In accordance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act, Student Consumer Information Regulations of the United States Department of Education require all colleges and universities to provide their students access to certain information as consumers. Under these regulations Glendale Community College biannually distributes to all students a notice of the availability of consumer information. Additionally, the right to request and receive this information in writing is available by contacting the appropriate director or designee of each area indicated below during regular business hours.
Information related to GCC's current programs and course descriptions is also available in the college catalog. The catalog also includes a listing of current faculty and information about campus facilities. Additional information regarding labs and other physical plant facilities that relate to academic programs may be obtained by contacting division chairs. For more information regarding Academic information and any of the below items please Contact Michael Ritterbrown, VP President of Instructional Services; 818-240-1000, ext. 5104 or firstname.lastname@example.org
School Program Accreditation Approval or Licensure
Disabilities, facilities and services for students
Glendale Community College offers a variety of services and resources to help students succeed and, in accordance with the American Disabilities Act, GCC staff members work closely with students who have documented disabilities requiring accommodations to ensure access to the College's programs and services. Contact: Director of Disabled Student Programs and Services, Tina Andersen-Wahlberg; 818-240-1000, ext. 5488 or email@example.com
Admissions and RecordsFERPA, (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) gives students certain rights with respect to their educational records. Contact the Director of Admissions and Records; Michelle Mora; (818) 240-1000, ext. 5114 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more on FERPA and/or the following topics.
Student Financial AssistanceThe Financial Aid website provides links to information about Federal and State programs. In addition, you can find information regarding to Return to Title IV, educational loan information, and GCC's Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy. The Financial Aid website also provides students about their Rights and Responsibilities related to their financial awards. Contact: Associate Dean of Financial Aid, Dr. Christina Tangalakis; 818-240-1000, ext., 5429 or email@example.com
Health and Safety
The Glendale Community College Police Department is dedicated to providing a safe environment for students, employees, and the public who visit our respective campuses. Open 7 days a week, the College Police Department is staffed by sworn peace officers, communication and records specialists, and cadets. As part of their public safety mission, and in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the Glendale Community College Police Department provides annual disclosure of procedural information and statistical data over a three year period. The policies and crime statistics listed in this report apply to Glendale Community College’s Main (Verdugo), Garfield and Professional Development Center campuses, the public property immediately adjacent and accessible to those campuses, and non-campus locations owned and/or controlled by Glendale Community College. Contact: Gary Montecuollo, Chief of Police; 818-240-1000, ext. 3120 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Right to Know
Glendale Community College reports annual student enrollment, retention, and graduation data at the state and federal level as required by federal and state law. Contact: Ed Karpp; 818-240-100, ext. 5392 or email@example.com
Other Institutional Information
Equity in Athletic Disclosure - All coeducational institutions of higher education that participate in any Federal student financial aid program and have intercollegiate athletics programs must provide information concerning their intercollegiate athletics programs under the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act of 1994, Section 485g of the Higher Education Act of 1965, 20 U. S. C. 1092. Contact: Athletic Director; 818-240-1000, ext. 5376 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Constitution Day - In order to comply with the federal regulation requiring the development of educational programming to celebrate Constitution Day, the Associated Students of Glendale Community College (ASGCC) in conjunction with the Student Activities Office sponsors an annual event on September 17th on the main campus plaza to educate the campus community about the United States Constitution. Students, staff and faculty are provided with pocket copies of the U.S. Constitution. Participating students also received free food and refreshments after reciting historical facts about the Constitution. Contact: Dean of Student Affairs; 818-240-1000, ext. 5594.