Preview Day to showcase San Jacinto College programs, facilities
03.25.2015 | By Rob Vanya
San Jacinto College student Jahir Jimenez tells visitors about services available at the Welcome Center during a recent campus tour. Preview Day will allow visitors to tour facilities at all three San Jacinto College campuses. Photo credit: Rob Vanya, San Jacinto College marketing, public relations, and government affairs department.
San Jacinto College will host Preview Day 2015 events at all three campuses, providing the public an opportunity to learn about the programs, services, facilities, and activities available at the College. The events are free and open to the public.
Academic and technical programs, Continuing & Professional Development, Honors programs, dual credit options, student life activities, athletics, and student services will be showcased during Preview Day. Faculty, staff, and students will be on hand to answer questions about enrollment, financial aid, and educational planning. Activities will include campus tours, presentations and resource fairs. One $250 San Jacinto College scholarship will be awarded by drawing at each campus.
Area high school students, veterans, home-schooled students, and workforce professionals looking to attend college for the first time, return to college, upgrade job skills, or receive additional training are encouraged to attend Preview Day at their nearest San Jacinto College campus.
The following are campus dates, times, and locations:
• North Campus – Tuesday, April 14 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Welcome Center. The North Campus is located at 5800 Uvalde in Houston.
• South Campus – Thursday, April 16 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Welcome Center. The South Campus is located at 13735 Beamer Road in Houston.
• Central Campus – Thursday, April 23 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Interactive Learning Center lobby. The Central Campus is located at 8060 Spencer Highway in Pasadena.
For more information about Preview Day, please visit sanjac.edu or call 281-998-6150.
About San Jacinto College
Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. As an Achieving the Dream Leader College, San Jacinto College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of approximately 30,000 credit students. The College offers 186 degrees and certificates, with 46 technical programs and a university transfer division. Students benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success, and job training programs that are renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.