Dr. Wright Lassiter Jr. was elected chairman of the Parker University board of trustees; Maria Garza earned the Certified Auxiliary Services Professional designation; and DCCCD was honored as a “Model of Efficiency.” Release date: Dec. 20, 2012
The DCCCD board of trustees has approved a contract with DART that will provide all students with an opportunity to buy a five-month regional DART pass this coming spring at a cost of $200 — a 75% discount. Release date: Dec. 11, 2012
Several art students, instructors, administrators and other guests gathered to celebrate the inaugural art exhibit in the DCCCD Founders’ Foyer during a special reception on Dec. 4. Release date: Dec. 11, 2012
Participants in the 2012 Dallas Marathon can enjoy baked goods and other breakfast food and beverages when they make a pit stop before the race at El Centro College. Release date: Nov. 20, 2012
Team registration for January’s African American Male Academic Bowl continues through Dec. 22, 2012. Don’t miss out!
The Dallas chapter of the Military Order of World Wars presented an award and certificates to the district’s administration and veterans coordinators from each campus in honor of their efforts to assist veterans in using their education benefits.
Dr. Paul Benson, Mountain View College history professor, received the 2012 Western Regional Faculty Excellence Award from the Association of Community College Trustees. Release date: Nov. 9, 2012
Hard work and leadership exhibited by Dallas County Community College District staff members is reflected in two national awards and a president’s post in one national organization. Release date: Oct. 15/18, 2012
Get information about the history of this special event, its purpose, typical attendance rates and more.
The Keys to Success/Las Llaves del Éxito is a free college fair for families presented by Dr Pepper, in partnership with DCCCD, Dallas ISD and the University of North Texas at Dallas. The program will be held Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at UNT Dallas.
The Dallas County Community College District will celebrate Constitution Day in September with programs, giveaways and entertainment on its college campuses. Release date: Sept. 13, 2012
It's time once again to help young African-American males in grades 4 through 8 take their place in a competition that will test their brain power and their academic skills. Release date: Sept. 7, 2012
Thirteen area community college students who demonstrate leadership potential and the determination to succeed have been named 2012-2013 Muse scholarship recipients by the Dallas County Community College District Foundation. Release date: Aug. 31, 2012
Key elements of the budget included a property tax rate increase, a tuition increase, funds for deferred maintenance and salary adjustments for employees.
On Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, the DCCCD board of trustees adopted a new property tax rate, approved a tuition increase effective in January and passed a new budget including funds for deferred maintenance among other key items. Release date: Sept. 6, 2012
View the 2012 notice of a tax revenue increase.
Get information about the DCCCD public hearing for the purpose of adopting a budget.
Eight students have been named 2012-2013 LeCroy Scholarship recipients by the DCCCD Foundation for their outstanding leadership and academic achievements. Release date: Aug. 9, 2012
See last year’s tax rates, this year’s effective rates and this year’s rollback tax rates for residents of Dallas county, and get information about upcoming public hearings.
A cadre of five Texas community college systems will collaborate on ideas and projects designed to improve student success and credential completion rates. Release date: Aug. 2, 2012
**Please note: This is archived registration information. Visit our Registration page for the latest information about registering for classes. Release date: Nov. 6, 2012. Updated: Nov. 26, 2012
DCCCD students and staff and other institutions don’t have to dig through boxes of hard-copy catalogs anymore to find old information. A new Web page provides online access to 46 years’ worth of DCCCD catalogs. Release date: June 29, 2012
Twenty DCCCD students were asked to design a Mars rover during a three-day visit to Johnson Space Center, part of DCCCD’s special partnership in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Program. Release date: June 1, 2012
Two DCCCD students will be honored for their tenacity, courage and determination when they receive the 2012 Erin Tierney Kramp Encouragement Scholarship Award during a special program on Thursday, June 7, 2012.
The free, one-day BooksmART Festival offer families and children of all ages a chance to celebrate literature and the arts on Saturday, June 9, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Release date: June 1, 2012
The U.S. government has set new rules for financial aid. Most of these changes went into effect with the 2012-2013 award year, which began July 1, 2012.
Fitch Ratings has affirmed its “AAA” rating for the Dallas County Community College District’s outstanding general obligation debt, which comprises $372 million in GO bonds and $2.1 million in maintenance tax notes. Release date: May 7, 2012
This statewide conference will offer professionals who work with foster youth a variety of new ideas, best practices and other information that can help them better serve those students. Release date: May 10, 2012
As the 21st season of Arts and Letters Live moves toward its conclusion in June, the Dallas Museum of Art and DCCCD — a community partner — celebrate the works of authors who amuse, mystify and delight readers. Release date: May 7, 2012
Several campuses of the Dallas County Community College District offer the perfect solutions to summertime needs for camp, classes and fun. Release date: May 3, 2012
This spring, hundreds of students are graduating from the Dallas County Community College District’s seven colleges, with family members and friends on hand to celebrate their accomplishments. Release date: May 1, 2012
The DCCCD board of trustees approved the appointment of Dr. Kathryn Eggleston as the new president of Richland College on May 1, 2012.
Applications are due June 1, 2012, for three DCCCD scholarships. Don’t miss out!
DCCCD is encouraging students to pledge to complete their associate degree or certificate. Release date: April 9, 2012
A one-day event, “Be the Change,” will bring together volunteers to clean up the Great Trinity Forest on Saturday, April 28, 2012.
The Dallas County Community College District and Dallas County Health and Human Services are coordinating an investigation into a single suspected case of tuberculosis at El Centro College. Release date: April 16, 2012
Judy Blume’s fans will have a chance to meet her and hear more about her life and work during a program presented by DCCCD on Thursday, April 19, 2012, as part of the Arts and Letters Live series sponsored by the Dallas Museum of Art.
Fifteen budding artists took center stage at an awards ceremony held April 5, 2012, by the Dallas County Community College District Foundation to recognize student talents in music, writing and the visual arts.
Betheny Reid, president of the DCCCD Foundation and associate vice chancellor for development, has been named a 2012 recipient of the CASE Commonfund Institutionally Related Foundation Award. Release date: March 31, 2012
**Please note: This is archived registration information. Visit our Registration page for the latest information about registering for classes.** Original publication date: April 3, 2012; updated: July 10, 2012
Third-generation ocean explorer Fabien Cousteau will speak to students involved with the DCCCD Community College STEM Scholars and Fellows Institute on April 12 and 13, 2012.
The three finalists in the search for president of Richland College will participate in open forums so they can share their thoughts with students, faculty, staff and community members. Release date: March 29, 2012
Choose from five different educational tracks at this second-annual event, Thursday, April 5, at Eastfield College.
Dallas County Community College District service learning students who need to earn service hours for the spring semester can do that and give the gift of life at the same time.
For "Bits and Bites" of spirits, sweets and savory things, El Centro College is the place to be on Sunday, March 25, as area chefs lend their hands and their talents to raise funds for ECC's culinary arts program.
A new state law requires all students to choose a program of study. You can’t get a copy of your official transcript unless you choose your program of study by the time you complete 45 credit hours. Release date: March 21, 2012
A select group of DCCCD employees were recognized for excellence on the job during a special program on Friday, Feb. 24, 2012.
On Friday, March 2, 2012, an army of 1,000 volunteers — all employees of the Dallas County Community College District — fanned out across Dallas County to lend their hands and hearts to agencies that needed their help with community service projects.
Applications for the 2012-2013 academic year are due this spring. Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Release date: March 5, 2012
DCCCD, one of several community partners in 2012 for the 21st season of the Arts and Letters Live series offered by the DMA, will co-sponsor a number of authors’ visits in March. Release date: March 2, 2012
A free resource fair for women veterans will include a job fair, plus sessions about health care, employment benefits and other resources. Release date: March 2, 2012. Event date: March 8, 2012
DCCCD and DISD will host a half-day college fair for high school juniors and seniors and their parents on March 3 at Mountain View College. Release date: Feb. 17, 2012
DCCCD’s third annual African American Male Academic Bowl — called “Aiming for the Stars” — tested the brain power and academic skills of 4th- through 7th-graders at North Lake College on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012.
DCCCD is sponsoring Friday’s Arts & Letters Live event at the Dallas Museum of Art, featuring South African-born writer Richard Mason and longtime New Yorker Amor Towles. Release date: Feb. 14, 2012
DCCCD is mailing the 1098-T to all eligible students for 2011. You can also access your form online. Alert date: Feb. 1, 2012
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the “AA” rating for the Dallas County Community College District’s $25.6 million in revenue financing system refunding bonds, series 2006, as part of its continuous surveillance effort. Release date: Jan. 23, 2012
After almost 40 years with DCCCD, Dr. Richard McCrary had served students in some way at almost every campus in the district. McCrary died on Saturday, Jan. 14, following a lengthy illness. Release date: Jan. 19, 2012
The Dallas County Community College District will serve as a community partner in 2012 for the 21st season of the Arts & Letters Live program — part of the Dallas Museum of Art’s multi-faceted offerings.
W. Wesley Jameson, a resident of Duncanville, was sworn in on Tuesday, Jan. 3, as the newest member of the Dallas County Community College District’s board of trustees.
DCCCD is proud to be a community sponsor of the Dallas Museum of Arts’ Arts & Letters Live series, featuring award-winning authors and performers of regional, national and international acclaim.
It's time to register for Spring semester credit classes. Release date: Nov. 8, 2011. Updated: Jan. 4, 2011 **Please note: This is archived registration information. Visit our Registration page for the latest information about registering for classes.