Sunday, January 14, 2018 – 10:00 AM – Sunday School; SUB (Paschal Student Center) Upper Level
Monday, January 15, 2018 –MLK Day – NO CLASSES 9:00 AM – Meet in MLB Auditorium before going to place of service
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 – 8:00 AM – Administrative Offices open 4:30 PM – Administrative Offices close for the day
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 – 8:00 AM – Administrative Offices open 10:00 AM – Class Meetings 1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Testing; TLC 4:30 PM – Administrative Offices close for the day
Thursday, January 18, 2018 – 8:00 AM – Administrative Offices open 1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Testing; TLC 4:30 PM – Administrative Offices close for the day 6:00 PM – ACT Workshop; Fisher-Washburn 108 9:00 PM – Game Night for students; SUB (Paschal Student Center)
Friday, January 19, 2018 – 8:00 AM – Administrative Offices open 10:00 AM – Chapel for ALL students; MLB Auditorium 1:30 PM – CLEP/DSST Testing; SUB Testing Center 4:30 PM – Administrative Offices close for the day
Saturday, January 20, 2018 – BUSINESS OFFICE
Fall 2017 All student accounts for room and board, tuition, and fees of every kind must be paid in full to the Business Office before the student’s official transcript can be released or a diploma can be awarded. In the event that a student’s account is not paid by the end of the academic session, interest may be charged on the unpaid balance at the current rate of interest. Grades will not be accessible until satisfactory arrangements have been made in the Business Office.
Spring 2018-Continuing Students All student accounts for room and board, tuition, and fees of every kind must be paid in full or a payment plan must be approved by the Business Office by January 4, 2018, to earn a $100 cash incentive.
Spring 2018-New Students New students must complete the Registration Information/Computer Use Agreement Form, the Health Information Form, and the Vehicle Registration Form and obtain Business Office clearance by January 4, 2018, to earn a $100 cash incentive.
Students may make payments on their accounts in the Business Office from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or call 662.685.4771 Ext. 133 beginning January 2, 2018. Online payments maybe be made any time at www.bmc.edu/Pay Tuition and Fees.
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, a $50 fine will be automatically assessed to the student’s account. The absence will not be cleared until the fine is paid in the Business Office. Holds will be placed on the student’s account until the excessive chapel absences are cleared.
Students currently with holds on their accounts due to Chapel absences should follow the procedures for clearing these absences which were in force when the absence occurred. Satisfactory chapel attendance is a graduation requirement. Diplomas will not be awarded until the chapel absences are cleared.
BAPTIST STUDENT UNION
Sign up for new D-Group Discovering the Glorious Gospel by Paul Washer. Led by Tracy Moser. Sign up for Spring Conference at the BSU. Cost $20. February 23-24 @ MS State BSU. Voddie Baucham Monday, Jan. 22 @ 6:30-Modena Lowrey Berry Auditorium Prime Time with Gary Permenter Tuesday, Jan. 23 @ 7 PM-BSU Movie Night Friday, January 26 @ 7PM-top of the BSU Mission Trips Last call to sign up for Spring Break in New York mission trip. The deadline is January 17. Ecuador trip is scheduled for June 16-25. Cost $3,000. Applications due January 31. (We will be working with former graduate Diana Cedeno.) Join Mike Bell with Monroe County March 11-14 to help with painting/sheet rock for Hurricane Harvey relief in TX. The only cost is for your food. See Mrs. Tracy.
New Ministry Positions (additional job positions may be found on the BSU job board). Youth/Children’s minister at Liberty Hill Baptist Church. See BSU office.
RAY DINING HALL NORMAL 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 AM – 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
**There will be work study jobs available for eligible students in Spring 2018. If you are interested please see Brad Hill in the Office of Financial Aid.
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 financial aid for 2017-18 and 2018-19. Scholarship opportunities are also listed.
The 2018-19 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is available now. If you plan on being enrolled beginning August, 2018, you must complete a 2018-19 FAFSA. https://fafsa.ed.gov/. You are encouraged to use the Data Retrieval Tool, (DRT) when filing your 2018-19 FAFSA. You will report 2016 taxes.
If you are a Mississippi resident you may now apply for Mississippi state aid for 2018-19 www.riseupms.com
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 will issue 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.
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 January 14, 2018 at 5:16 PM