Montcalm Community College responds to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Montcalm Community College’s Sidney and Greenville campuses are open. Following guidance from federal, state and public health authorities, we continue to take extra precautions to help ensure the health and safety of our students, employees and visitors. Upon arrival, please check in with the building attendant and wear a mask while in our buildings.
COVID-19 Health Screening
MCC is using the web and mobile application #CampusClear for daily COVID-19 screening. Staff and students will register with their MCC Email address. Visitors can register with a mobile phone number.
CARES Act: Higher Education Relief FundOn April 20, 2020, Montcalm Community College (MCC) signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement for Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). On May 29, 2020, MCC received its student portion of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF), made available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act).
futures for frontlinersFutures for Frontliners offers Michiganders who worked in essential industries during the April 1-June 30 period, but do not have a college degree, free tuition to their local community college to pursue an associate degree, or a skills certificate, on a full-time or part-time basis while they continue to work.
Those without a high school diploma or equivalency are eligible for services to help them prepare for and complete this credential before enrolling in a community college or job training program.
student informationStudent-specific information and resources in response to COVID-19, including MCC student information regarding Higher Education Emergency Relief, made available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act).
Montcalm Community College Community Updates
Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Revised Aug. 21,2020
Recreation facilities are closed
The college’s recreation facilities, including its pool, gym, fitness center, as well as its food service provider, the Woodside Café, are closed until further notice.
Cancellation of events
All MCC-sponsored events have been canceled or postponed until further notice. Visit www.montcalm.edu/events for details.
The MCC Library is open on a limited basis, Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Study rooms, computers, tables and library material will be available. However, social gatherings are not allowed due to COVID-19 safety precautions. To access the library, please enter the main doors of the Donald C. Burns Administration/Library Building and complete the check-in process, which includes filling out a health screening form. If you do not have a mask to wear while in the building, one will be provided for you. We also are available through LiveChat at www.montcalm.edu, by emailing email@example.com or by calling (989) 328-1261. Visit www.montcalm.edu/library for more information about the library’s offerings.
United Way 2-1-1
Need help with food, shelter or utilities during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic? Call 2-1-1. United Way 2-1-1 offers confidential, free assistance with social and community services including: Housing and utility services; food pantries; fraud and identity protection; disaster relief; tax preparation; veterans services; counseling services; childcare; alcohol treatment; job assistance; legal services; healthcare; credit counseling; and more. It is available to all Michigan residents. To access it, simply dial 2-1-1.
If you are homeless or in need of assistance, please contact MCC’s counseling office by calling 989-328-1264 or stop by MCC’s Student Success Center, located in room D318 in the Beatrice E. Doser Building in Sidney. You can also contact local resources directly. These include:
- RAVE, domestic violence shelter in Ionia – 1-800-720-7233
- Straight Street, addiction recovery facility in Greenville – 616-754-7951
- Randy’s House, addiction recovery facilities in Greenville – 616-498-4608
- EightCAP, housing assessment resource agency in Greenville and Ionia – 616-754-9315
- Have Mercy, homeless services provider/interim housing facilities in Greenville – 616-225-8055