed today, Tuesday, August 29, because of inclement weather. Please take caution if you must travel today. 

Monday Evening Update

As of this evening, there's no change in the earlier update in terms of weather-related closures. Campus officials are continuing to monitor weather reports and updates will be issued as necessary. The following message is still accurate. 

Weather Update - Campus Closures in Abbeville, New Iberia, St. Martinville

South Louisiana Community College campuses in Abbeville, New Iberia (including the International School of Aviation Excellence), and St. Martinville are closed for the remainder of today, August 28 because of inclement weather. The Abbeville and New Iberia campuses will remain closed Tuesday, August 29. Administrators are continuing to monitor weather conditions. Updates will be posted to the college's website, social media accounts, and in local media. 

SLCC Open Monday

All South Louisiana Community College campuses will be open tomorrow. Administrators are continuing to monitor weather conditions and any updates will be posted to the college's website, social media accounts, and in local media. Students should contact their instructors if they cannot attend class due to weather-related issues. Employees should contact their supervisor if they are unable to work due weather-related issues.