Walk-in registration for new, fulltime students planning to take classes at East Mississippi Community College in the fall will take place on the Golden Triangle and Scooba campuses Aug. 10-11 and Aug. 14-18 beginning each day at 8:30 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. Walk-in registration for new students taking online classes will continue through Aug. 21-22 beginning at 8:30 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. Fall classes begin Aug. 14.
Incoming freshmen, transfer students and returning students who have been out of school five years or longer must attend a JourneyEAST orientation session, which will be available during registration on the dates and times listed above. Students need to arrive promptly at 8:30 a.m. or at 1 p.m.
“The orientation sessions provide a wealth of information to incoming students that will help ensure that they get a great start to their school year,” EMCC Assistant Vice President for Institutional Advancement Leia Hill said.
Students attending a Walk-In Orientation should first go to the Admissions Office located in the Hawkins building on the Scooba campus or the Student Services Building at the Golden Triangle campus to confirm status and receive their Orientation checklist. Students will then attend a JourneyEAST session and register for classes. The cost of the Walk-In Orientation is $25 per student, which includes lunch and a t-shirt. This fee will be applied to the student's account.
In order to register for classes, those attending must have completed all the steps in the college’s admissions process:
EMCC Application for Admission (available online here);
ACT for all students under the age of 21 or Accuplacer scores, which will be used for placement in English and mathematics courses
High school/college transcripts.
If testing is needed, call the Scooba counseling center at (662) 476-5048 for the ACT or (662) 476-5350 for the Accuplacer. For testing at the Golden Triangle campus, call (662) 243-1903.
For information about admissions, call the Scooba campus at (662) 476-5275 or the Golden Triangle campus at (662) 243-1923.
For information about JourneyEAST orientation sessions, contact EMCC recruiter David Williams on the Scooba campus by phone at (662) 476-5346 or by email at email@example.com. For information about JourneyEAST on the Golden Triangle, call EMCC recruiter Tawana Bauer at (662) 243-1974 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.