MC 25th Anniversary

Since 1998, Metropolitan College, a partnership between UPS, UofL, JCTC, Louisville Metro Government, and Commonwealth of Kentucky, has provided more than 22,000 students the chance to earn a college degree tuition-free while earning a UPS paycheck.

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We Want Your Feedback About the Future of Metro College

MC is celebrating 25 years and we want your feedback on what the next 25 years should look like to best serve our community. Please take 5 minutes to submit your feedback.

Show Appreciation with MC Card Grams

The Metropolitan College (MC) program thrives when faculty, staff, families, and community members provide support for ANYONE to access post-secondary training and we work together to remove barriers to achieve academic and career goals. Help us to express appreciation to our community for how their work and thoughtfulness ensures MC is around for another 25 years supporting students!

MC students and staff, log in with your JCTC or UofL credentials to send your appreciation to our community. You can send it to anyone -- faculty, staff, students, family, community members...ANYONE!

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Metro College Give a Day of Service

Join Metropolitan College by participating in the Louisville Mayor’s Give a Day of Service 2023.

Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Location: Story Louisville; 900 East Main Street; Louisville, KY 40202

Description: Join "Books for Babes" by serving as a volunteer to compile the R.E.A.D. (Read, Engage, Attach, Discover) tote bags that are distributed to newborn babies and their caregivers at the local hospital.

Register ASAP

  • Step 1: Click on the MC Event Link (Note: use this link only. It is connected to our event.)
  • Step 2: Select "Haven't Signed Up Yet"
  • Step 3: Complete contact information and sign e-waiver.
  • Step 4: Select "Filling R.E.A.D Totes for Children and Their Caregivers"; scroll to the bottom and select Join Team.
  • Step 5: Add this important event to your calendar and wear your Metro College shirt the day of the event.

If you are not able to join us for this event, we encourage you to volunteer by logging onto the Metro United Way Volunteer website to join Metropolitan College by giving back to the community.

MC 25th Anniversary Photo Challenge

It’s your LUCKY DAY! A once in a lifetime opportunity to be named the Metropolitan College 25th Anniversary Photo Challenge Champion.

March 23 through April 5th, on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, we will share a fun photo challenge to celebrate this amazing milestone. Spice up our feeds and let’s get to know each other a little bit better.

The challenges will be shared via UPS Instagram and Facebook pages, so follow @UPSjobsKY and turn on post notifications now so you never miss a chance to win. There are points associated with each challenge with some *BONUS POINTS* sprinkled in.

We will have weekly winners and one GRAND PRIZE winner.


  • Must have a Public Profile during the duration of the challenge
  • Must use hashtag #MC25Years and tag @UPSjobsKY
  • Photos must be posted by 1PM each Friday

Who will be named our One & Only Metropolitan College 25TH Anniversary Photo Challenge Champion?


The Aspen Institute Recognizes MC as Best Practice

The Aspen Institute's UpSkill America features Metropolitan College in a brief highlighting employers who provide education benefits with access to a wide array of credentials and academic programs which support any career path. Learn more in the Issue Brief: Benefits Beyond the Business (January 2023) on how UPS is a leading employer in supporting employees through its education program, Metropolitan College.