Open House

  • OpenHouse2018

    Explore and Connect

    Explore our growing Largo Campus, academic programs, and student services through interactive displays, program information sessions, and touring state-of-the-art facilities.

    A free, fun and interactive day for all ages and interests.


    Open House Features

     » Creating Pathways College & Career Expo 

    Creating Pathways College & Career Expo
    10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Largo Student Center, Community Rooms A, B & C

    Connect with our academic and continuing education programs and learn more about the opportunities each program has to offer. Speak with our Community and Corporate Partners about career opportunities once you successfully complete a certificate or degree with Prince George's Community College.

    » Campus Tours

    TOUR—Campus Tour

    Student-led walking tours will depart from LSC Courtyard every half hour beginning at 10 a.m.

    » PGCC Culinary Arts Tasting

    PGCC Culinary Arts Tasting
    (Social Sciences and Business Division, Hospitality Tourism, and Culinary Arts)
    11 a.m. | First Floor, Largo Student Center

    If you know Chef Edward Whitfield, you know his passion for the culinary arts speaks volumes. PGCC’s Culinary Arts department, led by Chef Whitfield, will conduct a healthy food demonstration and tasting. Taste and See!

    » Information Sessions

    During our information sessions you will be introduced to the many programs at Prince George’s Community College and have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have. We offer unique information sessions for high school juniors and seniors, and for high school sophomores and younger. High school students will also have the opportunity to speak with current college students as they will speak about college life on the campus. They will describe the daily balance between what is expected of them from their professors and their personal interests.

    Dual Enrollment Information Session
    10:15 a.m. | Conference Room 2

    Concurrent Enrollment Information Session
    10:15 a.m. | Largo Student Center, Conference Room 3&4 

    Student Panel Information Session
    11 a.m. | Largo Student Center, Conference Room 2

    Learn how to apply, choose classes, and register.

    » Employment and Career Skills Workshop

    Employment and Career Skills Workshop
    12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Largo Student Center, Conference Room 2

    The Employment and Career Skills Workshop will feature information from Prince George’s Community College’s Career Services Office on resume writing, interview skills, and how to search for job opportunities. We will also have information from  PGCC Cares on how their programs can assist prospective students and members of our community.

    » The Future is Now

    The Future is Now Presentation
    12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Rennie Forum

    "The Future is Now" session will provide an interactive presentation about Prince George's Community College, highlighting different aspects of college preparedness such as, the importance of good grades, study skills, majors, degree paths and college costs. The presentations are developed to provide students at an early age an opportunity to interact and learn about educational options with college staff.

    » Scholarship Showcase

    Scholarship Showcase
    11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Largo Student Center, Rennie Forum

    We welcome you and your family to join us as the Office of Recruitment, the Honors Program, & the Hillman Entrepreneurship Program collaborate to share information on the scholarship opportunities available to you.

    We will have presenters speaking about the Board of Trustees’ Legacy Scholarship, the Honors Academy Scholarship, the PGCC Promise scholarship, the AOBA Scholarship, the Hillman Scholarship, and more. There will also be staff from the Office of Recruitment to discuss the process of applying and enrolling at the college for students who are finalizing their plans as their senior year comes to an end.

    More information on our scholarships, including applications and eligibility requirements, may be found at

    We encourage you to bring completed applications to the event!

    » Application Drive

    Application Drive
    10 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Largo Student Center, Conference Room 5 

    Come in during Open House and Apply online to receive an application fee waiver!
    *Must apply at event

    » Food Truck Festival

    Food Truck Festival
    11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

    FREE Parking

    Visitor Parking can be found closest to Chesapeake/Marlboro Hall and also in front of Bladen Hall.


    Click here for directions to the college.  


    If you require reasonable accommodations for disability support, please contact 301-546-0864 at least two weeks prior to Open House.


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