News and Events

Resources and Reflection at WCCC during Suicide Prevention Month

September 27, 2022
Calais, ME - September is Suicide Prevention Month and we have asked students and employees to reflect on hope, resilience, and recovery through participation in the Heart Wall project. This event is being hosted by our Student Advocacy & Resource Center and Early Childhood Education student Angela Curtis is handing… Read More

Maine Community College System announces updated vaccine protocol for students

June 22, 2022
Vaccines required, boosters strongly encouraged, and masking decided by college presidents AUGUSTA, ME – Starting immediately, the Maine Community College System (MCCS) will require COVID vaccinations for all on-campus students, and strongly encourage students to stay up-to-date on boosters. The vaccination protocol does not apply to students taking classes online… Read More


April 21, 2022
AUGUSTA, ME – Maine’s community colleges are now offering up to two years of tuition-free college to all high school graduates from 2020-23 under the new Free College initiative funded in the supplemental budget signed Wednesday by Governor Janet Mills. “This is a historic moment for Maine,” said Maine Community… Read More

Maine Community College Students Named to All-Maine Academic Team

April 14, 2022
AUGUSTA, ME – Fourteen Maine community college students have been named to the All-Maine Academic Team in recognition of their outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and service. The students receiving the award and a $500 scholarship from the MCCS Board of Trustees, are: Miranda Kelly, Camden, Central Maine Community College in… Read More

Graca Muzela Announced as WCCC 2022 Student of the Year

April 6, 2022
CALAIS, ME – Washington County Community College is proud to announce that Graca Muzela, a student in the Residential and Commercial Electricity program, is the 2022 Student of the Year. Graca came to WCCC because his teacher at Lewiston Regional Technical Center highly recommended the Residential and Commercial Electricity program… Read More