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Valley Weekly - September 6-12, 2021

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Labor Day Holiday

Monday, September 6

The campus is closed for the Labor Day holiday. Campus offices and services will reopen, and classes will resume on Tuesday, September 7.


COVID-19 Vaccination & Testing Pop-Up Clinic

Tuesday, September 7 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Parking Lot A (view map)

LAVC is partnering with Fulgent Genetics to hold on-campus COVID-19 Vaccination & Testing Pop-Up Clinics to give students, employees and the public to get the vaccine. All three vaccines options will be available. For each dose an LAVC students and employees receives at these pop-up events, he/she receives a $150 gift card to the LAVC Bookstore. Plus, LAVC students who get their vaccination at our event are also eligible for up to $150 with the Max the Vax districtwide incentive.


You Matter: Suicide Prevention Workshop

Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 1-3 p.m.
Zoom

Join Alisson Lopez, LCSW for tips on recognizing a crisis, recognizing warning signs, starting a conversation, seeking help and managing suicidal ideation at the Suicide Prevention Workshop on September 9. Register online for the Zoom link.


Social & Behavioral Sciences CAP: Pathways to Degree & Transfer 

Thursday, September 9 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Zoom

Please join us for a discussion of educational and career pathways with faculty and counselors from LAVC’s Social and Behavioral Sciences Career and Academic Pathway on September 9. Check the Social & Behavioral Sciences CAP Pathways to Degree & Transfer flyer for the zoom link.


Virtual Registration Event

Friday, September 10 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Zoom

Need help registering for a Fall class? Live chat with representatives from Admissions, Counseling, Financial Aid, and the Business Office to help you get registered at the Fall 2021 Virtual Registration Event on September 10 on Zoom.


It's Not Too Late to Add a Class

Open seats may still be available for the Fall semester. To find an open class, check the Fall 2021 Class Schedule. You may still be able to try to "crash the class" this week by attending the in-person class meeting to request a permission number from an instructor, or contacting the online instructor to request a permission number for the class. If you recieve a permission number, you have until the last day of add for the class (September 10 for 16-week classes) to enter it in the mycollege.laccd.edu Student Portal.


Got Questions or Need Assistance? Contact our Welcome Center

Our LAVC Welcome Center is available to answer general questions, help with Canvas or the SIS, provide registration assistance, and much more! Contact the Welcome Center today for in-person assistance, or to connect with a live person on Zoom, by email or by phone or by email.


$1000 Federal Awards for Students with Financial Aid

Did you know that every LA Valley College student enrolled for Fall 2021 who qualifies for financial aid is eligible to receive a $1000 federal stimulus award? To receive the award, you must:

  • Have LAVC as your home campus,
  • Be enrolled at Valley College for Fall 2021, AND
  • Be eligible for the FAFSA, California College Promise Grant (fee waiver), Dream Act Grant, or demonstrate economic hardship resulting from COVID-19

If you haven't already applied for financial aid, complete your Free Application for Federal Student (FAFSA) application (LAVC code is 001228) or complete the California College Promise Grant Application

If you already applied for financial aid, there is no need to do anything further. You will automatically recieve the award if you qualify for financial aid.

If you have questions about this stimulus award or need assistance with your financial aid application, please contact the LAVC Welcome Center


Need Help Selecting Classes, Paying for Books & More?

Extended Opportunities Programs & Services (EOPS) is now accepting applications for new students through Sunday, September 12 at 11:59 PM. Eligible students receive helpful counseling, priority registration, funds to help pay for textbooks and more. For more information and the online application, visit EOPS.


Academic Dates & Deadlines

The following are important Fall 2021 Academic Calendar dates & deadlines you should be aware of:

Fall 2021 - Last Day to Add or Audit In-person
Friday, September 10

Fall 2021- Last Day to Challenge Prerequisites
Saturday, September 11

Fall 2021 - Last Day to Drop Classes without Incurring Fees (online only)
Sunday, September 12

Fall 2021 - Last Day to Drop Classes with a Refund of Enrollment Fees (online only)
Sunday, September 12

Fall 2021 - Last Day to Drop Classes without Receiving a "W" (online only)
Sunday, September 12

Fall 2021 - Last Day to Add Online
Sunday, September 12

Fall 2021 - Last Day to Petition for Pass/No-Pass
Friday, October 1


Upcoming Events

COVID-19 Vaccination & Testing Pop-Up Clinics

Wednesday, September 15 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in Parking Lot A
Saturday, September 25 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in Parking Lot A
Tuesday, September 28 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in Parking Lot A
Wednesday, October 6 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in Parking Lot A

Saturday, October 16 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in Parking Lot A

LAVC is partnering with Fulgent Genetics to hold on-campus COVID-19 Vaccination & Testing Clinics for students, employees and the public to get the vaccine. No appointment needed; all three vaccines options will be available. LAVC students and employees who get vaccinated at this event will receive a $150 gift card to the LAVC Bookstore.

Find other upcoming events on the LAVC Calendar of Events.

 


LACCD encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation, or have questions about the physical access provided, please use the links above to contact the event organizer as soon as possible, but no later than ten (10) business days prior to the event.