For The Register-Herald
Students at New River Community and Technical College have completed the fall semester and will be on winter break until the spring semester begins Jan. 14.
Offices will be open on all campuses Dec. 17-21 and Jan. 2-11. All New River offices will be closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1.
New River is still accepting new students for the spring semester, but applicants should enroll immediately, particularly if they will be applying for financial aid.
The New River Community and Technical College Library on Courtney Drive in Lewisburg will be open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the same days that the offices are open for the benefit of students, faculty, staff, and the general public.
New River Community and Technical College is part of the West Virginia Community and Technical College System. Campuses are located at 167 Dye Drive in the Harper Industrial Park in Beckley; in the Mercer County Technical Education Center at 1397 Stafford Drive in Princeton; 101 Church St. in downtown Lewisburg; 6101 Webster Road in Summersville; and the Advanced Technology Center, 527 Odd Road in Ghent. Administrative offices are located in Beckley.
New River is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and credits earned at New River will transfer to many four-year colleges.
Information on the courses of study and classes offered at New River Community and Technical College can be obtained at www.newriver.edu, or by telephoning or visiting any of the campuses.