Coronavirus Resources The campus is closed to the public, however services and instruction are still open and available online and by telephone.
Jun 18, 2021
On June 17, President Biden signed Juneteenth into Law as a national holiday. This is a historic moment in our collective history. Juneteenth, which commemorates June 19, 1865, is the day when the last slaves in Texas and the defeated Confederate Sout...
Jun 2, 2021
I am proud to share with you that last night at their meeting, the State Center Community College District Board of Trustees unanimously passed Resolution 2021.23, which officially recognizes June, 2021 as LGBTQ+ Pride Month. This is the FIRST time th...
May 14, 2021
It is with deepest sadness and regret that I inform you of the loss of one of our students, Hannah Pimentel. You may have seen or heard the news of the heartbreaking loss of Hannah who died in a fatal automobile collision earlier this week.
Apr 21, 2021
Join us for a construction project update with President Carole Goldsmith. You will receive an overview of the new Parking Structure, Science Building, Child Development Center and the offsite plans for the West Fresno Campus and First Responders Center.
Apr 20, 2021
This morning our leaders across Fresno – from pastors from African American Clergy Caucus, law enforcement and our mayor came together to call for justice and pray. Pastor B.T. Lewis of Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church said, “We also ask that as w...
Apr 7, 2021
I hope everyone enjoyed the Spring Break and were able to disconnect from your courses and committees and get some much-deserved rest! Attached is the Board Report that will be presented at today’s meeting with the State Center Community College Distri...
Apr 1, 2021
UCSF COVID-19 Equity Project, Distribution of Cares Funding, Engineering Student is NASA MVP, 2021 Big Read, Asian American Month Events, Dream Center Students Featured, Celebration of the Black Woman and the Black Family, Design Science Middle College ...
Mar 26, 2021
The forum with Dr. Carole Goldsmith occurred at 4 p.m. for the second Strategic Planning Campus Forum.
Mar 19, 2021
Dr. Carole Goldsmith is inviting the campus community to participate in a two-part Strategic Planning process. The first forum will be held tomorrow, Friday, March 19 at 3 p.m. via Zoom. Here is the link to join the meeting:
Mar 18, 2021
In response to recent attacks against our Asian-American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community, Fresno City College acknowledges and condemns this most recent violence in county. Because of this, College Council today voted unanimously to support the ...
Mar 5, 2021
One of the most exciting times of the year is celebrating the extraordinary achievements of our students who have worked hard to earn their associate degrees at Fresno City College. In this time of COVID-19, the college is tasked with trying to find ade...
Feb 26, 2021
Good morning, Please see my attached letter for more details regarding the work the FCC Return to Campus Task Force has completed. You can review the latest developments by visiting the new web page at https://www.fresnocitycollege.edu/covid-19/safe-ret...
Feb 11, 2021
Virtual Forum on Facebook Live to be held on February 26 from noon - 1 PM. You don’t need to have a Facebook account to watch. The forum will cover plans for FCC’s phased-in return to campus with guests Darren Cousineau, Derrick Johnson, Don Lopez and...
Feb 1, 2021
Law Pathway recognized for diversity, spring semester start, extreme registration, convocation, welcome week, interfaith scholar webinar series, English faculty appointed to state committee, FCC in the news, business faculty awarded grant, campus forums...
Jan 25, 2021
As you may have read in the news, Governor Newsom has lifted the stay at home order for all regions of California, including the central valley region where we live and work. While many of us are pleased to see a number of our local businesses opening u...
Jan 18, 2021
Please join the us Friday, January 22 from 3:30-4:30pm for a campus update for all Classified Professionals. Joining us will be President Goldsmith; Mr. Don Lopez, Vice President of Instruction; Dr. Lataria Hall, Vice President of Student Services; Mr. ...
Jan 15, 2021
Please join President Carole Goldsmith and Associated Student Body President Yatzari Victoria on Tuesday, January 19 at 6:00 p.m. for a community conversation regarding the Transfer of Power in our nation’s Capital. During this community conversation we...
Jan 4, 2021
Listed is the recording for the January 7 Spring 2021 Convocation, that was held virtually. Also listed is the agenda.
Dec 16, 2020
Giving Tuesday, Volleyball Academic Awards, FCC Highlighted in National Publication, RN Drive-thru graduation event, FCC hits state records with Student Success Completion Grants, "I Will Ride" video features FCC faculty and students, FCC faculty embrac...
Dec 9, 2020
This forum will focus on health, wellness, and safety. Information on Extreme Registration will also be provided. Joining Dr. Carole Goldsmith are SCCCD Police Chief Jose Flores, VP of Student Services Dr. Lataria Hall, Psychological Services Coordinato...
Nov 17, 2020
I wish that I had better news to tell you today about Fresno County’s COVID 19 situation, but the news isn’t good for us. Instead of making improvements, Fresno County and other counties in the Central Valley have suffered a setback. Governor Gavin Ne...
Nov 13, 2020
Please join President Carole Goldsmith today at 12:00 p.m. for a virtual forum that will focus on updates regarding the COVID-19 pandemic in Fresno County and the California color rating system from Darren Cousineau, District Director, Environmental Hea...
Nov 11, 2020
Parking Structure Groundbreaking, FCC Featured on Scripps Media, Speakers Forum, Holiday Ram Pantry, Veterans Day Ceremony, Giving Tuesday, English Instructor featured in national magazine, TRiO awarded stem grant, Rams Jams 2020 Online, ROAR!, Library ...
Nov 9, 2020
Last Friday, Fresno City College held a virtual event to pay homage to our veterans. A theme emerged from our time together. From Veteran’s Resource Center Director, Dr. Jaime Duran’s opening statements, to Sonia Santana’s beautiful rendition of our N...
Oct 27, 2020
WTVR: Community colleges across the country have been an essential part of higher education. During the pandemic, many are seeing a decline in enrollment as issues like child care and internet access affect students. By Jessica Peres
Oct 26, 2020
Caleb Duarte’s Latest Work, Theatre Arts Students Hard at Work on 19, Art Space Gallery, New Wrinkles, Music Faculty Recital,
Oct 19, 2020
Please join President Carole Goldsmith on Friday, October 23 at 12:00 p.m. for a virtual forum that will focus on updates regarding the COVID-19 pandemic in Fresno County and the California color rating system from Darren Cousineau, District Director, ...
Oct 7, 2020
Please join us virtually on Thursday, October 8 for a historic groundbreaking ceremony at our new West Fresno Campus site, home to our new multimillion dollar facility. Please see the special video invitation below from Dr. Carole Goldsmith.
Oct 6, 2020
West Fresno Campus Groundbreaking, Virtual Forums, Disability Awareness Month, Toyota Partnership, Faculty Recognition, Virtual Job Fair, Tulare County College Night, Financial Aid and Scholarship Update, Student Services Leads State Conference, Puente ...
Oct 1, 2020
Fresno County has received positive news regarding our COVID-19 progress indicating that we can now move from the Purple Tier 1 into the Red Tier 2. That will allow the partial reopening of many businesses and some schools.
Sep 23, 2020
Please join President Carole Goldsmith on Friday, September 25 at 12:00 p.m. for a virtual forum that will focus on updates regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and the new California color rating system from Darren Cousineau, District Director, Environmenta...
Sep 10, 2020
As we all continue to monitor the fires in our neighboring mountain communities, we know that the fire has added another layer of stress and anxiety to an already very difficult time. We hope you and your family are safe. With the various fires in the ...
Sep 9, 2020
Historic Fall Semester Begins, Welcome Week, Fall Semester Technology Distribution, Strong Participation in EOPS, Care Food Drive Thru, #160 Police Academy Graduation, Guided Pathways, Virtual Forums, Virtual College Night, Dental Hygiene Accreditation,...
Sep 8, 2020
I hope this communication finds each of you healthy, well and safe. Like many of you, I had hoped for a quiet, restful Labor Day weekend. That was not to be the case.
Sep 4, 2020
Please join President Carole Goldsmith this Friday at 12:00 p.m. for a virtual forum that will focus on the Tutorial Center and Canvas services that are available free for our students. Joining Dr. Goldsmith will be Dr. Jodie Steeley, Director of Dista...
Aug 12, 2020
Please join President Carole Goldsmith for a welcome back message and important health and wellness practices to help you during this pandemic. Joining Dr. Goldsmith will be SCCCD Vice-Chancellor of Human Resources Julianna Mosier, Dr. Samuel A. Montan...
Aug 7, 2020
Congratulations on a good start to what will be an exceptional fall semester - one for the history books! Thank you for showing up and being the best version of yourself during one of the most challenging times in our collective history.
Aug 4, 2020
Please see the link to view a special recorded message from our president, Dr. Carole Goldsmith. These are challenging times. As you know, the 2020 fall semester will be primarily online. Several task force groups have been meeting over the summer a...
Aug 1, 2020
Commencement and Summer Enrollment Updates, Virtual Convocation, Child Development Drive-Thru Ceremony, Police Academy Celebration, Virtual Ram Ready, Flex Day, Extreme Reg, Talking Circles, Read Tech Drive-Thru Celebration, Volleyball Teams Recognized
Jul 24, 2020
Our colleges and our communities are severely challenged in these uncertain times. We are in the midst of a pandemic, a looming economic crisis and extreme political divisiveness. On top of that is the realization that systemic racism has occurred far t...
Jul 21, 2020
With the fall semester rapidly approaching, many still have lingering concerns and anxieties. The most recent question I have been getting is, “How does the Governor's ruling about K-12 impact us?” The answer is complicated, so that’s why this message ...
Jul 14, 2020
Join Dr. Goldsmith and her guests today at noon for a virtual campus forum to discuss and address the recent changes to the Student Exchange and Visitor Program and how the college will assist our international students during this time. Counselors and ...
Jul 7, 2020
A Call to Action, Summer plans for review, Resources Task Force, Police Academy Task Force, Recovery and Return Taskforce, Shared Governance Task Force, Registered Nursing Task Force
Jun 26, 2020
The Central Valley Conference announced today the difficult decision to suspend all athletic competition for Fall 2020. Fresno City College is one of the colleges in the conference that will comply with this decision. This decision was made as a result...
Jun 23, 2020
Join Dr. Carole Goldsmith and guests this Friday at 1:00 pm. Fall Semester...what to expect.
Jun 5, 2020
Join Dr. Goldsmith and guests today at noon for a virtual campus forum where they will discuss their thoughts on recent events facing our nation.
Jun 3, 2020
We are facing a pivotal moment for our college, our community and our nation. I hope this message finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy as we continue to navigate this unmapped journey of uncertainty in the midst of so much pain and rhetoric in...
Jun 1, 2020
Virtual Commencement, Dean's Medallion Recipients, RN Celebration, Guided Pathways, Employee Service Awards, Fall Semester Planning, New Academic Deans Selected, Reg-to-go, New Athletic Director Hired, Design Science High School.
May 29, 2020
As the first week of summer instruction closes, I want to thank you for your commitment, dedication and willingness to teach during this transitional phase created by the COVID-19 pandemic. For many of you, the virtual delivery of content may still be ...
May 22, 2020
Tonight, Friday, May 22, 2020, at 6:30 PM (PST) a link will go live on the Fresno City College website that will direct you to the Fresno City College 2020 Virtual Commencement Celebration!
May 21, 2020
Fresno City College President Dr. Carole Goldsmith invites you to join her in viewing the 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 22 at 6:30 p.m. The link to the Virtual Commencement will be posted on the FCC website and social media on Frida...
May 19, 2020
Happy Classified School Employee Week!
May 15, 2020
These past few weeks has presented all of us with multiple unprecedent challenges. We have faced a global pandemic, derailing all college sports and campus activities, most of our students were forced to finish their semesters totally online. While the...
May 6, 2020
We are grateful that the SCCCD Board of Trustees took action at last night’s meeting to approve the replacement positions of faculty and staff that the college was authorized to advance. During this unprecedented time and economic uncertainty, the Coll...
May 5, 2020
Scheduled for Friday, May 8, 2020 at 4:00 pm. Topics include CARES funding and campus updates. Speakers will include Dr. Lataria Hall, Mikki Johnson, and Omar Gutierrez.
May 1, 2020
#FresnoCityCares, Technology Update, 2020 Commencement, Cares Act, African American Graduates Celebration, Social Media Update, Chevron Grant, Campus Virtual Forums, Measure C Update, RN Virtual Pinning Ceremony, Commission on Accreditation for Respirat...
Apr 30, 2020
Join FCC President Dr. Carole Goldsmith for her weekly open forum tomorrow, Friday, May 1. This forum will be held in the morning at 8:30am. Joining Dr. Goldsmith is special guest David Pomaville, Fresno County Department of Public Health Director.
Apr 22, 2020
Facebook Video. Thank you students, faculty, State Center Community College Foundation, Central Valley Community Foundation, and the community for your help with the Ram Pantry. #FresnoCityCares #CACommunityColleges #SupportCCCeducation #FundOurFuture #...
Apr 22, 2020
Please join FCC President Dr. Carole Goldsmith in a Live Virtual Forum on Friday, April 24 at 4 p.m. Topics will include: * CARES support for students * Commencement details * Summer and Fall semester updates
Apr 17, 2020
Many of our students lack the technology necessary to complete their academic goals. With the help of some donors we were able to help. Thank you!
Apr 10, 2020
Video Message from Friday, April 10, 2020. #FlattenTheCurve
Apr 10, 2020
A message from Fresno City College President Dr. Carole Goldsmith. #flattenthecurve
Apr 10, 2020
Please join FCC President Dr. Carole Goldsmith and Associated Student Government President DeRon Walker for a LIVE virtual forum for students on Friday, April 17 at 3:30 p.m. You will receive updates on the college’s COVID-19 measures, summer sessions a...
Apr 2, 2020
Have a question for our President Dr. Carole Goldsmith? Please submit a question. We invite you to join a Live Student Forum hosted by Dr. Goldsmith on Friday, April 3 at 2:00p. Questions will be answered live!
Apr 1, 2020
Online Transition during COVID-19; Laptop/iPad Loaner Distribution & Technology Solutions; Financial Aid and Student Services; Ram Pantry; Nursing Program, Police and Fire Academies continue to serve.
Mar 23, 2020
Today will prove to be a busy one for all of us as we navigate our new remote reality moving from crisis mode to triage. The speed at which we are forced to adapt, due to COVID-19, presents an incredible task ahead of us all. I’m glad we are calling t...
Mar 20, 2020
Last night, Governor Gavin Newsom declared a “Shelter in Place” for all of California to protect the health and well-being of all Californians and to establish consistency across the state in order to slow the spread of COVID-19. We continue to take al...
Mar 16, 2020
Planning for Virtual Learning with Canvas. Fresno City College is putting your health and safety first as we plan for virtual teaching and learning to begin on March 23, 2020.
Mar 16, 2020
The message below is what was sent out last night to faculty leaders, representatives of our classified professional leadership and administration. Given today’s events, I thought it would be good to share what we have done to prepare for today’s closu...
Mar 13, 2020
Many of you have seen the Fresno State announcement and that SCCCD is following the Fresno State Model. The question you may have is “Are we closing?” No, we are not. Neither is Fresno State. We are Temporarily Suspending Many In-Person Classes - The...
Mar 12, 2020
A lot has changed in a short period of time. Our nation’s President has changed travel restrictions, NBA has suspended play, and a host of events have been canceled in our state and across our nation. I understand you are anxious about this evolving s...
Mar 9, 2020
This weekend, the Fresno County Department of Public Health (FCDPH) confirmed the first case of Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Fresno County. This is a travel-related case and was not community-acquired. Two travelers presented themselves for te...
Feb 1, 2020
Habitat for Humanity Partnership, Dual Enrollment, Financial Aid Update, Women in Engineering Day, Inaugural Dream Counselors High School Conference, Speakers Forum Events, Spring Enrollment, Baseball Scholarships, Ram Pantry, Black History Month, FCC R...
Dec 1, 2019
College Scorecard, Spark Tank Competition, Central Valley Honors Symposium, Giving Tuesday, Extreme Registration, Baseball Dinner, Rampage Wins Big, Christmas Tree Lane, Police Academy Graduation, Fire Academy Class 52, RN Pinning Ceremony, Ram Slam, Fr...
Nov 20, 2019
As many of you are aware, there was a mass shooting incident in southeast Fresno this past Sunday evening with a group of family and friends who were gathered in their backyard for a football game.
Nov 1, 2019
Multi-million dollar grant award, governance workshop, FCC to Sacramento, Giving Tuesday, Veterans Day Ceremony, TRiO Scholars, Shark Tank competition, NCMPR Awards, Speakers Forum, International Fashion Show, Pass It On Free Event, Rams Jams, Career T...
Oct 1, 2019
Speaker's Forum, California Priorities: Education Summit, Campus Open Forum, Safety Training, Disability Awareness Day, High School Counselors conference, High School Journalism conference, Spotlight on College Dropouts, Asians in the City, Art Space Ga...
Sep 1, 2019
Fall Semester Enrollment Target Exceeded, EOPS Reaches Record High Enrollment, Special Check Presentation, Open House, College Rated Best for Online Degrees, Financial Literacy University, Increased Financial Aid for Students, Visit from Gov. Newsome's ...
Aug 1, 2019
Fall Convocation, Flex Day, Welcome Week, President Honored, Bitwise, FCC Everywhere, Extreme Registration, Speakers Forum, Ram Ready, 2019 Wall of Fame, Art Space Gallery, Relay for Life, Scholarship Ceremony, Volleyball Fundraiser, Fcc Athletic Teams...
Jul 4, 2019
What do you think about a bill being considered in the California Legislature requiring community colleges with parking facilities to grant overnight access to enrolled homeless students to sleep in their cars?
Jul 1, 2019
Police Academy Graduation, Associated Student Government Officers, Design Science Video, State of the College, TRiO Upward Bound Senior Recognition, Child Development Ceremony, Summer Enrollment, Student Scholarships, National Dance Day, Theatre Arts Ta...
Jun 1, 2019
Historic Commencement, Distinguished Alumnus, Fresno Pacific Ribbon Cutting, Community Forum, Design Science Middle College High School Graduation, guided Pathways, First Responders Center, 1st Place for FCC Jazz Ensemble, College of the Canyons Specia...
May 15, 2019
This fall, Fresno City College will be participating in the Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE), a national survey of institutional practices and student behaviors during the earliest weeks of college.
May 9, 2019
Tree Fresno, Commencement Ceremonies, National Science Foundation Grant, Speakers Forum, Pinning Ceremonies, Student Art Show, Business Educator Magazine Feature, Innovation Award for Student Services, Ice Cream Competition, Law Pathway Program Recogniz...
May 3, 2019
Today we are proud to celebrate English instructor Marisol Baca, the new Fresno Poet Laureate. Marisol began her two-year term on May 2 with a swearing in ceremony at City Hall.
May 1, 2019
I would like to thank the faculty, staff, administrators, community partners and students who attended last night’s town hall meeting organized by California Community College State Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley. This is a series of community meetings th...
Apr 3, 2019
Fresno City College hosted the State Center Community College Board of Trustees meeting and a joint Clovis Community College and FCC Athletic Celebration.
Apr 3, 2019
NSF Grant, Faculty wins award, Fire Academy unveiling, Asian American Month, Piano Student Wins Competitions, Dream Center Health Fair Slated, National Anthem Performances, CTE Community Engagement and more....
Mar 29, 2019
One of the strongest educational tools we have to increase student interest in school and increase graduation rates while reducing the cost of a college education is “dual enrollment.”
Feb 28, 2019
Dual Enrollment, Harold Haak Award, Measure C, Delegation to Mexico, Speakers Forum, Black History Month, and Team HEAL are a few of the highlights for February.
Jan 28, 2019
This report recaps the college’s recent accomplishments and the collective efforts underway advancing student success.
Dec 14, 2018
SCCCD Technology Plan 2019-2022
Nov 16, 2018
Presidents Report to the Board for November, 2018. Former Student Trustee now a sheriff's deputy, Veterans Day Ceremony, Giving Tuesday, Police Academy Graduation, Theatre Production, Dream Center Update, Faculty Recognition, Career Tech Expo, Websites ...
Sep 18, 2018
I would like to personally invite you to two upcoming meetings where your input will be very important to the decisions we make on the future growth of Fresno City College.
Sep 1, 2018
Presidents Report to the Board for September, 2018. Outstanding Enrollment, FCC Everywhere, Computer Installation, Welcome Week, woman of the Year, Financial Aid Update, Fire Academy Class #49, College Night, Transfer Day, Fall Dual Enrollment, EOPS Rea...
Aug 23, 2018
Opening Day at Fresno City College. New laws, Core 9 Standards, Science Planning, West Fresno Planning, Campus Wide Events, Mason-Dixon Line.
Aug 9, 2018
Fall 2018 Opening Day Convocation Agenda
Aug 8, 2018
Fresno City College President, Dr. Carole Goldsmith hosted the inaugural State of the College on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. The sold out event begin with breakfast in the West Courtyard of the Old Administration Building. The State of the College addr...
Aug 7, 2018
Please join me in welcoming two new members to the FCC Management Team.
Aug 1, 2018
President's Report to the Board for August, 2108. FCC Everywhere Campuses, Distinguished Award, Extreme Registration, Convocation, Ram Ready, 2018 Wall of Fame, Welcome Week, Relay for Life, Scholarship Ceremony, State of the College, Serving up Success...