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COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

 

The FCC Athletics Center serves as host facility for the COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic, operated by the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD).
Visit health.frederickcountymd.gov for all questions about COVID-19 and vaccinations.


Vaccination Clinic

 


 

Returning to Campus

 

The following are general guidelines for students and employees related to exposure, quarantine, and their return to class procedures for all affected by COVID-19.

 

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Students

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Employees

 

 

Frederick County Department of Health Information

 

The Frederick County Health Department provides detailed information on COVID-19 testing options and locations available in Frederick County. Find out how and where you can be tested and view additional community resources regarding COVID-19 including statistics, FAQs, facility guidance, and recovery. Please check this link regularly. https://health.frederickcountymd.gov/614/Novel-Coronavirus-COVID-19.

 

 

Maryland Department of Health Updates

 

This is a rapidly evolving situation and the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) will provide updates as they become available. A Maryland COVID-19 Case Map Dashboard has been created by the Maryland Emergency Management Agency that will be updated daily at 10 a.m., based on the most recently available data from across the state. Please check this link regularly. https://coronavirus.maryland.gov.

 

 

Response to COVID-19 and Distance Learning Plan

 

Below is the FCC Roadmap to Resilience and Recovery (3R Plan).

On July 6, 2020 FCC entered Stage 1 of the Frederick Community College Roadmap to Resilience and Recovery plan. The College community adhered to the requirements of Stage 1 of the plan and successfully moved to Stage 2 on September 21, 2020. Additional information is available here.

On October 6, 2020, Stage 2 was amended to thirteen (13) individuals in specifically identified rooms on the main campus and at the Monroe Center. All other capacity limits remain at ten (10) individuals.

On January 5, 2021, Stage 2 was amended back to ten (10) individuals based on the Maryland Department of Health Advisory dated December 17, 2020.

On June 7, 2021, FCC will move to Stage 3 of the Frederick Community College Roadmap to Resilience and Recovery plan, with plans to enter Stage 4 on August 2, 2021.

 

FCC Roadmap to
Resilience and Recovery

 

 

 

 

For Students: Return to Campus Guidelines
For Employees: Dealing with COVID-19

 

 

Free Internet Access Through Comcast

 

For any students who do not currently have internet access, Comcast (Xfinity) is providing free internet access to the community through hotspots. You can visit https://wifi.xfinity.com. Comcast (Xfinity) is also offering a service called Internet Essentials; a low-cost internet service to those who qualify. Visit https://www.internetessentials.com for further information.

 

If you need help finding access to computers and/or the internet, send an email to [email protected] or call 301-846-2469.

 

 

 

Most Recent FCC Communications


 

May 17, 2021

Congratulations to Graduates

Message from President Burmaster

We are proud of the nearly 1,000 FCC graduates who have triumphed through the extraordinary challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic this year to successfully complete their individual goals. 

We are celebrating our 2021 graduates in the following ways:
 

  • A video similar to last year, created by Mike Pritchard and Edwin Koester.
  • Graduating students are invited to participate in “Celebrating the Class of 2021 Graduates” in the Cougar Grille following all requirements of the FCC Roadmap to Resilience and Recovery.
  • A commencement program keepsake to be distributed at the “Celebrating the Class of 2021 Graduates” and available here
    https://www.frederick.edu/virtual-commencement.aspx.

Here is a link to the 2020-2021 Graduating Class Virtual Celebration - https://youtu.be/wetWUnZSj4U. This video is closed captioned. Please be sure you enable captions in playback settings.

Special thanks to Edwin Koester and Mike Pritchard who created this keepsake video for our graduates. Thanks to Faculty Class Presenter Debra Morlier, Student Government Association President Emma Wachter, Board of Trustees Chair Dr. John Molesworth, Vice President for Learning Support Dr. Nora Clark, and all the students who are featured in this video.

Congratulations Graduates and Best Wishes,

President Burmaster

 

 

May 17, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

May 10, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

May 6, 2021

President's Newsletter

President Burmaster Monthly E-News from President Burmaster
Stay informed with the monthly E-News from President Elizabeth Burmaster.

 

 

May 3, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

April 26, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

April 19, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

April 12, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

April 8, 2021

President's Newsletter

President Burmaster Monthly E-News from President Burmaster
Stay informed with the monthly E-News from President Elizabeth Burmaster.

 

 

March 29, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

March 22, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

March 15, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

March 8, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

March 2, 2021

President's Newsletter

President Burmaster Monthly E-News from President Burmaster
Stay informed with the monthly E-News from President Elizabeth Burmaster.

 

 

March 1, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

February 22, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

February 15, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

Kyndel Brown Weekly News for Students
Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

February 8, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

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Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

February 1, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

Smiling girl with books Weekly News for Students
Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

February 1, 2021

President's Newsletter

President Burmaster Monthly E-News from President Burmaster
Stay informed with the monthly E-News from President Elizabeth Burmaster.

 

 

January 22, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

Woman on Parkbench Weekly News for Students
Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

January 15, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

Girl with laptop Weekly News for Students
Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 

January 8, 2021

Center for Student Engagement News

Girl with laptop Weekly News for Students
Stay informed with the weekly E-News from the FCC Center for Student Engagement (CSE).

 

 


FCC PREVIOUS COMMUNICATIONS (ARCHIVE)
 

WHAT IS CORONAVIRUS/COVD-19
 

PREVENT THE SPREAD OF GERMS