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8/25/2020 4:46 PMOrange Coast College Campus Goes Smoke Free Starting in Fall 2020

​In an effort to create a healthy campus environment for all who visit, Orange Coast College has announced that it is now a 100 percent smoke- and tobacco-free campus.

7/16/2020 11:14 AMOrange Coast College Names Interim Vice President of Instruction

OCC has hired Pamela D. Walker as its Interim Vice President of Instruction while it continues the search for a permanent replacement for Kevin Ballinger.

7/1/2020 9:04 AMOrange Coast College Sailing Center Re-Opens, Offering Youth Sailing Camps

​​Following guidance by the State of California Department of Health, Orange Coast College's School of Sailing and Seamanship re-opened on June 22.

6/22/2020 4:22 PMCharter Donates $50,000 to OCC for Newsroom as New Building Takes Shape

​The donation will be used to fund equipment such as computers and video screens in a new journalism lab currently under construction. 

6/9/2020 9:04 AMOrange Coast College Lab School Recognized as Outstanding Program of Year

​The Orange County Association for the Education of Young Children has named Orange Coast College's Early Childhood Lab School its Outstanding Program of the Year for 2020.

5/28/2020 10:03 AMOrange Coast College Names Dan Matulis as New Men’s & Women’s Water Polo Coach

​Orange Coast College is pleased to announce the hiring of Dan Matulis as the College's new men's and women's water polo coach.

5/25/2020 11:09 PMOCC Unveils First Integrative Health Coach Program at Community College

OCC is launching a first-of-its-kind Integrative Health Coach program this fall that will train students on how to blend traditional medical treatment with alternative and complementary therapies.

5/22/2020 3:16 PMOCC Set to Award More Than 5,000 Degrees, Certificates at Virtual Commencement

​​Orange Coast College will hand out 2,531 degrees and 2,677 certificates at its virtual commencement ceremony for graduates on June 6.

5/21/2020 4:44 PMMost Classes to Take Place Online at Orange Coast College in Fall 2020

​The Coast Community College District has announced plans for most classes at Orange Coast College to take place online during the Fall 2020 semester.

5/14/2020 10:49 AMLimited Number of Students Return to OCC’s Campus to Complete Allied Health Coursework

​​Orange Coast College allowed a limited number of students to return to campus to complete coursework in some Allied Health programs that are considered essential and critical during the COVID-19 pandemic.

5/11/2020 5:05 PMOrange Coast College Receives CARES Act Funds, Announces Plans for Distribution

​Orange Coast College has received $9.2 million in emergency funding as a result of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

4/28/2020 5:19 PMOCC Makerspace Gets to Work Making Masks, Touchless Keys for Campus

​​Orange Coast College's Makerspace is back up and running with a critical task: produce enough masks and touchless keys to be ready for when campus re-opens.