Registry Notice

Dear Valued Students, Graduates, Staff & Applicants:

As we move into this space of great uncertainty, the Registry team continues to offer administrative support to you – our valued clients.

The novel coronavirus COVID-19 is a public health threat across the world and the Registry team is committed to doing our part by implementing safety precautions to limit the spread.

Consequently, as of Monday, March 23, 2020 the following measures will take effect:

  1. All requests for Registry services will be accommodated via our email at registry@emc.edu.jm or you may email a Registry staff directly. A response to all emails received will be provided within 24-48 hours.
  2. The Registry Department will be operating with the modified opening hours instituted by the College, which are Monday – Friday 9:00a.m. to 2:00 p.m., with a reduced staff.
  3. Upon entering the Lobby of the Registry visitors will be asked to use the hand sanitizer provided.
  4. The application deadline for the 2020-2021 academic year has been extended to May 15, 2020. The late fee that is usually applied after the March 31 deadline will be waived for all applicants.
  5. Applications for the 2020-2021 academic year are to be made online by going to emc.edu.jm or by visiting our website at www.emc.edu.jm  Applicants may also receive the application by email and the may complete the form and submit along with the required documents to registry@emc.edu.jm or to the Assistant Registrar for Admissions, Ms. Cavel Jackson at cavel.jackson@emc.edu.jm
  6. The College English Placement Test (CEPT) scheduled for April 24, 2020 has been cancelled. The test will be held during the week of Orientation which is August 17-21. Further information on the exact date and time will be communicated at the end of May.
  7. All Auditions/Interviews will be done remotely. Applicants will be provided with instructions on how to submit recordings/electronic portfolios and dates and times will be provided for Skype interviews.
  8. Acceptance packages for successful applicants will be sent to the email address provided on the application forms. The documents will also be available on the College website to be downloaded.
  9. The Official Document Request form will be uploaded to the College website at emc.edu.jm to allow past and current students easy access to request services. The banking information will also be provided to allow persons to make payment at any NCB branch and then scan a copy of the receipt and email same with the completed form to the Registry email address
  10. During our hours of operation, we will observe physical distancing by allowing two persons at a time to enter the Lobby area of the Registry where they will be assisted by the staff on duty.
  11. Information regarding Final Examinations for Semester Two 2020 will be communicated by March 31, 2020.
  12. All communication regarding College related matters will be done via students College email, College Website and our Social Media Platforms.