Chaffey College In the News is a bi-weekly electronic newsletter that contains valuable information about the events, activities, and happenings at Chaffey College. Look for more communication throughout the semester.
CHAFFEY COLLEGE DAY
AT THE LA COUNTY FAIR
Friday, Sept. 23
Adult & Child Admissions
Two Ways to Save!
1. Online at LACF.com/buytickets and
use promo code: chaffeyday
2. Present this discount coupon at any LA County Fair
admission gate, Friday, Sept. 23, 2016
Click on the coupon to print.
Panthers 2016 Tailgate
Saturday, October 1
Saturday, October 1, 2016
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Rancho Cucamonga Campus
Panther Cafe (Starbucks)
Start on 8/15/2016 and end on 12/16/2016
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8:00am - 11:00am
Panther Bistro Hours of Operation
Start on 8/15/2016 and end on 12/16/2016
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8:30am - 11:00am
STUDENT SERVICES EXTENDED HOURS
Student Services at all three campuses will be open extended hours through Monday, August 22nd.
Monday – Thursday 7:30am – 7 pm
Friday 7:30am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 8am – 2 pm
Sunday 10 am – 2 pm
Sunday hours at Rancho Campus only.
WELCOME BACK CARNIVALS
Join ASCC for our Annual Welcome Back Carnivals next week! Student leaders will be out with free food, games, prizes, and information to get your semester off to a great start.
Chino – Tuesday, August 23rd, 12:30-1:30pm
Rancho – Wednesday, August 24th, 12:30-2pm
Fontana – Wednesday, August 24th, 12:30-1:30pm
Now Accepting Scholarship Applications
The Chaffey College Foundation is Now Accepting Scholarship Applications!
Steps to Apply
For additional information contact Maritssa Bonilla,
- Visit www.chaffey.edu/scholarships to access our scholarship application link. You will be directed to the NEW electronic application form.
- Complete the application entirely on the directed link and submit electronically.
- Check your panther email two to three weeks after the application deadline for award notification.
The deadline is August 31, 2016.
Enter the 2016 Textbook Challenge and win, win, win!
First, find your textbook at one of the Chaffey College Bookstores or the Library if your instructor has your textbook on reserve, or borrow one from a classmate. You don’t need to buy a textbook to play!
Next, be one of the first 100 Chaffey students to take a short survey at http://chaffey.libsurveys.com/Bookstore-Activity, and you'll be entered into drawing to win a $50 Chaffey College Bookstore gift card.
Chaffey College Honors Program is accepting applications now through August 26, 2016. If you are interested, please go to http://www.chaffey.edu/honors/ to check out how to qualify.
AUDITIONS FOR THE FULL MONTY
August 22 @ 7:00 p.m.
Chaffey College Theatre
Audition Workshop/Info Night August 17 @ 7:00 p.m.
Location: Chaffey College Theatre
Contact Christa.El-Said@chaffey.edu for more information.
FALL 2016 HEALTH EDUCATIONAL EVENTS
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Diabetes/Nutrition Education will be held Tues/Sept 20th 11:00a.m. - 1:00p../ East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331.
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Stress Management/ Mental Health will be held Tues/Sept 27th 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../ East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331.
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Heart Disease Awareness will be held Mon/Oct 3, 2016 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../ East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Stress Management/ Mental Health will be held Mon/Oct 17, 2016 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331.
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Precaution on STD/AIDS will be held Mon/Oct 31, 2016 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331.
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Drinking & Drugs will be held Mon/Nov 07, 2016 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Stroke & Awareness will be held Mon/Nov 15, 2016 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331.
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Mindfulness on Cancer will be held Tues/Nov 22, 2016 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331.
- Student Health Services - Fall 2016 Health Educational Event - Smoking Facts will be held Mon/Nov 28, 2016 11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m../East Quad. For more information contact Student Health Services at (909) 652-6331.
LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
Learn about one of the largest job industries of the Inland Empire.
The Chaffey College Logistics Management Program prepares students for careers in the logistics industry. Students will gain a working knowledge of transportation, warehousing, supply chain management, and also the skills needed to efficiently manage warehouses or distribution centers.
Begin our Certificate or Associates degree program. Get started on a path to a Logistics career this fall. Course registration in Logistics Management begins July 11 – August 12.
Fall 2016 classes start August 15. For more information call 909) 652-6830.
UPGRADED STUDENT WIRELESS NETWORK
Recently, the student wireless network was upgraded. Returning students will notice a change to the login screen and the name of network. To access ChaffeyWiFi, use your portal login information.
INCREASED PORTAL SECURITY
Information Technology recently added a security feature to the MyChaffey portal system. Users must now enter a reCAPTCHA code at login. This feature improves the site’s overall security, protecting the college and users from spam and cyber attacks.
THE DOCTOR’S IN!
Haven’t seen a doctor in years? Don’t put it off any longer. Take advantage of being a college student and get your FREE health checkup today. Student Health Services provides free health exams for students enrolled in credit classes during the spring semester. Our clinic provides free consultations with licensed health care professionals, doctors, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses. Please call us today at (909) 652-6331 for more information, or to schedule a free and confidential appointment.
GRAB A SNACK – FORGET YOUR PENCIL?
The Panther Express at Rancho Cucamonga or the Campus Stores at Chino and Fontana are open with drinks, snacks, convenience foods, and a selection of school supplies including Scantrons, Green Books, pencils, and pens.
Click here for convenience store hours.
COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY REPS ON CAMPUS
Many university representatives will be on the Chaffey College campuses this semester. For a complete calendar, please visit www.chaffey.edu/transfer or stop by the Transfer Center in SSA-120 (Rancho Campus).
PUBLIC SAFETY ESCORTS AVAILABLE
On campus after dark? Want someone to walk to or from your car with you? You don't have to walk alone! Call Campus Police at (909)652-6911 and request a Public Safety Escort. Escorts are available on all three campuses. Your safety is our #1 priority!
FREE MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS
Are you challenged coping with the day to day expectations of your life? Are you battling depression, anxiety, or a recent loss? Don't struggle alone! Get help... FREE Confidential Mental Health Counseling services available for students enrolled in the spring semester. Student Health Services is located in MACC-202. Call to schedule an appointment at 909-652-6331.
Do you need a TB test for work or school? Student Health Services offers $5 TB tests for students. No appointment needed, walk in on Monday/Tuesday - 9 am to 3 pm or Wednesday 9am-2pm.
You must have a student ID to be seen. Call 909-652-6331 for more information.
GUIDING PANTHERS TO SUCCESS (GPS) CENTERS
Looking for classes? Need assistance? Come visit us at the Guiding Panthers to Success (GPS) centers at any of the three campuses! Chaffey’s Success Guides can help new and returning students with registration, unit load planning, campus resources, and how to use MyChaffeyView. Also, if you are a new student, we can assist you with developing an Abbreviated Education Plan (1 semester plan). If you are a returning Chaffey student, we can do an audit of your progress based on your academic goals.
Rancho Cucamonga VSS-111: (909) 652-6466
Chino CHMB-240: (909) 652-8120
Fontana FNFC-121: (909) 652-7460
CHAT WITH A LIBRARIAN
Chaffey College now has a chat reference widget on its Chaffey College Library home page http://libguides.chaffey.edu/library Students can ask a question and receive an instant reply from a librarian. When it is offline, students will receive a reply via email. Try this new, quick way to get the answers regarding library research and services. Check it out!
You can now pay for your daily parking permits using your smartphone! Download the FREE Parkmobile app today. If not parking on campus, please respect our residential neighbors and refrain from parking in front of homes. Please be aware that the Carl's Jr adjacent to the Fontana Campus will tow cars from their lot. For more parking tips visit
DISCOUNT TICKETS AVAILABLE IN THE BOOKSTORE
The Bookstore now offers discount tickets for Disneyland, Sea World, Legoland, Six Flags, Regal & AMC.
For more information visit the Box Office at book.chaffey.edu.
DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT FINANCIAL AID?
Chaffey College Financial Aid TV (faTV) has the answers! Watch a short video on topics including: What is the FAFSA?, Am I dependent or independent?, What is a Pell Grant?, Can I receive financial aid at more than one college?, What is the BOG Fee Waiver? and more! Visit the faTV page at http://chaffey.financialaidtv.com/.
It’s never too late to apply for financial aid. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. To stay eligible for federal student aid, fill out the FAFSA every year you're in school. Check out their website for video tutorials. Chaffey College School Code: 001163 Financial Aid is offering a series of workshops to help you complete your FAFSA and answer questions on the California Dream Act and Satisfactory Academic Progress. For a complete schedule visit http://www.chaffey.edu/finaid/workshops.shtml.
EDUCATIONAL PLANNING WORKSHOPS
The Counseling Department is now offering Educational Planning Workshops. Arrange an appointment with a Counselor and develop your Student Educational Plan in a 2 hour workshop that is designed to outline your classes semester by semester towards your educational goals. Please contact the Counseling Department to see if you meet the criteria (909) 652-6200 or visit us soon!
Chaffey College offers electronic transcripts for fast, easy transmission to participating colleges. Transcripts can be sent directly to community colleges, CSU, UC and private colleges saving mailing and processing time. You can even check the status of your request online. Transcripts can be ordered using the MyChaffeyView system.
All official transcripts should be submitted directly to the Admissions & Records Office and should no longer be submitted through other departments on campus. Please plan ahead so your transcripts are on file with Admissions & Records before you meet with your advisors or before submitting any forms that require transcripts on file. Effective April 1, 2013, ALL transcripts submitted to Chaffey College will be evaluated for units completed and will be posted to your Chaffey transcript. An official request for unit evaluation will no longer be required. Official transcripts will now be required for all course validation and challenge requests. Please submit all transcripts directly to the Admissions & Records Office.
CHAFFEY DINING COMMONS
The Panther Bistro and Panther Café Starbucks, located in the Michael Alexander Campus Center, are now open extended hours.
Panther Café Starbucks (Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-1:30pm, — A full offering of Starbucks coffees, teas, freshly ground espresso, ice blended beverages, and hot mixed beverages; freshly baked pastries and bagels; grab & go sandwiches, salads, wraps, yogurt, and parfaits; juices & dairy; and grilled paninis.
Panther Bistro (Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-1:30pm, Friday: Closed) — A wide array of hot and cold breakfast fare; full Chipotle style burrito bar; hand tossed pizza made from scratch; freshly prepared burgers, Philly cheese steaks, chicken sandwiches, garden burgers, and more from the grill; chicken strips, fries, and onion rings; $5 complete lunches; and numerous beverage, grab & go, vegetarian, and snack options.
Visit them at http://www.facebook.com/ChaffeyCollegeFoodservice for updates and promotions.
DOWNLOAD THE NEW CHAFFEY MOBILE APP
Chaffey College information is now at your fingertips. Download the NEW Chaffey College Mobile App.
Stay connected to the latest college news, get course information, grades, search college phone numbers
and maps, and much more. Download the Chaffey College Mobile App at the Apple Store or Google Play.
CHAFFEY COLLEGE ON FACEBOOK, TWITTER, AND INSTAGRAM
For current information about Chaffey College, follow us on Facebook, and Twitter!
www.facebook.com/chaffeycollege and www.twitter.com/chaffeycollege. Tag us on Instagram #chaffeycollege
NON-DISCRIMINATION AND PROHIBITION OF HARASSMENT POLICY
The Chaffey Community College District is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunity. The District affirms its commitment with policies that include fair and equitable treatment of students and employees, and prohibits discrimination in its admission, access, and treatment in College programs and activities, and application for and treatment in College employment on the basis of race, color, ethnic group identification, national origin, ancestry, religion, religious creed, sex, physical or mental disability, medical condition (including cancer), age, marital status, sexual orientation or status as a Vietnam era veteran.