First-timers entering colleges and universities overseas for the upcoming academic year 2017 to 2018, are invited to attend the Barbados Community College’s (BCC) pre-departure orientation on Thursday, June 29. The annual event will take place in the BCC’s Counselling and Placement Centre from 9:30 a.m.
A key aim of the orientation is to assist persons in making the transition to an institution of higher learning overseas. It will also provide prospective students with a forum to make queries and receive information.
The orientation will cover areas such as socio-cultural adjustments; coping with homesickness; living on a college budget; and safety issues.
Individuals wishing to attend should register by contacting Faith Callender or Racquel Collymore at 426-2858 ext. 5139, 5136 or 5137. They may also email firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com; or firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than Monday, June 26.