May 2, 2013

FVCC Opens Registration for Summer Classes

College Offers Students Special Discounts on Summer Activities

Registration for summer credit courses at Flathead Valley Community College for new and returning students is now underway.  The schedule of credit courses is available on the college website,

In order to register, each degree-seeking student is required to have a completed admissions file which includes a completed application, high school transcripts and college transcripts if applicable and proof of two measles, mumps and rubella immunizations.  The application may be completed on the college’s website at no cost, or a paper application may be completed for a $15 fee.  Degree-seeking students also are required to complete the COMPASS placement test prior to registering for courses.  Non-degree seeking students are subject to different admissions requirements.

Students are encouraged to register for courses early as they fill on a first-come, first-served basis.  Students with completed admissions files can register online on the college’s website.  Others can register in the college’s Admissions Office in Blake Hall Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  For more information, call 756-3848, or visit

Students who enroll in at least one credit class will be eligible to participate in summer intramural activities organized by the college at significantly reduced prices.  Activities include whitewater rafting trips; Danny On hike with scenic chairlift ride, zip line tours, alpine slide, walk in the treetops and aerial adventure park at Whitefish Mountain Resort;  folf; Swan River and Flathead River kayak adventures; Glacier National Park tour and hike; Whitefish Trail mountain bike ride;  and Kootenai Falls and Swinging Bridge/Ross Creek Cedars hike.  Prices range from free to $25 per adventure, depending on the activity.  For the complete schedule of activities and registration information, visit or contact Intramurals Program Coordinator Sarah Bergford at 756-3893 or at