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Scholarships

FINANCIAL AID & WLAC SCHOLARSHIP
DEADLINES COMING

FILE YOUR FAFSA BY MARCH 2. Ensure that you receive the best possible financial aid package and that it is ready on the first day of the 2014-2015 school year.

APPLICATIONS DUE MARCH 15. The WLAC Scholarship book and applicatoin is now online. WLAC Scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate potential for success; demonstrate financial need; are active at West or in the community; have overcome a life hurdle; excel academically and/or are pursuing a specific major.

 

PERKS

FREE COFFEE & MORE

West's ASO and "perkEDU" is rewarding you for something you do anyway - coming to campus.

Download "perkEDU" and get free coffee. Text PERKEDU to 67076 to download app.

(Must have at least an iPhone 4S or Android 4.0)


 

 

 

 

OPEN CLASSES

Check the open classes report to help you locate classes that MAY still have open seats.

PARKING FEB 10 - 21

A parking permit is not required in the WLAC parking lots from February 10 to February 21. To purchase your $20 semester parking pass, visit www.WLAC.edu/Parking

COMING DATES

LAST DAY TO DROP:
8-Week Classes (Feb 10 - Apr 6)...................Feb 13
Traditional Semester........................................Feb 21

President's Day Holiday...................................Feb 14 - 17

see more important dates

SPECIAL HOURS

STUDENT SERVICES
(Admissions, Financial Aid, Counseling, Assessment...)
& BUSINESS OFFICE

Feb 3 - Feb 21
Mon - Thurs
8:30 - 7:00 | Fri 8:30 - 2:00
NOTE: Feb 10, 11 & 12, the offices will open at 7:30am

 
 
 
 
 

child care

ON-CAMPUS CHILD CARE (AGES 2 - 5)

While you're in college, your child can be too. West offers low cost, on-campus child care for kids age 2 to 5. in a safe, nurturing environnment from 7:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Thursday. Children receive an enriching Pre-K curriculum and play in a park-like enclosed outdoor area. The WLAC Child Development Center even offers parenting discussions and other family support service. Stop by the Center near the Parking Structure or visit the web site for more information.

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Covered CA

GET INFORMATION & HELP ENROLLING

Throughout February, information tables will be near MSA and Cafe West. Learn more about how you can get affordable health insurance under the Affordable Health Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare).

You can even make an appointment to get help enrolling.

Penalty: Did you know people who are not insured by March 15, 2014 will face a penalty of $95 or 1% of their income, which ever is higher.

https://www.coveredca.com/

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bookstore

BOOKSTORE NEWS

ORDER YOUR BOOKS ONLINE and have them delivered to the Bookstore or your home.

SAVE $$$ through the Book Rental Program.

Try the new COST COMPARISON TOOL on the Bookstore web site. Don't like our price? It'll help you buy from another vendor.
>> VISIT THE BOOKSTORE PAGE .

ASO DONATE A BOOK
& BOOK EXCHANGE PROGRAM...learn more

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FACULTY / STAFF EDITION

SATURDAY CLASSES DO NOT START UNTIL FEB 22, 2014

   

 

MONDAY

February 10

 

   

1st Day of Classes

PARKING PASSES are NOT required FEB 10-21

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   1:00 Bond Projec -SSB 414; 3:00 Accreditation Steering Committee - Winlock

TUESDAY

February 11

 

EVENT  

EOP&S ORIENTATION | 11:00am | SSB 414

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 5:00pm | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   1:00 Health Center Interns - SS Courtyard; 12:30 Academic Senate Meeting - Winlock; 1:00 Curriculum Meeting - PRC-CE; 3:30 FELI Community of Practice Group Meeting - Winlock; 5:00 FA/EP Workshops - SSB 414

WEDNESDAY

February 12

 

laccd  

LACCD BOARD MEETING | Public Session 3:30 in Fine Arts Theater | View Agenda
Park in S. Parking Structure adjacent to theater

EVENT  

ASO PEP RALLY!!! | 1:00pm | MSA Mall

wildcat  

M.BASKETBALL- vs. Los Angeles Valley College@ WLAC | 7:00pm
W.BASKETBALL -vs. Los Angeles Valley College@ WLAC | 5:00pm


   


MEETINGS:   1:00 Ed Master Plan - HLRC 4C; 3:30 FPIP - PCR-CE

THURSDAY

February 13

 

 

FINANCIAL LITERACY / DIRECT LOANS | 9:30am | SSB 414

   

 

MEETINGS:   9:30 Loan Workshop - SSB 414; 11:30 District Academic Senate (DAS) - SSB414; 12:00 District Academic Senate Meeting - HLRC 4C; 1:00 EMC Meeting - Winlock

FRIDAY

February 14

   

 

   

CAMPUS CLOSED- Presidents Day (Weekend)

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

February 15

   

 

   

CAMPUS CLOSED- Presidents Day (Weekend)

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

February 16

   


   

CAMPUS CLOSED- Presidents Day (Weekend)

   

 

     

MONDAY

February 17

 

   

CAMPUS CLOSED- Presidents Day (Weekend)

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

February 18

 

TRANSFER  

TUNE UP YOUR TRNSCRIPT FOR TRANSFER| 4:00pm | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


MEETINGS:   3:00 Academic Senate Exec. Meeting - Winlock; 4:00 Transfer Workshop - SSB414

WEDNESDAY

February 19

 

TRANSFER   HOW TO TRANSFER TO A UNIVERSITY - GENERAL OVERVIEW | 12:30pm | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

EVENT  

INFO SESSION: IN-HOME SUPPORTIVE SERVICES PROVIDER

learn how you can enter this rewarding field | 6:00pm - 7:30pm | SC 106 (park in S. Parking Lot or Lot A)

wildcat  

M.BASKETBALL- vs. Citrus College@ Citrus| 7:00pm
W.BASKETBALL -vs. Citrus College@ Citrus| 5:00pm


   


MEETINGS:   11:00 Welcome Back - HLRC 4D; 11:00 AFT Staff Guild meeting - VPSS/PAS; 2:00 FA/EP WORKSHOPS - SSB414; 5:00 FA Loan Workshop - SSB414

THURSDAY

February 20

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   10:00 Personnel Commission Hour - PCR-CE; 1:00 Administrative Council - SSB414; 5:30 Paralegal event AT A128; 6:15 WLAC Foundation meeting - VPSS/vPAS

FRIDAY

February 21

   

 

   

 

   

LAST DAY TO
Add Classes In Person
Drop Classes w/ a refund/No fee
Drop Classes w/o a "W"

   


MEETINGS:   9:00 District Citizens' Oversight Committee Meeting - SSB 414; 10:00 Tech Fair - Winlock

SATURDAY

February 22

   

 

   


   

1st Day of SATURDAY Classes

 

   

UPWARD BOUND AND UPWARD BOUND MATH SCIENCE ACADEMY

wildcat  

M.BASKETBALL- vs. Santa Monica College@ WLAC| 5:00pm
W.BASKETBALL -vs. Santa Monica College@ WLAC| 3:00pm

EVENT  

COACHES VS. CANCER | 7:00pm

   

 

SUNDAY

February 23

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

February 24

 

   

 

TRANSFER  

PREPARE TO TRANSFER CAL STATE OR UC | 9:30am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

February 25

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

February 26

 

workshop  

APPLYING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS | 1:30pm | Bldg A9 Rm 912 ...sponsored by TRiO | more TRiO workshops

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

February 27

 

TRANSFER  

HOW TO USE ASSIST.ORG | 1:00pm | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


   

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

February 28

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

March 1

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

March 2

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

March 3

 

   

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

March 4

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

March 5

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

March 6

 

TRANSFER  

PREPARE TO TRANSFER TO A CAL STATE OR UC| 11:30am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on April 17 @ 4:30pm and May 6 @ 1:00pm


   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

March 7

   

 

EVENT  

FIELD TRIP TO UC RIVERSIDE | To sign up for this free trip, contact the TRiO Office Bldg B5 Rm 100

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

March 8

   

 

   


   

UPWARD BOUND MATH SCIENCE ACADEMY

   


   

 

SUNDAY

March 9

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

March 10

 

TRANSFER   HOW TO TRANSFER TO A UNIVERSITY - GENERAL OVERVIEW | 10:00am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

March 11

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

March 12

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

March 13

 

   

 

TRANSFER  

YOU'VE BEEN ACCEPTED TO A CAL STATE - NOW WHAT? | 10:00am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on April 14 @ 4:00pm and May 15 @ 1:00pm


MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

March 14

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

March 15

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

March 16

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

March 17

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

March 18

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

March 19

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

   


   


event  

ASK TO KNOW Event

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

March 20

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

March 21

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

March 22

   

 

   


   


   

UPWARD BOUND AND UPWARD BOUND MATH SCIENCE ACADEMY

   

 

SUNDAY

March 23

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

March 24

 

   

 

TRANSFER  

HOW TO USE ASSIST.ORG| 10:00am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on April 28 @ 4:00pm and May 21 @ 11:30am


   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

March 25

 

workshop  

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS | 1:30pm | Bldg A9 Rm 912 ...sponsored by TRiO | more TRiO workshops

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

March 26

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

March 27

 

TRANSFER  

TUNE UP YOUR TRANSCRIPT FOR TRANSFER | 9:00am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on April 29 @ 1:00pm and May 13 @ 10:00Am


   

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

March 28

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

March 29

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

March 30

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

March 31

 

   

CAMPUS CLOSED- Cesar Chavez

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

April 1

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

April 2

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

April 3

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

April 4

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

April 5

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

April 6

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

April 7

 

   

SPRING BREAK- Apr 7 - Apr 13

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

April 8

 

   

SPRING BREAK- Apr 7 - Apr 13

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

April 9

 

   

SPRING BREAK- Apr 7 - Apr 13

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

April 10

 

   

SPRING BREAK- Apr 7 - Apr 13

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

April 11

   

 

   

 

   

SPRING BREAK- Apr 7 - Apr 13

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

April 12

   

 

   


   

SPRING BREAK- Apr 7 - Apr 13

   


   

 

SUNDAY

April 13

   


   

SPRING BREAK- Apr 7 - Apr 13

   

 

     

MONDAY

April 14

 

   

Second 8- Week Session

   

 

TRANSFER   YOU'VE BEEN ACCEPTED TO A CAL STATE - NOW WHAT? | 4:00m | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on May 15 @ 1:00pm


   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

April 15

 

TRANSFER   HOW TO TRANSFER TO A UNIVERSITY - GENERAL OVERVIEW | 4:30pm | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

April 16

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

April 17

 

TRANSFER  

PREPARE TO TRANSFER TO A CAL STATE OR UC| 4:30am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on May 6 @ 1:00pm


   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

April 18

   

 

   

 

   


 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

April 19

   

 

   


event  

WLAC OPEN HOUSE
Zumba Party | Campus Tours | Just for Parents
How to Get Started | Financial Aid | About Majors/Careers | Selecting Classes
learn more / rsvp

   


   

 

SUNDAY

April 20

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

April 21

 

   

 

   


TRANSFER   YOU'VE BEEN ACCEPTED TO A UC - NOW WHAT? | 10:00am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on May 6 @ 11:00am


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

April 22

 

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

April 23

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

April 24

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

April 25

   

 

   

 

   


EVENT  

FIELD TRIP TO CAL STATE LA | To sign up for this free trip, contact the TRiO Office Bldg B5 Rm 100

MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

April 26

   

 

   


   


   

UPWARD BOUND AND UPWARD BOUND MATH SCIENCE ACADEMY

   

 

SUNDAY

April 27

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

April 28

 

   

 

TRANSFER  

HOW TO USE ASSIST.ORG| 4:00pm | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on May 21 @ 11:30am


   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

April 29

 

TRANSFER  

TUNE UP YOUR TRANSCRIPT FOR TRANSFER | 1:00pm | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center
Workshop also offered on May 13 @ 10:00Am


MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

April 30

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 1

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 2

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 3

   

 

   


   


   

UPWARD BOUND MATH SCIENCE ACADEMY

   

 

SUNDAY

May 4

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 5

 

   

 

   


 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 6

 

TRANSFER   YOU'VE BEEN ACCEPTED TO A UC - NOW WHAT? | 11:00am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 7

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 8

 

   

 

TRANSFER   HOW TO TRANSFER TO A UNIVERSITY - GENERAL OVERVIEW | 9:0am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


workshop  

FINANCIAL LITERACY | 4:00pm | Bldg A9 Rm 912 ...sponsored by TRiO | more TRiO workshops

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 9

   

 

   

 

   

LAST DAY TO
DROP CLASS WITH A "W"
FILE FOR PASS/NO PASS

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 10

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

May 11

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 12

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 13

 

TRANSFER  

TUNE UP YOUR TRANSCRIPT FOR TRANSFER | 10:00am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 14

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 15

 

   

 

TRANSFER   YOU'VE BEEN ACCEPTED TO A CAL STATE - NOW WHAT? | 1:00m | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 16

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 17

   

 

   


   

UPWARD BOUND AND UPWARD BOUND MATH SCIENCE

   


   

 

SUNDAY

May 18

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 19

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 20

 

workshop  

CAREER VS MAJOR | 4:00pm | Bldg A9 Rm 912 ...sponsored by TRiO | more TRiO workshops

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 21

 

   


TRANSFER  

HOW TO USE ASSIST.ORG| 11:30am | Location TBA ...sponsored by the Transfer Center


 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 22

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 23

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 24

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

May 25

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

May 26

 

   

 

   

CAMPUS CLOSED- Memorial Day

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

May 27

 

   

NON INSTRUCTION DAY- Apr 7 - Apr 13

MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

May 28

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

May 29

 

   

 

 

FINANCIAL AID / EDUCATIONAL PLANNING| 10:00am | SSB 414

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

May 30

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

May 31

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

June 1

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

June 2

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

June 3

 

   

Finals: June 3 - June 9


MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

June 4

 

   

West Los Angeles College Commencement

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

June 5

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

June 6

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

June 7

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

June 8

   


   

 

     

MONDAY

June 9

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

TUESDAY

June 10

 

   


event  

tentative date of COMMENCEMENT 2014

   


MEETINGS:   x

WEDNESDAY

June 11

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

THURSDAY

June 12

 

   

 

MEETINGS:   x

FRIDAY

June 13

   

 

   

 

   


MEETINGS:   x

SATURDAY

June 14

   

 

   


   


   

 

SUNDAY

June 15

   


   

 

     
   

 

   


 

 

OTHER NEWS

 

 

 

Athletic Field  

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.