Rushville Republican

November 23, 2012

Area libraries are sites for Ivy Tech Community College Richmond admissions, registration days

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Ivy Tech Richmond is taking its admissions, financial aid, assessment, orientation and advising staff to five public libraries across the area beginning Nov. 28, in Rushville.

Area residents, high school students and those who qualify for “Take a Course on Us” credits, will be able to complete the steps necessary to register and start spring semester college classes. Ivy Tech staff will help attendees whether they are inquiring about college, are first time students, previously started the process and stopped, attended Ivy Tech previously or are a continuing student registering for spring semester.

Those who are unable to meet with Ivy Tech staff and have questions should contact Chris Seger, Admissions Director, at 1-800-659-4562, ext. 1218, by email or go to

The Ivy Tech team will be at the following libraries:

Rushville Public Library, Wednesday, Nov. 28 from noon - 4 p.m.

Franklin County Public Library, Thursday, Nov. 29 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Union County Public Library, Monday, Dec. 3 from noon - 4 p.m.

Cambridge City Public Library, Wednesday, Dec. 5 from noon – 4 p.m.

Fayette County Public Library, Friday, Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

For events beginning at noon, attendees should arrive no later than 1 p.m. for assessment testing or 3 p.m. for advising. Events beginning at 10 a.m., attendees should arrive no later than 11 a.m. for testing or 1 p.m. for advising.

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.

– Rushville Republican