What's Going on at Central Piedmont

When classes start, payment dates, performances, student activities, lectures, community activities, and more. Employees, log in to inside.cpcc.edu/calendar to find other important dates.

  • Register for Full Fall Semester/Winter Session

    You can register for classes once you have enrolled, attended orientation, and met with an academic advisor. After open registration ends, you may continue to register for courses in sessions that have not started yet. Learn more about how to register for classes and session start dates.

    Your registration is not final until you have paid your balance due. Check payment dates and methods. You can still register and pay for classes online during times when the college is closed.

  • Enrollment Question and Answer Sessions

    To assist students with completing the enrollment steps, we have scheduled a special 30-minute virtual enrollment session just for you! Please join us for a quick walkthrough of the enrollment process.

    In these sessions we will cover how to complete your enrollment steps and offer Q&A to address any of your concerns and get you connected to resources.

  • Online: Get Help with the Central Piedmont Application and NC Residency Determination

    Get online help with completing the Central Piedmont application. Admissions will walk you through NC residency determination and answer any of your questions about how to apply to the college.

    All sessions will be held online via Microsoft Teams.

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  • Information Technology and Simulation and Game Development

    Learn how our programs can start your career in information technology, broadcasting and production technology, or simulation and gaming development.

  • Online: Associate in Science Programs Information Session

    Join us to learn more about our Associate in Science programs at our upcoming online information session. Complete this survey to RSVP and submit questions in advance.

    Event Details

    Date: Tuesday, July 23, 2024
    Time: 3:30 p.m.
    Meeting ID: 279 202 881 701
    Passcode: ne8mVC

    Join the Session

    This session is for anyone interested in an Associate in Science degree. It is a combined information session with the Associate in Arts degree program. The A.A. and A.S. program chairs, representatives from Financial Aid and Advising, and faculty will be present. 

    If you have any questions about this event, please contact Dr. Heather Song.

  • Online: Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Scholarship Information Session

    The Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) scholarship helps community college students impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are a continuing education student in a high-demand workforce training program that will lead to a state or industry-recognized credential, you may be eligible for a GEER scholarship. Join us for the information session to learn more about the GEER scholarship.

    If you have any questions, email Sheila Funderburke.

  • Small Business Center Information Session

    Join an Information Session to learn about the Small Business Center's free business counseling, training, and workshops designed to assist entrepreneurs and small business owners with business startup, business growth, job creation, and job retention.

    The Small Business Center at Central Piedmont is a part of the North Carolina Small Business Center Network. 

  • Use Your Financial Aid to Buy Supplies at the Central Piedmont Campus Store

    If your financial aid awards to attend Central Piedmont (excluding federal work-study) are greater than your semester charges for tuition, fees, and supplies, you may use your remaining aid to charge books and supplies at Central Piedmont bookstores to your student account no earlier than 10 days before classes start. Be sure to plan ahead and check bookstore locations and hours. The bookstore page also details the steps to order textbooks on the bookstore website.

    Dates You Can Use Your Aid to Purchase Supplies at the Central Piedmont Campus Store

    Fall 2024:

    • August 5-30
    • September 19-October 4
    • October 18-November 15

  • Umentoring Program Information Session

    Location: Please check back.

    Are you a Central Piedmont student seeking a mentor, leadership opportunities, or a peer support system during your time as a student? The Umentoring mentoring program may be just what you are looking for!

    Umentoring provides all-around mentoring and service for any student, male or female, who wants a little extra support to help you with whatever your goal is at Central Piedmont. The program is open to male and female students enrolled in for-college-credit courses. We offer comprehensive activities that promote your personal development, academic improvement, and other social and educational advancement needs to help you realize your goals.

    Join us at a virtual information session to learn more about who your Umentoring mentor could be, how you're matched with a mentor, the benefits of joining, and how to apply for Umentoring.

  • Refunds Issued for Fall and Winter Session

    Review the college refund policies. If you drop a course after this date, we continue to issue refunds at the end of each week. We do not issue refunds during the last week of the month.

    This is different from a financial aid refund. Refer to the financial aid site for information on financial aid refunds.