What You Need
To Know This Week
February 20, 2020
Important Dates and Deadlines

Deadline for Grading Option: February 27
Deadline for Healthy Relationships Poster contest: February 28


Step One:
Complete and *SUBMIT* the General Application. You can edit or update your application up until 11:59 pm on the stated scholarship deadlines.  Gavilan Scholarship deadline to apply is Sunday, April 5 th .
Step Two: 
After submitting the General Application, you will be presented with a list of "Recommended scholarship opportunities.” These scholarships may require additional information that is not included in the questions on the General Application. You are encouraged to click on each scholarship name to review the criteria. We encourage you to apply for all scholarships where you meet the additional requirements. (There are some scholarship opportunities you do not have to apply to but will be automatically matched to after you complete your General Application.)

Step Three:
Look through the listing of external scholarships to see if you meet their criteria and apply! Take note: these scholarships have varying deadlines.
We encourage all students to apply for scholarships through the Gavilan College Scholarship Program. Scholarships are awarded for many reasons including major, financial need, program completion and academic performance. You must apply to be considered, so PLEASE APPLY!
Celebrating Healthy Relationships poster contest
Gavilan College is having a poster contest! Get out your art supplies, put on your creative hats, and design a poster of what “Healthy Relationships” means to you!


1 ST Place: $100, 2 nd Place: $75, 3 rd Place: $50

Include your name and contact information on the back of your poster!
Winners will be contacted by March 13 th
All posters will be displayed in the Student Center

DEADLINE to submit: February 28th in the ASGC Office
The Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC) is responsible for reviewing Measure X expenditures, with quarterly meetings open to the public. A student representative is needed! This position will start in May 2020 and continue over the next year.

Interested in volunteering? Here’s a brief overview of what’s involved:
  • Meeting frequency: Quarterly (four meetings per year)
  • Time commitment: 1-year and 2-year terms, with the option for renewing
  • Purpose: To ensure the District is expending bond proceeds only for the purposes set forth in Measure X, as approved by the voters

To apply, complete the CBOC application on the Measure X website:  http://gavilanmeasurex.org/application-for-membership/
Upcoming Events

  • Fri, Feb 21 at 7:30 AM - Future Educators Bus Tour to San Jose State
  • Fri, Feb 21 at 5:00 PM - RAMS Women's Basketball - Gavilan College vs. Monterey Peninsula College in Monterey
  • Fri, Feb 21 at 7:00 PM - RAMS Men's Basketball - Gavilan College vs. Monterey Peninsula College in Monterey
  • Mon, Feb 24 at 11:15 AM - Speaking Justice into Reality: The Language of Liberation from Racism with Dr. Kamilah Majied in the Library Study Room
  • Mon, Feb 24 at 12:30 PM - Voter Education Event in the Library until 2 PM
  • Tue, Feb 25 - RAMS Softball - Gavilan College vs. Reedley College in Reedley, CA
  • Tue, Feb 25 at 2:00 PM - RAMS Baseball - Skyline College vs. Gavilan College in Gilroy
  • Wed, Feb 26 at 6:00 PM - Cash for College Event at Ann Sobrato High School Library until 8 PM
  • Thu, Feb 27 at 2:00 PM - RAMS Baseball - Gavilan College vs. West Valley College in Saratoga
  • Thu, Feb 27 at 3:00 PM - RAMS Softball - Gavilan College vs. Monterey Peninsula College in Monterey
  • Thu, Feb 27 at 6:00 PM - Puente Program Mentor Meeting in the Student Center until 8 PM -
February 21 - Bus trip to San Jose State
March 4 - Guest Lecturer Mas Hashimoto
March - 12 - Career Fair
March 14 - Bach to Blues
Multiple Dates - Future Educators' Club
March 28 - Student Voices
Some Helpful Resources
Free Tutoring!

Walk-ins Welcome!
The Tutoring Center is located in Library 168

(408) 848-4811
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Online Health and Wellness Resources
Your health and wellness are important and connected to your ability to succeed as a student. Wellness Central is a free online health and wellness resource that is available 24/7 in your space at your pace.

Students enrolled in credit courses have access to WellVia, a telehealth and telemedicine service provided via telephone and secure video by board-certified physicians. The first consultation is FREE of cost to the student.
(408) 848-4723
(408) 852-2895
Food Pantry available in LI 135

Hours of Operation: Spring 2020
ADMISSIONS AND RECORDS:  Mon – Thurs 8am – 5pm, Fri 10am – 2pm.
ACCESSIBLE EDUCTION CENTER (AEC): Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 5:00pm
ATHLETICS: M-F, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
AVIATION: M-F, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

BOOKSTORE: Monday - Thursday: 9am-3pm, Fridays: 9 am-12pm
BUSINESS OFFICE: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

CalWORKS / FRESH SUCCESS: Mon, Tues, Thurs 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Weds: 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., fFri: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
CAFETERIA : M-f: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
CASHIER: Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday: 8:30am-5:00pm, Wednesday: 10:30-5:00pm
COMMUNITY EDUCATION: Please call or email for appointment; ssweeney@gavilan.edu
CONTINUING EDUCATION (Noncredit): Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m
DISTANCE EDUCATION: Open virtually, anytime with a 0-12 hour response time. Trouble tickets can be filled out here:  http://www.gavilan.edu/student/online/ticket.php o r email  disted@gavilan.edu .

EARLY SUPPORT (formerly Basic Skills): Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
EOPS / CARE: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

FINANCIAL AID: Monday – Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 10am-2pm
FOOD PANTRY: M 9:15-4:45, T & TH 8:15am-4:45pm, W 9:15am-6:15pm, F Closed
HOLLISTER SITE: M-Th 8-6 and Fridays 8-5

LIBRARY : Gilroy: Mon-Thu  8am-8pm,, Fri  8am-3pm; Closed Saturday and Sunday,
Hollister - Wed 9am-1pm, Morgan Hill - Mon 8am-12pm

MATH LAB: Mon - Weds 9am - 6pm, Thurs 9am - 4pm, Fri & Sat 10am - 2pm
MESA / TRiO: Mondays - Thursdays 8 am - 5 pm; Fridays 8 am - 4 pm
MORGAN HILL SITE: Monday - Thursday 8 am - 6 pm Friday 8 am to 5 pm

PAYROLL: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

STEM CENTER: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
STUDENT HEALTH / STUDENT SERVICES: M and W 8am to 3pm, T and Th 8am to 6:30pm Fridays 8am to 5pm
STUDENT PAYMENT OFFICE: Mon. and Tues: 8:30am-5:00pm, Weds: 10:30am-5:00pm, Thurs: 8:30am-5:00pm,
Friday: 8:30am-5:00pm

Monday – Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 10 am-2 pm