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Future Students

Welcome to Wor-Wic Community College. We want you to succeed! The following information will help you take the first steps to a successful college experience at Wor-Wic.

Admissions

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Are you a high school junior or senior? Get a jump start on your future and earn college credits with our dual enrollment program.

Ready to get on the fast track to starting your college career at Wor-Wic? All of the information you will need to get started at Wor-Wic, from applying to the college to starting classes, is under our Ten Steps to Getting Started.

What is diagnostic assessment? Wor-Wic administers free diagnostic assessments that analyze a student's academic strengths and weaknesses in reading, mathematics and writing to assist you in the appropriate selection of courses. Find out if you need these assessments before you register for courses and review the testing schedule for planning purposes.

Are you a first-time student? Do your parents or family want to know more about the college experience? Prior to the beginning of your classes, attend a new student orientation. For more information about open houses or new student orientation dates and times, our Admissions Policy and Application Procedures, contact our Admissions Office.

Do you need to take the College Study course? Learn the skills necessary to be successful in your classes from our Fundamentals of College StudyAdobe Portable Document Format (PDF) icon course.

Need information about transferring credits? Find out about transferring credits from high school, other colleges and universities, foreign institutions and the military to Wor-Wic.

Academics

Want to know more about the programs and courses at Wor-Wic? Descriptions of our Credit Programs and samples of our Course Syllabi are available to help you make the best decisions for you college career.

Are you informed about this semester’s need-to-know dates? Our Academic Calendar will keep you informed about the important dates you need to know like registration, drop and withdrawal periods, and payment deadlines.

Short on time? Need more flexibility in your course schedule? In addition to an assortment of Distance Learning options, Wor-Wic offers back-to back eight week classes. Check out our Class Schedules.

Student Services

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Questions about tuition and financial assistance? Tuition and fees at Wor-Wic are about one third of the average cost at public four-year colleges in Maryland. Wor-Wic also offers a variety of financial aid and scholarship opportunities. For more information call our Financial Aid office at 410-334-2905.

Do you need help with a disability or personal counseling? Find out about our Services for Students with Disabilities and Counseling Services. For more information contact Suzanne Alexander, our Director of Counseling at 410-334-2900 or salexander@worwic.edu.

Do you need one-on-one help to improve your study skills? It can helpful to meet with a counselor about study skills, time management, and test anxiety. For more information contact Deirdra Johnson, our Director of Retention Student Success at (410) 334-2902 or djohnson@worwic.edu.

Campus Resources

Buying textbooks or software? Visit our Bookstore for more than just books. Convenient and easy on the wallet, the bookstore has great gift ideas, as well as the latest best-sellers, course supplies, backpacks and snacks.

Need to find your way around campus? Our Directions will help you find Wor-Wic’s campus and our Campus Map will help you get to all of your classes.

Need a parking pass or student ID? Parking passes, student IDs and a copy of Wor-Wic's parking regulations can be obtained from the receptionist in the lobby of the Academic and Administrative Building (AAB). For more information call 410-334-2800.

Looking for child care? Check out the fund and education programs offered at our Child Development Center. Time slots correspond with our class schedules.

What to have some fun and get involved in campus activities? Enjoy relaxing in the lounges and game room in the Student Center. You can play some hoops and get healthy using the equipment in the Fitness Center. Also, there are many Student Organizations you can get involved in. For more information contact Katherine Jones, Director of Student Activities at (410) 334-2892 or kjones@worwic.edu.

College.gov

College.govExternal Link was designed by students for students and features first-person accounts of students who overcame challenges to going to college such as peer pressure, lack of family support, and financial barriers. It provides relevant, comprehensive information about why to go, how to go, and how to pay for college or other postsecondary education programs. If you have not previously considered higher education a viable option, this site may inform and inspire you to create your own "roadmap" to college.

For More Information

Can’t find the information on our website? Our College Catalog gives your detailed information about all of the programs and resources at Wor-Wic.

Want to send us a message? You can email us a message on our Contact WWCC page with any questions or concerns.

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