Monday, May 1, 2017 – Exam Week 9:00 AM – 1st period MWF final exams 1:30 PM – 1st period TR final exams 5:00 PM – 8th & 9th period M final exams
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 – Exam Week 9:00 AM – 2nd period MWF final exams 1:30 PM – 2nd period TR final exams 5:00 PM – 8th & 9th period T final exams
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 – Exam Week 9:00 AM – 3rd period MWF final exams 1:30 PM – 3rd period TR final exams
Thursday, May 4, 2017 – Exam Week 9:00 AM – 4th period MWF final exams 1:30 PM – 4th period TR final exams 1:30 PM – 5th period TR final exams 5:00 PM – 8th & 9th period R final exams
Friday, May 5, 2017 – Exam Week 9:00 AM – 5th period MWF final exams 1:30 PM – 6th period TR final exams 2:00 PM – Commencement Practice; MLB Auditorium 4:00 PM – Residence Halls CLOSE
Saturday, May 6, 2017 – 10:00 AM – Morning Commencement; MLB Auditorium 11:00 AM – Graduate & family Reception; Ray Dining Hall 1:00 PM – Afternoon Commencement; MLB Auditorium
• All Spring 2017 student accounts are due in full on or before May 1. You may bring your payment to the Business Office or call 662-685-4771 ext. 133 from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday or pay on our BMC website at www.bmc.edu under $ Pay Tuition & Fees. • Summer Term I tuition and fees are due by May 8. • Statements for Fall 2017 accounts will be mailed on May 1.
The new Cracker Barrel in New Albany is looking to fill multiple positions (full-time, part-time, and seasonal) with flexible scheduling. For more information, contact Christina Smith at email@example.com.
STUDENT ATHLETE HANDBOOK
The Student Athlete Handbook has been updated. Please familiarize yourself with the policies in the Student Athlete Handbook. You can find the handbook on the BMC Website under Blue Mountain College Athletics and then under BMC Links.
RESERVING DORM ROOMS AND CAMPUS HOUSING FOR FALL 2017
It is time to reserve your room for the Fall Semester. 1. Before coming to our office (Student Services), pay your $10.00 room deposit in the Office of Business Affairs. 2. Come to our office (Dean Moser’s) and complete the room request form. 3. If you are not planning to return to campus housing, please notify the Office of Student Services.
*Friday, March 31, is the deadline for “holding a room”. Your failure to reserve a room by that date will mean we cannot assure you a specific room.
**After Friday, May 5 we cannot guarantee you a room in campus housing if you do not reserve a room.
NORMAL DINING HALL HOURS
Monday – Friday Breakfast 7:15 AM – 8:30 AM Dinner 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM Supper 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Saturday Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Dinner 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Sunday Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Buffet 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
FINANCIAL AID ANNOUNCEMENTS
“Work Study positions are available for summer 2017. If you are interested, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at firstname.lastname@example.org , and we will check your eligibility.”
Exit Counseling information has been mailed to all students who are graduating and have received a Federal Direct Loan. Exit Counseling is a requirement for all students who have received a Federal Direct Loan.
Check out the Financial Aid Application Checklist, http://www.bmc.edu/fa_checklist.asp on the BMC website!! Includes information you need to apply for federal and state financial aid for 2017-18. Scholarship opportunities are also listed.
The 2017-18 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is available now. If you plan on being enrolled beginning August 2017, you must complete a FAFSA. https://fafsa.ed.gov/
Mississippi Residents-apply for State of Mississippi Financial Aid programs! http://riseupms.com/
Summer Financial Aid Request Forms are available in the Office of Financial Aid or on the website http://www.bmc.edu/finaid_forms2.asp
The Office of Financial Aid has been notified that the Data Retrieval Tool on the FAFSA is not operable at this time. A FAFSA can still be filled out but you will have to manually enter your income tax information into the FAFSA from the 2015 Income Tax Return.
PARKING TICKETSParking Tickets are $25 for each violation.
All vehicles on campus should have a parking decal affixed to the left rear glass. Tickets will be issued to vehicles without a parking decal and tickets issued for violations will be charged to the students’ accounts. Security guards are now issuing Parking Tickets for all Parking Violations – No Parking Decal on your vehicle; Parking in a Reserved Space (including Faculty/Staff, Handicapped, Visitor, etc.); Parking on the grass; Parking outside parking space lines; Obstructing a building entrance, loading zone, or the flow of traffic; Parking in a NO Parking zone.
Students are allowed six (6) chapel absences each semester. These six allowed absences will not be used in determining the chapel grade. For each chapel absence over the six (6) allowed, the student must make up the absence in order to have the absence cleared. Holds will be placed on the student’s account until the excessive chapel absences are cleared.
Students should complete the requirements for clearing the excessive chapel absence during the semester in which the absence occurs. Satisfactory chapel attendance is a graduation requirement. Diplomas will not be awarded until the chapel absences are cleared.
Ministry Opportunities (For detailed descriptions and positions see BSU job board/office). Paid summer intern-FBC Natchez. See BSU for application. P/T Youth Minister-Parkway Baptist Church Kosciusko, MS Contact: Erik Frazure email@example.com or Bro. Derrick Wilson Youth Pastor and Worship Leader-Walnut Baptist Church Walnut, MS firstname.lastname@example.org Bi-vocational Youth Pastor-Academy Baptist Church Bro. Wayne Cobb cell 662-488-5236 Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian is searching for a youth minister. Contact Jody Hill 662-685-4771 ext. 111 F/T Youth Pastor-Midway Baptist Church Meridian, MS Malia Webster (559)836-9274 FBC Calhoun City is searching for a student pastor (male or female) You can come preach on a rotation if you like for now Wed. at 6:00PM. Part-Time Youth Minister Steep Hollow Baptist 601-795-4638. Poplarville, MS Part-Time Youth Minister Slayden Baptist Church. Part-Time Youth position at Heartsong Church (north end of Ripley). Please send resumes and inquiries to Robert Lovett email@example.com In Good Faith Baptist Church, Pontotoc-Interim Youth Minister. Contact Wiley Jenkins 662-488-7201(or pastor - Bro. Kevin Nichols 662-416-0714) Music Minister needed at College Hill Heights in Oxford, MS. Hudson.firstname.lastname@example.org 662-832-6187
WELLNESS CENTER INFORMATION
Wellness Center Hours: Monday through Saturday open 5 AM to 11 PM Sunday open 2 PM to 5 PM
Wellness Center Policy: All BMC Faculty and Staff now have the benefit of their spouse and children (living at home, older than 14) being able to use the Wellness Center for free. All they will need to do is fill out the paperwork and pay a $10 card fee.
The Wellness Center is striving to promote a culture of WELLNESS on our Blue Mountain College campus and in our community, and to make healthy fitness choices more available to our BMC family and community.
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