The Daily Express

Owens Community College Hosts "SuccessFest" August 1-3

Anyone interested in taking college classes or starting a new career is invited to "SuccessFest" Thursday-Saturday, August 1-3 at Owens Community College.

For added convenience, the College will be open extra hours for SuccessFest 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 1. The Owens Toledo-area Campus is on Oregon Road, located four miles from Downtown Toledo.

Assessment testing will be offered, along with academic advising and registration for Fall Semester classes. Students should bring their 2001 tax forms for electronic financial aid filing.

"Students will have the opportunity to meet with academic advisors to learn about course options and student services offered at Owens Community College," said Dr. Bill Ivoska, Owens Interim Vice President of Student Services. "In addition, they also will be able to take the college placement test and register for fall classes."

Students also may register 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 2, and from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 3. Fall Semester classes begin August 26.

With the lowest tuition of any state college or university in Northwest Ohio, Owens Community College offers small classes and personal attention during the day, in the evening and on the weekend.

For more registration information or to obtain a schedule of Fall Semester courses, call the Admissions Office at (567) 661-7777 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 7777. A list of Fall Semester classes also is available on the Internet at

Owens Community College is the fastest-growing community college of its size in the nation. On the Toledo-area and Findlay campuses, Owens serves more than 36,000 credit and non-credit students making it the number one choice for entry-level college students in Northwest Ohio. Owens is committed to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability. Owens Community College offers over 140 program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health, Public Service, Skilled Trades, Industrial and Engineering Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor's degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university.

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