First-timers entering colleges and universities overseas during the academic year 2016-2017, are invited to attend the Barbados Community College’s (BCC) pre-departure orientation on Wednesday, June 22.
This annual orientation, which is hosted by the BCC’s Counselling and Placement Centre, will take place in the Liberal Arts Auditorium at the “Eyrie”, Howell’s Cross Road, St. Michael, from 9:30 a.m.
Designed 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 the event should register by emailing Faith Callender at firstname.lastname@example.org; Racquel Collymore at email@example.com, or by calling 426-2858 ext. 5295/5255/5254, no later than Monday, June 20.