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Feb 22, 2021

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GET ASSISTANCE FINANCIAL AID   CALENDAR
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March 2 FAFSA & Dream Act deadline

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WLAC-TechSupport@LACCD.edu

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LiveChat with Admissions, Financial Aid, Counseling and the Business Office

- GENERAL QUESTIONS
Email or phone
WLACStudentSupport@laccd.edu

(424) 371-7734
M-Th: 9am-5pm   F: 9am-1pm

- APP WORKSHOPS
Tuesdays @ 3:30pm, get help getting started. Sign-up.

 

FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOPS
Feb 23, 24 & 25

Get assistance completing the paperwork.

Feb 23 Dream Act Zoom Link
Mtg ID: 99232382067 10am

Feb 25 Dream Act Zoom Link
Mtg ID: 3161378420  2pm

Feb 24 FAFSA Zoom Link
Mtg Registration Link  3:30pm

Most West students OF ALL AGES qualify for financial aid grants that do not have to be paid back. Take the time to apply. We're here to help.

 

OSHER SCHOLARSHIPS
$300 - $600

Part-time and Full-time students are invited to apply - App due Mar 15.... Scholarships


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Info Sessions Black History Month Grocery Giveaways
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The Steppin Dance troupe

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DENTAL ASSISTING

Mar 20  |  Apr 20

May 8   |  May 18 |  Jun 22 

Dental Assistants in Los Angeles typically earn between $35 - $54K per year. Click the dates above to RSVP for the online information sessions.

 

PARALEGAL - M​ar 4 

Career Development: The Paralegal Profession - An Insider’s Perspective. More details and RSVP.

 

CERTIFIED​ NURSING ASST

CNA-HHA April 7, May 5 & 19, June 3 at 1:00 PM 
About the CNA Program
 
MTG ID: 976 1916 4810
 

Medical Insurance Billing & Coding Program

Offered through Westside Extension

Info Session: Mar 27 at 10am

Meeting ID: 993 2890 0257
Passcode: 478523
About this Program 

More Black History
Month Events

THUR, FEB 25 at 4pm: View a Stepping performance by The Steppin' Stones - sponsored by ASO...view performance

FRI, FEB 26 at 3pm: The WLAC Foundation is hosting a an Homage to Prominent Black Scholars in America. Listen, learn and join the discussion.

W.E.B. Bu Bois

FEBRUARY: The WLAC Library invites you  to visit their digital exhibit created in honor of Black History month. Explore videos, digital books, poetry, and even profiles of today's history makers.

Spring Food Pantry Pop-Ups

 MAR 5 & 19 | 9:30 - 12:30

West students in need are invited to the grocery giveaways at the college. Walk in or Drive in at the Jefferson entrance on College Blvd.

Please bring your Student ID or other proof that you are a West student. Mask and social distancing required...more pop-up details


SAT, FEB 27
8am until supplies run out

The Brotherhood Crusade invites people in need to their Community Food Distribution. Care packages include food, clothing and Target gift cards. Sorry, no walk ups allowed. Masks must be worn. More details at BrotherhoodCrusade.org/Events


Mentoring Opportunity   Career Center  Career Center

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Careers That Make You Dough
Feb 26 | 10am - Noon

Sponsored by the African American Outreach Initiative. Industry experts will host break out rooms to share their experiences in each perspective Career Pathways such as:
  • Building and Construction Trades
  • Energy, Environment and Utilities
  • Engineering and Architecture
  • Mental Health & Psychology

Get College Credit for Work Experience


Building a
Financial Plan for College

FEB 24 & Mar 25
About the Workshops | Register


$595 Stipend for
Student Ambassadors

Receive a $595 stipend for 40 hours volunteering as a WLAC EITC/YCTC Student Ambassador. Help conduct an outreach & social media campaign to help people get money back on their tax returns. No Social Security # required to apply.

More Information

Application Deadline FEB 25

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Paid Summer Internship

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Be Ready for Work 
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For students who want to get to work faster, there are many certificate programs that can be completed in under 1 year...list of certificates