Spring 2016 International Scholarships

OverviewThis is a $500 scholarship awarded

OVERVIEW: This is a $500 scholarship awarded twice per year once in the spring and again in the fall to a single recipient each semester. QUALIFICATIONS: Be an F-1 International student, with at least one semester remaining at Peralta. Have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher and be in good academic standing. Attach a […]

Fall 2015 International Scholarship Recipient


Fall 2015 was our first semester awarding the new $500 International Scholarship through the Peralta Colleges Foundation. This scholarship will be open each semester for all international students attending the Peralta Colleges. This semester’s winner was Hikaru Yuki from Japan. Here is a quote from her: “Thank you very much for awarding me the International Scholarship.  I […]

Spring 2016 – Intensive ESL Classes at College of Alameda

SP16 ESL Intensive Flyer 4

During the Spring 2016 semester, College of Alameda will be offering Intensive ESL classes. The courses will be offered from February 1 – March 18, 2016 (Monday-Friday) from 12:00pm-5:00pm. The courses are ESL 222-Intermediate Reading and Writing (6 Units – CLASS CODES: 24568/24569) and ESL 232 -Intermediate Listening and Speaking (4 Units – CLASS CODES: 24570/24571). […]

Transfer Workshop at College of Alameda

COA Transfer Workshop

On November 18, 2015, a transfer workshop was held at College of Alameda’s Student Center to provide students with general information on transferring to the University of California, Berkeley, as well as other UCs and CSUs, such as San Francisco State University (SFSU). Present were Lin Larson from UC Berkeley’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions; Brittany […]