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Beat the rush! STLCC FAFSA Frenzy is Oct. 4

St. Louis Community College and Missouri Department of Higher Education will host on-campus events to help students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, also known as FAFSA. FAFSA Frenzy is Oct. 4 at STLCC’s Florissant Valley, Forest Park, Meramec and Wildwood locations. FAFSA Frenzy will be held Nov. 7 at Harrison Education Center. […]

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Student-Designed Tiny House Raises over $30,000 for Charity

Students in the interior design program at St. Louis Community College-Meramec designed a tiny house that raised over $30,000 for Habitat for Humanity-St. Louis. The so-called Tiny House Movement is a trend in housing that features homes with a significantly smaller footprint than the average home. While the typical American house is over 2,000 square […]

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STLCC Receives GitHub Education Partner Schools Grant

St. Louis Community College is among the first institutions worldwide to receive a GitHub Education Partner Schools grant that allows the entire institution to use GitHub services free of charge for two years beginning this month. GitHub is a cloud-based provider that allows individuals and teams to organize and share documents online. It is version […]

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From left to right: Rick Anthes, automotive technology program chair; Juan Contreras and Joe Jackson Skills USA coordinator.

STLCC-Forest Park Student Competes in National Automotive Skills Competition

Juan Contreras, a student in the automotive technology program at St. Louis Community College, captured seventh place in the automotive skills competition at the 2018 SkillsUSA Championships last month in Louisville, Ky. More than 6,000 students enrolled in career and technical education programs participated in hands-on competition in 100 various trade, technical and leadership fields. Contreras […]

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STLCC Foundation Offers Endowed Scholarship for Dental Assisting Students

The St. Louis Community College Foundation has received a donation from Michael J. Hoffmann, DDS, to establish The Dental Anesthesia Center Endowed Scholarship Fund for students in the dental assisting program offered at St. Louis Community College’s Forest Park campus. Dr. Hoffman’s donation of $20,000 will provide funds for the first scholarship, which will be awarded […]

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STLCC reduces tuition by 5%, saving $1.7 million for students

ST. LOUIS (JUNE 28, 2018) – Based on the bipartisan efforts of the Missouri Legislature to restore initial cuts to the higher education bill, House Bill 2003, and Governor Mike Parson’s expected approval of the state budget for fiscal year 2019, St. Louis Community College is reducing tuition by five percent to benefit its students […]

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Meramec students receive full-tuition academic scholarships to area universities

Three St. Louis Community College-Meramec students received prestigious academic scholarships as they transfer to local four-year institutions. Each of them graduated with associate degrees in general transfer studies in early May. Bouse heads to Washington University in St. Louis Madison Bouse was awarded the Elizabeth Gray Danforth Scholarship from Washington University in St. Louis. The […]

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Sen. Blunt highlights key funding for Pell Grants at STLCC press conference

The cost of higher education is an important issue for students, college administrators and elected legislative officials. U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee that funds the Department of Education, took time to visit colleges across the state to give an update on Pell Grants and other government funding for college […]

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