The Outreach departments at each college and the District Outreach team are committed to actively engaging the community and raising awareness about the importance of education among all populations.
Professional staff members participate in events and activities that improve college access rates by connecting prospective students to the colleges of DCCCD for the higher education and technical training they need to succeed.
Services may include:
The DCCCD Department of Outreach works closely with the colleges of DCCCD as well as with community groups, business entities, faith-based organizations, school districts and institutions of higher education to serve prospective students and the greater community. Our professional staff and student
Street Team are engaged in events and activities that connect the community to the higher education and technical training they need to succeed. DCCCD — higher education that
actually gets you hired!
School Counselors and College Advisors: Get information you can use to help your students, request parent and student presentations, or ask for our participation in your school’s college and career events!
We get students DCCCDReady for a successful transition to DCCCD, by meeting them "where they are" and providing information, active guidance and support. Through text, email, phone, online chat, even in-person meetings, we provide extensive customer service, and guide students through next steps so that they're DCCCDReady for college!
Through our Outreach Services, we work closely with area schools and community groups to provide information about DCCCD programs and services to students and parents. We believe it is never too early to start thinking about college, and we value the opportunity to share information about accessing higher education with students of any age.
Our student Street Team is formed by student leaders from across DCCCD who help us reach out and connect with prospective students in the community. They're passionate about the power of education!
Service Learning Program offers college students an opportunity to serve at a wide variety of charitable and social agencies. Students earn college credit for their service. So come with an open mind and heart, and join in the DCCCD commitment to serving the community, and to learning through service.
A complete description, contact information and location of these service agencies are provided to students to help students make the best decision of where to serve!
video to learn more about what students and community partners have to say about the benefits of Service Learning!