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-          Don’t have your FAFSA completed???

On January 29, at 2PM the Higher Education Center will host College Goal Sunday; a financial aid workshop designed for current college students and college–bound seniors, and their families, who need help completing the FAFSA form for the upcoming academic year.  Students and their parents should bring their most recent tax information, such as completed IRS 1040 tax returns, W-2 statements and other income and benefits information.


-          LOW COST DENTAL HYGIENE CLINIC: UMA-Bangor, offers a low-cost dental hygiene clinic to the public. All dental hygiene services are provided, including oral cancer screenings, dental cleanings, fluoride treatments, sealants, athletic mouth guards and x-rays. Services are provided by dental hygiene students under the close supervision of faculty. For more information, call the UMA-Bangor Dental Health Programs at 262-7872.


-          Women & Wheels Workshop

Women & Wheels is an educational workshop for women sponsored by Darling’s Auto Mall.  Tuesday, January 24, from 5:30 to

8:00 pm. To Register, go to:

Or go to our Facebook page for more information.



Remember: Last day to add/drop for UMA and EMMC is Monday January 23.


Please adhere to the following policies when you’re at the Higher Education Center:

-          There is a no cell phone use policy at the center.

-          The computers are for academic use by University of Maine System and Eastern Maine Community College students only.

-          Do not bring your children or guests to class. Children are welcome in the center but only in general use areas and with the direct supervision of a parent.

-          The pay for print policy: first seven pages (daily) are free, additional pages are 5 cents.

-          You must schedule all make up tests by contacting Ruth Sainsbury, [log in to unmask].

-          Students taking delay viewing or make-up tests will be asked to present a photo ID.


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Have a great semester.


Bonnie Sparks, Director
Hancock Cnty Higher Ed. Center

248 State St. Suite 1

Ellsworth, ME 04605
1-800-696-2540 (In-state)

Fax: 207-667-7451


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