The Truett-McConnell College Information Technology (IT) Department provides a variety of computer services for students, faculty and staff. The college has four computer labs that are open to students and have variable hours of operation. Computers in the Nix Student Center are available to students from 8:00am to 2:00pm with extended hours during the final exams. Other labs are for general use to complete homework assignments, work on projects, research, and receive computer-aided instruction. The math lab and the main lab in the Miller building serve specific needs of students enrolled in Introduction to Computers BU115, English 101C, Statisitcs MA200C and Math Modeling MA104C classes. The labs are also used for programs of academic support such as essay exams and placement test. The students also have access to printers in these labs.
Miller Lab A, Room 114
This lab contains 20 Pentium based student computers, one Pentium-based instructor computer and a network printer with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. All computers are connected to the College’s network. Lab hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding time periods a class is in session) and 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Sunday. A lab assistant will be available for limited help during certain lab hours.
Miller Lab B, Room 213
Second floor of the Miller Building – This lab contains 10 Pentium-based student computers and a network printer with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. All computers are connected to the College’s network. Lab hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Sunday.
Nix Student Center Lab
John L. and Sarah Nix Student Center – This lab contains 8 Pentium-based student computers and a network printer with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. All computers are connected to the College’s network. Lab hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. Monday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Saturday and 2:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Sunday.
Math Lab, Room 113
Located on the ground floor of the Miller Building in room 113. There are 11 computers connected to the network providing software for math classes and math assistance.
There are 7 computers connected to the network providing Library resources and access to the internet.
Postal Address100 Alumni Drive Cleveland, Georgia 30528
Telephone (706)865-2136, extension 217
Student Job Information - A variety of jobs are available on campus. Student workers may be employed only in a "temporary" status for a prescribed period of time.
Cafeteria Plan Insurance Options
The college provides the following insurance benefits to each full-time employee. The monthly cost to the employee is determined by the plan and type of coverage chosen. Employees are to enroll in these programs within thirty (30) days of beginning employment and reenroll at annual enrollment. Coverage under the insurance program begins on the first (1st) day of employment.
Employees may purchase (pre-tax) family coverage under the health, dental or vision plans as a benefit through the cafeteria plan.
Additionally, the College pays 100% of the cost of premiums for Long-Term Disability Insurance for all full-time employees of the institution.
Other Cafeteria Plan Options
All Full-time and Part-time Employees working 1,040 hours (20 hours per week on an annual basis) are eligible to participate in TMC’s retirement plan. Beginning the first day of hire, TMC will contribute 7% of the employee’s annualized base salary (includes housing allowances for ministers) to the College’s 403(b) tax sheltered annuity administered by GuideStone Financial Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention. The employee also has the option to complete a salary reduction agreement and have an additional amount withheld from his/her pay.
Effective August 2013, Executive, Faculty, and Managerial Staff and their dependents (defined by the IRS) are eligible to receive tuition remission to take courses at TMC. Support Staff are eligible to receive tuition remission to take courses at TMC. Those enrolling must file all financial aid paperwork to be eligible for Tuition Remission. See Employee Handbook for details.
Dining Hall Privileges
Employees of the College may purchase meals in the dining hall for themselves at a reduced rate per meal. Visit the Dining Hall website: http://www.dineoncampus.com/truett/ for more information.
The following are official holidays for employees of Truett-McConnell College:
The President may choose, at his discretion, to close offices for various days throughout the year. These days will be announced in advance.
The work week for administrative employees is Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
We have partnered with the largest textbook supplier in the nation, MBS Direct. MBS Direct currently serves the needs of nearly half a million students nationwide, with over 7 million books in its Columbia, Missouri facility. The MBS Direct program ensures course materials will be available when the academic terms begin. This program provides convenient ordering, accurate and timely fulfillment, and better overall services for our students.
MBS Direct maintains a current list of our courses and materials, and in the event of any changes, they promptly notify students.
Students may sell back their textbooks to MBS Direct using a convenient online buyback option
Orders are shipped via UPS from MBS Direct within 24 hours (excluding weekends and holidays)
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