Imagine your future & discover the possibilities

A one-day event designed to give you the complete PCC experience.

Be inspired and best informed to make your big decision.


Experience college life firsthand

Get a feel for the campus as you visit classes, eat in the dining halls, and hang out at popular spots like the Sports Center and the Commons.


Connect with a community that cares

Ask questions and get the answers you need when you meet with academic chairs, admissions advisors, teachers, and current students.


Be immersed in a Christ-centered atmosphere

Get a glimpse of what students experience while listening to a prominent college chapel speaker, just one source for spiritual growth.

What You Need to Know

Event Details

Explore PCC is a one-day event designed to give 9th–12th graders the complete PCC experience.

This event does not include overnight stay. See local hotel options listed below. Sponsors, parents, and siblings are welcome to attend.


October 1, 2021
November 12, 2021
March 4, 2022
April 22, 2022

Check-in/Kickoff meeting is at 8 a.m. in the MacKenzie Great Hall.


$15 for each 9th–12th grade student

All parents and non-participating siblings may attend for free.

High school graduates should discuss plans with the Reservation Office (1-800-722-4636, ext. 4).

Registration Details

Reservations should be made at least one week before your Explore PCC visit.

Space is limited, and registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please await email confirmation of your registration before securing airline or other transportation reservations.

All guests should follow college dress guidelines.


Places to Stay

Check out these local hotels with reduced rates, exclusively for Explore PCC guests!

Reduced rates are not guaranteed by vendors outside of the standard academic calendar.

  • Residence Inn by Marriott on Airport Road—$149 (2.1 miles/8 minutes)
  • Hampton Inn on Plantation Road—$99 (2.7 miles/11 minutes)
  • Courtyard by Marriott on Creighton Road—$99 (2.5 miles/10 minutes)
  • Holiday Inn on University Road—$109 (6.8 miles/12 minutes)
  • Holiday Inn Express on Pine Forest Road—$105 (11 miles/14 minutes)
  • Fairfield Inn and Suites on Pine Forest Road—$105 (11 miles/14 minutes)

When making reservations with area hotels, please ensure those staying at the hotels meet the age requirements to check in.

For more options, see our full list of local hotels near PCC.

PCC offers comfortable lodging options at Campus House, which is adjacent to campus and only a short walk away.

Have questions about Explore PCC?

Contact us! We're happy to help. You can reach Brandon Araujo by phone or email.

Call 850-418-3818
Email bAraujo@pcci.edu

COVID-19 Update

The PCC campus is open to guests on a limited basis. Upon arrival to campus, guests will be screened at the gate for illness and potential exposure.

COVID-19 Guidelines have been established to protect the health of our students, staff, and guests. Masks are optional but recommended where social distancing is not possible (e.g., when entering and exiting facilities, standing in line). Although overnight guest stays in the residence halls are not available in fall 2021, you may still visit residence halls, classes, and reserve campus tours by calling us at 800-722-4636, ext. 4. If you’d like to stay in the Pensacola area, see our list of local hotels above.