There is Still Time to Register for Fall Semester at Prairie State College [07/24/2017]
Fall semester is right around the corner at Prairie State College (PSC), and new and continuing students are encouraged to register quickly as high-demand classes fill fast.
PSC offers a variety of flexible options to provide a way for students to fit college into their busy lives. Classes are offered during the day, evening and online. Students can choose from 16- 14-, 12- and two eight-week options, with convenient start dates throughout the semester.
The 16-week and first eight-week courses begin Aug. 21. Classes for the 14-week session begin Sept. 5, 12-week courses begin Sept. 15 and the second eight-week session begins Oct. 16. For shorter weeks, class session times will be extended.
To register for credit courses, new students must complete an enrollment application in person or online at prairiestate.edu/start. Current students can register for credit courses in person or online through WebAdvior. The college is closed on Friday’s through Aug. 11. Enrollment Services is open Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. On Monday, Aug. 14, Enrollment Services will resume regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday.
Non-credit courses include a variety of single-day and multiple-session options that begin throughout the semester. Students can register for non-credit courses online or in person. To register online via Instant Enrollment, go to prairiestate.edu and select “How to Register for Non-Credit Courses” from the A-Z Index. Another option is to complete the registration form available online at prairiestate.edu/noncredit. Students also can register for non-credit courses in person at the Matteson Area Center (MAC), located at 4821 Southwick Drive in Matteson, or in the Enrollment Services Office on the PSC main campus, located at 202 S. Halsted St. in Chicago Heights. The MAC is open from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday and is closed on Fridays through Aug. 11. Beginning Monday, Aug. 14, the MAC will resume regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday.
Students are required to pay in full or have a payment plan in place at the time of registration. Financial aid and scholarships are available to eligible applicants. The PSC Foundation also offers scholarships for tuition, books and fees. For more information, visit prairiestate.edu/foundation.
For a complete list of available courses, visit prairiestate.edu/start.