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Collin College Accepts Applications For Board Election

Jan. 22, 2015 – Collin College will accept applications to run for Board of Trustees Places 7, 8 and 9 from Wednesday, Jan. 28 through Friday, Feb. 27. The corresponding election will take place on Saturday, May 9.

The nine-member, at-large board helps shape Collin College's future by leading the vision, setting policy and making decisions on major issues that affect the college. Six-year terms for places 7, 8 and 9 begin May 2015 and extend through May 2021.

Interested applicants must file the appropriate documents with deputy election secretary Shirley Harmon by 5 p.m., Friday, Feb. 27 at the Collin Higher Education Center, 3452 Spur 399, Suite 400 in McKinney. Information packets with necessary forms and more information are available at Harmon can be reached by phone at 972.758.3800 or by e-mail at for questions.

The candidates elected for Places 7, 8 and 9 will be sworn in at the Tuesday, May 26 Board of Trustees meeting.

The deadline for individuals wishing to file for a place on the Collin College Board of Trustees’ election is Friday, February 27, 2015.
Since the college offices are closed due to inclement weather this afternoon, notarized applications can be accepted by any college personnel at the Collin Higher Education Center, 3452 Spur 399, McKinney, TX 75070, until 5:00 p.m.
For assistance, call 972-599-3155.


Collin College serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.