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WPCC Student Calendar (click or tap to open)

Here’s what’s happening at Western Piedmont Community College:


Month Week Day
February 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
January 29, 2017 January 30, 2017 January 31, 2017 February 1, 2017 February 2, 2017 February 3, 2017 February 4, 2017
February 5, 2017 February 6, 2017 February 7, 2017 February 8, 2017 February 9, 2017 February 10, 2017 February 11, 2017
February 12, 2017 February 13, 2017 February 14, 2017 February 15, 2017 February 16, 2017 February 17, 2017 February 18, 2017
February 19, 2017 February 20, 2017 February 21, 2017 February 22, 2017 February 23, 2017 February 24, 2017 February 25, 2017
February 26, 2017 February 27, 2017 February 28, 2017 March 1, 2017 March 2, 2017 March 3, 2017 March 4, 2017

Curriculum Graduation Information

Get information about the upcoming spring graduation set for May.

Spring 2017 Graduates

If you have not applied for Spring Graduation: the Final Deadline is Monday, February 6, 2017.

  • Pick up graduation application in Student Services, print form from Moodle, or request one be sent to you.
  • Contact your advisor for an appointment to review the requirements of your program of study. The application must be signed by both the student and the advisor.
  • All applications must be received by Cathy Williams in Hildebrand Hall, Room 106, on or before February 6, 2017. Documentation used by the advisor needs to be attached to the application.
  • A preliminary graduation audit will be conducted through Student Services. You will receive a letter indicating completion of hours and payment information for the business office. If you have not met all requirements, a letter will be sent to you and your advisor listing these deficiencies.
  • If your graduation audit reveals that you have completed, or are currently registered for all classes required for graduation, a $30 graduation fee will be added to your student account. This fee will be good for the current academic year in which you applied. If you do not complete all of the required courses within the academic year in which you applied, you will be charged an additional $30 fee upon re-application.

Help Desk in Moore Hall

Need help with a
computer issue or student ID?
The Help Desk has moved from
the LRC in Phifer Hall to
Room 17 in Moore Hall.

WPCC Basketball

Morganton Parks & Recreation
2017 Commercial League Basketball

Current Record 1-4
Games played at Mountain View Rec. Center

  • 1/23 – WPCC 50 Burke Law/WIld Hawgs 35 (W)
  • 1/18 – Bowman’s C.S. 49 WPCC 48
  • 1/11 – Dream Connection 73  WPCC 49


Next Game: January 25 at 7:00 p.m. vs. Blue Ridge Health


FAFSA Fridays Are Here!

WPCC Financial Aid Counselors provide assistance in completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Aid) when you attend any scheduled FAFSA Friday. NO appointment is necessary!

WPCC’s priority deadline for submitting the FAFSA is June 1st each year. However, WPCC will continue to process FAFSA applications and award aid to students as financial aid files are completed throughout the academic year.

Here is the schedule for FAFSA Fridays (all are from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. in Hildebrand Hall 124):

  • January 27
  • February 3
  • February 10
  • February 17
  • February 24
  • March 3
  • March 10
  • March 17
  • March 24
  • March 31
  • April 7
  • April 14
  • April 28
  • May 5


Hungry? Western Piedmont has several food options on campus.

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Don't forget, today's the day! Students/staff/faculty - join us in the drama studio this morning at 11am for the production of Dar He: The Story of Emmett Till. ... See MoreSee Less

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Students/staff/faculty - join us in the drama studio this Thursday at 11am for the production of Dar He: The Story of Emmett Till. ... See MoreSee Less

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Students wanting more information on transferring to UNC-A, a representative will be here today in the library from 10-1. ... See MoreSee Less

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Have you ever noticed how the pond looks like a heart? Happy Valentine's Day from WPCC! ... See MoreSee Less

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Students, Montreat is on campus today to talk about transfer options. ... See MoreSee Less

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Due to a power outage on the campus of Western Piedmont Community College, the campus will close at 3:30 pm for the Main Campus and Richardson Complex for Thursday, February 9, 2017. Foothills Higher Education Center will operate as normal. ... See MoreSee Less

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Western Piedmont is at East Burke High School cheering on the Cavaliers and the Wildcats in tonight's basketball games! Come see us at our table to get your free cup and stick around for halftime for your chance at a free WPCC t-shirt! ... See MoreSee Less

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Anyone interested in transferring to UNCW, representatives will be on campus, Feb. 1st. ... See MoreSee Less

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Make sure you join us today in Leviton to experience the Tesla Quartet - 11am. Reception following the concert, sponsored by the SGA.
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Contact Us For Help!

If you have any questions please stop by Student Services in Hildebrand Hall or call (828) 448-6046. If you’re having trouble with Pioneer Pass, your email, or other computer issues, visit the Help Desk online or call (828) 448-6030. You are also welcome to get in touch with us by submitting a request below.

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