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Shadin AwadShadin Awad receives the UCSC Alumni Association’s 2014-2015 College Service Award for Oakes College

As an amazing Oakes and campus leader, Shadin is dedicated to mentoring students, both informally and as a Neighborhood Assistant. She has also been an active member of Rainbow Theater, and helped to coordinate the Afrikan Black Coalition Conference on our campus. This was the first time Afrikan Black Coalition Conference was hosted on our campus in 10 years; Shadin’s leadership was essential in making this happen. While doing all of this, Shadin earned a 4.0 during the Spring 2014 quarter. Continue»

Oakes Events

Mar 17
Finals Week Begins, 24hr Quiet Hours
Mar 23
Spring Break 3/23 - 3/27
Mar 29
Residences Open at 10am for New Students, Dining Services begins with Dinner
Apr 13
Priority Housing Applciation Period for 2015-16

Community Mapping

Oakes Commencement will take place on Saturday, June 13th 2015 @ 5pm 

Oakes College Commencement Ceremony will be held at the West Field (Oakes Lower Lawn). You must register to walk in the commencement ceremony by May 10th. Remember, registering for commencement is NOT the same as applying to graduate. A complete list of steps is available here to assist those who are looking to take part in this years ceremony. Nominations for Student Speaker, Oakes Community Service Award, and Oakes College Service Award can be made when submitting the commencement registration form. You can access the commencement registration form by clicking here

Events Calendar

Oakes Advising

ATTEND ONE OF THESE EVENTS FOR HELP CHOOSING SPRING CLASSES!
After Hours Advising on February 25th from 4-7pm -- Location: College 8 Study Center (Next to the West Field Gym Entrance)
Guzman Room Advising on February 26th from 1-4pm

Week 3 through Finals -- DROP-ADVISING Schedule:

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday --- 10:00am - 12:00pm and 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Advising appointments are opened up a week in advance and are available Monday-Friday mornings and afternoons

For cancellations more than 24 hours prior to your scheduled appointment time, refer to your original confirmation e-mail for a link to cancel or change your appointment.  If you need to cancel your appointment less than 24 hours prior to your scheduled appointment please call (831) 459-2558 and speak with a receptionist during open business hours.

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