Coronavirus Resources The campus is closed to the public, however services and instruction are still open and available online and by telephone.
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 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 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...
Jul 1, 2018
President's Report to the Board for July, 2108. Commencement, Ram Pantry, Pathways to Apprenticeship, Habitat, and Ron Scott Day, New Athletic Director, Rain Student Awarded Scholarship, Journalism Internship, Music Scholarships, New Soccer Field, Geolo...
Jun 6, 2018
We have many people and milestones to celebrate in these last few weeks of the semester!
Jun 1, 2018
President's Report to the Board for June, 2108 Commencement 2018, Ram Pantry Update, Pathways To Apprenticeship Initiative, Habitat For Humanity, Ron Scott Day, New Athletic Director, Rain Student Awarded Scholarship, Journalism Internship, Music Schol...
May 1, 2018
Presidents Report to the Board for May, 2018. Strong Workforce Star Awards, Cte Summit, Student Newspaper Earns Awards, Commencement Activities, Fashion Show, Transfer Ceremony, State Chancellor Attends Retreat, Free Dental Clinic Offered, Dental Hygie...
Apr 2, 2018
College Report for April, 2018 Accreditation Report, Woman Of The Year, Smittcamp History Wall, UCLA Workshops, Planning For The Future, Native American Youth Summit, Center For Urban Education Retreat, Career Technical Education Summit, Advisory Commi...
Mar 1, 2018
Presidents Report to the Board for March, 2018 Accreditation Update, Hayward Award, Master Plan For Higher Ed, Spring Job Expo, Hbcu Spring Caravan, Dream Center Workshops, Engineering Week, Uc Merced Presentation, High School Journalism Conference, Th...
Feb 1, 2018
President's Report to the Board for February, 2018 Accreditation Update, People’s Choice Awards, Development Grant Awarded, Dual Enrollment, Financial Aid Update, Gary Soto Tours, Staff Accomplishments, Spring Enrollment, Black History Month, Art Space...
Jan 16, 2018
I would personally like to invite you to join me and Council Member Esmeralda Soria for a community meeting to answer your questions about public transportation options for Fresno City College and our surrounding neighborhood.
Jan 2, 2018
President's Report to the Board for January, 2018Accreditation, Convocation, Extreme Registration, Flex Day Activities, Staff Accomplishments, Welcome Week, Wrestling State Championship, Men’s Soccer Wins First State Championship, Women’s Soccer Capture...
Dec 7, 2017
College Report from December, 2017 Ram Pantry Grand Opening, FCC Hosts Enrollment Express With FPU, Dr. Goldsmith Recognized By FLYP, RN Pinning Ceremony, Athletic Teams Shine, HBCU Caravan, Biology Instructor Featured, Fire Academy Accreditation, Lock...
Dec 4, 2017
Campus Messages — December, 2017 — Sports & Mike Dana
Nov 15, 2017
College Report for November, 2017
Oct 26, 2017
Coffee & Conversation Presentation from Thursday, October 26, 2017. 2017-19 Basic Skills Initiative, Student Equity, and Student Support Services Integrated Plan Embedding Equity at Fresno City College
Oct 5, 2017
In support of our ongoing institutional student equity efforts, this fall, Fresno City College will participate in the Community College Equity Assessment Lab (CCEAL) Institutional Assessment Package (IAP). CCEAL is a national research laboratory under ...
Oct 3, 2017
On Thursday, November 9th there will be two open forums for Accreditation at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in OAB 251. Please add this forum to your calendar. This will be an opportunity for all faculty, staff and students to provide feedback and ask questio...
Oct 3, 2017
Campus Message: I am pleased to share that the Fresno City College proposal for a West Fresno Satellite was included in every package.
Oct 1, 2017
College Report for October, 2017 Transformative Climate Communities Project Review Day, Pilot Project to Improve Success for Men of Color in Math, Accreditation Update, Guided Pathways Open Forum, Dream Center Celebration, Ram Pantry Progress, FPCA Pr...
Aug 30, 2017
As educational leaders in the community, Fresno City College faculty, staff and students will engage in a partnership to transform lives through education.
Aug 1, 2017
Update Highlights: TILE Program, Theft on Campus, Board Workshop, Getting the word out…, Football Wall of Fame Dinner
Aug 1, 2017
Excitement is in the air, it’s the first day of the academic year! It’s been a fun summer and I hope that all of you took the time to relax and recharge as we usher in the start of a New Year and new semester. Our students need us to lead them to success.
Jun 12, 2017
College Report for June 2017
Jun 1, 2017
In this time of transition, we are waiting for an interim Vice President of Student Services to arrive at Fresno City College. Until that happens, Mr. Sean Henderson, dean of students, will continue to serve as our Acting Vice President of Student Servi...
May 10, 2017
The end of every semester is a nostalgic time as we reflect on the accomplishment and successes the college has achieved this past academic year. As we celebrate each milestone in our students’ lives, we find joy when we see the happy faces of our schol...
May 8, 2017
College Report for May, 2017
May 1, 2017
This is a reminder that we will hold two accreditation open forums this week. These are scheduled almost two weeks after you’ve received the drafts to give you an opportunity to begin reviewing them. These open forums will give us an opportunity to disc...
Apr 20, 2017
I would like to update the campus community on our search for the Vice President of Student Services. As you know, our previous efforts last semester were unsuccessful. Unfortunately, despite our best efforts, a second search has also been deemed unsucc...
Apr 11, 2017
College Report for April, 2017
Apr 5, 2017
As we approach a March 2018 accreditation site visit, it is time to have all hands on deck! I have three important items regarding accreditation that require the participation of each and every Fresno City College faculty and staff member.
Mar 20, 2017
College Report for March, 2017
Mar 16, 2017
As the second 9-week short term classes begin, we now want to make sure our students are utilizing the many services on campus they need to stay in class and succeed. I hope that you will be able to enjoy one of the many events coming up this month and ...
Feb 15, 2017
A couple of months ago we shared with you the exciting news of the Central Valley Promise. The new initiative will give eligible high school students in the local area the opportunity to begin their college journey at Fresno City College free of charge ...
Feb 1, 2017
Many of you may have seen the Fresno Bee FRONT PAGE story about the Ram Pantry. If you get a chance to give Interim Dean, Sean Henderson, a High Five, do it!
Feb 1, 2017
Black History Month, Student Appreciation Week, Celebration Concert, Black College Expo, Online Ed Initiative Launched, Dual Enrollment Update, Staff Accomplishments, Financial Aid Workshops, Campus Community Colloquium, Meeting With The President, Libr...
Jan 25, 2017
Campus Message — January, 2017 — Women’s Volleyball Day
Jan 24, 2017
I know that many of you have come back to work perhaps a little unsure as to what the future may hold. I can tell you this, the future has never looked brighter for Fresno City College. Tomorrow you will learn more about our future, staffing, partnershi...
Jan 16, 2017
Yesterday, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the Fresno Police Department pursued an alleged stolen vehicle onto our campus. The suspect was then taken into custody near the Language Arts Building. The incident was quickly resolved and no injuries were report...
Jan 5, 2017
Spring 2017 Opening Day Convocation Agenda
Jan 4, 2017
Campus Update — January, 2017 Progressive Home Club
Jan 1, 2017
Extreme Registration a success, gift of $310K to benefit students, Club Rush, Flex Day, Welcome Week, 2017 People's Choice Awards, Dr. Drew, Staff Accomplishments, Volunteer Fair, Theatre Department selected for competition, Music Department is top in s...
Dec 7, 2016
HOLIDAY MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT, the holiday season is here and final exams are quickly approaching. Before the semester ends, I wanted to send you a holiday greeting and leave you with a couple of thoughts.
Dec 6, 2016
College Report for December, 2016
Dec 4, 2016
I am pleased to announce that the SCCCD Board of Trustees appointed Becky Barabe as the new Dean of Instruction, Applied Technology, at Fresno City College.
Dec 1, 2016
This is my last message to you for the fall semester of 2016. During this past semester, Fresno City College has done a lot of good work and served our students well. I would like to thank each of you for the contribution you make to the success of our ...
Nov 18, 2016
It’s fair to say that a lot has transpired since my last email communication. I do hope that you all had a chance to review the monthly report that was sent last week. Moving forward all reports, updates, presentations and news articles will be catalogu...
Nov 18, 2016
The California Community College League of California Reaffirms Commitment to Educational Opportunity for All Post-Election
Nov 17, 2016
College Report for November, 2016
Nov 15, 2016
As we’ve been working together as a college to develop our self-evaluation report for a Spring 2018 accreditation site visit our strengths, as well as our gaps, have been brought to the forefront.
Nov 14, 2016
Post-Election Talking Points and Resources—ilrc November, 2016
Oct 18, 2016
College Report for October, 2016
Sep 13, 2016
Fresno City College is hosting an outreach for displaced students from closed ITT Tech. The event is Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 from 9 a.m. to noon at the campus library.
Sep 1, 2016
Today marks my 34th day on the job. I continue to be impressed by FCC’s dedicated faculty, staff and administration. Here are a few highlights: #WeLoveFresno, Coffee with Carole, Ram Sports, 2016 Women’s Conference, Piano Concert, Unity Walk and Oath, ...
Jul 30, 2016
For Carole Goldsmith, her recent appointment as Fresno City College’s new president is a homecoming. When she left Fresno Unified to marshal a period of tremendous growth for West Hills Community College District, she just couldn’t sell the Tower Distri...