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  • Cypress College’s Mortuary Science Program Selected in California’s First Bachelor’s Degree Pilot Program

    OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Cypress College is one of 15 California community colleges that will offer a bachelor’s-degree program as part of a statewide pilot effort. The College’s Mortuary Science Program was selected by the California Community Colleges Board of...


  • [Updated] Timely Warning: Student Reports Cab Driver Inappropriately Touched Her

    [Updated] Timely Warning: Student Reports Cab Driver Inappropriately Touched Her

    Update: At 6:45 p.m. on January 8, the Cypress Police Department informed Cypress College that an arrest has been made in this case. OFFICE OF CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS Timely Warning January 8, 2015 A student of the North Orange County Community...


  • OC’s 100 Most Influential Includes Mortuary Science’s Glen Bower

    Glen Bower, Director of Cypress College’s Mortuary Science program, was one of Orange County’s “100 Most Influential” people, according to the Orange County Register, which highlighted the year’s “game changers” in publications during late December. In addition to being a...


  • Campus Closed Through January 2 for Winter Holiday

    Cypress College is closed through January 2, 2015 for the annual winter holiday break. myGateway will remain available other than during its maintenance period of Dec. 25-31. Posting of grades will resume when the college re-0pens. Grades are due from...


  • LA Times: ‘Game changer': 4-year degrees from some California 2-year colleges

    On Friday, Cypress College officially submitted its application to state officials to become one of the 15 programs selected for California’s pilot program to offer baccalaureate degrees at community colleges. Earlier, Trustees for the North Orange County Community College District...


  • Cypress College One of 10 Receiving State STEM Grant

    Cypress College One of 10 Receiving State STEM Grant

    The Fresno Bee reports on the awarding of a grant intended to increase the number of teachers with qualifications in the STEM disciplines: science, technology, engineering, and math. A total of  to 10 community colleges, including Cypress. The Bee reports that...


  • [Updated] myGateway Offline December 25-31

    The myGateway portal will be completely offline December 25-31 for necessary maintenance. The system is used for a variety of purposes, including registration, student records, and information sharing. The outage will allow the IT staff of the North Orange County...


  • Dr. Simpson, Dean Wassenaar Part of Tribute to Departing Council Members

    On Monday night, the Cypress City Council recognized members Leroy Mills, Doug Bailey, and Prakash Narain as they conclude their time on the governing body. As part of the tribute to the three members, Cypress College President Dr. Bob Simpson...


  • ‘I Can Afford College’ Highlights Wide Financial Aid Availability

    The “I Can Afford College” campaign is a statewide, financial aid awareness initiative directed and managed by the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office. The campaign educates current and prospective students about the availability of financial aid at California’s community colleges...


  • Scholarship Applications Now Available Online and On Campus

    Cypress College’s 2015 scholarship applications are now available both on the campus website and on campus. The deadline to submit scholarship applications is at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 — though it is strongly recommended that applicants for...