Academic and Student Support

  • New Extended Student Service Office Hours for Spring Semester 2016

    New Extended Student Service Office Hours for Spring Semester 2016

    We understand that many of you have to balance college responsibilities with work and family, and that mornings and afternoons can be difficult to schedule time for on-campus appointments. We hope that will no longer be a problem.  As of February 1, 2016 several offices will extend their hours...


  • Get Help Paying for College: Free FAFSA & Dream Act Workshops in February

    Get Help Paying for College: Free FAFSA & Dream Act Workshops in February

    Could you use a hand paying for classes? You’re not alone. Most students do. Let us help you get the funding you need. Through the month of February, the Cypress College Office of Financial Aid is hosting four free FAFSA / Dream...


  • National Press and Praise for Cypress College Mortuary Science Program

    National Press and Praise for Cypress College Mortuary Science Program

    Chapman University Professor of History Dr. Robert Slayton praises Cypress College’s Mortuary Science program as a model of workforce development and innovation in a recent December Huffington Post piece. Slayton’s op-ed “The Americans are Drowning” speaks to the disruption of labor markets caused by computerization, and how...


  • The Holidays come early for CARE families

    This holiday season, celebrations came early for over 70 families enrolled in our Cypress College EOPS / CARE Program. The generosity of an anonymous donor was extraordinary, unlike ever seen prior for this occasion at the College. Boxes and bags and gift items not...


  • Spring 2016 Graduation Applications

    Spring 2016 Graduation Applications

    Dear Students ~ For some of you Spring 2016 will be your final semester at Cypress College and I wanted to let you know the Spring 2016 deadline to submit Certificate and/or Associate Degree applications has been extended to Friday,...


  • New Science, Engineering, Math Building Approved by Board

    A brand new Science, Engineering and Mathematics Building will replace the existing facility. The decision to start from scratch rather than conduct a full remodel was approved by the Board last Tuesday when Trustees reviewed a study comparing costs for...


  • STEM(2) Applications Due Dec.18th

    Are you a Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Mathematics major? If so, then you should consider applying to Cypress College’s STEM(2) program. The application period for spring is open through December 18th. Program benefits include paid summer research opportunities, one-on-one counseling guidance, transport support...


  • Students: Finals Survival Resources

    Does the end of the semester have you tearing your hair out? We know that Finals Week can be super stressful- There’s always a math problem that you can’t quite understand, a paragraph in a paper giving you trouble, or...


  • 2016 Scholarship Applications Now Available

    2016 Scholarship Applications Now Available

    The Cypress College Foundation today released the application form for the 2016 scholarships. Applications are due February 17, 2016 — although priority for the Osher Scholarship is placed on the submission date of qualified applications. All applications are submitted to...


  • “Jobs not Jails” / PUENTE & Homeboy Industries – a Day in East L.A.

    East L.A. is a mix of contrasts and fusion: sleek locales and pueblo panaderias, Eastern art and Mexican murals, mariachi and Morrissey. Its vibe is current, hip. So much so, in fact, that its notorious past feels much more distant...