Monday, May 29, 2017 – Memorial Day Holiday 8:00 AM – Administrative Offices CLOSED
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 – 7:30 AM – First Term Summer Undergraduate Registration/Classes begin – First Term Summer Graduate Orientation/Registration – First Term Summer Graduate Classes begin 6:00 PM – Tippah County Cancer Survivor Dinner; Ray Dining Hall
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 –
Thursday, June 1, 2017 –
Friday, June 2, 2017 – Homecoming on the Hill 3:30 PM – Administrative Offices Close
Saturday, June 3, 2017 – Homecoming on the Hill BUSINESS OFFICE
Payment or an approved payment plan for 1st Term Summer is due on or before May 30, 2017 and 2nd Term Summer is due on or before June 26, 2017. You may pay in the Business Office from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., make online payments at www.bmc.edu/Pay Tuition and Fees or call 662.685.4771 Ext. 133.
RESERVING DORM ROOMS AND CAMPUS HOUSING FOR FALL 2017
**After Friday, May 5 we cannot guarantee you a room in campus housing if you have not reserved a room.
RAY DINING HALL SUNDAY BUFFET HOURS
Sunday - 11:30 am – 1:30 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.”
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 TICKETS Parking 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.
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.
Posted by Chapel Announcements on May 28, 2017 at 0:00 AM