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Begin your future with the ultimate adventure

A four-day college visit that gives you the complete PCC experience (plus a little more)

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Your College Getaway Visit

Want to visit college in-person PLUS bypass the stress of making travel plans? You can get the complete college life experience that starts right where you are with College Getaway. PCC will provide transportation to and from campus for a four-day college visit adventure.

Experience firsthand PCC’s excellent academics with guided classroom tours and a special Q&A session with current PCC students. You’ll also get full access to the state-of-the-art Sports Center (think rock climbing wall, bowling alley, and more). Stay the night and enjoy a bonfire and s’mores at PCC’s scenic outdoor retreat, Camp o’ the Pines, and discover Pensacola’s sugar-white beaches.

You’ll leave knowing what it’s really like to be a PCC college student in beautiful Pensacola, Florida.

A college visit with lasting memories

Choose your transportation option

The fun starts right where you are—PCC will pick you up* from Louisville, KY; Brentwood, TN; or Pelham, AL, for this whirlwind college visit. You’ll meet our dedicated team, ready to assist you and answer all your questions.

Are you close enough to drive? Meet us right at Camp o’ the Pines!

Experience campus life & beyond

Campus and class tours, a special Q&A with current PCC students from your prospective department, and activities at recreational hotspots like Pensacola Beach—it’s all waiting for you at College Getaway.

Stay the night

The only event that includes lodging, College Getaway allows you to spend the night.

See what it’s like at Camp o’ the Pines in this exclusive sneak peek!

*Transportation space is limited. This option will close once capacity is reached.

What You Need to Know

Event Details

College Getaway gives 11th–12th graders four days to get the complete PCC experience. Plan to spend the night at PCC’s beautiful camp retreat, Camp o’ the Pines. All guests should follow guest dress guidelines.

While this event is exclusively for prospective students, parents who would like to visit are welcome to attend College Days and Explore PCC with their students.

Dates

October 26–29, 2022


Pickup Times and Locations:
  • Louisville, KY—Shawnee Baptist Church
    Leave: Oct. 26 at 6:30 a.m. ET
    Return: Oct. 29 at 5:45 p.m. ET
  • Brentwood, TN—MAPCO Mart
    Leave: Oct. 26 at 9 a.m. CT
    Return: Oct. 29 at 12:45 p.m. CT
  • Pelham, AL—Chick-fil-A
    Leave: Oct. 26 at 1 p.m. CT
    Return: Oct. 29 at 9:15 a.m. CT
Drop-Off Times and Location:
  • Camp o’ the Pines
    10031 Highway 29 North, Molino, FL 32577
    Drop off: Oct. 26 at 3–5 p.m. CT
    Pick up: Oct. 29 at 6:45–7 a.m. CT

Pickup options are for those taking the bus to and from the event, while the Drop-Off option is for those who plan to drive to the event.

Cost

$30 for each 11th–12th grader

High school graduates should discuss plans with the Reservation Office (850-969-1696).

Registration Details

Reservations should be made at least one week before your College Getaway visit.

Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please await email confirmation of your registration before making your plans.

Space is limited so register now!

Can’t make it to College Getaway?

If these dates don’t work with your schedule, come anytime!

Plan Your Visit
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Have questions about College Getaway?

Contact us! We’re happy to help.

850-969-1696
Reservations@pcci.edu

250 Brent Lane, Pensacola, FL 32503