Ivy Tech Community College has partnered with Ancilla College, Bethel College, Goshen College, Holy Cross College, IU South Bend and Saint Mary’s College to host 150 Hispanic high school students on the South Bend campus Thursday, May 15 from 8:30 am – 1:00 pm. Students will learn about some of the challenges all incoming college students face, including local college options, important questions to ask, tips and information to make transitioning from high school to college easier, and general information on how to have a successful college experience. High school students will also have the opportunity to participate in a Q and A with a panel of students from each of the colleges and universities at the event. High school students attending the event are from Adams, Plymouth, Riley, Warsaw and Washington High Schools.
About Ivy Tech Community College: 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.