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Save the Date for the 2019 Community Welcome Day - Saturday, August 24


Save the Date
For the 2019
Community Welcome Day

Saturday, August 24 at 8 am


Reserve your free ticket to attend!


MVC's annual Community Welcome Day event is free and open to students, parents, and community members.

Welcome Day is Where Breakthroughs Begin. Learn more about what college can do for you.

Join us for:

  • College tours
  • Discover student clubs, programs and services
  • Financial aid information
  • A textbook scholarship drawing
  • Opportunity prize raffle
  • Student success workshop
  • Parent workshop
  • Explore academic and career opportunities
  • Meet faculty, advisors, staff, administrators, and students
  • Get assistance with applying for college and enrolling in classes

Workshops and college information will be available in both English and Español.

A free lunch is available to attendees!

Welcome Day registration will open soon. Follow us on social media for regular updates!


Community Welcome Day Recap


Event Program

Community Welcome Day is scheduled from 8 am - 2 pm. Attendees are welcome to register before or at the event. A registration point will be set up near each check-in area, but we encourage attendees to register online in advance.

Check-in and Early Bird Activities

Check-in starts at 8 am. Attendees must first register before the event or in-person at our registration table before checking in. Swag bags will be available to the first 800 attendees. Early bird activities include live music, raffles, a campus tour, and more. Don't miss out on these fun activities!

Information Sessions

Information workshops for parents/guardians and students will be held in both English and Español.

Topics covered:

  • "Keys to Success" from faculty, staff and students
  • Financial aid information
  • Counseling and educational support information
  • Student engagement and academic programs

College Discovery Fair

Discover MVC's academic programs, meet with student clubs, and learn about the services available to successfully complete your college career. Get your college questions answered! The discovery fair opens at 11 am after information sessions end.

Free Lunch

A complementary lunch will be available to Welcome Day attendees. Lunch starts at 11:30 am. Vegetarian options will be available. Supplies are limited to the first 800 attendees.

Kid's Zone

Community Welcome Day is open to the entire family. Have young ones? Bring them to Early Childhood Education's (ECE) Kid's Zone for fun activities. Learn about ECE's associate degrees or their available childcare services.

Please note, the Kid's Zone is not a childcare service. Children must be monitored by parents and/or guardians at all times. The Kid's Zone does not open until 11 am.


Questions? Need more information?

Email us at or call MVC's Outreach office at (951) 571-6273.