For Immediate Release
1 December 2010

Melissa Lamar
860.773.1407 (office)

Register for Winter Session at Tunxis


Tunxis Community College is offering several accelerated credit courses during a new Winter Session that will run December 28-January 14.

Registration is currently under way and will be accepted through December 28 at 9 a.m., when classes begin. Courses meet Monday through Friday during the three weeks at a very accelerated pace. For more information, contact the Admissions Office at 860.773.1490.

“This is a great opportunity for students to lighten their spring course load or get further ahead in their studies during winter break,” said Michael Rooke, Ph.D., dean of academic affairs. “We plan to expand winter session course offerings in the future based on student interest and feedback.”

Tunxis Community College, which first opened for classes in October 1970, is celebrating 40 years of education in the Farmington Valley and beyond. From fine arts, health, and technology to liberal arts & sciences programs, Tunxis offers almost 60 associate’s degrees and certificates, providing critical thinking and problem-solving skills that prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs and employment in areas with industry need.

Tunxis Community College is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington. Visit Tunxis on the Internet at