News About Cuyamaca College

Expanding help to students as fall semester nears

Registration is now open for fall semester classes starting Aug. 17 at Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges.

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Students receive emergency grants

More than 4,200 Grossmont and Cuyamaca College students with financial challenges as the result of the coronavirus pandemic have been approved for emergency grants.

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August 2020

Expanding help to students as fall semester nears
August 05, 2020

Registration is now open for fall semester classes starting Aug. 17 at Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges.

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July 2020

Students receive emergency grants
July 27, 2020

More than 4,200 Grossmont and Cuyamaca College students with financial challenges as the result of the coronavirus pandemic have been approved for emergency grants.

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October 2019

Taxpayers group finds bond program to be transparent
October 01, 2019

Once again, the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District’s Proposition V bond program has received a perfect score for its transparency in providing information to the public.

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September 2019

Top faculty at Grossmont, Cuyamaca lauded
September 23, 2019

From the cotton fields of Arizona to a boyhood spent in Uganda, the four Grossmont and Cuyamaca College instructors honored by their colleagues this fall traversed unpredictable paths leading them to the two East County colleges.

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2019-20 ECHO Chamber Music Series at Cuyamaca College
September 06, 2019

The ECHO Chamber Music Series, now in its third year, is taking its 2019-2020 season at Cuyamaca College’s Samuel M. Ciccati Performing Arts Theatre to new heights with 14 concerts.

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August 2019

Ornamental horticulture renovation to break ground
August 12, 2019

A groundbreaking to be held Aug. 22 marks the start of a $16.7 million project that will renovate indoor and outdoor classrooms and facilities, and add new greenhouses for Cuyamaca College’s signature Ornamental Horticulture program.

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National recognition for Cuyamaca College education reform
August 08, 2019

Cuyamaca College’s efforts to transform the way that students are taught math, English and English as a Second Language have been recognized by a national organization that promotes Latino success in higher education.

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July 2019

Four students chosen as ambassadors for statewide wellness program
July 30, 2019

Four students from Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges are among 20 from community colleges across the state selected for the California Community Colleges Student Wellness Ambassador Program for the 2019-2020 academic school year.

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Open registration for fall semester at Grossmont, Cuyamaca colleges
July 10, 2019

Open registration starts July 17 at Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges for fall semester classes beginning Aug. 19 for some 30,000 students with goals of university transfer, workforce training or expanding their knowledge.

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District vacancies on Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee
July 01, 2019

Civic-minded East County residents with ties to the business community or the construction industry are invited to apply for three seats on the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District’s Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee.

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June 2019

Colleges secure grants to expand online career education
June 27, 2019

Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges have each secured a $500,000 grant to build online career education programs to train students with the skills needed for good-paying, in-demand jobs.

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Another commencement for the record books
June 11, 2019

Marking another record year, Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges last week awarded 5,652 degrees and certificates to 2,699 graduates, the largest graduating class in the college district’s history.

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May 2019

Record-setting commencements at Grossmont, Cuyamaca colleges
May 30, 2019

Almost 2,700 graduates from Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges will be receiving 5,652 degrees and certificates at this year’s commencements, setting a new record as the largest graduating class from the two East County colleges.

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Second school district joins East County Education Alliance
May 22, 2019

The Mountain Empire Unified School District has joined the East County Education Alliance, a partnership formed five years ago to ensure a seamless educational path between high school, college and a career.

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Take Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges' summer classes; you'll still have time for that summer tan
May 08, 2019

Summer’s just around the corner, which means summer session starts soon at Grossmont and Cuyamaca colleges.

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Mozart Sonatas May 22 conclude Cuyamaca College chamber music series
May 02, 2019

Cuyamaca College’s ECHO Chamber Music Series concludes its 2018-19 season May 22 when violinist Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu and pianist Orion Weiss return to the Samuel M. Ciccati Theatre for an evening of Mozart piano and violin sonatas.

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April 2019

Coyote Music Festival May 4 at Cuyamaca College
April 15, 2019

Some of the region’s top young musical talents converge May 4 at Cuyamaca College when the 11th Annual Coyote Music Festival returns to the Rancho San Diego campus’s Grand Lawn.

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Top violinist, pianist to play at Cuyamaca College
April 08, 2019

Grammy Award-winning violinist Augustin Hadelich and pianist Orion Weiss, who is among the most sought-after soloists in his generation of young American musicians, team up for an evening of masterworks by Beethoven, Brahms, Debussy and Ysaye on Friday, April 19, at Cuyamaca College’s Samuel M. Ciccati Theatre.

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March 2019

Middle Eastern Culture Celebrated at Cuyamaca College Events
March 25, 2019

Middle Eastern Heritage Month comes to Cuyamaca College in April with a menu of cultural events highlighted by an all-day Syriac House Exhibition and an afternoon theatrical performance of storytelling and music reminiscent of a historic Baghdad coffee house.

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