Academic and Student Support

  • Get Involved

    Cypress College has a variety of programs and other opportunities available to help you succeed here and get you to where you want to go. Several of these are taking applications now or are otherwise available for you to get...


  • Tips for a Great Start to the Fall 2016 Semester

    Cypress College classes begin on Monday, August 22. To welcome you back and help get your academic year off to a great start, here is some helpful information: YOUR FIRST DAY: On the first day of classes, please plan to...


  • Get a Jump on Fall 2016 at New Student Welcome Night

    Get a Jump on Fall 2016 at New Student Welcome Night

    New Student Welcome Night takes place on Friday, August 19, from 3-6:30 p.m. The event is designed for students to complete important tasks prior to the start of the semester on Monday, August 22, 2016. Important success-oriented information will also...


  • (STEM)2 Scholars to do Summer Research at Cal State Fullerton

    Preparing a workforce proficient in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math has been identified as a critical national priority. To help meet this challenge, Cypress College, in partnership with Cal State Fullerton, created the (STEM)2 Program with the...


  • Cypress College Recognizes Employees for Milestones

    As the academic year comes to a close, Cypress College recognized a number of employees at its annual end-of-the-year lunch. Campus employees were honored for their commitment to Cypress College students. Employees were recognized for milestones in their employment, including...


  • Cypress STEM Students Tour SpaceX

    Space X designs, manufactures and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft. The company was founded in 2002 to revolutionize space travel, with the ultimate goal of enabling people to live on other planets. Hard to beat that mission statement. For engineers,...


  • STEM Director Yanet Garcia Honored by Cal State Fullerton

    Preparing a workforce proficient in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math has been identified as a critical national priority. To help meet this challenge, Cypress College, in partnership with Cal State Fullerton, created the (STEM)2 Program with the...


  • ‘Nurturing our Differences’ a Theme of First Student Equity Retreat at Cypress College

    Cypress College hosted its first Student Equity Retreat on Friday, bringing to campus experts in the field from across California. “It’s about recognizing and nurturing our differences” Ashley Griffith said in opening the event. Griffith, the College’s Special Project Director...


  • Puente in Pasadena – “Fly” – Kay & Mal Bruce – We Heart

    Some of the most meaningful gifts are not those wrapped in pretty bows and packaging, but are instead experiences to be shared together. These are impactful gifts – ones that leave us with memories and new insights. Thanks to the...


  • Join the next Puente Familia!

    What is Puente?  The Puente Project was originally founded in 1981 by Co-Directors, Felix Galaviz and Patricia McGrath, at Chabot College in Hayward, California. The program mission was to increase the number of Mexican American and Latino community college students...