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.|
Spring 2016 : Semester Dates January 25 – May 27, 2016
January 4 – 15, 2016
Monday – Friday, 8am – 4:30pm
January 18 – 22, 2016
College of Alameda is closed Monday, January 18th.
The Welcome Center will be open for Extended Hours on
Tuesday, January 19th: 8am – 6:30pm.
Additional Extended Hours (Admissions and Records, Financial Aid, Welcome Center and Counseling) will be on the following days:
Monday, January 25 and Tuesday, January 26th: 8am – 6:30pm
Monday, February 1 and Tuesday, February 2nd: 8am – 6:30pm
Saturday, January 30th: 9am – 1pm
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:
|January 25||Monday||Spring Session Begins|
|February 7||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.|
|February 7||Sunday||Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes|
|March 18||Friday||Last Day to File Petitions for AA/AS Degree/Certificate|
|April 23||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.|
|April 23||Saturday||Attendance Verification Day – Instructors Verify Enrollment|
|May 27||Friday||Spring Semester Ends|