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May 23, 2022

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ALL ABOARD: Application & Class Selection Workshops

WEST WEDNESDAYS ONLINE at 6:00 pm

  • Application Workshops: We'll walk you through the application process, help you past hurdles and answer your questions...RSVP
     
  • Selecting & Enrolling in Classes: Learn how to use Program Mapper to explore majors and careers and select the right classes for your certificate, degree or for university transfer...RSVP

 

IN-PERSON FRIDAYS 10:00 am - 1:00 pm ...reserve your spot

  • May 27: Hands-On Assistance with College Application, Selecting & Enrolling in Classes, Financial Aid Forms plus College Tour. Parents Welcome

COVID SAFETY UPDATE

Effective May 5, 2022, students are no longer required to be vaccinated to attend in-person classes.

Effective June 12, 2022, indoor masking will be optional and not required...see details

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LET'S TALK - Program Info Sessions

Phone: (310)287-4464 Email: WLACHealthSci@laccd.edu
Be prepared to enter the workplace in just 1 semester. You can start as soon as this summer. Learn how at our information session at 6:00pm on May 25 or June 8. Zoom ID: 984 841 1341
 
 
West offers both a 1-year certificate program and an Associate of Science Degree program. Information sessions are held every other Thursday at 6:30pm on May 26, Jun 9 and Jun 23. Zoom ID 979 6109 5695
 
Prepare for a career in fire fighting, local law enforcement, private security, Federal service, corrections or advocacy. Information sessions are held the 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:00pm on May 25, Jun 22, Jul 27...Register for Zoom Session

GROCERY GIVEAWAY & Other Food Support

  • THURS, MAY 26 - MEALS FOR FINALS! No cooking = More time to study. Pick up 7 prepared meals and 2 snacks until supplies run out on THUR, MAY 26 12:00 - 3:00 in the Parking Structure. Sponsored by WLAC's ASO and Basic Needs Office.
     
  • Need on-going assistance with groceries, rent or other school expenses? contact WLAC.edu/Basic-Needs
     
  • Get help signing up for CalFresh & Fresh Success on Wednesdays at 4:00pm on Zoom | May 25
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SUICIDE PREVENTION TRAINING - Fri, May 27

An overview of suicide prevention. Participants learn about the nature of suicide, suicide related statistics, risk factors and signs, how stressors and mental health relate to suicide, and intervention strategies. Zoom link coming soon.

Students can access Mental Health Resources through the college Heath Center WLAC.edu/Health-Center

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TRACK WILDCATS Claim Individual So Cal Titles

A pair of Wildcats claim SoCal titles on the final day of the Southern California Championships at Moorpark College.  Jordon Smith and Jada Turner each secured individual glory in their respective events as they helped propel West LA to 7th and 9th place finishes for the men and women’s teams. 

In addition to the 2 relays teams and individual champs qualifying for state, Adams qualified in both the long jump and 100-meter with personal records of 18’8” and 11.98 seconds.  The TrackCats also had a pair of high hurdlers qualify with 4th place finishes as Carter punched her ticket with a time of 14.79 over 100-meter hurdles and Sweeney rolled to a mark of 15.07 at the 110 distance.  Dual-sport athlete, Angel Morris qualified in the women’s hepthalon as well.  

TUTORING & FINALS SCHEDULE

Need help with writing a paper, prepping for a math exam or properly pronouncing phrases in French? Take advantage of our free in-person or online tutoring.

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West Los Angeles College 2022 Commencement will be held IN-PERSON on Tuesday, June 7 at 5:00pm. A reception with light refreshments will precede the ceremony...read more 

The deadline to file a petition to graduate was June is April 8, 2022.

 

Additional Ceremonies

LACCD (LGBTQ) Lavender Celebration - May 17

LACCD African American Celebration - May 24

LACCD Mi Gente Celebration - June 5

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CA PRIMARY ELECTIONS - West is a Voting Center

You can vote via drop-box or in-person at West Los Angeles College.
The drop-box is available from May 28 - June 6 and is located at the corner of College Blvd and Freshmen (outside the northeast corner of the football field).
In-person voting is available in the Fine Arts Building. Free parking is available in the adjacent parking structure on Level 2.
  • June 4 - June 6  Hours: 10am - 7pm 
  • June 7 Hours: 7am - 8pm
note the College Commencement is June 7 at 5:00am. Expect heavy traffic
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GET HELP...

NEW! - EXTENDED HOURS on VIRTUAL FRIDAYS
Admissions, Financial Aid & the Business Office now serving you virtually on Fridays from 9am – 4pm. 
In-person services are not available on Friday...View Hours
 
GENERAL QUESTIONS:
Welcome Center in SSB 420
Email wlac-pathways@laccd.edu or phone (310) 287-7251
 
PASSWORD RESET: Email WLAC-TechSupport@LACCD.edu
 
LIVE CHAT:  LiveChat with Admissions, Financial Aid, Counseling and the Business Office