News Explore Garrett Information Sessions Scheduled At Garrett College - Garrett College

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Campus News

March 22, 2018

'Explore Garrett' information sessions scheduled at Garrett College

The Office of Admissions at Garrett College has been busy preparing for upcoming information sessions for prospective students and parents. Sessions will take place on April 6th from 6-8 p.m., April 21st from 9:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m., and May 3rd from 6-8 p.m. at the McHenry campus of Garrett College in Room 111 of the Garrett Information Enterprise Center (GIEC) building.

Prospective students and their parents are invited to learn about the admissions and financial aid process, tour the Garrett College campus, including the residence halls and recreational facilities at the Community Aquatic & Recreation Complex. Current GC students will be prepared to share their experiences and answer questions.

In addition, those in attendance will have the opportunity to learn about the unique programs of study that Garrett College has to offer, including the new sport management program. Representatives will be on-hand to answer questions about seamless transfer agreements that Garrett maintains with four-year colleges and institutions.

Mike Tumbarello, director of enrollment management stated, “We hope local and area students and their families will take advantage of these sessions to learn more about a great, very affordable college experience that is both close to home and welcoming to students seeking to achieve career and life success.”

Scholarships, financial aid, athletics, including the wrestling program beginning fall 2018, and student support service information will be available to share with prospective students and parents during each session. “Garrett College is a true community asset that offers a caring environment for students seeking to begin or continue their studies,” said Tumbarello.

Pre-registration is encouraged by visiting, or by contacting the Garrett College Office of Admissions at 301-387-3044 or Additional information will be posted and updated online.