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DATES TO KNOW
STAFFx ACCREDITATION xINFO SESSION....FEB 24
ACCREDITATION TEAM VISIT.................MAR 12 - 15

FEB 5................Last Day to Add Classes Online
FEB 17 - 20.................................Campus Holiday
FEB 21......................Last Day to Drop w/ No Fee
MAR 2.........................Last Day to Drop w/o a "W"
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SPECIAL HOURS
ADMISSIONS, FINANCIAL AID, COUNSELING

JAN 30 - FEB 16
M-Th 8:30am - 7:00pm       F 8:30am - 2:00pm
Sat 9:00am - 1:00pm (Feb 4 & 11)

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JOIN OUR TEAMS
IN FIGHTING CANCER

CoachesVCancerWED, FEB 8 join the Wildcats in raising funds for the American Cancer Society. Proceeds from ticket sales and other fundraising activities during the game will be donated to the charity. The women play at 5:00pm. The men begin at approximately 7:00pm. Both games are in the Wildcats gym near Parking Lot #5.

 

SOME CLASSES RELOCATING TO NEW GENERAL CLASSROOMS BUILDING

moving vanThe new bond-funded General Classrooms Building (GC) will be open on the first day of the Spring semester. Many classes originally assigned to old and temporary buildings will be relocated to GC. Affected students will be notified through their college email and signs will be posted on campus. Impacted classes include: Administration of Justice, Child Development, English, ESL, Fire Science, History, Political Science, Psychology and Speech...read more.

 

WINTER BREAK -
CULVER CITY BUS SCHEDULE

Culver City BusCulver City Bus will have reduced service to the on-campus bus stop during our Winter Break.
DEC 23 - JAN 2
No on-campus service. Board and depart the bus on Overland.
JAN 3 - FEB 5
LINE #3
| Mon - Thur (No Friday) | 9:30 - 3:00
LINE #4 | Mon - Thur (No Friday)
Westbound 10:00 - 3:00    Eastbound 9:00 - 2:00

 
 
 
 
 

SAVE $$ - RENT YOUR BOOKS

book rentalRealize big saving when you rent your textbooks instead of buying them. For example, one of the Math 115 textbooks sells new for $133 but is only $53 to rent. For more information and to use the WLAC book rental program, visit the bookstore south of the baseball field. Or, visit their web site.

 

DON'T MISS THE DEADLINE + NEW RULE

Cal GrantsMarch 2 is the priority deadline to apply for a 2011-2012 Cal Grant. A copy of your Federal Tax Return is NO LONGER ACCEPTABLE documentation. You will need an IRS transcript. Learn more about this and other changes to financial aid including new requirements for Pell Grants in the Spring Welcome Week Magazine, or click here.

 

WEST SCHOLARSHIPS - APPLY TODAY

ScholarshipEach year, the WLAC Foundation awards scores of scholarships to students. Depending on the scholarship, awards may be based on any of the following: major; GPA; community service; overcoming an obstacle; financial need; ethnic/culture background; etc. Applications are due March 16...click to view scholarship descriptions and application.

         
         
 
 
 
 
 

NEW FOOD COURT COMING -
WIN $50 GIFT CARD!!

Food CourtSoon West will have a food court with varied offerings including American, Chinese, Italian and Mexican fare.

But the food court needs a name. Enter the contest to suggest a name. The winner will receive a $50 dining gift card. Submission deadline is Feb 19...learn more

 

TUITION INCREASE SUMMER 20120

Money SymbolContinued revenue shortfalls in the California budget caused the State legislature to increase the cost per unit from $36 to $46, effective July 1, 2012.

Read about this and other changes impacting financial aid, unit maximums and class repeatability in the Spring Welcome Week Magazine, or click here.

 

PLAYER SIGNED TO SYRACUSE &
LADY HOOPSTERS ON HOT STREAK

WildcatCongratulations to football players Zian Jones and Kevin Laudermill! After being heavily recruited by multiple universities, Jones accepted an athletic scholarship at Syracuse University. Laudermill will play for New Mexico. | Kudos also to the lady Wildcats who are on a winning streak on the basketball court. Follow their success on the players' Facebook page.

 

FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

FRIDAY

January 27

     
     
     
     
     
MEETINGS:   X

SATURDAY

January 28

mascot   TRACK & FIELD at WLAC All-Comers Meet - 10:00am
     

SUNDAY

January 29

     
     
 
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MONDAY

January 30

 

 

 

   

-

 

     
     
     
MEETINGS:  

12:30 Accreditation Planning Team - Winlock;


TUESDAY

January 31

     
     
     
     
     
MEETINGS:   10:00 Academic Affairs Staff - PCR;

WEDNESDAY

February 1

     
     
     
mascot   W. BASKETBALL vs. Santa Monica College @ SMC - 5:00pm
M. BASKETBALL vs. Santa Monica College @ SMC - 7:00pm
     
MEETINGS:   X

THURSDAY

February 2

     
     
     
     
     
MEETINGS:   10:30 VPAA & Faculty - PCR; 3:00 Facilities - Winlock

FRIDAY

February 3

   

 

    International Students Orientation
     
     
     
MEETINGS:    

SATURDAY

February 4

     
mascot   W. BASKETBALL vs. Glendale College @ WLAC - 5:00pm
M. BASKETBALL vs. Glendale College @ WLAC - 7:00pm

SUNDAY

February 5

Deadline  

Last Day to Add Classes Online

     

MONDAY

February 6

   

1st Day of Classes

     
     
     
     
MEETINGS:    

TUESDAY

February 7

     
     
     
     
     
MEETINGS:   10:00 Academic Affairs Staff - PCR; 12:30 Divisional Council - Winlock: 3:00 Senate Exec Cmte - PCR

WEDNESDAY

February 8

     
     
     
mascot   W. BASKETBALL vs. College of the Canyons @ WLAC - 5:00pm
M. BASKETBALL vs. College of the Canyons @ WLAC - 7:00pm
     
MEETINGS:   1:30 African American Heritage / Women's History Cmte - PCR; 2:30 Student Success Cmte - Winlock

THURSDAY

February 9

     
     
     
     
     
MEETINGS:   10:00 EMC - PCR; 11:30 Citizen's Oversight Cmte - Winlock; College Council - Winlock

FRIDAY

February 10

     
mascot   BASEBALL vs. San Diego @ SD - 2:00pm
     
     
     
MEETINGS:   X

SATURDAY

February 11

     
mascot   W. BASKETBALL vs LA Valley @ Valley - 5:00pm
M. BASKETBALL vs. LA Valley @ Valley - 7:00pm
BASEBALL vs. Southwestern @ Southwestern - 10:00am
BASEBALL vs. Grossmont @ Grossmont - 2:00pm
TRACK & FIELD at WLAC All-Comers Meet - 10:00am

SUNDAY

February 12

     
     

 

 

OTHER NEWS

 

 

 

track  

ATHLETIC FIELD & TRACK CLOSURES
updated Dec.7, 2011

The Athletic Field & Track are closed to walker / joggers Sunday 9:00am - 4:00pm (Simon Bolivar Soccer League) and week days from 1:00 - 3:00pm (WLAC Soccer Class). In January, the track is closed week days from 12:00 - 5:00pm (WLAC Track & Feild practice)

College and community organizations using the field may close the gates earlier than the times stated above to prepare for their events. Additionally, the events may run over their time slots.

Please check back regulary for updates to the Athletics Field & Track schedule.

The track opens at 6:30am and closes at dark. Personal trainers who charge their clients must rent time on the track or any other athletic facility. Use of the turf field requires a permit.

NAMED 2011 BEST PLACE TO WALK & JOG (Culver City News)
Walkers and joggers are also welcome to use the perimeter of the campus and College Blvd which connect the campus to Jefferson.
If your dog is with you, please keep him/her on a leash and scoop the poop. Thanks.