More than a dozen Texas university reps to discuss transfer admissions at College Day

BAYTOWN, TX – High-school students and families who want more information about transferring from Lee College to a four-year university for a bachelor’s degree are invited to College Day 2017 to speak with representatives from the University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M University and more than a dozen schools from across the state.

College Day will be held from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 2, in the Rundell Hall Conference Center on campus. The event is free, open to the public and presented each year by the Texas Association of College Registrars and Admissions Officers.

Parents and students who attend College Day will have the opportunity to ask questions and receive important details about transfer requirements and qualifications for admission. Additional colleges and universities that have confirmed participation include: East Texas Baptist University; the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising; Lamar University; Midwestern State University; the Sam Houston State University Springfield College/School of Professional and Continuing Studies; Stephen F. Austin University; Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi; Texas Southern University; Texas State University; Texas Woman’s University; the University of Houston Clear Lake; the University of Houston Downtown; and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

There will also be cake served and prize drawings for students at College Day, as well as goodie bag giveaways for schools that organize a field trip to the event. All school districts in the Lee College service area are welcome.

For more information about College Day 2017, contact Sharon Sampson in the Lee College Counseling Center at 281.425.6384 or ssampson@lee.edu.

Lee College offers more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as non-credit workforce and community education courses, that prepare its diverse student body for advanced higher education; successful entry into the workforce; and a variety of in-demand careers. With the main campus and McNair Center located in Baytown, Texas, and a satellite education center in nearby South Liberty County, the college serves a geographic area of more than 220,000 residents that includes 14 independent school districts. To learn more, visit www.lee.edu.

Lee offers special help to former students of ITT Tech

BAYTOWN, TX – Lee College is ready to assist former students of ITT Technical Institute who want to continue their education following the recent closure of ITT Tech campuses in the Houston area and around the country.

Advisors and counselors are available to help former ITT Tech students learn how to transfer to Lee College, access financial aid, register for classes and get back on track to completing their degree. Potential program options include Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technology, Electrical Technology, Paralegal Studies, Accounting Technology and Computer and Network Maintenance Technology, among others.

Additional details about Lee College’s assistance for former students of ITT Tech – including contact information for key offices on campus and links to the application for admission, academic catalog and campus calendar – are available online at http://www.lee.edu/admissions/itt-tech.

Lee College offers more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as non-credit workforce and community education courses, that prepare its diverse student body for advanced higher education; successful entry into the workforce; and a variety of in-demand careers. With the main campus and McNair Center located in Baytown, Texas, and a satellite education center in nearby South Liberty County, the college serves a geographic area of more than 220,000 residents that includes 14 independent school districts. To learn more, visit www.lee.edu.

University reps to talk transfers at College Day

BAYTOWN, TX – Representatives from the University of Texas System, Texas A&M University System and more than a dozen other universities across the state and beyond will be at Lee College next week for College Day, an annual event where students and their families can learn more about how best to prepare to transfer to a four-year institution for a bachelor’s degree.

College Day 2016 will be held from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 4, in Rundell Hall. The event is free and open to the public, and all school districts in the Lee College service area are especially invited to attend.

Institutions that have confirmed participation in College Day include: The Art Institutes; Dallas Baptist University; East Texas Baptist University; Grantham University; Howard Payne University; Sam Houston State University; Tarleton State University; Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; Texas Southern University; Universidad de la Americas Puebla; University of Houston Clear Lake; University of Texas at Austin; and the University of Texas at Dallas.

The Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers presents College Day each year. Refreshments will be served, and there will be prize drawings and goodie bag giveaways. For more information, contact Sharon Sampson at 281.425.6384 or ssampson@lee.edu.

Lee College offers more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as non-credit workforce and community education courses, that prepare its diverse student body for advanced higher education; successful entry into the workforce; and a variety of in-demand careers. With the main campus and McNair Center located in Baytown, Texas, and a satellite office in nearby Liberty, the college serves a geographic area of more than 220,000 residents that includes 13 independent school districts. To learn more, visit www.lee.edu.

Learn about transfer requirements at College Day 2015

Representatives from the University of Texas, Texas A&M University and more than a dozen other 4-year institutions from around the state will be at Lee College Thursday, Feb. 5, to talk with students and their families about how best to prepare to transfer in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree.

College Day 2015 will be held from 9:30 a.m.-noon at the Student Center. Presented annually by the Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, the event is free and open to the public. In addition to students currently enrolled at Lee College who want to transfer to a four-year institution, all school districts in the college service area are also invited to attend.

College Day participants will be able to ask questions and receive all the information they need to better understand transfer requirements and qualifications for a wide range of Texas colleges and universities. There will also be cake served and prize drawings for students, as well as goodie bag giveaways for schools that organize a field-trip to the event.

For more information about College Day 2015, contact Sharon Sampson at 281.425.6384 or ssampson@lee.edu.