Student Services

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Student Services Mission Statement

College of Alameda Student Services is committed to guiding, empowering, and inspiring students to achieve their academic, career and personal goals through a student centered and caring approach.

CoA Welcome Center

Business Hours

Contact Us:
Dr. Tina Vasconcellos
VP of Student Services
(510) 748-2205
tvasconcellos@peralta.edu
William Bruce
Dean of Special Programs & Grants
(510) 748-2135
wbruce@peralta.edu
Dr. Amy H. Lee
Dean of Enrollment Services
(510) 748-2288
ahlee@peralta.edu
Paula Armstead
Interim Associate Dean of Education Success
(510) 748-5255
parmstead@peralta.edu

Aja Butler
Director, Student Activities & Campus Life
(510) 748-2327
abutler@peralta.edu

Stefanie Bradshaw
Director, Workforce Systems
(510) 748-2399
sbradshaw@peralta.edu

Marivic Lizardo
Staff  Services Specialist
(510) 748-2205 mlizardo@peralta.edu
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.

 

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 Spring 2019 : Semester Dates  January 22 – May 24, 2019

 

Business Hours  (Peak Schedule)

Welcome Center (F/A, A/R, and Counseling) will be open (Monday – Thursday) January 14, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30 & 31, 2019  from 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM

and (Friday) January 18 & 25, 2019 from 8AM-4:30 PM

 

Additional Extended Hours (Admissions and Records, Financial Aid, Counseling)  will be open on the following:

Super Saturday, January 19 & 26, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

 

REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS (AFTER PEAK ENROLLMENT)

Monday from 8:00 AM – 7:00 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:

  • January 21, 2019 –  Martin Luther King’s Day – Holiday Observance
  • February 15, 2019 –  Lincoln’s Birthday – Holiday Observance
  • February 18, 2019 – Washington’s Birthday – Holiday Observance
  • April 1, 2019 – Cesar Chavez’ Day – Holiday Observance
  • May 17, 2019 -Malcolm X Birthday – Holiday Observance
  • May 27, 2019 – Memorial Day – Holiday Observance

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:

Date Day Description
January 22 Tuesday Day and Evening Instruction Begins
January 26 Saturday Last Day to Add without Permission number or Add Card 
February 1 Friday Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes in person with a Permission Number on Add Card
March 15 Friday Last Day to File Petitions for AA/AS Degree/Certificate
April 26 Friday 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 26 Friday Attendance Verification Day – Instructors Verify Enrollment
May 24 Friday Spring Semester Ends