Middlesex Community College will host two orientation sessions for the Middlesex Dual Enrollment Academy, which allows qualified high school and home-schooled students to earn college credit while meeting their high school graduation requirements. The Lowell campus session will be held on Wednesday, March 15, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Federal Building Assembly Room, 50 Kearney Square. The Bedford campus session will be held on Wednesday, March 29, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Alcott Room in the Bedford Campus Library, 591 Springs Road. Dual enrollment students pay reduced tuition costs. State funding is available to cover tuition and fees for a limited number of students; the college-level courses that are transferable to an associate or bachelor’s degree program. For more information, visit www.middlesex.mass.edu/dualenroll/ or contact MCC’s Academic, Career & Transfer Center at 1-800-818-3434.Jennifer Fenn Lefferts can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.