What You Need
To Know This Week
February 26, 2020
Important Dates and Deadlines

Deadline for Grading Option: February 27
Deadline for Healthy Relationships Poster contest: February 28
CalGrant FAFSA deadline - March 2
Deadline to apply for Gavilan Scholarships: April 5


The Community Colleges Count! campaign for the census wants to hire two students from Gavilan College for PAID internships! Interns will receive training and commit to take on leadership roles . This internship pays $15 per hour for 10 hours per week. It is flexible to work with your school schedule.


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. Click on each scholarship name to review the criteria. We encourage you to apply for all scholarships where you meet the additional requirements.

Step Three:
Look through the listing of external scholarships to see if you meet their criteria and apply! You must apply to be considered, so PLEASE APPLY!
CASH FOR COLLEGE - A FREE event to help you complete the FAFSA or California Dream Act Application. Register here
Celebrating Healthy Relationships poster contest
Design a poster of what “Healthy Relationships” means to you!

WIN A GIFT CARD TO AMAZON: 1 ST Place: $100, 2 nd Place: $75, 3 rd Place: $50

Include your name and contact information on the back of your poster!
DEADLINE to submit: February 28th in the ASGC Office
Upcoming Events

  • 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
  • Fri, Feb 28 at 12:00 PM - RAMS Softball - Feather River College vs. Gavilan College in Gilroy
  • Sat, Feb 29 at 9:00 AM - Cash for College Event in BU 110 until 1 PM
  • Sat, Feb 29 at 12:00 PM - RAMS Softball - Chabot College vs. Gavilan College in Gilroy
  • Sat, Feb 29 at 1:00 PM - RAMS Baseball - City College of San Francisco vs. Gavilan College in Gilroy,
  • Sun., Mar 1 at 10:00 AM - The Marian Filice Youth Piano Competition and Music Festival free in the Theater until 4 PM
  • Tue, Mar 3 at 10:30 AM - Fresh produce available in the Food Pantry, LI 134 until 4:30 PM
  • Tue, Mar 3 at 2:00 PM - RAMS Baseball - Cabrillo College vs. Gavilan College in Gilroy
  • Tue, Mar 3 at 3:00 PM - RAMS Softball - Gavilan College vs. Hartnell College in Salinas
  • Wed, Mar 4 at 11:30 AM - Guest Lecturer Mas Hashimoto: Racism, the US Constitution, and America's Concentration Camps in LI 170
  • Wed, Mar 4 at 6:00 PM - Educational Forum at San Benito High School until 8PM
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
The EITC Tax Credit puts over $6 billion back in the pockets of hardworking Californians. But workers in our state leave another $2 billion in #EITC on the table.

Make sure your friends + family know if they're eligible and how claim it:

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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.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) New Coronavirus:

(408) 848-4723
(408) 852-2895
Food Pantry available in LI 135
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/

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