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Veterans Appreciation Ceremony

November 10 • 9:00 a.m. • Campus Flag Pole

The FCPS Career and Technology Center Homeland Security/Criminal Justice students are honoring veterans in our community during a ceremony on November 10. Breakfast and a short program will follow in the Student Center.

Veterans Appreciation Ceremony • Register to Attend

Let Your Creativity Shine!

FCC Art & Literary Magazine Now Accepting 2023 Submissions

Currently seeking student drawings, essays, interviews, paintings, photography, poetry, and stories, The Tuscarora Review is now welcoming submissions through January 13, 2023. Visit us online for guidelines, dates and details.

Let Your Creativity Shine! • Learn More

The FCC Holiday Food Box Event

FCC is partnering with Hungry Harvest to offer free produce-filled boxes, designed to feed four to five family members for an entire week, to students in November. Please note, one box per student while quantities last.

November 17 • 12:00 to 7:00 p.m. • Main Campus
November 17 • 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. • Monroe Center
November 18 • 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. • Main Campus

FCC Holiday Food Box Event • Sign Up Online Today

Internet Essentials from Comcast

The Federal Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)

A U.S. government program, the ACP provides qualified low-income households with a monthly credit towards service plans from select Internet and Mobile service providers including Comcast. Learn more at

Federal Affordable Connectivity Program • PDF Download

Our Annual FCC Halloween Celebration is October 31!

Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement (H101)

We're all about treats this Halloween at FCC. Join us to enjoy a free lunch, participate in our costume contest, paint your very own pumpkin, and more!

Free Lunches - Visit us in full costume in the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement and we'll treat you to a free lunch! (Available while supplies last.) 

Halloween Costume Contest - Become a contestant in our annual costume contest. Judging begins at 12:30 p.m. in the Student Center with prizes awarded to the top three student costumes and top staff group costume.

Pumpkin Painting - Showcase your artistic talents at our free Paint-a-Pumpkin station in the Student Center Lobby. (Available while supplies last.) 

Annual FCC Halloween Celebration • October 31

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 Academic Dates

Mark Your Calendar

October 31
15-Week: Last Day to Withdraw
First 10-Week: Last Day of Classes
Second 5-Week: Last Day of Classes

November 1
Third 5-Week: First Day of Classes

November 2
Third 5-Week: Last Day to Add

FCC Fall 2022 Academic College Calendar

 Campus Events & Activities

Have You Seen a Golden Pumpkin?

Now through November 4

Keep an eye out for those festive paper golden pumpkins around campus. If you find one, bring it to the Gladhill Learning Commons front desk upstairs in Linganore Hall to receive a free treat-filled goodie bag! (while quantities last)

Find a Golden Pumpkin! • Now through November 4

Explore STEM Careers Today

October 25 • 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. • Student Center

Discover the fastest growing STEM careers, explore career options, discuss new internship opportunities, gather valuable information and ask questions. Visit with representatives from AstraZeneca, Ernst & Young, Lonza and more.

STEM Career Meet Up • October 25

Anxiety Management Workshop with Free Chocolate!

October 26 • 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. • Student Center (H102)

Join us for proven and trusted anxiety-management, memory-recall and stress-relief techniques, key resources and people to help you thrive on test days, and some sweet chocolate treats (while quantities last.) Click below to sign up!

Anxiety Management Workshop • October 26

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

October 29 • 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. • Two Frederick County Locations

Protect your family and community by participating in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Dispose of prescription drugs at the Frederick County Health Department and MD State Police Barracks. Click below to learn more.

DEA National Prescription Take Back • October 29

You're Invited! Dia de los Muertos Celebration

October 31 • 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. • MOSAIC Center

Celebrate this lively and joyous occasion marked by intricate altars, dancing, and parades in cities by creating an "ofrenda" (Spanish: "offering"), learning about this special holiday, enjoying face painting and more.

Dia de los Muertos Celebration • October 31

How to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse (and College!)

November 9 • 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. • MOSAIC Center (H102)

Join us to discover the keys to surviving college, from understanding the importance of a growth mindset to learning ways to make your brain stronger. Find out how to apply these concepts and more to reach your goals!

How to Survive the Apocalypse • Reserve Your Seat! • November 9

Military Appreciation Week Film Screening

November 10 • 11:00 a.m. • MOSAIC Center (H102)

You're invited to view "The Crossing" with a panel of FCC student veterans. This first episode of the PBS documentary series, "American Veteran," explores why individuals volunteer to serve in the military and more.

Military Appreciation Week • Film Screening • November 10

 Career & Transfer Corner

The Home Team Senior Care • Now Hiring

October 25 • 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Student Center Lobby

Seeking those with a passion for assisting seniors, The Home Team Senior Care is offering rewarding career opportunities to exemplary caregivers.

Home Team Senior Care • October 25

Discover the U.S. Marine Corps

October 26 • 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Student Center Lobby

The Marine Corps mission reflects every Marine's purpose. In essence, our Nation is that purpose. Most people interested in becoming a Marine have a lot of questions. Come by our table to meet us and learn more.

U.S. Marine Corps Recruitment Table • October 26

University of Pittsburgh School of Education Welcomes You

October 31 • 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. • Student Center Lobby

Experience world-class education programs at the Pitt School of Education. Meet Admissions & Recruitment Manager LaToya Walters and discuss program options, education careers, research opportunities, and more.

University of Pittsburgh Welcomes You • October 31

It's Transfer Tuesday!

Meet up with us on Zoom for an information-packed event to gain the tips and tools you need to smoothly navigate the transfer process. Learn how to get started, what to do, where to go, and how to keep track along the way.

October 25 • 4:45 to 5:30 p.m.
November 1 • 4:45 to 5:30 p.m.

It's Transfer Tuesday! • November 1

Mark Your Calendars! Upcoming Transfer Events

Discover your future during upcoming transfer events. Click below, visit FCC Transfer Services or download our flyer to learn more.

FSU • University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH)
October 26 • 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

University of Pittsburgh - School of Education
October 31 • 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Catholic University of America
November 1 • 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Neumann University of Pennsylvania
November 2 • 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

FCC Transfer Services

 Clubs and Organizations

FCC Theatre Presents "PUFFS the Play" • Free Tickets Available

Showing November 4, 5, 11 & 12 • 8:00 p.m. • Black Box Theater 

Performed world-wide for audiences for all ages, PUFFS the Play is a parody of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. A must-see performance, FCC students and employees may can receive up to two free vouchers to attend the show! 

See PUFFS the Play! • November 4, 5, 11 & 12

Find Out What's New & What's Happening

Check out student clubs and organizations at Frederick Community College. Explore upcoming events and activities, gather the latest news, and more.

Student Government Association (SGA)
October 25 • 3:30 p.m. • H111

Ceramics Club Meeting
October 25 • 4:30 p.m. • Pottery Studio

Criminal Justice Club Meeting
October 26 • 3:00 p.m. • A016

CRU Club Tie Dye Event
October 26 • 3:30 p.m. • H106C

African Student Association Meeting
October 27 • 3:15 p.m. • H102/Virtual

ASL Club
October 31 • 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. • H102

Rotaract Club
Every Monday • 1:00 p.m. • H106C

Anime Club Meetings
Mondays & Thursdays • 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. • H239

Culinary Club
Every other Tuesday • 3:00 p.m. • Monroe Center

Bio & Pre Health Club

Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA)

Honors Student Association (HSA)

Literary Café

Muslim Student Association (MSA)

Nursing Club


Frederick Community College • SGA, Clubs & Organizations

 MYFCC Student Portal

Free Tickets! Weinberg Center for the Arts

Enjoy a show at the Weinberg this holiday season on us! Visit the Office of Student Leadership & Engagement (H101) to receive your free tickets.

Frederick Speaker Series featuring Jon Meacham • November 20 • 3:00 p.m.
Lightwire Theater - A Very Electric Christmas • November 25 • 2:00 p.m.

Free tickets available to FCC students, faculty and staff while quantities last.

Holiday Performance Schedule •

FCC Visitors Lot is Now Open

Both the roadway loop in front of Linganore Hall and the Visitor's Parking Lot have re-opened on campus. Please note, the Frederick County TransIT bus services remain in the temporary location at this time. Watch this space for a notice when services are scheduled to resume in front of Linganore Hall.

FCC Campus Map • View & Download PDF

Construction Notice

Parking Deck Closure • Now through December 1

The Parking Deck is currently 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

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