Miles College to open three new buildings

Miles College President, Dr. George T. French Jr.has announced the opening of three new buildings. The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Grand-opening will be held for a Welcome and Admissions Center, Student Dining Center, and the 204-Bed Residence Hall, Thursday, October 17, at 11:30 AM on the campus of Miles College. The new facilities are the result of a $20 million capital improvement project. The new facilities will help in accommodating the growth of the college, after a record enrollment in the Fall of 2012, and anticipated similar results this school year.

Miles College administrators expect at least 5,000 people to attend the ceremony. Guests will include hundreds of high school students, alums, board of trustee members, community leaders, political officials, students, and faculty. Governor Robert Bentley who is among list of speakers for the event.