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    May 19, 2024  
2020-2021 Student Handbook 
2020-2021 Student Handbook [ARCHIVED]

2020-2021 Student Handbook

Welcome to the 2020-2021 electronic Irvine Valley College student handbook!
Please use the links on the left or below to navigate, or search for your desired topic.

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Part 1:

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  • An introduction to Irvine Valley College
  • How to apply and start off right
  • Online services for students
  • An overview of financial aid offerings
  • How to apply for financial aid

Part 2:

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  • Preparing for enrollment
  • Information about prerequisites
  • Assessment and placement
  • Adding and dropping courses

Part 3:

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  • Details and contact information for a wide variety of campus programs and services

Part 4:

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  • Information about various types of IVC degrees and certificates
  • How to transfer to a four-year school
  • General education, IGETC, and articulation with UC and CSU schools

Part 5:

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  • Student rights and responsibilities
  • Student code of conduct
  • Multilingual directory of IVC staff and faculty
  • Glossary of college terminology
  • IVC’s no-smoking and sexual harassment policies
  • Link to IVC campus maps