Parent & Family Orientation

Monday, August 27, 9:00 am–4:00 pm
2018 CCA Parent and Family Orientation

Save the date to attend our orientation for parents and guardians of incoming students. We value the essential role you have played in supporting your student's decision to attend CCA and will post more information soon regarding our upcoming Parent & Family Orientation.

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9-10 a.m., Macky Patio, Oakland
Coffee and tea will be provided.

Creative Intersections: Inside & Outside the Studio
10-10:15 a.m., Nahl Hall, Oakland
Provost Tammy Rae Carland and Vice President for Student Affairs George L. Sedano present on CCA’s creative and holistic approach to an arts education.

Students’ First Year Experience
10:20-11:15 a.m., Nahl Hall, Oakland
Students from diverse backgrounds will share their perspectives on a student’s experience and resources that prepared them for success.

Money Matters
11:20 a.m.-12:05 p.m., Nahl Hall, Oakland
Learn about the college’s financial services and resources for your student.

Welcome Lunch
12:05-1 p.m., Macky Patio, Oakland
President Stephen Beal welcomes parents and family to the CCA community.

Successful Transitions
1-1:25 p.m., Nahl Hall, Oakland
A presentation with Counseling Services about what your student may experience being away from home for the first time.

Taste of Critique Culture
1:30-2:20 p.m., Nahl Hall, Oakland
Parents will get a first hand experience of critique culture here at CCA.

Health & Safety
2:25-2:40 p.m., Nahl Hall, Oakland
Hear about the details of the college’s health insurance plan. Also, Public Safety will share available services and resources for students who are new to the Bay Area.

Refreshment Break
2:45-3 p.m., Martinez Patio, Oakland

Preparing for Life After CCA
3-3:55 p.m., Nahl Hall, Oakland
Career Development will highlight opportunities and services that prepare students for life after CCA.

New Parent Photo
4 p.m., Macky Lawn, Oakland
Immediately following the photo, there will be an optional campus tour by Chimera Leaders.

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