April 16, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WHARTON, TEXAS – Registration is now open for Wharton County Junior College’s May Mini-Term and Summer 2021 semesters.
Students may register from now through May 16 for the May Mini-Term, through June 6 for Summer I and through July 18 for Summer II. May Mini-Term classes begin May 17, Summer I classes begin June 7 and Summer II classes begin July 19.
Registration for the Fall 2021 semester opens on May 5 and will last until Aug. 29. Fall classes begin on Aug. 30.
Exact dates classes begin and end, drop days and last days for refunds are listed on the college website – www.wcjc.edu – under the “Catalogs and Schedules” tab.
Any student wishing to submit a financial aid application should do so by priority dates to ensure funds are available prior to the first day of class. Priority date for the Summer semester is April 1. For Fall 2021 the priority date is June 1. Federal Pell Grants are awarded year round and allocated for fall, spring and summer terms. See the website for additional details.
Wharton County Junior College offers an associate in arts degree for those intending to transfer to a four-year institution, an associate in applied science degree and numerous certificate programs. Distance education courses are also available online, along with hybrid offerings which include both in-person and online instruction. For more information about programs or registration, call 1-800-561-9252.