South Texas College’s Pecan Campus Student Services Building located at 3201 West Pecan Blvd. in McAllen is open from 8 a.m. to midnight on Friday, Jan. 13, from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Jan. 14 and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 16 to help students prepare for the spring 2012 semester. Students can register for classes, receive counseling and advising and take needed placement tests. Additionally students can receive assistance with financial aid, including applying for installment plans and emergency loans.
The college’s Mid-Valley Campus located at 400 North Border in Weslaco and Starr County Campus located at 142 FM 3167 in Rio Grande City will also be open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 16 to help students prepare for the spring 2012 semester.
And don’t forget that with STC’s online services, existing students can register, check financial aid status and make payment arrangements all online 24 hours a day, seven days a week at https://jagnet4.southtexascollege.edu/.
For new students entering STC for the first, a new Texas law went into effect on Jan. 1, 2012 that requires all incoming college freshmen to have an initial Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination or booster dose. It is important to note there are several exceptions including students who were enrolled in the college in the fall semester and are returning for the spring, students 30 years of age or older at the start of the spring semester, students enrolled in only online courses or continuing education courses, or students enrolled in dual enrollment courses held off the college’s campuses. For more information visit http://vaccinate.southtexascollege.edu/.
For additional information about registration, student services or other issues call 956-872-8311.