Apprenticeship Testing – PNSY held at YCCC

July 23, 2018
York County Community College is pleased to offer placement testing for all prospective applicants to the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Apprenticeship Program.  To be considered eligible for an apprenticeship position at PNSY, all applicants are required to take an exam at  YCCC in Wells, ME or GBCC in Portsmouth, NH.  All applicants… Read More

YCCC Student Nicholas Fallon Receives Bronze at SkillsUSA Nationals

July 2, 2018
Representing the State of Maine and the college, York County Community College (YCCC) student Nicholas Fallon recently competed in the SkillsUSA National Competition held in Louisville, Kentucky in June 2018.  Nicholas received gold in the State of Maine SkillsUSA Competition in March of 2018 which earned him the opportunity to… Read More

YCCC welcomes new walking trail

June 25, 2018
Wells, Maine – A new walking trail will give the York County Community College students an opportunity to get exercise and enjoy the benefits of nature. The new trail on the college campus was dedicated Thursday morning. The trailhead is at the edge of the parking lot. The trail is about… Read More


June 18, 2018
AUGUSTA, ME—The Maine Community College System has presented Michael Oliver of Waterboro with the 2018 Peter J. DeTroy Award. A student in York County Community College’s behavioral health studies program, Oliver serves as Student Senate President and a student representative to the College Council. An Army veteran and cancer survivor,… Read More

Math a winning equation for Massabesic grad

June 13, 2018
Lydia Wasina took Dual Enrollment classes here at YCCC and after graduating in the top 10% of her high school class plans to take those credits with her to The University of Maine at Farmington. To read the full story click here.  To learn more about YCCC’s Dual Enrollment program… Read More

YCCC Announces Spring 2018 Honors

June 1, 2018
The following students were named to the President’s List at York County Community College for academic achievement demonstrated by earning a 4.0 GPA for full-time study during the spring 2018 semester: Chelsey Bourque, East Waterboro; Meaghan Cavanaugh, Bangor; Amanda Cole, Sanford; Elisabeth Johnston, South Berwick; Katey Libby, Springvale; Kota McKay,… Read More

YCCC Graduates Encouraged to “Find Your Passion”

May 18, 2018
YCCC conferred 237 degrees and certificates on May 12th, as the graduates, their friends and family members, YCCC faculty and staff filled the Ogunquit Playhouse in a joyous graduation ceremony. It was the colleges 23rd commencement. To read the full York County Coast Star article click HERE. Read More


May 8, 2018
The Honorable Thomas Delahanty, Justice for the Maine Superior Court and former U.S. Attorney for the District of Maine, presents a lecture entitled “Justice for All” on Wednesday, May 16 at 10 a.m. at York County Community College, 112 College Drive, Wells. It is the final lecture of the current… Read More

Seacoast Shipyard Association Looks to Assure Future Workforce

May 7, 2018
A workforce nearing 6,000, more than 200 years in the making, may be at risk of flatlining if stakeholders can’t find a way to cultivate a regional culture that is supportive of the trades. The Seacoast Shipyard Association seeks to increase understanding and local partnerships to … See More in… Read More