Spring Open House 2016

April 28, 2016 • 4 – 7 p.m. • College Center

Inver Hills Community College is hosting a Spring Open House Thursday, April 28, 2016, in the College Center. Here’s your chance to get acquainted with our college and find out why attending a community college makes sense on so many levels. You will save money, work directly with your instructors, benefit from small class sizes and study on a beautiful, conveniently located campus all while earning a degree that will advance your academic or professional career. No matter how you slice it, Inver Hills is the right direction.

Scholarship drawing

The Inver Hills Foundation is holding a drawing for four $500 scholarships for students who attend the Spring Open House. The scholarships are for Summer Session 2016 and Fall Semester 2016. For more information, contact our Admissions Team at 651-450-3000.

Find out what a great community college has to offer

If you’re thinking about attending a community college, here’s your chance to learn more about Inver Hills, one of the best in Minnesota. You’ll meet our amazing faculty and staff, take a tour of our charming, university-style campus, take in a college-level lecture, sit in on an INVER Talk discussion that interests you (see below for details), and meet students who attend and love our college. Many prospective students visit our campus not knowing what to expect and find the perfect place to launch or continue their college education.

Ready to get your college education rolling?
Here’s what you can accomplish on one visit:

WHAT: Spring Open House
WHEN: Thursday, April 28, 2016 • 4 to 7 p.m.
WHERE: College Center, Inver Hills Campus

Spring Open House 2016 Schedule

Personalized check-in by Admissions Team: Begins at 4 p.m.

  • Learn what sessions are best for you and make one-on-one appointments with advisors

Appointments with student services representative: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

  • Meet one on one with a financial aid specialist
  • Meet one on one with an academic advisor

Soft Lounge & Enrollment Center activities: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

  • Get assistance with your application
  • Get a free ISEEK career assessment from a career services expert

Campus Tours on the half hour: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

  • Take a tour led by student and admissions ambassadors

Refreshments in cafeteria: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Liberal Arts, STEM, Allied Health, Business program info: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Important topics covered in detail: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Transfer: The Rumors, the Myths & the Truth about Transferring from the Community College
Many students complete the first half of their bachelor’s degree at a community college, saving money, working directly with their instructors and benefiting from small class sizes. Learn how to successfully transfer to a four-year institution.
Everything you need to do BEFORE your first class: Tuition, Books, Financial Aid, Registration and more
Discover little-known details about how to make a smooth transition to college and planning for the unexpected.
The Golden Nugget & the Employers Dream: Why the Liberal Arts (generals) Help You Get Job
Have you ever wondered why you need to take some classes? Come learn the connection between your generals and future career success.
Starting College “Undecided?” It’s Not Pointless! Finding Your Passion & Purpose During the First Year
Starting college without a major is not uncommon and isn’t a waste of time. Come learn how to make your first year count and how to move toward a career decision.
Starting College: What Every Faculty Member Wants New Students to Know
Whether excited or nervous to begin college, all students want to be successful. Come hear great advice from faculty on how to make the most of your college experience.

Faculty presentations in Green Room: 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.

  • Zack Sullivan: Political Science: Campaign 2016
  • Lisa Tracy: Biology topic (tentative)
  • Ben Franske: IT topic (tentative)

Paying for College 101 Workshop in College Center Room 117

Get an overview of your financial aid opportunities, including:

To learn more about Spring Open House 2016 at Inver Hills, contact:

Admissions Team
College Center

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