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Family Newsletter – March 2019

Spring is the time to plan for next fall!

Students have been receiving communications from several campus offices to help them prepare for next fall. Be sure your student is aware of the upcoming deadlines for housing. All returning students must complete the housing preference form by March 15 and by April 1 housing applications are due. The first round of announcements for off-campus and apartments will be made by April 15 and second round by May 1. Notification for roommates will be made on May 10.



New career platform launches soon

The new online career platform, Handshake, will be ready to launch soon. Students will have access to hundreds of jobs and internships across the country and should be getting their resumes ready to share.




Join MC for 5th annual Power Day

Power Day 2019 - Bulldog ForeverPower Day, March 14, 2019 – Power Day is MC’s one-day online giving blitz. Money raised on this day directly supports scholarships and programs. This is the 5th anniversary. Be sure to follow MC’s social media and on its website on March 14 for special videos and updates.




Mark your calendar…

March 15 – Mid-terms

March 18-22 – Spring Break! (no food service, but resident halls remain open)

March 25 – Classes in session

March 26 – Registration opens for 2019-2020 (enrollment based on earned credit hours)

April 2 – Last day to withdraw from Spring 2019 courses without a grade

Campus News…

McPherson College Adventure Programming - photo Micah Gilbert '20

photo Micah Gilbert ’20

Gift supports developing outdoor adventures at MC. McPherson College received a significant multi-year commitment to develop outdoor “adventure” programming. The new program will immediately benefit current students. >read more





Family Resources

Spring Break tips

Spring Break 2019 is upon us! We want to share with families this article that has some great suggestions regarding spring break. Whether your student is traveling or spending some time at home, we hope it is a safe and relaxing time away from campus! >read more