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FCC Provides Assistance & Student Resources

At FCC, we offer assistance with food, childcare, mental health, tutoring, mentoring, and more. Please take our survey below to let us know how we can help you become successful in your academic year. Also, reach out or visit us at the Welcome Center anytime, we look forward to meeting you!

How Can We Help? • Student Assistance Survey

Free Tickets to 72 Film Fest Now Available

Screenings Friday & Saturday, October 7 & 8 • The Weinberg Center

Visit the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement for free tickets to see the incredible results of this year's 72 Film Fest, a time-based competition challenging filmmaking teams with creating a short movie in less than 72 hours. Vote for your favorites on Friday and check out the finalists on Saturday!

Preview the Film Guide at 72Fest.com

Share Your Thoughts!

Cougar Café Student Survey is Now Open

Please share your thoughts and tell us what you think about the FCC Cougar Cafe. Your opinion is important to us. Click below to get started. Thank you!

Cougar Cafe Student Survey

We are Raising Mental Health Awareness

Sign Up to Receive a Free T-shirt

Click below to reserve your free t-shirt to wear on Monday, October 17, then wear it and join us at Noon in the Cougar Café to kick off Wellness Week with a group picture. To further raise awareness, keep smiling and taking photos for social media throughout the day. More at Counseling & Wellness Services

Reserve Your Free T-shirt Today!

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 Academic Dates


Mark Your Calendar

October 7
First 10-Week: Last Day to Withdraw
Second 10-Week: Last Day 50% Refund
Second 5-Week: Last Day 50% Refund

FCC Fall 2022 Academic College Calendar

 Campus Events & Activities


It's National Voter Education Week

Now through October 7 • Election Day is November 8

Get ready for the November election at VoterEducationWeek.org or visit us in the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement in H101 to ask questions, request assistance with voter readiness, and more. 

Visit VoterEducationWeek.org

Fall 2022 Campus Book Discussion

October 11 • 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. • Conference Center (Room E126)

Frederick Community College proudly presents this year’s campus book: Tommy Orange’s There There. Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend these discussions focusing on themes found in the book. 

Fall 2022 Campus Book Discussion • Event Details

Spark a Conversation: Move Beyond Strangers

October 11 • 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • MOSAIC Center (H102)

Join us in the MOSAIC Center to meet and visit 1:1 with a member of the LGBTQ+ community, enjoy conversation, ask questions, and explore the world from a different point of view. Light refreshments will be served.

FCC Events Calendar • Spark a Conversation

Lunch & Learn | Bystander Intervention Training

October 17 • 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. • Conference Center (Room E126)

Enjoy a free Panera lunch while learning how to step up and step in with Bystander Intervention Training. Sign up using the link below. 

Register to Attend • October 17 • Lunch & Learn

Wellness Week at Frederick Community College

Daily Events • Monday, October 17 through Friday, October 21

Join us for Wellness Week beginning Monday, October 17, through Friday, October 21, at FCC this fall. Each day offers unique opportunities and experiences to get and stay healthy throughout the year. Learn more!

Wellness Week • Daily Events & Activities

Harm Reduction & Narcan Training

October 18 • 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. • Student Center

Learn what to do and how you can help others during this hour-long training led by the Frederick County Health Department. Click below to learn more.

Harm Reduction & Narcan Training • October 18

FCC Wellness Fair

October 19 • 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Student Center

Meet area experts to find out how to assess, improve and manage the many important aspects of your well-being while discovering valuable wellness resources available to you right here in Frederick County.

FCC Wellness Fair • October 19

Virtual Financial Aid Information Session

October 19 • 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. • Join Us on Zoom

From financial aid basics to details about the wide variety of available sources, this information-packet online session includes a valuable Q&A portion as well. Register to attend or receive a link to the recorded session following the event.

Financial Aid Session Registration Form

Explore Washington, D.C.! 

October 28 • 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Get ready to spend the day in Washington D.C. Meet us in the morning on campus, relax on the bus ride into the city, enjoy the day on your own at the National Mall, and then settle in for a ride back to FCC. In person registration required. Visit the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement (Room H101) to sign up and learn more.

FCC Events Calendar • FCC in DC Day

 Career & Transfer Corner


Frederick County Parks & Recreation is Now Hiring

October 4 • 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Student Center Lobby

Visit with staff from Frederick County Parks & Recreation to hear about current and seasonal job opportunities. Earn money at a fun recreational job while working with the public and enjoying the great outdoors.

Frederick County Parks & Recreation Hiring Event • October 4

Join Us for Transfer Tuesday This Evening

October 4 • 4:45 to 5:30 p.m. • Join Us on Zoom

Find out what you need to know about transferring from FCC to a four-year college or university. This information-packed event provides you with tips and tools to smoothly navigate the process. Learn how to get started, what to do, where to go, and how to keep track along the way. Bring your questions!

Transfer Tuesday Zoom Link • Meeting ID 851 9568 3643

Grand Canyon University Transfer Event

October 5 • 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Come by to meet and talk with Kiah McRae (kiah.mcrae@gcu.edu), University Development Counselor at Grand Canyon University, during our upcoming transfer event. Visit FCC Transfer Services or download our flyer to learn more.

GCU Transfer Event • October 5

Careers with the U.S. Navy

October 5 • 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Student Center Lobby

With over 150 roles to choose from, a career in the Navy can set you up for a lifetime of success. Every single field is open - explore the options below to find the job that fits your goals. Learn more at navy.com/careers

U.S. Navy Hiring Event • October 5

Now Hiring • 22nd Century Technologies

October 6 • 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Student Center Lobby

Actively recruiting for temporary 2022 Maryland State Board of Elections positions, 22nd Century Technologies is offering hourly rates of pay ranging from $19.29-$28.56 depending upon the position. Various assignments are available. Visit with our representatives to learn more.

22nd Century Technologies Hiring Event • October 6

You're Invited! FCC Fall 2022 Transfer Fair

October 6 • 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • FCC Athletics Center

Connect with four-year colleges and universities right here at FCC. Meet admissions representatives, learn how to continue your studies, discover hundreds of program options, ask questions, gather information, and more.

FCC Transfer Fair • October 6

 Clubs and Organizations


You're Invited! FCC Club Meetings & Events

Participate in upcoming meetings to interact with other students, cultivate your leadership skills, and strengthen your understanding on a wide range of topics.

Biotechnology Club Meeting
October 4 • 2:15 to 3:15 p.m.

Bio & Pre-Health Club
October 6 • 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

FCC Calendar of Club Meetings & Events

FCC Clubs Welcome New Members

Our clubs and organizations are as diverse as our student population, offering the opportunity to participate in events, meet others with similar interests, or simply enjoy quality entertainment.

Anime Club Meetings
Join fellow students, meet new friends and find out what's happening!
Meetings: Mondays & Thursdays • 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

FCC Calendar of Club Meetings & Events

 MYFCC Student Portal


Campus Safety Awareness Month Continues

FCC Public Safety and the Mid-Atlantic Center for Emergency Management teams are committed to public safety and YOUR safety. It only takes 3-5 minutes for someone to bleed out from a traumatic injury and only one minute for you to help. The potentially life-saving video below details what you can do to stop traumatic bleeding. Stop the Bleed kits are located in the AED cabinets in each building on campus.

Stop the Bleed • Save a Life

Special Note: COVID-19 Reporting

If you test positive for COVID, please be sure to report the positive case to AVPStudentAffairs@frederick.edu. We will assist you with notifying your professors and determining when you can return to campus. Thank you!

AVPStudentAffairs@frederick.edu

Construction Notice

Parking Deck Closure • Now through December 1

Beginning October 3, the Parking Deck will be closed to allow for scheduled maintenance and repair work. Parking lots on campus will remain open during this time. Please note, the parking deck re-opening date is an estimate and may need to be extended in the event of inclement weather. Thank you for your patience while this necessary work is completed.

FCC Campus Map & Directions

Stay in the Loop!

Here you will find valuable student resources, including student services tools, event announcements, registration and student account links, social updates, academic support links, and more.

Visit frederick.edu/MyFCC
Contact Us

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