Resources

Carl Perkins Grant Funding:  Perkins Handout

This grant provides assistance with tuition, textbooks and transportation costs to eligible students. Learn more about the Carl Perkins Grant.

Mentoring for Success Program:

Connect with a professional in the community. Read more about our Mentoring for Success Program.

Emergency Food Pantry:

Must be a currently registered WCC student. See a Case Manager for details.

Food-Pantry-SRC-WCC-website-information-sheet.pdf

Childcare Information: 
Did You Know??

The Student Resource Center is able to help families who meet our income and GPA guidelines with grants for childcare while in school. Grants are available for our on-campus childcare center or use a licensed off-site center. Advisors are available to help assist students in choosing an option that will best serve their needs.

On-Campus Childcare Grant

To qualify for an on-campus childcare grant a student must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled in classes at WCC
  • Be enrolled in the WCC Children’s Center
  • Provide bill to your Case Manager
  • Meet income requirements
  • Maintain academic progress of 2.0 GPA
  • Sign a On-Campus childcare form.

Off-Campus Childcare Grants

To qualify for an off-campus childcare grant a student must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled in classes at WCC
  • Be enrolled in a licensed childcare center or home daycare
  • Provide the Off-campus childcare form and bill to your case manager.
  • Meet income requirement.
  • Maintain academic progress of 2.0 GPA

Contact your case manager if you want to know if you qualify for a childcare grant for the upcoming semester.

Single Parents in College Brochure

Lactation room – In support of our students and employees who are nursing mothers, two lactation rooms are available for use. The rooms offer a secure place for the mother to express milk for their nursing children. http://www.wccnet.edu/services/ombudsman/lactation-room/

Pregnant Student Rights

Important WCC Resources:

Consumer Information to Sexual Misconduct Prohibition, Awareness, and Prevention Title IX Information. Report a Concern form.
http://www.wccnet.edu/consumer-information/sexual-misconduct/

Career Services helps WCC students and alumni with job search assistance and is located in the Morris Lawrence building, ML 104. Our office hours are Monday to Thursday, 8:00am to 6:00pm and Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. 734-677-5155

Counseling & Career Planning department helps students with academic advising, career planning, and personal counseling. They are located in the Student Center Building, SC 206. Regular office hours are Monday through Thursday: 8:00am to 7:00pm, Friday: 8:00am to 5:00pm, Saturday: 9:00am to 1:00pm (Counseling staff will be available at Student Connection). The following link has additional academic success and self-help strategies: http://www.wccnet.edu/services/advising/

Financial Aid is a great resource and you can receive assistance by visiting the office on the second floor of the Student Center building, calling 734-973-3523, sending an email to finaid@wccnet.edu or sending a fax to 734-677-5281. Regular hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 7:00pm, Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm, and Saturday from 9:00am to 1:00pm. (On Saturdays, Financial Aid staff are located only at Student Connection. ) See Enrollment Services Hours for a list of days when hours are extended or shortened, as well as days when the office is closed for holidays. Review their link for other important information and additional resources covering how to pay for college.http://www.wccnet.edu/services/financial-aid/

Learning Support Services provides free tutoring to all WCC student as well as accommodation services and learning disability assessments. Call 734-973-3342 or stop by LA 104. Fax number is 734-477-8517. Office hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm Tuesday, 8:00am to 6:00pm.

Student Connection and Enrollment Services is the place where students can:

Student connection can be reached by calling 734-973-3543 and their hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 7:00pm, Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm, and Saturday from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Closed holidays. Extended and/or shortened hours on other days. Please see the Enrollment Services Hours page for details.

Important Community Resources:

United Way Hotline: 734-477-6211 is the gateway to all community resources in Washtenaw County. This includes housing, evictions, utility assistance, food pantries, health care, transportation, legal assistance, elder services, and family supports.

Access to Benefits on-line application: Michigan Benefits Access is a public/private initiative created to streamline the benefits application process, increase online access to DHS programs, and coordinate local support services. Click the link to complete an application:http://mibenefitsaccess.org/

LGBTQA+ Resources: The WCC-SRC Resource Library has books of LGBTQA+ interest available for checkout and updated list of resources in the LGBTQA+ community. For information on community organizations, visit http://spectrumcenter.umich.edu/article/15 and http://jimtoycenter.org/ .

Youth 24-Hour Crisis Line – Ozone House:
We offer a range of housing options – from emergency shelter to permanent supportive housing – in addition to essential comprehensive services including individual and family therapy, case management, and youth leadership opportunities.

If you need help right away, please dial 734-662-2222
1705 Washtenaw, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Veterans Health: VA Hospital:
Offers physical and mental health treatment to veterans.
2215 Fuller Road Ann Arbor, MI 48105 (734) 769-7100

Housing- SOS:
SOS provides temporary shelter for families up to three months. We move families with children from the chaos of homelessness directly into a home and offer caring, intensive supportive services to help families become stable. To access shelter, please call the Housing Access for Washtenaw County at (734) 961-1999.

Domestic Violence – SafeHouse Center:
SafeHouse Center provides support for those impacted by domestic violence or sexual assault. SafeHouse provides free and confidential services for any person victimized that lives or works in Washtenaw County. Our services include emergency shelter for those in danger of being hurt or killed, counseling, legal advocacy, support groups, and especially, hope.
4100 Clark Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 (734) 995-5444

Health Resources close to WCC Campus:
Academic Internal Medicine-Reichert Health Center
5333 McAuley Drive, Suite 4001
Ypsilanti, MI
734-712-3980
or make a self-scheduling appointment online: IHA Cares
They have a financial navigator that can help you find insurance.
Also, refer to
Personal Counseling