Student services and bookstore hours extended, plus student orientations set

Metropolitan Community College offices will be open on two Saturdays in January to help students prepare for the spring semester. Classes start Tuesday, Jan. 16.

The College’s administrative and student service offices are open as usual between Tuesday, Jan. 2, and the first day of classes, but there will be extended hours on the Saturdays leading up to classes starting.

Extended Saturday hours

Jan. 6

Jan. 13

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

For a look at regular operating hours for student services, click here.

Note that MCC offices and campuses will be closed Monday, Jan. 15, for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. (Students at all campuses will take part in MLK Day of Service events. Click here for details.)

And the MCC Bookstores are open for business. They started accepting financial aid on Wednesday, Jan. 3.

Bookstore hours:

Jan. 2-Jan. 7
–Tuesday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
–Friday 7:30 a.m.-noon
–Saturday-Sunday closed

Jan. 8-Jan. 14
–Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
–Friday 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
–Saturday: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
–Sunday closed

Jan. 15-Jan. 21
–Monday closed for MLK Day
–Friday 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
–Saturday: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
–Sunday closed

Jan. 22 (Resume normal hours)
–Tuesday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
–Friday 7:30 a.m.-Noon
–Saturday-Sunday closed

And if students have enrolled for the first time, new student orientations are also scheduled. Students can sign up here.

New Student Orientations

  • MCC-Blue River, Thursday, Jan. 11, 8:15 a.m.
  • MCC-Business & Technology, Thursday, Jan. 11, Noon
  • MCC-Longview, Friday, Jan. 12, 12:30 p.m.
  • MCC-Maple Woods, Thursday, Jan. 11 and Saturday, Jan. 13, 9 a.m.
  • MCC-Penn Valley, Friday, Jan. 12 at 9 a.m. and Saturday, Jan. 13 at 9:30 a.m.

Students who have questions are always welcome to call the Information Center at 816.604.1000 for assistance.