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Just for Parents

First-time college students face a variety of challenges meeting new people, cultivating successful study habits, navigating the college environment and developing a greater sense of independence. You can still play an important role in helping your student succeed by understanding what your student is going through and being aware of policies, procedures and information about MCC and the college process. The following information can help you support your student as he/she transitions into college life.

Questions that Parents Ask Us

If you still have questions after reading this, please email them to orientation@mchenry.edu.