Coast Community College District

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Nearly $4.5 million in federal COVID-19 Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) allocations have been identified to pay off and forgive outstanding debt that students have accumulated at Coastline College, Golden West College, and Orange Coast College from Spring 2020 through Spring 2022. The announcement was made by Coast Community …continue reading

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Dr. Andy Dunn, vice chancellor of finance and administrative services for the Coast Community College District, retired on June 30, 2022. He entered his 12th year with the Coast District last October and has nearly completed his fourth decade of public service. “The District has been fortunate to have had …continue reading

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Coast Community College District trustee areas will maintain existing boundaries following unanimous affirmation by the Board of Trustees in a special session on January 5, 2022. Based on expert interpretation of Census 2020 data, provided by redistricting legal counsel and a demographic consultant, the Coast District’s current trustee areas were …continue reading

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With the COVID-19 omicron variant driving higher Orange County case counts and hospitalization numbers, the Coast Community College District – comprised of Coastline College, Golden West College, and Orange Coast College – announced two immediate steps to reduce the number of in-person interactions across all district sites. Spring 2022 will …continue reading

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The Coast Community College District Board of Trustees unanimously adopted a COVID-19 vaccination mandate for students, faculty, staff, managers, and trustees on August 24, 2021, in a special meeting. Those with medical or religious exemptions will be required to participate in a to-be-developed testing program. “Vaccination is the primary means …continue reading

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The Coast Community College District congratulates California Community College Chancellor Eloy Oakley on his temporary assignment as special advisor to federal Education Secretary Miguel Cardona. Oakley has close ties with Orange County’s Coast Colleges as an alumnus of Golden West College – one of the Coast District’s three colleges – …continue reading

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In a year unlike any other, Coast Community College District graduates earned more than 13,000 degrees and certificates. These accomplishments were celebrated in virtual commencement ceremonies for Coastline College, Golden West College, and Orange Coast College – concluding this past Friday, June 4, 2021. “Our nation’s strength begins with education …continue reading