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Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates


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New Campus Check-In Procedure

Complete the self check in using the LAVC Safe app or at before you arrive each time.

Get Your COVID Vaccine...and Recieve Up to $300 in LAVC Bookstore Gift Cards and more!

LAVC is hosting on-campus COVID-19 Vaccination pop-up events on July 3, 29 and 31, and August 7 and 31 to allow current students, faculty and the public to get both doses of the vaccine. Get details and how to get the available incentives at the LAVC COVID-19 Vaccination Events information.

Need Help Affording Internet? Apply TODAY for the Emergency Broadband Benefit

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will provide up to $50 per month for Internet services to qualified households and to college students who received a federal Pell Grant during the current award year. Go to the FCC website.​

Apply NOW for a Summer 2021 Emergency Grant for Laptops & Technology

Grants for laptop devices and technology are available to LAVC students with identified financial needs that compromise their ability to continue their studies or successfully engage in their classes. Learn how to apply for Laptops/Tablet, Technology & Basic Needs Grants.

$250 Federal Stimulus Awards available for Summer Students

LA Valley College students who are enrolled for Summer 2021 may be eligible to receive a $250 federal stimulus award. Students must meet certain qualifications to be eligible. Learn how to qualify for Emergency Federal Stimulus Awards.

LAVC Coronavirus Updates for Students

LA Valley College has posted important updates for students related to online/remote instruction and services due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

CARES Act Distribution Information

The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), signed into law on March 27, 2020 and funds were distributed to institutions of higher education to address the disruptions caused by COVID-19.

Educational Needs Resources & Grants for Students

  • Emergency Federal Stimulus Awards
  • Grants for laptop/tablet, Internet hot spot & basic needs
  • Internet and Wi-Fi access options
  • Book loans for students with financial aid
  • Free ground shipping on textbook orders at Bookstore
  • Remote academic resources & online tutoring

Accessing Remote Campus Resources & Services

  • Student questions & support help desk
  • Online academic support services
  • Departments, services & faculty contact info
  • Email instructors using the SIS Portal
  • How to use the SIS Portal

Basic Needs Resources for Students

  • Food Insecurity
  • Housing & shelter
  • Showers & hygiene services
  • Medical/health services & testing
  • Mental health
  • Domestic violence 
  • Immigration
  • Unemployment
  • Other services & resources

President's Student Town Halls

  • Student Town Hall recordings
  • Student Questions and Answers (from our past Student Town Hall)

Campus Updates for Students

LAVC regularly sends updates to actively enrolled students by email and/or text. The following is a selection of the recent email updates:

To view all the campus updates sent to students this semester, visit the LAVC Coronavirus Updates for Students webpage.

LAVC Coronavirus Updates for Faculty/Staff

The following updates for LAVC faculty and staff related to the impact of Coronavirus COVID-19 on the campus and District is available on the LAVC Coronavirus Updates for Faculty & Staff webpage:

LACCD Coronavirus Information

The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) has important information and policies regarding the impact of Coronavirus COVID-19 for our students, faculty and staff posted on the LACCD Coronavirus webpage.​

LA City, County & State Coronavirus Resources

LA County Mental Health Access Line

If you are feeling stressed, d​epressed, or anxious and need to talk with someone ​contact @lacdmh

LA County Dept. of Mental Health 24/7
Access Line: (800) 854-7771
Text: "LA" to 741741