Get started toward corrections career with 7-week online program

July 18, 2018

Corrections careers in Michigan are in demand! Make your start in the corrections field with an online skill set from Jackson College this fall. Jackson College is offering a skill set including five courses in criminal justice that may be completed in just seven weeks! After completing the skill set, students will meet minimum educational […]

Jackson College Drumline to perform at Hot Air Jubilee

July 13, 2018

Check out Jackson College’s Drumline when it performs at this year’s Hot Air Jubilee! Come and enjoy the beats as the drumline, led by instructor Greg Sauceda, performs at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, at the entertainment main stage in Ella Sharp Park of Jackson. The drumline features both college students and community members […]

Honors @ Jackson College offers students opportunity to reach higher

July 13, 2018

Students may take their college experience to the next level with the new Honors Program @ Jackson College! Jackson College launches its own honors program this fall, offering talented and motivated students the opportunity to dig deeper and reach further in their college experience. Previously the College worked in partnership with the American Honors Program, […]

Student-athletes shine in the classroom

July 5, 2018

Jackson College congratulates those student-athletes from the 2017-18 academic year recognized recently as outstanding academic student-athletes by the National Junior College Athletic Association and the Michigan Community College Athletic Association. This recognition honors student-athletes for their performance in the classroom. “Being a strong student is just as important as being a strong athlete,” said Rick […]

Learn about living on campus at Preview Housing Days

July 3, 2018

Interested in finding out what living on campus is like? Check out Preview Housing Days at Jackson College, coming Tuesdays, July 10, 17, 24 & 31, from 7-9 p.m. Jackson College offers students a unique opportunity among two-year colleges with on-campus living. Three student housing facilities are available – Campus View 1, 2 and 3. […]

Community welcomed to get healthy at HealthWise!

July 2, 2018

HealthWise Screening Event August 3, 2018 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Jackson College Central Campus Jackson College will present the HealthWise Screening Event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 3 in the Health Laboratory Center on the Jackson Central Campus. HealthWise provides an opportunity for community members to choose from a variety of health […]

Potter Center 2018-19 season brings music, comedy and more!

June 25, 2018

Don’t miss a minute of the great music, comedy, magic, dance and more coming to the Potter Center at Jackson College this 2018-19 season. Individual tickets go on sale Friday, June 29. Visit the website at, or call 517.796.8600. Blue Oyster Cult with Mark Farner’s American Band, 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 Join […]

Check out fun, helpful classes at Free College Day

June 22, 2018

Jackson College invites the community to Free College Day on Saturday, Aug. 4 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This is the community’s chance to visit the College, check out the Central Campus, and enjoy the fun and informative classes taught by College faculty and staff. “Free College Day is all about igniting the spark […]

Dawn Foods Foundation provides $30,000 grant to Potter Center project

June 21, 2018

JACKSON, Mich. – Jackson College today announced a new $30,000 grant from the Dawn Foods Foundation. The grant will be used toward the refurbishment of Harold Sheffer Music Hall, the second of a three-phase renovation project on the 42-year-old performing arts complex. “We are incredibly thankful to Sarah Richmond and everyone at the Dawn Foods […]

Homer’s Spence signs with Jets baseball team

June 19, 2018

Jackson College baseball will welcome 2018 Homer High graduate Seth Spence to next year’s team! Spence is a 6-foot-4 pitcher and third baseman who played for Coach Scott Salow’s Homer Trojans. His baseball honors include all-conference, all-state, and Battle Creek Dream Team.   He chose Jackson College to continue his baseball-playing career.