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Butler of McConnell Frequently Asked Questions

What classes are offered at Butler of McConnell?

See courses. Here at McConnell we offer many of the basic courses required for most any degree. These are also referred to as "Gen eds" or "Core Classes". These consist of the basic educational requirements for students to receive degrees. These are classes in areas such as Communications, Natural Sciences, Math, Behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Physical Education.

How do I get to the McConnell Air Force Base campus?

The best way to arrive at McConnell Air Force Base is to enter via the Rock Road entrance. This is South of Kellogg, past Pawnee and the entrance will be on your right. Please click here for a map. We are located in the east wing of the Dole Community Center.

What are your office hours?

Monday - Thursday 8:00AM - 5:00PM, CLOSED Friday. When classes are not in session we close daily at 4:30 P.M.

How soon can I enroll?

We have classes starting every eight weeks. Most likely we are enrolling NOW! You are welcome to check out our schedule and fill out the forms to enroll today!

When do I need to pay?

Tuition needs to be paid TWO WEEKS prior to class start date. Students enrolling after that date must pay at the time of enrollment. Partial payments can be arranged. Contact Dee Mabe for more information.

What if I have tuition assistance (military)?

Tuition Assistance pays all but specific fees (registration and online fees are NOT covered) per semester. You will need to fill out the Tuition Assistance form prior to class start date and submit a copy of your enrollment to the Military Education Center Office for them to remit their portion to us.

Where do I get my books?

You will then need to go to Andover to get your books. The Andover site is located East of Wichita at 1810 N. Andover Rd, Andover KS. Feel free to call them with questions regarding availability and hours 733-0071.

When is the last day I can drop and still get my money back?

You can withdraw from a class with 100% refund any time before the class starts. If the class has already started and you are early enough for a refund- you will be charged a $10 drop fee. The rule is that a student may withdraw from a class and still get a refund as long as it is before 1/16 of the class time. Since we have so many different class lengths running, it is best to consult with an Academic Advisor to ensure accuracy of this date. For some courses (distance learning) this date may be before the class has even met.

When is the last day I can drop at all?

As stated above, this date is hard to pinpoint without knowing the length of the class time. The standard is that you can not be past 9/16 of the class time. This may be before the second class period for some distance learning classes. It is best to consult the Academic Advisor for specific date information.

Where are the other sites that have classes?

See our web page for