Parents/Families of Future Students

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As a parent and/or family member of a prospective college student, there are many things you can do to assist your student in planning and preparing for attending Truckee Meadows Community College or any college or university.

This site has been designed specifically with you in mind, and contains tips to help you and your student prepare for this next stage in your lives; resources and links for your information and use in planning for college; and information about the college and college events.

College vs. High School
Policies and practices that may be different from what you have experienced in the high school.

Learn More About TMCC
Historical information, fact book, links to news articles, student and staff testimonials, TMCC departments and staff directory, donor opportunities.

Start Planning for College Now
Helpful information for high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors.

Timeline/Activities for the Senior Student
Checklist and calendar for the high school senior; from applying for admission to enrolling in classes.

College News

Be the Match; an Event to Help People Save Lives

Nursing students are sponsoring a bone marrow registry drive on April 23-24.

Alumni Association Introduces the “Biggest Little Street Faire”

New event will raise funds for first-generation TMCC students.

Calendar of Events

Faculty Senate Part-Time Faculty Issues Committee Meeting

Friday, April 18
RDMT 333, Dandini Campus

Faculty Senate

Friday, April 18
RDMT 256, Dandini Campus


Truckee Meadows Community College
7000 Dandini Boulevard, RDMT 115
Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

Telephone: 775-673-8236

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