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Ivy Tech to open Saturday for registration

By Mike Leonard 331-4368 | mleonard@heraldt.com

August 10, 2011

Ivy Tech Community College will open for a partial day Saturday to give students a convenient opportunity to register for fall classes.

The Bloomington campus will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to assist students with registration. Fall semester begins Monday, Aug. 22, and students still have time to apply or register.

Normal walk-in hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Registering students must be prepared to arrange to pay their tuition and fees at the time of registration. The payment deadline for the fall 2011 semester is by 11:59 p.m. on Monday.

Ivy Tech accepts personal checks, cash, Visa, MasterCard or tuition payment plans provided by the university.

A tuition freeze has been enacted at Ivy Tech Community College for all Indiana veterans and members of the federal military reserve. Tuition for veteran groups will remain at $104.55 per credit hour for the next two years. The current rate for other students is $107.80 per credit hour.

“Ivy Tech offers associate degrees at the most affordable rates in Indiana, and many of our students qualify for financial assistance,” said Ivy Tech-Bloomington’s Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Jennie Vaughan.

Full-time tuition rates at selected Indiana universities for the 2011-12 school year, according to the Ivy Tech website, are $9,398 for Indiana University Bloomington; $9,390 for Purdue; $8,483 for Ball State and $3,355 for Ivy Tech.

Ivy Tech offers a wide variety of degree options, including two-year programs in engineering technology, business, education, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, nursing, public and social services and technology.

For more information about degree options or applying to Ivy Tech, log on to www.ivytech.edu/ or call 1(888) IVY-LINE.

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