| DVC dates, deadlines, and more||September 1, 2010 |
|Don't miss another important deadline. Stay connected with us:|
|Important admission and registration dates|September 2-December 1
- AA/AS degree or certificate filing periodSeptember 4-6
- Labor Day holiday - college closed, no Saturday/Sunday classesSeptember 10
- Last day to drop a full-term class without a "W" appearing on transcript; last day to request P/NP option for a full-term classSeptember 24
- Native American Day holiday - college closed. Saturday classes are in session
Student Life Office
Make the most of your college experience! Get involved
in a student organization!Club Day
is today, September 1,
from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Quad! The deadline to renew or start a club
is September 10 by 1 p.m. For more information, contact
the Student Life Office at ext. 2095 or firstname.lastname@example.org
is your student government! Petitions are
due today at 4:30 p.m. and meetings are every Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. in the
Student Union Conference Room, beginning September 14. For more
information, go to www.asdvc.org
. Brown Bag
workshops are free and open to all! The first workshop is "Survey of Printmaking," Presenter:
Toru Sugita (location: ART-101) on September 9 from 12:30-1:30 p.m.
College Success Workshops
can enhance your academic success! Every Tuesday
from 5:30-6:45 p.m. and Wednesday from 2:30-3:45 p.m. in the Student Union
Conference Room. View calendar of events
Student Ambassador applications now being accepted|
you interested in providing presentations and campus tours to prospective DVC
students? Student Ambassadors represent DVC on campus and in the
community to explain the benefits of attending DVC to middle school students,
high school students, and their families. They assist students with the
application and registration steps necessary to enroll at DVC. Applications
will be accepted on a rolling basis until September 13. For more
information about the program and eligibility requirements, visit www.dvc.edu/ambassadors
Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) filing period is underway
California has opened a new Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) website for Fall
2011 admission. Students must apply online before September 30,
2010. If your TAG is for UC Davis or UC Santa Cruz, you must complete the
online application and also meet with a DVC counselor before the deadline. To make your appointment, stop by the Counseling Office or call 925-685-1230 ext. 2276 or 2278. Apply before September 30, 2010 at: uctag.universityofcalifornia.edu
If you need help
filling out the online form, stop by the Transfer Center computer lab for TAG
assistance with a DVC counselor. Click here
list of lab dates and hours. Fall 2011 UC
personal statement workshops coming soon!
Personal Statement Workshops are being planned to help you with tips on how to
write a winning personal statement. Watch for signup dates in October and November posted on our website, in
the Counseling building and in display cases on campus. UC application website
opens in October
UC application website will open in October in preparation for the November 1-30 filing period for fall 2011 admission. Students can start their application in
October and then submit online during the filing period. The Transfer Center
computer lab will be open during business hours to help you with filling out
the online application.
Check out private California university
application filing periods at www.aiccu.edu
. Stop by
the Transfer Center if you need help in determining filing periods for any of
your college choices. Transfer
Day is Monday, October 4, 2010!
Day is a perfect opportunity to meet with 4-year college representatives to
discuss transfer opportunities. Join us
in the main Quad at the Pleasant Hill campus from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. to
meet with over 50 college and university representatives on campus to answer
your transfer questions. For a current list of who's coming, stop in the
Transfer Center. Transfer Center coming to San Ramon Valley Center!
Do you have
transfer questions? A Transfer Center representative
will be in the Learning Commons at the San Ramon Valley Center to answer your
transfer questions. No appointment
needed - simply drop in between 10 a.m.-12 p.m. on the first Wednesday
of each month.
are available for DVC students who are new, continuing, or transferring to a
four-year college or university fall 2011. One application can qualify
for multiple scholarships. Thousands of dollars are available through the
DVC Scholarship Program.
application period is October 1, 2010 through noon on February 2, 2011. Stop by the DVC Scholarship Office
for other scholarship opportunities.
DVC Dental Hygiene program|
The DVC Dental Hygiene Teaching Clinic
wonderful opportunity for members of the public to receive dental
services provided by dental hygiene students.
Fees in the clinic range from $10 (cleaning for a child 12 and under) to
$55 for a "deep cleaning" for an
adult. Regular maintenance cleanings for
adults are $25. Radiographs (x-rays) range
from $10 for check-up films, to $25 for a full set.
The clinic is
in the Life Sciences Building, LHS-102. Please
call 925-685-1230 ext. 2534 to schedule an appointment for an Initial
to see if you might qualify to be a teaching case.
Study Abroad in Florence, Italy
Spring term 2011 - Florence, Italy - January 30 - April 29,
- Thursday, September 2, 3-4 p.m. in H-108
September 13, 3:30-4:30 p.m. in H-107
- Wednesday, October 6, 2-3 p.m. in H-109
more information, please visit the AIFS website
, the Study in Florence 2011
blog and our Facebook page.
Disability Support Services
Disability Support Services (DSS) has been devastated by budget
cuts and is currently seeking volunteer note takers.
If you're interested in supporting a fellow student with a
disability as a volunteer note taker please contact Lisa Martin at email@example.com
or call her at 925-685-1230
San Ramon Valley Center
Make the most of your college experience! Get involved
in a student organization!SRVC Club Day
is today, September 1
from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Learning Commons! The deadline to renew or
start a club is September 10 by 1 p.m. For more
information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
A financial aid counselor
will be available for drop-ins and appointments at SRVC from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2-6
p.m. on September 9. Drop-in appointments will be
available. Please come to the Admissions and Records window with a photo
ID to be checked in. Scheduled appointments are available to students who
have submitted a FAFSA and are having problems with the documentation
they need to submit or who are submitting appeals. Students can schedule an appointment at the SRC Admissions and Records Office
or by contacting Rudolf Rose at email@example.com
Would you like a place where you
can hang out with your friends on campus? Quiet rooms where you can study?
Expanded food service? A bigger bookstore? Office space for clubs and student
government? Come share your ideas and learn how you can get involved in getting
a Student Center at SRVC! SRVC
Meetings will be Mondays from 11:30 a.m.-12
p.m. in the Learning Commons starting on September 13. For more
information, contact Yvonne Canada at firstname.lastname@example.org
. SRVC wants YOU!!
We need students who care about SRVC to get involved in
participatory governance. Give input into matters that affect your college
education including budget processes, student services and educational programs
offered by the College. Meetings will be Mondays from 12-12:30 p.m. in the
Learning Commons starting September 13. For more information,
contact Yvonne Canada at email@example.com
. Career and Employment Services
will be on campus
September 1 from 10 a.m.-noon. Stop by the Admissions Office
for a drop-in visit the first Wednesday of every month!
Register to Vote|
DVC students are advised and cautioned against the
possession, use, manufacture or distribution of alcohol or illegal drugs while
on campus or while participating in field trips, athletic competitions or any
events sponsored by the college. Violation of this policy will result in
disciplinary consequences such as suspension. For a description of the
effects and health risks of alcohol abuse or drug use, please visit www.dvc.edu/policies/alcohol-drugs
, where you will also find information about the applicable legal sanctions
under local, state or federal law. For additional information about
treatment resources, please contact the Dean of Student Life in the Student
Union building or visit with a counselor.
The Inquirer, DVC's award-winning student newspaper is online!|
Check us out in print or online at www.theinquireronline.com
Police Services silent witness tip line|
Students, faculty and staff can call 925-685-1230 ext. 1999 to provide
information without having to leave any personal information.
information in case of emergency:
Contra Costa Community College District Police Services
Police Services on the
Pleasant Hill campus is located in the northwest corner of Lot 1. If you are
having trouble locating us, please contact our office, at 925-685-1230 ext.
2338, 2339 or 925-686-5547 and we can have a police aide escort you there.
Police Services on the San Ramon campus is located in W-102. Please contact our office, at
925-866-1822 ext. 5120.
Our mission statement|
Valley College (DVC) is passionately committed to student learning through the
intellectual, scientific, artistic, psychological, and ethical development of
its diverse student body. DVC prepares students for transfer to four-year
universities; provides career and technical education; supports the economic
development of the region; offers pre-collegiate programs; and promotes personal
growth and lifelong learning. Complete mission statement