If you need help becoming a College of Alameda student, visit the Welcome Center! The Welcome Center is conveniently located next to key services including Admissions & Records, Financial Aid, Counseling, EOPS, and more. You can use the Welcome Center computers to apply to college, register for classes, and apply for financial aid. If you need assistance, our Student Ambassadors are here to help.
Welcome Center Hours
January 22 – May 24, 2019
January 2 – 11, 2019
Monday – Friday, 8am – 4:30pm
College of Alameda is closed Monday, January 21st.
The Welcome Center will be open for Extended Hours (January 14-31, 2019)
Monday – Thursday 8am – 7:00pm
Friday – 8am-4:30pm
Additional Extended Hours (Admissions and Records, Financial Aid, Welcome Center and Counseling) will be on the following days:
Saturday, January 19 & 26: 9am-1pm
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:
January 21 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Holiday Observance
February 15-18 – Presidents’ Day – Holiday Observance
April 2 – 7 – Spring Recess
April 1 – Cesar Chavez Day – Holiday Observance
May 17 – Malcolm X’s Birthday – 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.
|January 22||Tuesday||Spring Session Begins|
|February 3||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 3||Sunday||Last Day to Add Regular Session Classes|
|March 15||Friday||Last Day to File Petitions for AA/AS Degree/Certificate|
|April 26||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 26||Saturday||Attendance Verification Day – Instructors Verify Enrollment|
|May 24||Friday||Spring Semester Ends|