August 20thÂ event will include assistance with tuition-free enrollmentÂ paperwork, benefits information and a barbecueÂ for veterans and their families
Â Hudson County Community College (HCCC) will host a special â€œVeteransâ€™ Welcome Dayâ€ event, specifically designed to meet the needs of veterans of the armed forces on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will take place at the Collegeâ€™s Culinary Arts Conference Center, 161 Newkirk Street in Jersey City â€” just two blocks from the Journal Square PATH Transportation Center. The event will take place rain or shine.
â€œVeteransâ€™ Welcome Dayâ€ is open to veterans who are currently students at HCCC, as well as those who are interested in becoming HCCC students or considering enrollment, and those who are newly enrolled as HCCC students. Veterans who attend the event will be able to receive assistance in applying for admission to the College (with HCCC application fees waived), and to learn about how they may take advantage of VA education benefits and mental health services as well as HCCC studentsâ€™ services. The College will also provide a barbecue for veterans and their families. Continue reading HCCC Plans Special Events for Current and Prospective Students Who Are Armed Forces Veterans