Student Finds His Way to UNC Through WPCC

Student Finds His Way to UNC Through WPCC

Griffin McKesson has a plan. This fall, he heads east to fulfill his goal of earning a bachelor’s degree in Communication. But his future was not always so clear. In fact, it was only a few years ago that he graduated from high school unsure of his next steps. Growing...
Registration at WPCC is Aug. 13 and 14

Registration at WPCC is Aug. 13 and 14

Registration for fall semester classes at Western Piedmont Community College will be held on Thursday, Aug. 13 and Friday, Aug. 14. Students participating in fall registration will meet with an academic advisor, sign up for classes and pay tuition and fees. This...
WPCC Honors Judge Sitton for Decades of Service

WPCC Honors Judge Sitton for Decades of Service

Capping nearly 40 years as an influential member of the Western Piedmont Community College Board of Trustees, Claude Sitton was recognized recently during a meeting of the trustees on the College’s campus. First appointed to the WPCC Board of Trustees in 1977 by NC...
Begin Your Fall Application NOW!

Begin Your Fall Application NOW!

Morganton, NC –New students planning to attend Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) this fall should have admission and financial aid applications, official transcripts, and placement test scores submitted as soon as possible. “Submitting all information now will...
WPCC Names Excellence in Teaching Award Recipient

WPCC Names Excellence in Teaching Award Recipient

Each year, Western Piedmont Foundation honors a member of Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) full-time curriculum faculty, nominated by his or her own peers and students, for dedication to the teaching profession.  Selection criteria recognize extraordinary...
Learn Everyday Sign Language This Summer!

Learn Everyday Sign Language This Summer!

Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) continuing education department will offer Sign Language for Everyday Conversations, a five-week course designed to help attendees communicate more easily with colleagues, patients, clients, friends and...