Center for Student Success offering English and Technology bootcamps to prepare students for the fall semester

Want to improve your writing and technology skills?

The Center for Student Success at Kellogg Community College is offering free English and Technology bootcamps to help prepare students for fall-semester classes.

Interested students should email CSS Instructional Assistant April DeOliveira at or call 269-565-7973. Those who register in advance will be entered into a drawing for a $50 gift card!

The bootcamps consist of a mix of lectures and hands-on practice. All bootcamps will be held in the Ohm Information Technology Center on campus at 450 North Ave. in Battle Creek.

English Bootcamp

The English Bootcamp will cover the steps of the writing process, including brainstorming, creating strong thesis statements, outlining, writing and revising. The English Bootcamp will be offered at the following times:

  • 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, in Ohm 105
  • 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, in Ohm 105
  • 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, in Ohm 105

Technology Bootcamp

The Technology Bootcamp will cover the modes of communication students will need to use at KCC (including the internet, email and Microsoft Teams), as well as document creation and management through Microsoft Office and OneDrive. The Technology Bootcamp will be offered at the following times:

  • 1 to 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 22, in Ohm 103
  • 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, in Ohm 103

Walk-ins are welcome, but only those who register in advance will be entered into the gift card drawing.

How to Register for Fall Classes

Click here to view our Course Catalog and filter by “Fall 2022” to see a list of KCC courses offered during the fall semester.

The first Fall 2022 classes start in Aug. 29, and the semester ends Dec. 16. For information about signing up for fall classes, visit first step is to apply to KCC; to apply online for free, visit

Students are encouraged to meet with an academic advisor prior to registering for classes. Schedule an appointment by emailing