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August 9, 2011

Ivy Tech opens doors this Saturday with extended registration hours

BLOOMINGTON – Ivy Tech Community College’s Bloomington campus is opening its doors this Saturday, August 13 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to assist students with registration. Fall semester begins Monday, August 22, and students still have time to apply or register. Ivy Tech-Bloomington’s walk-in hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

“Ivy Tech supports anyone who is looking for a change or looking to complete their education,” said Ivy Tech-Bloomington’s Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Jennie Vaughan. “Ivy Tech offers Associate degrees at the most affordable rates in Indiana, and many of our students qualify for financial assistance.”

A tuition freeze has been enacted at Ivy Tech Community College for all Indiana veterans and members of the federal military reserve. Tuition for veteran groups will remain at $104.55 per credit hour for the next two years. In keeping its tuition rates for these groups down, Ivy Tech continues to show that it is committed to helping Indiana’s veterans succeed.

Ivy Tech offers a wide variety of degree options. Earn a 2-year degree in engineering technology, business, education, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, nursing, public and social services, and technology.

For more information about degree options or applying to Ivy Tech, log on www.ivytech.edu/ or call 1(888) IVY-LINE.

Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system serving nearly 200,000 students annually. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.