New Student Convocation & Open Houses

  • All new students, who have been accepted to Prince George's Community College or completed the SOAR after January 19, 2017, are required to attend the “New Student Convocation” on Thursday, August 24, 2017. 

    This mandatory event will be held at the Prince George's Community College Largo Campus beginning promptly at 9:00 am.  This event is an opportunity for new and transfer students, along with their families, to receive an official “WELCOME” to Prince George’s Community College family! Light refreshments will be provided too. Pre-registration is required.

    New Student Convocation Program

    Student Check-In: 8:00-9:00 am
    Welcome Program: 9:00-11:00 am
    College Resource Fair: 11:00 am-12:30 pm
    Parent/Guest Information Session: 11:00 am-12:30 pm

    Please RSVP/Pre-Register by Tuesday, August 22, 2017
    To RSVP/Pre-Register, please click this hyper-link  

    **Call 301-546-0730 or email with any questions or concerns, or to request an ADA Accommodation**    

    Wondering what you'll experience at Convocation?
    View this video highlighting the features and benefits of Convocation:
    Convocation Promo Video  

    Extension Center Open House

    Extension Centers offer special open houses to their new students each semester. If you are primarily attending class at Laurel College Center or the University Town Center locations for Prince George's Community College, please RSVP for an Open House. Students are offered an opportunity to meet the extension center faculty, staff, and administrators, partake in a campus tour, and learn specifics regarding campus resources, services, programming, parking, and more. Light refreshments will be served.

    Laurel College Center
    312 Marshall Avenue Laurel, MD 20707
    Date: TBA | Time: 4:30-6:30 pm
    Phone: 866-228-6110 or Web: (click on News & Events)

    University Town Center
    6505 Belcrest Road, Suite 200 Hyattsville, MD 20782
    Date: TBA | Time: TBA
    RSVP by TBA
    Phone: 301-277-5934 or E-mail:


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