Manchester Community College, founded in 1963, is an open admission college, offering over 75 associate in science and associate in art degrees, and certificates. Student annual enrollment is approximately 15,000 (full- and part-time, credit and credit-free).

The 160-acre, beautifully-wooded, state-of-the-art campus is easily accessible from I-291, I-84 and I-384 — just minutes from Hartford — with plenty of free parking.

Costs and Facts

Tuition is low (only $143 per credit hour + fees) and the class sizes are small. The climate is student-centered and student life is very active.

MCC accepts applicants with proof of high school/GED or college completion, immunization and a $20 application fee.

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Information Sessions

The Admissions office invites you to attend an Information Session to learn more about the college, the enrollment process, programs and services and take a brief campus tour.

Admissions Information sessions will be held on the following Tuesday evenings 5:30 - 6:30 pm in the Community Commmons Room, GP 203 on the second floor in Great Path Academy:

Available Information Session Dates

  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014
  • Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Pre-registration is recommended. 

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Open House

November 5, 2014 4:30 to 7:00 pm

The Open House provides information on over 90 certificates and degree programs offered at MCC as well as special workshops on financial aid, admissions, transfer options and other programs.

Pre-register now!

Campus Tours

Open campus tours will be held on Wednesdays at 3pm beginning September 22. Tours leave promptly from the Admissions office, in the Student Services Center room L156.

Campus tours for high school groups are scheduled on Friday mornings at 10:00 am., for approximately one hour. To arrange a campus visit for a high school or community group, please contact Cynthia Zeldner at or Elijah A. Oliver at





General Information   860-512-3210
Director of Enrollment Management Peter Harris 860-512-3213
Associate Director of Admissions Cynthia Zeldner 860-512-3214
Director of International Affairs Joseph Mesquita 860-512-3215
Secretary II Katherine Jones 860-512-3213
Enrollment Services Coordinator Ben Breault 860-512-3229
Assessment Testing Coordinator Georgette Hyman 860-512-3304
Enrollment Management Coordinator Elijah A. Oliver 860-512-3218
Enrollment Services Coordinator Samantha Plourd 860-512-3226
Office Assistant Joy L. Thompson 860-512-3233

Admissions Office Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m..
Last Update: September 03 2014
For additional information, call 860-512-3210.