The mission of the Student Services Division is to establish and maintain an environment that fosters the intellectual and personal development of students. The Student Services division provides a network of academic support services for all students that facilitate the institution’s progress to ensure access, excellence and success to those students who can benefit from instruction at the post secondary level.
|COA Welcome Center Business Hours||
|The College of Alameda’s Welcome Center is located on the first floor of the A Building and includes the following departments: Admissions and Records, Financial Aid, Counseling, EOPS, and Student Services Administration.|
Fall 2015 :(August 24 – December 18, 2015)*
August 17 – 21, 2015
Monday (8/17) from 8-6:30 PM; Tuesday – Friday (8/18, 8/19, 8/20 & 8/21) from 8a-4:30p
For Extended Hours, Welcome Center will be open for three (3) consecutive Tuesdays: 8/18; 8/25 and 9/1 until 6: 30 PM AND one (1) Saturday, 8/29 from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM (Admissions and Records, Financial Aid, Welcome Center and Counseling)
REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS (AFTER PEAK ENROLLMENT)
Monday from 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Tuesday – Friday from 8:00-4:30 PM
NOTE: Counseling may stop accepting students 1 hour before the Welcome Center closes.
College of Alameda will be CLOSED on the following:
Not all services are available within these hours. Please call ahead. For further information, please call the Welcome Center Information line at (510) 748-2184.
Important Dates to Remember:
|August 24||Monday||Fall Session Begins|
|Sept. 6||Sunday||Last Day to Drop Regular Session Classes and Receive A Refund Note: Short-term and open-entry classes must be dropped within 10% of the first class meeting to receive a refund.|
|Sept. 6||Sunday||Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes|
|October 23||Friday||Last Day to File Petitions for AA/AS Degree/Certificate|
|November 14||Saturday||Last day to Withdraw from Regular Session Classes and Receive a “W”. All outstanding fees are due even if classes are dropped on this day.|
|November 14||Saturday||Attendance Verification Day – Instructors Verify Enrollment|
|December 18||Friday||Fall Semester Ends|