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October 2022

La Fiesta- Celebrating Comunidad, Free Public Event

October 15, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Columbia College Carkeet Park

Celebrate Latinx culture and community through music, dance, food, and art!  Students, family, friends, and community welcomed! Featuring: Performances from Ballet Folclorico Anauhuac, Salsa Merced, Columbia College students, community resources, food from many different Latin regions, and more!  For more information, please contact us at 209-588-5130 or email Vanessa Muro-Marai at muromaraiv@yosemite.edu.

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Undocumented Student Action Week

October 17, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - October 20, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
Columbia College – See Flyer for Locations

Office Hours with the Columbia College President

October 19, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MANZ-253 (President’s Conference Room)

Students are invited to attend Office Hours with the Columbia College President this Fall semester. President Tran is happy to have you drop-in with your questions or concerns, bring your lunch and get to know her!

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FREE! Columbia College Paint to Inspire and Delight Your Inner Artist Event

October 19, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Willow Building

Paint to Inspire and Delight Your Inner Artist – Free Community and Family Event Art materials and hot chocolate will be provided at no charge. The Columbia College food truck will be available for additional food and drink purchase. Limited seating available, please RSVP to Kyla at ccstudentservices@yosemite.edu, 209-588-5132

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Brought to you by the President’s Office and ASCC – COSTUME CONTEST!

October 31, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Manzanita Rotunda

costume contest

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November 2022

First Generation College Student Day

November 8, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Outside)

Columbia College celebrates its First-Generation College Students on this nationally recognized day. First Gen 22 We will be showcasing all the campus support that is provided for our First Gen Students in front of the Lakeside Lounge from 10 am to 2 pm. Come by to learn more about what it means to be a First Gen College Student and grab a snack!

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LinkedIn Workshop & Professional Headshots

November 9, 2022 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Buckeye 103

Want to learn more about how to create a professional network as a student on LinkedIn? Come and learn some LinkedIn tips and tricks! We will also be providing professional head shot photos. Open to students, faculty, and staff.

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Join us for Transfer Day!

November 10, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Manzanita – Upper Level

Transfer Day is a great opportunity to visit with representatives from 4-year colleges and universities and to explore transfer options. You can also learn about how you can apply for FREE to a university with a Transfer Application Fee Waiver for those who qualify. Don’t miss out! Transfer Day Flyer 11.10.22

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International Information Session

November 14, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Manzanita 201,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Columbia College has been approved to host international students. Learn more about Columbia College’s International Programs & Services. Monday, November 14 from 3pm-4pm Cookies, tea, and coffee provided! If you cannot make it, be sure to stop by the International Open House and grab a cookie Tuesday, November 15 – Wednesday, November 16 9am-4pm Manzanita 201 (across from the Career and Transfer Center) International Info Session Flyer 11.14.22 For questions, contact 209-588-5234 / ccinternational@yosemite.edu Gocolumbia.edu/international

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EOPS Application and Information Event

November 14, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Dorm Common Room,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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WHERE:  Dorm Common Room Hot Cocoa and Cookies Provided! EOPSDormRecruitment

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International Open House

November 15, 2022 @ 9:00 am - November 16, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
Manzanita 201,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA, CA 95370 United States
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Columbia College has been approved to host international students. Learn more about Columbia College’s International Programs & Services and have a cookie! Tuesday, November 15 – Wednesday, November 16 9am-4pm Manzanita 201 (across from the Career and Transfer Center) For questions, contact 209-588-5234 / ccinternational@yosemite.edu Gocolumbia.edu/international    

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Office Hours with the Columbia College President

November 29, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MANZ-253 (President’s Conference Room)

Students are invited to attend Office Hours with the Columbia College President this Fall semester. President Tran is happy to have you drop-in with your questions or concerns, bring your lunch and get to know her!

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Individual Assistance with Transfer Applications

November 30, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Career Transfer Center – Manzanita Upper Level

In-person assistance with completing transfer applications. Please RSVP by Calling 209.588.5109 Click Here for More Transfer Information. Panic Room

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Individual Assistance with UC Applications

November 30, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Career Transfer Center – Manzanita Upper Level

In-person assistance with completing UC applications. Please RSVP by Calling 209.588.5109 Click Here for More Transfer Information. Panic Room

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December 2022

2022 Sounds of the Season

December 2, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - December 4, 2022 @ 3:00 pm
Sonora Opera Hall,
Sonora, CA,
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Begin your holiday season with the Columbia College Community Chorus in concert!  In the first half, the chorus and orchestra presents Dr. Hollinger’s “Gloria” with stirring music for orchestra and chorus. The second half of the concert features traditional Christmas carols settings with unusual rhythms and harmonies plus an arrangement for chorus and jazz ensemble.  Also included will be the chorus’s traditional “Hallelujah Chorus” from Handel’s Messiah, and the ever-popular audience sing-along. Purchase your 2022 Sounds of the Season Tickets…

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Donut Stress

December 14, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Donut Stress this finals week! The Associated Students at Columbia College are happy to host donuts and coffee in the Student Center to help you relax and help you prepare for your finals this semester! To learn more click here. See you there! donut stress flyer fa22

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January 2023

New Student Orientation Spring 2023 

January 6, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Dogwood

Our in-person Orientation days are designed to connect you with campus life and the people that are here to help you succeed. As an attendee of orientation, you will receive FREE giveaways, lunch, and increase your priority registration level to help get the classes you want!  Click this Starfish link to sign up for Spring Orientation. This will lead you to a scheduling screen where you will select “Orientation” as your appointment reason, and then expand the calendar dates to…

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Spring Welcome Week!

January 9, 2023

Come start your semester off right and check out our welcome back activities just for you! To learn more, click here.

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Lactation Space Grand Opening

January 18, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fir 211,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Join us for cookies and hot cocoa!

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

January 18, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18,19 February 15,16 March 15,16 April 19,20     TIME: 2 to 5pm  PLACE Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

January 19, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18,19 February 15,16 March 15,16 April 19,20     TIME: 2 to 5pm   PLACE: Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Scholarship Workshop

January 26, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom

Learn how to apply for all Columbia College Foundation Scholarships with one simple application. Live Zoom Session https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85452230636

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Scholarship Application Workshop

January 26, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Zoom

Learn how to apply for all Columbia College Foundation Scholarships with one simple application. Live Zoom Session https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85452230636 Jan 2023 Scholarship Workshop Flier

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February 2023

Community Job Fair

February 15, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oak Pavilion,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Columbia College and Mother Lode Job Training are hosting a Community Job Fair on Wednesday, February 15 from 1pm-4pm in the Oak Pavilion. This event is open to Columbia College students, alumni, and community members. Meet with over 70 employers from many sectors, including health care, forestry, hospitality, government, and education. The community job fair is sponsored by MACT Health Board, The Resource Connection, Chicken Ranch Casino, Sierra Pacific Industries, Black Oak Casino Resort, and Blue Mountain Minerals. For more…

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

February 15, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18,19 February 15,16 March 15,16 April 19,20     TIME: 2 to 5pm   PLACE: Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

February 16, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18,19 February 15,16 March 15 ,6 April 19,20     TIME: 2 to 5pm   PLACE: Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Mindful Self-Compassion: An Afternoon with Dr. Christina Dawber

February 21, 2023 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Buckeye 104,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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EOPS students and the whole campus community are invited to participate in an afternoon of self-discovery and healing. 1:30 PM MEET & GREET 2:00-4:00 PM WORKSHOP Explore a powerful way to avoid burnout, develop coping strategies, and practice self-care. EOPS students will be entered into an Opportunity Drawing for your participation! Limited seating available; free event for all students, staff, faculty – designed to help us all find compassion for ourselves so we can extend empathy towards all others. Thank you to the CalWORKS and EOPS/CARE teams! Their…

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March 2023

California State Grant Deadline: Thursday, March 2nd, 2023

March 2, 2023

Students MUST have their 2023-2024 FAFSA or CADAA application submitted before the March 2nd 2023 deadline to be in the running for state grants. Reach out to the Financial Aid Office if you are unsure if you have submitted OR need assistance with your application. Contact: (209) 588-5105

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Celebrating Everyone’s Hopes and Dreams

March 8, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom

UPDATE:  Rescheduled zoom event:  Zoom Link Zoom Presentation by Traciana Graves In Honor of Black History Month Join guest speaker Traciana Graves who will present on Fearless Listening Leadership Methodology. This event is brought to you by the Columbia College Cultural Enrichment Committee. For more information contact Michael Igoe at 209-588-5144

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

March 15, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18,19 February 15,16 March 15,16 April 19,20     TIME: 2 to 5pm   PLACE: Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

March 16, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18,19 February 15,16 March 15,16 April 19,20     TIME: 2 to 5pm   PLACE: Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Money and Me: Financial Literacy Day

March 29, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Manzanita Rotunda

Columbia College is excited to host another Financial Literacy Day on March 29th from 10am – 2pm in the Manzanita Rotunda. This event is designed to celebrate financial wellness and build community wealth—so don’t miss out! Hear from community and campus resources about lifelong financial planning. Students and staff are encouraged to bring their questions. In addition to tabling, our guests will be presenting 15-30 minute sessions on special topics such as credit scores, banking, investing, how to use iGrad,…

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April 2023

Donut Stress

April 19, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Enjoy free Donuts and Coffee in the Student Center! Prepare for your finals and engage with your peers over a cup of hot coffee.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

April 19, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18,19 February 15,16 March 15,16 April 19,20     TIME: 2 to 5pm   PLACE: Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Grad Fair

April 20, 2023 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Prepare for your ceremony and connect with your peers! Pick up your ceremonial cap, gown, and tassel in the Ponderosa Student Center during the event and enjoy a snack with your fellow graduates.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

April 20, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center,
Columbia College
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DATES: January 18 - 19 February 15 - 16 March 15 - 16 April 19 - 20     TIME: 2 - 5pm   PLACE: Columbia College Student Center (Ponderosa Building) Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus. Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click…

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Columbia College Community Chorus Presents its Spring Concert

April 22, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
St. Matthew Lutheran Church,
13880 Joshua Way
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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WHERE:  St Matthew Lutheran Church, Sonora, CA WHEN:  April 22nd and 23rd @ 3:00pm Concert Tickets (webpage)

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Columbia College Community Chorus Presents its Spring Concert

April 23, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
St. Matthew Lutheran Church,
13880 Joshua Way
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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WHERE:  St Matthew Lutheran Church, Sonora, CA WHEN:  April 22nd and 23rd @ 3:00pm Concert Tickets (webpage)

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Fire Academy Graduation

April 27, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Columbia College Carkeet Park

Columbia College Spring 2023 Fire Academy Graduation

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Commencement

April 28, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Columbia College Carkeet Park

Celebrate Columbia College’s graduating class of 2023 at this year’s ceremony in Carkeet Park! Join us with friends and family to celebrate our graduates receiving their diplomas. For more information, please click here.

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June 2023

APPLE APP CAMP

June 20, 2023 - July 26, 2023
Buckeye 103

SUMMERVILLE HIGH & COLUMBIA COLLEGE PRESENT TWO SESSIONS, Pick one that works for you! A FREE, 3- WEEK, HANDS-ON CAMP FOR HIGH SCHOOLERS Session 1:  Tuesday 6/20 - Friday 7/7 (no 7/4) Session 2:  Monday 7/10 - Wednesday 7/26 Students will learn to build mobile apps using Apple software and hardware tools. 9:30 am to 2 pm each day. Lunch is included. No experience is necessary. Space is Limited. Call TODAY! To Register Call:  209-928-4228  

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August 2023

Go Columbia Day Orientation

August 9, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Columbia College Carkeet Park

Go Columbia Orientation Days are led by Student Orientation Leaders and held throughout the summer months to provide new students with our most interactive and personalized connections, initial campus experiences, and a campus tour. Click here to learn more and register today!

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Go Columbia Day Orientation

August 10, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Columbia College Carkeet Park

Go Columbia Orientation Days are led by Student Orientation Leaders and held throughout the summer months to provide new students with our most interactive and personalized connections, initial campus experiences, and a campus tour. Click here to learn more and register today!

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September 2023

TAG Workshop

September 11, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Zoom

This workshop will cover resources and information to determine your UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) eligibility and how to use the online UC TAG system to submit your application. Zoom Link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/2959450719 Please RSVP for the workshop via Starfish or contact Academic Counseling at 209.588.5109.

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Study Abroad Forum

September 11, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Manzanita (upper level) – Multi-Purpose Room

Study Abroad Forum Columbia College Librarian, Brian Greene will share his experience participating in Semester at Sea and will talk about the benefits of studying abroad.

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TAG Workshop

September 12, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom

This workshop will cover resources and information to determine your UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) eligibility and how to use the online UC TAG system to submit your application. Link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/2959450719 Please RSVP for the workshop via Starfish or contact Academic Counseling at 209.588.5109.

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Wellness Fair

September 13, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Wellness Fair 2023

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Voter Registration

September 20, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Lower Tamarack Patio

The ASCC is partnering with the League of Women Voters to host a Voter Registration event, as we also inform students the importance of their vote. To learn more about the Associated Students of Columbia College, click here.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

September 20, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Voter Registration

September 21, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Lower Tamarack Patio

The ASCC is partnering with the League of Women Voters to host a Voter Registration event, as we also inform students the importance of their vote. To learn more about the Associated Students of Columbia College, click here.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

September 21, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Suicide Prevention Training

September 21, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Manzanita Multi-Purpose Room,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Presenter Ken Baldwin will teach the following learning objectives:  suicide myths vs. facts, recognize the warning signs of someone in distress, tips on how to ask the suicide questions, how to refer a person in distress. To register, please contact kbaldwin57@comcast.net. qpr flyer-training 2023-9-21-columbia

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October 2023

Office Hours with President Tran (Students Only!)

October 9, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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Students are welcome to drop by the Lakeside Lounge (bring your lunch) and visit with President Tran. This is an informal get-together where students can ask questions and get to know the President.

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National Coming Out Day

October 11, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Manzanita Upper Floor (Near Counseling),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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Join the Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) on October 11, 2023 to celebrate National Coming Out Day (NCOD). Come get free Pride face paint and a cookie. Come out in a safe environment, publicly or anonymously we want to celebrate and support all Columbia College LGBTQ+ students.

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Undocumented Student Action Week

October 16, 2023 - October 20, 2023

Columbia College is committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment for all its students, including those who may be undocumented. The Dream Resource Center at Columbia College serves as a vital hub for undocumented students, offering a range of support services, resources, and a welcoming community. As we stand together in creating a more inclusive educational environment, we invite all members of the Columbia College community to support and champion the rights and needs of our undocumented students. Together,…

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

October 18, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

October 19, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Prospective International Student Webinar

October 23, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Zoom

Learn more about studying at a California Community College as an international student! Columbia College, Modesto Junior College, and Glendale Community College are providing this webinar hosted by EducationUSA UK. For more information, visit this website:  https://fulbright.org.uk/news-and-events/2023/community-colleges-in-the-usa/   Register here:  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jSPBCKyZSvSGSukLgAPW7g#/registration   Times: 10am – 11:30 PST (6pm-7:30pm UK Time)   All prospective international students are welcome to join, regardless of where they currently live.

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Grad App Fair

October 24, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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On a roll to graduate? Let’s check your graduation timeline! Our Counseling Team will be available to look at your graduation timeline, educational plan, plan future classes and more! Please call 209.588.5109 with any questions. Light refreshments will be served.

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Grad App Fair

October 25, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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On a roll to graduate? Let’s check your graduation timeline! Our Counseling Team will be available to look at your graduation timeline, educational plan, plan future classes and more! Please call 209.588.5109 with any questions. Light refreshments will be served.

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Students Fight Back – Self Defense Class (no contact)

October 26, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Dogwood Forum,
Columbia College
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"Fighting Back” is a mindset in which we protect ourselves by refusing to ignore danger, honoring our intuition, setting personal boundaries, and learning physical and vernal self-defense strategies. This dynamic presentation (no-contact) combines core values, a fun and empowering attitude, and the best safety and self-defense methods available to protect yourself and others. Open to all, no registration needed. SFB poster (002) edited

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Students Fight Back – Self Defense Class (with contact)

October 26, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Dogwood Forum,
Columbia College
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Knowing you can handle yourself in any physical situation means you carry yourself differently. If you believe your life is worth fighting for, you’re more likely to stand up and speak up for yourself in all areas of your life. Join this full-contact, adrenaline-based, 3-hour self defense training. No experience necessary. NOTE:  This event requires sign-ups ahead of time and is open only to enrolled Columbia College students. Email ccmhservices@yosemite.edu to register.

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Rocky Horror Picture Show

October 30, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Join the Gender & Sexuality Alliance to watch the Rocky Horror Picture Show and learn about LGBTQ+ history. Free Pizza at 5:30 Movie Starts at 6:00  

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Columbia College Costume Contest & Trick or Treating

October 31, 2023 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Manzanita Multi-Purpose Room,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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The Associated Students of Columbia College (ASCC) and the Office of the President invite you to have fun on campus this Halloween! On Tuesday dress up in your best costume with the chance to win a prize, and also participate in campus trick-or-treating. Click here for the flyer and to learn more about the ASCC.

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Rocky Horror Picture Show

October 31, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cedar 101,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Join the Gender & Sexuality Alliance to watch the Rocky Horror Picture Show and learn about LGBTQ+ history. Free Pizza at 5:30 Movie Starts at 6:00

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November 2023

Financial Wellness Event

November 1, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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Attend the “Getting Fancy with Finances” event to learn more about money management, and hear from local experts on topics of credit and more! Click here to learn more.

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Transfer Application Workshops

November 8, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zoom

Interested in applying to a UC, CSU, or online university? Join our workshops to learn more about the application process and ask questions! Please call 209.588.5109 if you need assistance accessing the workshop. 4:00 p.m. CSU Workshop 5:00 p.m. UC Workshop 6:00 p.m. Online Degree Workshop All workshops will be available via zoom. https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/2959450719

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Transfer Fair

November 9, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Manzanita Rotunda

Join us for inspiration and information from participating universities! Students are invited to visit with participating UC’s, CSU’s, and online universities.

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Office Hours with President Tran (Students Only!)

November 13, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Students are welcome to drop by the Lakeside Lounge (bring your lunch) and visit with President Tran. This is an informal get-together where students can ask questions and get to know the President.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

November 22, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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December 2023

Columbia College Community Chorus Presents Sounds of the Seasons

December 1, 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sonora Opera Hall,
Sonora, CA,
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Start your holiday season with the magnificent sounds of the Columbia College Community Chorus and orchestra in the beautiful Sonora Opera Hall. The diverse musical styles will delight and dazzle you! To purchase tickets, click here. Doors open a half hour before the event start time.

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Columbia College Community Chorus Presents Sounds of the Seasons

December 2, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sonora Opera Hall,
Sonora, CA,
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Start your holiday season with the magnificent sounds of the Columbia College Community Chorus and orchestra in the beautiful Sonora Opera Hall. The diverse musical styles will delight and dazzle you! To purchase tickets, click here. Doors open a half hour before the event start time.

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Columbia College Community Chorus Presents Sounds of the Seasons

December 3, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sonora Opera Hall,
Sonora, CA,
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Start your holiday season with the magnificent sounds of the Columbia College Community Chorus and orchestra in the beautiful Sonora Opera Hall. The diverse musical styles will delight and dazzle you! To purchase tickets, click here. Doors open a half hour before the event start time.

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Cram Night

December 7, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tamarack Library

Come prepare for finals with tutors, faculty and staff and FREE food! For the flyer and to learn more click here.

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Office Hours with President Tran (Students Only!)

December 11, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Students are welcome to drop by the Lakeside Lounge (bring your lunch) and visit with President Tran. This is an informal get-together where students can ask questions and get to know the President.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

December 20, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

December 21, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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January 2024

Weeks of Welcome Event / Sugar Rush

January 16 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Manzanita Rotunda

Join us for a sweet start to the semester with Donuts in Manzanita and connect with your counselors! Questions? Call the Academic Counseling Department at 209.588.5109.

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Weeks of Welcome Event / Gold Rush

January 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Financial Aid Office – Manz. Bldg. upper level

Financial Aid is here to help fill out your FAFSA, answer questions, and set you up for financial success for the next academic year! Questions? Contact Financial Aid at 209.588.5105.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

January 17 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Weeks of Welcome Event / Club Rush

January 18 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Manzanita Rotunda

Ready to get involved this semester? Join us in Manzanita for pizza and peer connections and learn more about the student-led clubs on campus. Questions? Contact our Student Ambassadors at 209.588.5097.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

January 18 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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February 2024

Office Hours with President Tran (Students Only!)

February 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Students are welcome to drop by the Lakeside Lounge (bring your lunch) and visit with President Tran. This is an informal get-together where students can ask questions and get to know the President.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

February 21 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Columbia College Career Camp Out

February 22 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Manzanita Multi-Purpose Room,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Join our faculty and staff to learn more about educational and career pathways including Healthcare, Education, and Engineering or Computing! FREE SNACKS!

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Free Movie Showing: The Neutral Ground

February 27 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Cedar 101,
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Join us for a special screening of this powerful documentary during Black History Month exploring the history of confederate monuments, brought to you by WOW, DEIA, and CEC committees. Following the screening, a member of each committee will lead a discussion about the impact of this film on audience members in a spirit of openness in which people listen actively and share divergent viewpoints with care and respect. To learn more about the Cultural Enrichment Committee click here.

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March 2024

Office Hours with President Tran (Students Only!)

March 11 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370 United States
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Students are welcome to drop by the Lakeside Lounge (bring your lunch) and visit with President Tran. This is an informal get-together where students can ask questions and get to know the President.

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Let’s Talk Money!

March 12 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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Come speak with financial experts from the community and learn about taking care of your finances. Please click here for more information.

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Graduation Application Event

March 13 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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Academic Counselors are here to help you apply for graduation and sign up for commencement!  Join us anytime between 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Lakeside Lounge. Free Churros and Horchata Available! Questions? Contact Academic Counseling at 209.588.5109.

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Graduation Application Event

March 14 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lakeside Lounge (Inside),
11600 Columbia College Drive
Sonora, CA 95370
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Academic Counselors are here to help you apply for graduation and sign up for commencement!  Join us anytime between 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Lakeside Lounge. Free Churros and Horchata Available! Questions? Contact Academic Counseling at 209.588.5109.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

March 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Graduation Application Event – Virtual!

March 20 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Zoom

Graduation Application Event - Virtual! Academic Counselors are here to help you apply for graduation and sign up for commencement! Join us anytime between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20th https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84713204418 Questions? Contact Academic Counseling at 209.588.5109.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Columbia College and Mother Lode Job Training Present Community Job Fair

March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oak Pavilion

Job seekers are invited to Columbia College on Friday, March 22nd from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. to connect with employers. Dress for success and bring your resume! Parking permits will not be required for this event. NOTE:  Parking in the Staff Lot is prohibited. For more information, please visit: https://www.gocolumbia.edu/counseling/career_center.php Questions? Please Contact Career Services at 209.588.5273.

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April 2024

Financial Aid Application Workshop

April 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom

We will be hosting open Zoom sessions for financial aid application assistance from 5:00-7:00pm each Wednesday through April. Please view our flier for specific dates, Zoom dates and times. Current and perspective students are all encouraged to join to ask any financial aid related questions. For additional information visit: Financial Aid Outreach.

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Two weeks remaining for Priority Registration!

April 15 @ 12:00 am - 11:00 pm

Be sure to register and especially for your online classes as soon as you have your priority date. Beginning in Summer 2024, Columbia online classes will be offered to students across the state as we become visible to 60 other colleges that are part of the California Virtual College (CVC) Exchange System.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

April 17 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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Financial Aid Application Workshop

April 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

We will be hosting open Zoom sessions for financial aid application assistance from 5:00-7:00pm each Wednesday through April. Please view our flier for specific dates, Zoom dates and times. Current and perspective students are all encouraged to join to ask any financial aid related questions. For additional information visit: Financial Aid Outreach.

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Ponderosa Pantry Pop-Up

April 18 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Student Center (Ponderosa)

Columbia College has partnered with ATCAA to provide food resources to income eligible applicants in Tuolumne County. Our pantry pick-ups are designed to bring fresh food and pantry items to Columbia College’s campus.  Fill out our short application while picking up food at these pop-up events! For more information click here.

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