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Fall into Safety Day October 25, 2017 CPCC Central Campus, Overcash lawn 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Learn about the many ways CPCC offers security and safety to the college community. Students are welcome to stop by and learn more from CPCC College Security Services and the various community agencies listed below.  CharMeck Emergency Management […]

Join FBI Special Agent Brian Cyprian to learn more about the cyber threats and trends we’re facing now, and how to keep safe in an increasingly risky online world. We all know how quickly technology is advancing in today’s interconnected society, but there are ways we unknowingly put our digital safety at risk. Agent Cyprian […]

In honor of Dr. Deitemeyer’s upcoming inauguration on Nov. 3, CPCC’s Service-Learning and Student Life teams have coordinated a number of community outreach initiatives focused on feeding Charlotte’s hungry during the week of Oct. 30. CPCC students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in the following events taking place at CPCC campus near you! […]

As you’re participating in the various Service-Learning events taking place in celebration of Dr. Deitemeyer’s upcoming inauguration on Nov. 3, don’t miss the opportunity to write her a well wish card. Staff will be on hand to direct you to the card signing table at each event where you’ll have the opportunity to write a […]

The 2018-19 FAFSA is available now! Need help completing the FAFSA? Try these online tutorials! You don’t have to wait until January. ·  2018-19 New Filers ·  2018-19 Renewal Filers ·  2018-19 Making Corrections to the FAFSA

Nothing But Noodles is generously donating a portion of their proceeds to the CPCC Study Abroad Medical Service Learning Project. Support the cause by dining at the restaurant anytime on Thursday, October 26.  Please mention “Study Abroad” at the register.  Thank you!

The Standards of Academic Progress policy is changing from term to cumulative GPA.  Students will be notified by email of any changes to their status.  View more information.

The RISE (Resources Inspiring Student Excellence) Leadership Lunch series offers insightful and informational presentations about success through the educational journey. The BENEFITS The meetings are available at every CPCC campus and the City View Center once per month, for all female CPCC students. All female CPCC students are invited to become a RISE member and […]

In order to fill out and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®), you now need a FSA ID, made up of a username and password that you create. Although the FAFSA is considered your application, one of your parents will have to provide some information on the FAFSA and sign it, if you are considered […]

On October 1, 2017, students can begin completing the FAFSA for the 2018-2019 academic year! Do not wait, go online today and complete your 2018-2019 FAFSA. When completing the 2018-2019 FAFSA, you will need your 2016 Federal Tax Returns. Why should you complete your FAFSA early? -By completing your FAFSA early, this increases the chances […]

Do you love trivia or have international knowledge you would like to showcase? The Global Learning Office is seeking CPCC students to participate in the annual WorldQuest international knowledge competition. All costs are covered by the Global Learning Office. Date: Wednesday, Nov. 8 Location: Hilton Charlotte Center City Address: 222 E. Third St., Charlotte, NC […]

It’s been a difficult time: a mass shooting in Las Vegas; a series of devastating hurricanes; hateful speech and violence erupting in Charlottesville, with the same groups now eyeing Charlotte; and a host of social, political, and economic tensions threatening to divide family and friends. You can practically feel the stress in the air. If […]

The Business and Accounting Division will be hosting a Mock Interview session on Friday, October 20, 2017, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Terrell Building, 5th floor on Central Campus.  This is a great opportunity for students who wish to gain an edge when entering the labor force. Practice your job interviewing skills! Interviews and […]

Can you guess how many pieces of Candy Corn are in the bowl? With each purchase in the Central Campus Bookstore, enter for a chance to WIN a $25 Barnes & Noble Gift Card.  The winner will be pulled on Wednesday, Nov. 1.  The contest is open to students, faculty and staff. Good luck!

Join us for the Construction, Manufacturing and Graphics Technologies Open House at Harper Campus on Nov. 2! Thursday, November 2 | 4:30 – 7 p.m. Harper Campus, 315 West Hebron Street Free parking is available in Lot D. Please use the Hebron Street entrance. Join us to learn more about careers in Construction, Manufacturing and Graphics […]