Alumni Pillar Nominations Due August 1st

Dear Faculty and Staff, On October 19, 2017 the Foundation will host the annual Courtyard of Honor Ceremony to celebrate the successes of our Alumni Pillar recipients. We welcome your nomination of a Golden West College alumnus whom you have known or worked with that meets the following criteria: Notable achievement and recognition in their […]


Establishing Principles of Caring through Professional Customer Service This year, faculty have their own Professional Development/ Flex Day on Friday, August 25th from 9am to 4pm. We have a very exciting collaborative training day planned for you including an Improv session in the morning and the GIFTS (Great Ideas for Teaching and Service) program in […]


Friday, September 15, 2017 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. in the Small Gym Sponsored by Student Equity Disney’s Approach to Quality Service Training Excellent service is the result of truly understanding your customers and learning ways to exceed their expectations. With more than 90 years of world-renowned customer service, no one understands this better than Disney. This […]

Family & Friends Angel Game Night

Join the Huntington Beach Community! FRIDAY, AUGUST 25 – 7PM Discounted Reserved Tickets in Left Field Pavilion for $22 each It’s a giveaway night! Everyone in attendance will receive a Nolan Ryan bobble-head Every ticket purchased through the Chamber comes with a FREE Angels Hat Access to the Huntington Beach Tailgate and Community Village Community […]

S&B Foods/The Cove Summer Schedule – Updated

June 26 – August 11 Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.The café will be open serving Grab & Go sandwiches, salads and retail foods.  Plus… the Grill will be open! Summer Catering Menu – continental breakfast and lunch boxes only.  In addition, small orders of the available cafeteria menu items can be ordered and picked up; please notify S&B in […]

New GWC Catalog PDF is Now Online

The 2017-2018 Golden West College Catalog is now online in PDF format. You can find it here: [link to catalog]. The web-based version and a limited number of printed copies will be coming soon. Did you know it’s really easy to navigate the PDF? There are three ways to jump to the exact page you want: PDF Bookmarks Table […]

New Student Life Coordinator

Welcome Therese Grande to Golden West College! Therese joined the Office of Student Life & Leadership as the Student Life Coordinator on July 5, 2017. Therese has over a decade of experience working in higher education. A Southern California native, Therese earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from New York University, where she […]

Symphonic Band Concert & Picnic

FREE Concert and Picnic in Amphitheater July 29 at 4 pm

Rustler Alumn Named to MLB All-Star Team

Former Golden West Rustler Chris Devenski was recently named to the American League All Star Team. Chris played shortstop and was the team’s #1 starting pitcher at Golden West during the 2009 and 2010 baseball seasons. He is currently a relief pitcher for the first-place Houston Astros and is one of the top relief pitchers in […]

UC Merced, UC Riverside and UC Santa Cruz are opened for W/Sp’18

Good News! UC Merced, UC Riverside and UC Santa Cruz are opened for winter quarter/spring 2018.  The application filing period is July 1 – July 31, 2017. Students can apply at For assistance with the application or for further information, students are welcome to stop by the Transfer Center or call (714) 895-8794.