WPCC Calendar

The calendar below includes important community and student-related dates and events occurring on the campus of Western Piedmont Community College.  Check back often as dates will be added or updated.  We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Academic Calendar

While important academic dates and deadlines are listed on the calendar below, you can access a full Academic Calendar listing all dates by semester in our online catalog.

Events in April 2024

  • Car Cruise In

    Car Cruise In


    April 13, 2024

    Piedmont Palooza

    Piedmont Palooza


    April 13, 2024

    Library Active Learning Area in Phifer Hall

    Tell your friends! Bring your family! Volunteer to Help!
    This Open House event is open to the community and includes fun activities, program demonstrations and info, a car cruise-in and more! Contact 828-448-6051 jpropst@wpcc.edu  for more information.

  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    All day
    April 14, 2024 April 20, 2024

    WPCC's MLT program will be hosting fun games and activities all during Lab week. Make sure to stop by JBH 264 and checkout the excitement! We will also be participating in the virtual 5k Lab Week Run (registration and fees are required for the run prior to event).

    Vist MLT webpage to learn about our program.

  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    All day
    April 14, 2024 April 20, 2024

    WPCC's MLT program will be hosting fun games and activities all during Lab week. Make sure to stop by JBH 264 and checkout the excitement! We will also be participating in the virtual 5k Lab Week Run (registration and fees are required for the run prior to event).

    Vist MLT webpage to learn about our program.

    Medication Aide (70590)

    Medication Aide (70590)


    April 15, 2024

    Foothills Higher Education Center

    This continuing education course is designed to meet the requirements to qualify for work as a Medication Aide. Topics include medication administration via oral routes, medical asepsis, hand hygiene, terminology, and legal implications. Upon completion, students are eligible to take the competency exam and demonstrate skills necessary to qualify for listing on the North Carolina Medication Aide Registry. (Required materials provided)

    Requirements:

    • CNA I registry in good standing
    • Must have completed a minimum of a 75 hours Nurse Aide I class and provide documentation (Course Completion Certificate)
    • Copies of a valid Driver’s License and matching Social Security card
    • Copy of High School Diploma or GED or sealed transcript of grades

    Registration:

    If you are interested in our Medication Aide class, please call (828) 448-3532 for information on how to register.

    Once all required documentation has been turned in at the Foothills Higher Education Center, you will follow the registration procedure as follows:

    Continuing Education classes offered through our Workforce and Professional Development Division, have a pre-registration policy, with the exception of Fire/Rescue, Law Enforcement, HRD and CTP program areas.  Students must register and pay any registration fees two business days/48 business hours prior to the start date of the class.  For example:  Class starts on Monday, the last day to register is Thursday.

    Students may register via the following methods:

    • Online (click the button below)
    • Walk-in registration held on Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. in Hildebrand Hall, Main Campus; or
    • Download and Fax the Registration-Form. Our fax number is (828) 448-6179.

     

    Medication Aide  (Section 70590) - April 15 - 25, 2024
    Meets Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Location: Foothills Higher Education Center Room 166
    Tuition is $125 - all materials included / book provided
    Registration will not be completed until required documents listed are turned in to the program coordinator. 


    Register Online for a Medication Aide Class

    Foothills Higher Education Center
    2128 South Sterling Street
    Morganton, NC 28655
    USA
    Careerchella

    Careerchella


    April 15, 2024

    Salon Recruiting Event

    1231 C Burkemont Avenue, Morganton, NC 28655

  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    All day
    April 14, 2024 April 20, 2024

    WPCC's MLT program will be hosting fun games and activities all during Lab week. Make sure to stop by JBH 264 and checkout the excitement! We will also be participating in the virtual 5k Lab Week Run (registration and fees are required for the run prior to event).

    Vist MLT webpage to learn about our program.

    FAFSA Night for High Schools

    FAFSA Night for High Schools


    April 16, 2024

    WPCC Hildebrand Hall

    Students and all of their FAFSA Contributors should attend FAFSA Night together.
    If these dates/times do not work for your family, please contact us, as we have other dates & times available!
    Phone: (828) 448-6046
  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    All day
    April 14, 2024 April 20, 2024

    WPCC's MLT program will be hosting fun games and activities all during Lab week. Make sure to stop by JBH 264 and checkout the excitement! We will also be participating in the virtual 5k Lab Week Run (registration and fees are required for the run prior to event).

    Vist MLT webpage to learn about our program.

  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    All day
    April 14, 2024 April 20, 2024

    WPCC's MLT program will be hosting fun games and activities all during Lab week. Make sure to stop by JBH 264 and checkout the excitement! We will also be participating in the virtual 5k Lab Week Run (registration and fees are required for the run prior to event).

    Vist MLT webpage to learn about our program.

  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    All day
    April 14, 2024 April 20, 2024

    WPCC's MLT program will be hosting fun games and activities all during Lab week. Make sure to stop by JBH 264 and checkout the excitement! We will also be participating in the virtual 5k Lab Week Run (registration and fees are required for the run prior to event).

    Vist MLT webpage to learn about our program.

  • Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

    All day
    April 14, 2024 April 20, 2024

    WPCC's MLT program will be hosting fun games and activities all during Lab week. Make sure to stop by JBH 264 and checkout the excitement! We will also be participating in the virtual 5k Lab Week Run (registration and fees are required for the run prior to event).

    Vist MLT webpage to learn about our program.

  • FAFSA Night for High Schools

    FAFSA Night for High Schools


    April 23, 2024

    WPCC Hildebrand Hall

    Students and all of their FAFSA Contributors should attend FAFSA Night together.
    If these dates/times do not work for your family, please contact us, as we have other dates & times available!
    Phone: (828) 448-6046
  • 2024 Spring Plant Sale

    2024 Spring Plant Sale


    April 29, 2024 May 2, 2024

    April 29th - May 2nd
    9:00AM - 6:00PM
    WPCC Greenhouse
    200 Patrick Murphy Drive, Morganton, NC 28655

    CASH OR CHECK

  • 2024 Spring Plant Sale

    2024 Spring Plant Sale


    April 29, 2024 May 2, 2024

    April 29th - May 2nd
    9:00AM - 6:00PM
    WPCC Greenhouse
    200 Patrick Murphy Drive, Morganton, NC 28655

    CASH OR CHECK

    FAFSA Night for High Schools

    FAFSA Night for High Schools


    April 30, 2024

    WPCC Hildebrand Hall

    Students and all of their FAFSA Contributors should attend FAFSA Night together.
    If these dates/times do not work for your family, please contact us, as we have other dates & times available!
    Phone: (828) 448-6046