Concord College to Hold 125th Commencement

For Immediate Release: 
Apr 19 2000

Concord College to Hold 125th Commencement

Athens, W.Va. - Concord College will host its 125th annual commencement ceremony Saturday, May 13, 2000, at 10:00 a.m. in Centennial Hall on the Athens campus of the College.

"We have about 260 candidates who have applied for graduation," stated Interim Registrar Carolyn Cox. "Our commencement is an exciting time for us, and we invite our friends and families of our graduation candidates to join us in this celebration. We have both traditional and non-traditional students who have worked very hard to achieve this very important goal of a college education."

For more information, call Interim Registrar Carolyn Cox at 1-304-384-5323.


Concord College Notes:
More than 75% of the student population receives some sort of financial aid (scholarships and need-based federal financial aid); $9.7 million was awarded in the 98/99 school year and $12.2 million in 99/00, an increase of 26%.