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 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
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 18 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Holiday Observance
February 12-15 – Presidents’ Day – Holiday Observance
March 21 – 27 – Spring Recess
March 31 – Cesar Chavez Day – Holiday Observance
May 20 – 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 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|