Speak with faculty, staff, students and event volunteers. Enjoy the company of SWOOP, the AACC Mascot! Take a tour of the Arnold campus and learn more about myriad of educational opportunities that Anne Arundel Community has to offer, including more than 100 degrees and certificates! Participate in hands-on learning and live demonstration from various departments.
Both the Cashier’s Office and the Records Office will stay opened from 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. for anyone interesting in registering for a Continuing Education course or for students who would like to register for winter term.
From 5:30-8p.m., you'll get to see, hear, taste and experience much of what AACC has to offer! Enjoy a variety of presentations, performances and demonstrations in the gymnasium! The following presentations and interactive displays will be available from 5:30-8p.m. unless other times are noted.
Sit back and relax as you listen to selections from the AACC Small Jazz Combo and World Music Ensemble.
Learn about CDL licensing, motorcycle safety and electric cars. Vehicles will be on display in the outdoor lot beside the gym. Plus speak to our staff about our trainings.
Participate in stations that will immerse you in a virtual world! Want to know what it's like to be a welder? Experience virtual reality welding using a Vertex 360 Mobile Unit. Or, try on goggles provided by AACC Health Sciences that will simulate an “under the influence” affect. Take part in other virtual reality exhibits by AACC Science and Technology.
Did you know AACC’s Nursing program remains #1 in the State of Maryland? Learn about this award-winning program, in addition to other health-related programs including Paramedic, Surgical Technology, and Addictions Counseling. You'll be able to speak to program staff.
Are you interested in science and technology? Stop by one of our many program tables where you'll be able to see first-hand, current cyber threats, try your hand at tabletop mechatronics, take a look at a drone display or learn to program Arduino devices.
Those interested in our Architecture, Interior Design, Construction Management and Landscape Design programs can learn more through interactive CAD Stations and hands-on landscape design activities.
The Flashlight Campus Tours feature stops at each building and a charismatic presentation highlighting our Homeland Security and Criminal Justice Command Center in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology Building (CALT).
Tours will be available at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Enjoy a walk around campus as you “Light your future educational pathway" at AACC. Sign up to participate at the Open House.
Student Services will be open for one-on-one advising, registration and more. While here, you'll have the opportunity to speak candidly with faculty member specialists and learn first-hand, about the ‘ins and outs’ of applying to college, including admissions, financial aid, completing a FAFSA, disability support and counseling, advising and retention. Registration will be available for Continuing Education courses, as well as winter term for students.
The event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is strongly encouraged.