Great Expectations at PVCC

Welcome to Great Expectations at PVCC

 

We are so happy and honored you have chosen to find out more about our program. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions on how to become a part of or support the
Great Expectations at PVCC family.

 

Serving Foster Youth....Changing Lives

Great Expectations at PVCC is part of a statewide initiative that serves current and former foster care youth. We provide resources, tools, information and guidance to empower our participants in reaching their educational and career goals. We also assist participants overcome day to day life stressors so they are able to transition into a healthy and successful adulthood.

Here are some of the benefits of joining Great Expectations at PVCC:

  • Guidance in making college and career choices
  • Assistance in navigating through PVCC's supportive services (Admissions and Records, Financial Aid, Tutoring and Counseling)
  • Getting connected with community resources and services
  • Monthly activities and group events
  • One-on-One & Group Mentoring
  • Support to overcome the barriers to success through coaching and emergency assistance

Just to name a few....
 

Join Us

Are you interested in joining Great Expectations at PVCC? If so, simply complete the Great Expectations at PVCC application and then use the online scheduler to schedule an appointment to meet with the Great Expectations at PVCC staff to discuss academic, career and funding options available for you.

Are you interested in earning an associate degree or career services certificate here at PVCC? Simply complete the PVCC Online Application and the Great Expectations at PVCC application. Once those are completed, use the online scheduler to schedule an appointment to meet with the Great Expectations at PVCC staff to learn more about the programs of study and transfer opportunities offered to PVCC students. You will also learn how Great Expectations at PVCC can help you meet your goals.  

Still in High School or working on your GED? Don't worry, you can also complete the Great Expectations at PVCC application and use the online scheduler to schedule an appointment to meet with the Great Expectations at PVCC staff to discuss how to join us.

Are you interested in industry certification and professional licensure courses here at PVCC? If so, you can also register for Workforce courses while participating in the Great Expectations at PVCC program. Simply complete the Great Expectations at PVCC application and use the online scheduler to schedule an appointment to meet with the Great Expectations at PVCC staff who will assist you with the Workforce application and funding process.
 

Refer a Foster Youth

If you know a foster youth who could benefit from the Great Expectations at PVCC porogram, please complete and submit the Great Expectations Referral Application. You can also use the online scheduler to schedule an appointment for the youth to meet with the Great Expectations at PVCC staff to discuss how to the program. Please consult the foster youth before referring and scheduling an appointment.
 

Get Involved

If you would like to learn more about the Great Expectations at PVCC program and how you or your group can help please contact the Great Expectations at PVCC Advisor, La'Tisha Jackson, at 434.961.5314 and ljackson@pvcc.edu or Simone Alley, Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving at 434.961.6525 and salley@pvcc.edu. We also invite you to donate online to Great Expectations at PVCC.