Student Basics

  • Parking and Public Transportation

    Free student parking is available without parking passes.

    Alternatives for Saving Gas

    • Car Pool – ideal for students sharing similar class schedules
    • Carroll Transit System: Operated by Butler Mobility provides unlimited rides on the TrailBlazer Route Service for $80 per term per student. Passes can be purchased at the Carroll Transit System office at 1300 Old Meadow Branch Road, Westminster, MD, 21158.

    Computer Use

    Standard, internet-accessible personal computers are sufficient for Carroll’s classes. A high-speed connection is strongly encouraged, and mandatory for success in online classes.

    Carroll provides computer labs with more than 450 computers, and free Wi-Fi is available throughout the campus.

    Student ID Cards

    Student ID cards may be obtained at New Student Orientation or during the first week of classes in the library. The student ID card allows for admission to college activities, borrowing library books and discounts at local businesses. Students should carry their ID cards with them at all times.

    Insurance Enrollment Verification

    Enrollment verification for health insurance providers may be obtained from the Records office (A112).

    Discounts For Students

    • Carroll Community College is providing Microsoft Office 365 free of charge to students enrolled in one or more credit courses.
    • The Café Discount Card is a great way to save money throughout the term!