NWSCC and UWA to sign agreement on July 14

Event: Northwest Shoals Community College (NWSCC) and the University of West Alabama (UWA) will hold an agreement signing ceremony Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at 2 p.m. on the Shoals campus. The agreement will make a seamless transfer process for students and create additional scholarship dollars for NWSCC students at UWA.

Who: The NWSCC and UWA signing ceremony will feature NWSCC President Dr. Glenda Colagross, UWA President Dr. Ken Tucker, and other college/university representatives.

What: The articulation agreement allows UWA and NWSCC to have a clearly defined transfer process that includes academic advising, enhanced communication, and scholarship opportunities. NWSCC students with a minimum 2.0 grade point average and 45-50 transferable credit hours are guaranteed admission at UWA. Also, students who complete their associate’s degree at NWSCC are guaranteed admission to UWA.

When: Tuesday, July 14, 2020; 2:00 p.m.

Where: Seminar Room, Building 110, NWSCC Shoals campus; 800 George Wallace Blvd., Muscle Shoals, AL 35661

About Northwest Shoals Community College:

Northwest Shoals Community College (NWSCC) is part of the Alabama Community College System and home to approximately 3,600 students. NWSCC offers over 100 certificate and degree programs and is committed to providing career technical, academic, and lifelong educational opportunities that promote economic growth and enrich the quality of life for the people it serves. For more information about the NWSCC, visit www.nwscc.edu.