New loan offering means Jackson College, CP Federal have got your 6!

August 19, 2016

Helping student veterans cover their living expenses, CP Federal Credit Union and Jackson College have joined forces to offer low-cost, short-term loans based on anticipated payment. Veterans may notice a lag time between enrollment and when their educational benefits come in, especially during peak enrollment periods such as fall back-to-school time, said Elizabeth Snell, Veterans […]

Check out 2016-17 Potter Center season!

July 20, 2016

Music, comedy, magic, stage shows and more await audiences in the 2016-17 Potter Center entertainment series!  Tickets are on sale now! The season begins with Grammy nominated comedian, Bill Engvall on Oct. 1, followed by favorite illusionist, The Magic of Bill Blagg Live on Oct. 21. Potter Center welcomes musical stylings of  the Be One […]

Jackson College attends inaugural convening of Second Chance Pell Pilot Program in Washington, D.C.

July 18, 2016

President Daniel J. Phelan from Jackson College is in Washington, D.C. today attending the inaugural convening of the Second Chance Pell Pilot Program, which allows incarcerated students to receive federal Pell Grant funding for postsecondary education. Last month, the U.S. Department of Education announced the 69 selected colleges and universities that will provide postsecondary education to […]

Student-athletes score in classroom!

July 12, 2016

Jackson College Jets student-athletes made the grade this year! Student-athletes performed well on and off the field in 2015-16, with Jackson College collecting the most team and individual awards at both the national and state levels since sports returned in 2006. “Celebrating student-athlete success in the classroom never gets old,” said Katie Fall, athletics and […]

Rose Run steps off July 16 on campus!

July 5, 2016

Get ready for the 46th Annual Rose Run coming Saturday, July 16 to the Jackson College Central Campus! Sponsored by Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists, P.C., the Rose Run will again feature 10K and 5K runs, a 5K walk, and a Kids Run. Events will begin at 8 a.m. on the Jackson College campus. Adult events start […]

College selected to participate in new Second Chance Pell pilot program

June 24, 2016

In efforts to reduce prison recidivism rates, Jackson College joins 67 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected by the Department of Education to participate in the new Second Chance Pell pilot program. This Second Chance program launched in July 2015 as an experiment to test whether participation in high-quality education programs increases after expanding […]

Learn more about accelerated business program at Jackson College Lenawee

June 21, 2016

With Jackson College and Siena Heights University, students may earn a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in just three years. Learn more at information sessions at Jackson College @ LISD TECH in Room 105, July 12 or Aug. 9 at 6 p.m. Jackson College @ LISD TECH and Siena Heights University provide an accelerated program to fit […]

Jackson College @ LISD TECH to host financial aid workshop

June 21, 2016

Jackson College @ LISD TECH will host a financial aid workshop, July 13 from 9-11 a.m. in Room 106. College staff will walk participants through filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online for the 2016-17 school year. Financial aid is the common term for money to help with college expenses. Please bring: […]

Board of Trustees Meeting Notice

June 17, 2016

BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING NOTICE The Jackson College Board of Trustees will be holding their summer retreat on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.  The retreat is being held at the Wickwire House, 1135 Wickwire Road, Jackson, MI 49201. No action will be taken at the meeting. All meetings are open to […]

Register now for fall; classes start Sept. 6

June 16, 2016

Registration for fall semester continues at Jackson College! Get started on a new future or finish that goal you’ve started with fall semester classes! Returning students may register online anytime. New students may register after attending new student orientation and meeting with a student success navigator. Visit the college website at for more information. […]