COVID-19 Updates

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 3:15 pm

Chancellor's COVID-19 Update - May 5, 2020

On May 5, 2020, Chancellor Constance Carroll issued a COVID-19 Update in regards to course offerings for the Fall semester.  This update stated that the District course offerings will be primarily online and via distance education.  The District is  planning for and hopes to achieve several exceptions for Science Labs, Career Technical Labs, Nursing and Allied Health Clinical labs.  


Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:26 pm

Initiatives to Combat Food Insecurity

The governor announced yesterday that two new initiatives to combat food insecurity. First, CalFresh recipients will receive the maximum benefits for the month of May and also can now use their EBT card to make purchases online at Amazon and Walmart. Find more information about the program, get instructions on how to apply for CalFresh and learn about other emergency food benefits at this website.   


Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:06 am

CDC Update on COVID-19 Symptoms

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added six new symptoms to its official list of for COVID-19. Along with the known symptoms of fever, coughing and shortness of breath, the new ones include chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell. As health experts continue to learn more about the disease, it is likely that other symptoms will be added to that list, said the head of a panel of epidemiologists that makes recommendations to the CDC about how to track and report diseases.


Monday, April 27, 2020 - 12:04 pm

Academic Skills Workshops

The WELL (Writing and English Language Lab) at Miramar now offers online academic skills workshops. We currently offer recurring workshops on writing, listening/speaking skills, and academic formatting/academic integrity. Please share this information with students. 

All workshops are on a drop-in basis. Students may attend for the duration or come and go as needed. 


Friday, April 24, 2020 - 3:22 pm

Tutoring Support is Available for Students

The Academic Success Center, Math Lab, the Writing and English Language Lab (WELL)

The Academic Success Center (ASC), the Math Lab and the WELL are available online and provide asynchronous tutoring via Canvas or Synchronous tutoring via Zoom.    Tutoring is available Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 6 pm.  Please check the Canvas pages for specific subject area hours and services. 


Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 11:21 am

Resources for Student Veterans

The Student Veterans of America is working with its partners to provide economic, employment, and professional development resources for Veterans who are students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Join them for a webinar on Thursday, April 23rd at 4pm ET.


Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 5:49 pm

Miramar College to Provide 300 Laptops to Students

Miramar College has purchased 300 laptops to be loaned out to students in need of such technology so that they may continue to pursue their academic goals with little interruption.

These laptops will be distributed to students on Saturday, April 18 from 10am-12pm in front of the college’s P3 parking structure just off of Westview Parkway.

To request a laptop loan, students should go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, the college will create a wait list and make every effort to obtain additional laptops. Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at San Diego Miramar College for each term.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus.

The Miramar College Foundation provided $8,000.00 in initial funding for the purchase. The College is also using funding from its San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to complete the purchase.

Associated Student Government has pledged $3,000 toward the Emergency Fund.

If you’d like to contribute to the San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund please click on this provided: http://sdmiramar.edu/campus/foundation


Monday, April 13, 2020 - 4:34 pm

Laptop Loans

Please know that we are thinking of you and we are making every effort to provide you with the support and resources needed to help you transition into a remote learning environment. To this end, we have heard from several students that they are in need of access to a laptop.To address this need we are in the process of securing 300 laptops to be loaned to students.Based on the information provided, we will prioritize which students will be allocated a laptop. Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, we will create a wait list and make efforts to obtain additional laptops.Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at SD Miramar College for each term. If a student completely withdraws or transfers, the student must return the laptop with 30 days.Students who fail to return the laptop or return a damaged laptop may be billed up to $500.To request a laptop loan, please go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus. Our goal is to distribute the laptops no later than April 22nd. We're in this together.


Friday, April 10, 2020 - 4:58 pm

Transfer Updates from the UC and CSU

Both the CSU and UC Systems are providing some flexibility for Fall 2020 transfers.  Find the latest update here and don't forget to check out the Transfer Center Canvas Shell for more information and a list of workshops.  


Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 3:42 pm

Food Resources in the Community

With the closing of nonessential businesses, we realize many students are facing food insecurity and need access to affordable food. Here are a few resources you can reach out to:

More information and resources can be found at this link.


Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 3:15 pm

Chancellor's COVID-19 Update - May 5, 2020

On May 5, 2020, Chancellor Constance Carroll issued a COVID-19 Update in regards to course offerings for the Fall semester.  This update stated that the District course offerings will be primarily online and via distance education.  The District is  planning for and hopes to achieve several exceptions for Science Labs, Career Technical Labs, Nursing and Allied Health Clinical labs.  


Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:26 pm

Initiatives to Combat Food Insecurity

The governor announced yesterday that two new initiatives to combat food insecurity. First, CalFresh recipients will receive the maximum benefits for the month of May and also can now use their EBT card to make purchases online at Amazon and Walmart. Find more information about the program, get instructions on how to apply for CalFresh and learn about other emergency food benefits at this website.   


Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:06 am

CDC Update on COVID-19 Symptoms

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added six new symptoms to its official list of for COVID-19. Along with the known symptoms of fever, coughing and shortness of breath, the new ones include chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell. As health experts continue to learn more about the disease, it is likely that other symptoms will be added to that list, said the head of a panel of epidemiologists that makes recommendations to the CDC about how to track and report diseases.


Monday, April 27, 2020 - 12:04 pm

Academic Skills Workshops

The WELL (Writing and English Language Lab) at Miramar now offers online academic skills workshops. We currently offer recurring workshops on writing, listening/speaking skills, and academic formatting/academic integrity. Please share this information with students. 

All workshops are on a drop-in basis. Students may attend for the duration or come and go as needed. 


Friday, April 24, 2020 - 3:22 pm

Tutoring Support is Available for Students

The Academic Success Center, Math Lab, the Writing and English Language Lab (WELL)

The Academic Success Center (ASC), the Math Lab and the WELL are available online and provide asynchronous tutoring via Canvas or Synchronous tutoring via Zoom.    Tutoring is available Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 6 pm.  Please check the Canvas pages for specific subject area hours and services. 


Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 11:21 am

Resources for Student Veterans

The Student Veterans of America is working with its partners to provide economic, employment, and professional development resources for Veterans who are students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Join them for a webinar on Thursday, April 23rd at 4pm ET.


Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 5:49 pm

Miramar College to Provide 300 Laptops to Students

Miramar College has purchased 300 laptops to be loaned out to students in need of such technology so that they may continue to pursue their academic goals with little interruption.

These laptops will be distributed to students on Saturday, April 18 from 10am-12pm in front of the college’s P3 parking structure just off of Westview Parkway.

To request a laptop loan, students should go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, the college will create a wait list and make every effort to obtain additional laptops. Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at San Diego Miramar College for each term.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus.

The Miramar College Foundation provided $8,000.00 in initial funding for the purchase. The College is also using funding from its San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to complete the purchase.

Associated Student Government has pledged $3,000 toward the Emergency Fund.

If you’d like to contribute to the San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund please click on this provided: http://sdmiramar.edu/campus/foundation


Monday, April 13, 2020 - 4:34 pm

Laptop Loans

Please know that we are thinking of you and we are making every effort to provide you with the support and resources needed to help you transition into a remote learning environment. To this end, we have heard from several students that they are in need of access to a laptop.To address this need we are in the process of securing 300 laptops to be loaned to students.Based on the information provided, we will prioritize which students will be allocated a laptop. Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, we will create a wait list and make efforts to obtain additional laptops.Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at SD Miramar College for each term. If a student completely withdraws or transfers, the student must return the laptop with 30 days.Students who fail to return the laptop or return a damaged laptop may be billed up to $500.To request a laptop loan, please go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus. Our goal is to distribute the laptops no later than April 22nd. We're in this together.


Friday, April 10, 2020 - 4:58 pm

Transfer Updates from the UC and CSU

Both the CSU and UC Systems are providing some flexibility for Fall 2020 transfers.  Find the latest update here and don't forget to check out the Transfer Center Canvas Shell for more information and a list of workshops.  


Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 3:42 pm

Food Resources in the Community

With the closing of nonessential businesses, we realize many students are facing food insecurity and need access to affordable food. Here are a few resources you can reach out to:

More information and resources can be found at this link.


Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 3:15 pm

Chancellor's COVID-19 Update - May 5, 2020

On May 5, 2020, Chancellor Constance Carroll issued a COVID-19 Update in regards to course offerings for the Fall semester.  This update stated that the District course offerings will be primarily online and via distance education.  The District is  planning for and hopes to achieve several exceptions for Science Labs, Career Technical Labs, Nursing and Allied Health Clinical labs.  


Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:26 pm

Initiatives to Combat Food Insecurity

The governor announced yesterday that two new initiatives to combat food insecurity. First, CalFresh recipients will receive the maximum benefits for the month of May and also can now use their EBT card to make purchases online at Amazon and Walmart. Find more information about the program, get instructions on how to apply for CalFresh and learn about other emergency food benefits at this website.   


Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:06 am

CDC Update on COVID-19 Symptoms

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added six new symptoms to its official list of for COVID-19. Along with the known symptoms of fever, coughing and shortness of breath, the new ones include chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell. As health experts continue to learn more about the disease, it is likely that other symptoms will be added to that list, said the head of a panel of epidemiologists that makes recommendations to the CDC about how to track and report diseases.


Monday, April 27, 2020 - 12:04 pm

Academic Skills Workshops

The WELL (Writing and English Language Lab) at Miramar now offers online academic skills workshops. We currently offer recurring workshops on writing, listening/speaking skills, and academic formatting/academic integrity. Please share this information with students. 

All workshops are on a drop-in basis. Students may attend for the duration or come and go as needed. 


Friday, April 24, 2020 - 3:22 pm

Tutoring Support is Available for Students

The Academic Success Center, Math Lab, the Writing and English Language Lab (WELL)

The Academic Success Center (ASC), the Math Lab and the WELL are available online and provide asynchronous tutoring via Canvas or Synchronous tutoring via Zoom.    Tutoring is available Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 6 pm.  Please check the Canvas pages for specific subject area hours and services. 


Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 11:21 am

Resources for Student Veterans

The Student Veterans of America is working with its partners to provide economic, employment, and professional development resources for Veterans who are students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Join them for a webinar on Thursday, April 23rd at 4pm ET.


Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 5:49 pm

Miramar College to Provide 300 Laptops to Students

Miramar College has purchased 300 laptops to be loaned out to students in need of such technology so that they may continue to pursue their academic goals with little interruption.

These laptops will be distributed to students on Saturday, April 18 from 10am-12pm in front of the college’s P3 parking structure just off of Westview Parkway.

To request a laptop loan, students should go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, the college will create a wait list and make every effort to obtain additional laptops. Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at San Diego Miramar College for each term.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus.

The Miramar College Foundation provided $8,000.00 in initial funding for the purchase. The College is also using funding from its San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to complete the purchase.

Associated Student Government has pledged $3,000 toward the Emergency Fund.

If you’d like to contribute to the San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund please click on this provided: http://sdmiramar.edu/campus/foundation


Monday, April 13, 2020 - 4:34 pm

Laptop Loans

Please know that we are thinking of you and we are making every effort to provide you with the support and resources needed to help you transition into a remote learning environment. To this end, we have heard from several students that they are in need of access to a laptop.To address this need we are in the process of securing 300 laptops to be loaned to students.Based on the information provided, we will prioritize which students will be allocated a laptop. Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, we will create a wait list and make efforts to obtain additional laptops.Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at SD Miramar College for each term. If a student completely withdraws or transfers, the student must return the laptop with 30 days.Students who fail to return the laptop or return a damaged laptop may be billed up to $500.To request a laptop loan, please go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus. Our goal is to distribute the laptops no later than April 22nd. We're in this together.


Friday, April 10, 2020 - 4:58 pm

Transfer Updates from the UC and CSU

Both the CSU and UC Systems are providing some flexibility for Fall 2020 transfers.  Find the latest update here and don't forget to check out the Transfer Center Canvas Shell for more information and a list of workshops.  


Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 3:42 pm

Food Resources in the Community

With the closing of nonessential businesses, we realize many students are facing food insecurity and need access to affordable food. Here are a few resources you can reach out to:

More information and resources can be found at this link.


Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 3:15 pm

Chancellor's COVID-19 Update - May 5, 2020

On May 5, 2020, Chancellor Constance Carroll issued a COVID-19 Update in regards to course offerings for the Fall semester.  This update stated that the District course offerings will be primarily online and via distance education.  The District is  planning for and hopes to achieve several exceptions for Science Labs, Career Technical Labs, Nursing and Allied Health Clinical labs.  


Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:26 pm

Initiatives to Combat Food Insecurity

The governor announced yesterday that two new initiatives to combat food insecurity. First, CalFresh recipients will receive the maximum benefits for the month of May and also can now use their EBT card to make purchases online at Amazon and Walmart. Find more information about the program, get instructions on how to apply for CalFresh and learn about other emergency food benefits at this website.   


Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 11:06 am

CDC Update on COVID-19 Symptoms

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added six new symptoms to its official list of for COVID-19. Along with the known symptoms of fever, coughing and shortness of breath, the new ones include chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and new loss of taste or smell. As health experts continue to learn more about the disease, it is likely that other symptoms will be added to that list, said the head of a panel of epidemiologists that makes recommendations to the CDC about how to track and report diseases.


Monday, April 27, 2020 - 12:04 pm

Academic Skills Workshops

The WELL (Writing and English Language Lab) at Miramar now offers online academic skills workshops. We currently offer recurring workshops on writing, listening/speaking skills, and academic formatting/academic integrity. Please share this information with students. 

All workshops are on a drop-in basis. Students may attend for the duration or come and go as needed. 


Friday, April 24, 2020 - 3:22 pm

Tutoring Support is Available for Students

The Academic Success Center, Math Lab, the Writing and English Language Lab (WELL)

The Academic Success Center (ASC), the Math Lab and the WELL are available online and provide asynchronous tutoring via Canvas or Synchronous tutoring via Zoom.    Tutoring is available Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 6 pm.  Please check the Canvas pages for specific subject area hours and services. 


Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 11:21 am

Resources for Student Veterans

The Student Veterans of America is working with its partners to provide economic, employment, and professional development resources for Veterans who are students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Join them for a webinar on Thursday, April 23rd at 4pm ET.


Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 5:49 pm

Miramar College to Provide 300 Laptops to Students

Miramar College has purchased 300 laptops to be loaned out to students in need of such technology so that they may continue to pursue their academic goals with little interruption.

These laptops will be distributed to students on Saturday, April 18 from 10am-12pm in front of the college’s P3 parking structure just off of Westview Parkway.

To request a laptop loan, students should go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, the college will create a wait list and make every effort to obtain additional laptops. Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at San Diego Miramar College for each term.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus.

The Miramar College Foundation provided $8,000.00 in initial funding for the purchase. The College is also using funding from its San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to complete the purchase.

Associated Student Government has pledged $3,000 toward the Emergency Fund.

If you’d like to contribute to the San Diego Miramar College Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund please click on this provided: http://sdmiramar.edu/campus/foundation


Monday, April 13, 2020 - 4:34 pm

Laptop Loans

Please know that we are thinking of you and we are making every effort to provide you with the support and resources needed to help you transition into a remote learning environment. To this end, we have heard from several students that they are in need of access to a laptop.To address this need we are in the process of securing 300 laptops to be loaned to students.Based on the information provided, we will prioritize which students will be allocated a laptop. Should the number of requests exceed the number of available laptops, we will create a wait list and make efforts to obtain additional laptops.Students selected to receive a laptop will be able to borrow the laptop for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 academic terms, provided that they are enrolled at SD Miramar College for each term. If a student completely withdraws or transfers, the student must return the laptop with 30 days.Students who fail to return the laptop or return a damaged laptop may be billed up to $500.To request a laptop loan, please go to the following link and complete the request form. https://www.sdmiramar.edu/covid-info/laptop.

Those who are selected to receive a laptop will be sent more detailed information via email about how to pick-up the laptop from campus. Our goal is to distribute the laptops no later than April 22nd. We're in this together.


Friday, April 10, 2020 - 4:58 pm

Transfer Updates from the UC and CSU

Both the CSU and UC Systems are providing some flexibility for Fall 2020 transfers.  Find the latest update here and don't forget to check out the Transfer Center Canvas Shell for more information and a list of workshops.  


Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 3:42 pm

Food Resources in the Community

With the closing of nonessential businesses, we realize many students are facing food insecurity and need access to affordable food. Here are a few resources you can reach out to:

More information and resources can be found at this link.


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