Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships

Help raise scholarship dollars and support for students at MCC!

Runners in the street at the start of the 5k
5K Logo

16th Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships

Will be held in-person and virtually.

Register for 2022 Scholarship 5K Event


  • Saturday, October 1, 2022
  • MCC's Brighton Campus, lot G
  • Early registration fee $20 or Round-Up! $25 / late registration fee $30 / special student registration fee $10
  • Parking available in lot G


  • A total of $5,000 in scholarships will be awarded to current MCC student participants.
  • Students must be registered for the fall 2022 semester and participate in or volunteer at the 5K.
  • Rules and regulations apply.


  • Check in 9 am
  • Zumba warm-up 9:30 am
  • Race starts at 10 am
  • Tailgate party begins at 10:30 am in the gym
  • Scholarship drawing and awards ceremony in the gym at 11:30 am
  • Fall Open House, our doors are open from 11 am - 2 pm
  • Joe Mancarella and nelson Cupello Plaque Dedication Ceremony at half time during the men's soccer match, DiMarco Field
  • Alumni Art Exhibit, featuring works from Bradley Butler '05 and Peter Monacelli '73, Mercer Gallery, open from 1-3 pm, gallery lecture at 2 pm


  • Thursday, September 29, 12-2 pm
  • Brighton Campus
  • R. Thomas Flynn Campus Center, Building 3
  • Room 3-121
  • Park in visitor's lot, lot V or any metered space


  • Open to MCC community, alumni, the Rochester community and beyond.
  • All attendees will be required to adhere to current guidelines and/or policies in regard to COVID-19.
  • Commencement T-shirt.
  • Timing provided by Robin Hood Racing.
  • Our course is certified to be accurate by USATF #NY14122KL.
  • Cash award to top overall male and overall female first-place finishers.
  • Medals awarded to top finishers by age group.
  • Post photos to the 5K Facebook event page or to #showusshowyou5K.
  • Virtual Zumba warm-up. (see video below on race day)
  • Virtual scholarship drawing and awards ceremony via Facebook live on MCC's Facebook page.


Warm up with MCC alumna Maribel Torres ’98

Questions or comments?

Email Karen A. Shaw '78, alumni and annual giving coordinator at the MCC Foundation, or call (585) 685-6020.