Academic and Student Support

  • (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...


  • Puente on the Central Coast: Touring UC Santa Barbara & UC Santa Cruz

    Our Puente and Honors programs recently paid a visit to UC Santa Barbara and UC Santa Cruz. Photo galleries of the tours are posted online (UCSB here; UCSC here). If you’re considering transferring to either campus, you’re in good stead: the University...


  • Cypress Puente @ UC Berkeley

    With a 100% retention rate and a transfer rate of nearly 70%, the Puente Project at Cypress College is one of the strongest, most successful programs on campus. Open to all underserved minority students, Puente helps those from low-income, underrepresented...


  • 41st Annual Americana Awards

    41st Annual Americana Awards

    The 41st Annual Cypress College Americana Awards were held February 27 at the Disneyland Hotel. Organized by the Foundation, the event is an opportunity for the College to acknowledge the people who truly make our country great – the often...