This Orientation is an important beginning to your studies at the Peralta Community College District. We will be providing you with important information on a variety of topics including academics, immigration, safety, transportation, and much more!
We ask that you pay attention and try to learn as much as you can.
If you have any questions, please contact our office at (510) 466-7380 or by email email@example.com
Please download and read the International Student Handbook (see links below):
Friday, January 12th– New International Student Orientation (8:00am-1:00pm) – Laney College Fieldhouse (900 Fallon Street, Oakland, CA 94607
Click here to Register – HTTPS://SPRING2018ORIENTATION.EVENTBRITE.COM
Tuesday, January 16th – International Welcome Campus Day (10:00am-12:00pm)
Berkeley City College – Meet at Welcome Desk with Matthew Jones and Mang-Ling Cho
Laney College – Meet at Welcome Center with Charles Bradford, Nha Le and Kemisha James
College of Alameda – Meet at Welcome Center with Natalie Rodriguez and Drew Gephart
Merritt College – Meet at Welcome Center in “R” Building with Margie Rubio
Wednesday, January 17th – Special Workshops Day (District International Office – 333 East 8th Street, Oakland) – 10:00am-12:00pm
Thursday, January 18th – Special Workshops Day (Berkeley City College Room #431) – 10:00am-12:00pm
Friday, January 19th – Friday Nights and Oakland Museum of California (5:00pm) – http://museumca.org/FRIDAY-NIGHTS-OMCA
All students must take an assessment exam because the results will be used by our counseling staff to assist you in selecting the appropriate courses.
Our office has reserved an ESL Assessment Test for international students to take at Berkeley City College on January 16, 2018 at 1:00pm (Reserve your space here: https://bccspring2018assessment.eventbrite.com). All students must complete the online orientation and bring proof of completion certificate to the placement exam – http://www.studentpathway.com/peralta/berkeley/
You may also contact the assessment offices at the colleges to sign up directly for a different date (See information below):
Berkeley City College (ESL and Math)
To sign-up for an assessment session, please stop by the assessment office (Room 121, 2050 Center Street), call (510) 981-2804, (510) 981-5002 or email (firstname.lastname@example.org)
All students must complete the online orientation and bring proof of completion certificate to the placement exam – http://www.studentpathway.com/peralta/berkeley/
College of Alameda
ESL tests can be scheduled in-person at the Assessment Center located in the L-Building, room L-236 or by phone at (510) 748-5267.
Must complete the online orientation and print out your certificate of completion and bring it with you to your assessment test appointment. – http://www.studentpathway.com/peralta/alameda/
Math Assessment tests can be scheduled online – http://alameda.peralta.edu/assessment/esars/
Reserve ESL and Math Assessment tests here: http://laney.edu/900-900/assessment-test-online-appointment-scheduling/