Register for Classes Early and Win Free Lunch for an Entire Semester!

October 26, 2018
Do you want free lunch for a semester? Now is your chance! Current East Central College students who register for Winter Intersession or Spring Semester classes between October 22 – November 2 will be entered in a drawing to win free lunch for a semester!* Two winners will be announced each week. Union students will… View Article

East Central College Hosts International Day Festival November 10

October 25, 2018
Join East Central College as it celebrates cultures from around the globe! The International Day Festival will take place in the Donald Shook Student Center Cafe on November 10 from 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The event is free, open to the public, and offers games, music, art, cultural exhibits and more in celebration of… View Article

John Hardecke Honored with Governor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

October 24, 2018
He considers his job, quite literally, as one of the best in the world. “I have always seen East Central College as the jewel in our community crown,” explained John Hardecke. “We support our students in innumerable ways – encouraging them to enhance their lives through education and cultural experiences.” For more than 20 years,… View Article

Get Free Financial Aid Help at FAFSA Nights!

October 15, 2018
Getting financial aid for college can be stressful for many people. What forms do I fill out? What scholarships and grants am I eligible for? When are the deadlines? East Central College wants to make the process easier! We will be holding a series of workshops to help students fill out the Free Application for… View Article

National Apprenticeship Week Celebration!

October 14, 2018
East Central College invites the public and business community to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week on Friday, November 16 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at its Business and Industry Center, 42 Prairie Dell Plaza Drive in Union. “Apprenticeships can work for all industries, not just manufacturing,” said Joel Doepker, Vice President of External Relations.  “By… View Article

Occupational Therapy Receives Full Accreditation, Other Programs Receive Official Visits

October 5, 2018
East Central College is proud to announce its Occupational Therapy Assistant Program has earned its full accreditation! The program received full approval from the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) this semester and will remain accredited for the next seven years. The program consists of a combination of general education, professional level coursework, classroom… View Article

#InspiringExcellence – ECC Softball Team Named All-America Academic Team

October 4, 2018
The East Central College Softball has been honored by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association by being named to the 2018 Easton/ NFCA Top Ten Academic Team Rankings! “Our team from last spring had a 3.57 GPA,” said Dr. Jay Mehrhoff, East Central College Athletic Director, “which was the sixth highest in the nation for the… View Article