March 25, 2013

Owens Toledo-area Campus to Host Registration Rocks, April 8-12 and 15-19

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Area high school seniors are invited to learn about Owens Community College’s many educational opportunities during a fun, music-themed event as the academic institution’s Toledo-area Campus serves as host to Registration Rocks in April.

High school seniors can sign up for any day of Registration Rocks which runs from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on the Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township. Attendees are required to RSVP prior to the event. Registration Rocks dates include April 8-12 and 15-19.

“Registration Rocks is a great opportunity for prospective students to register for summer and fall classes all in one fun-filled day,”said Cory Stine, Owens Director of Admissions. “Owens Community College is excited to once again host an event where students can take the first step toward their career and educational aspirations.”

Throughout each day, students will be able to tour campus, complete the new student orientation, take the placement test and pick up important information about financial aid, clubs and student activities, local housing and academic program offerings.

In addition, a separate program on learning to support your children in college will be offered to parents who attend Registration Rocks. Students will also be provided with a free lunch during their visit.

For more information, or to register, call (567) 661-2620 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 2620. Or, check out the Owens website at ( )and click on the Registration Rocks icon.

Owens Community College is an accredited two-year, state-assisted institution of higher education that has served Northwest Ohio since 1965. With a commitment to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability, the College serves the diverse academic needs of credit and non-credit students on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, as well as at the Arrowhead Park Learning Center in Maumee and the Learning Center at The Source in downtown Toledo. Owens offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit