and valuable college experiences often include more than classroom
instruction. To this end, the Student Activities Program mission
is the development of the entire person. Opportunities include
cultural and social issues awareness, video and lecture series,
leadership development through club involvement and social events.
(The Student Activities Office is located in the Student
at West Hills College Coalinga).
Student Body (ASB)
official student organization of West Hills College Coalinga is
the Associated Student Body (ASB) and all students are encouraged
ASB Council is made up of elected and appointed student officers
and serves as the "voice" of the students to the college administration.
The council works to improve the relationship between the student
and the college through open communications with the student population
and college staff, representation on college committees, and activities
designed to enhance the collegiate experience. The council meets
weekly to conduct the business of the Associated Student Body.
All students are encouraged to attend.
receive a photo ASB card that entitles them to reduced or free
admission to home games, ASB events, and club events.
The card costs $7.50 per semester and can be purchased
in the Student
in Coalinga or at North
Center. The receipt is taken to the library where
the card is made.
an ASB card, students may be required to obtain a Student Identification
Card to gain access to computer labs and to check out library
books. Access to discounts at student games,
etc. is not included. A
$10 replacement fee is charged for lost or damaged cards.
and organizations with service, political, academic, social,
and cultural objectives offer students the opportunity to participate
in areas of specific interest. Representatives from each campus
club comprise the Inter-Club Council and serve as a recommending
body to the Student Council.
further information on the above programs, consult the Student
and Related Activities
a participating member of the Central Valley Conference. Participation
in men's intercollegiate football,
and women's intercollegiate volleyball,
is open to all full-time students. West Hills College Coalinga
is also home to the nationally ranked West Hills College
Rodeo Team for men and women.
intramural athletics program is offered to all students of West
is designed to promote positive competition and life-long physical
variety of scholarships are offered to students each year. Awards
are made on the basis of scholastic achievement, selected major,
citizenship, leadership, and/or need. Scholarships are offered
through the generosity of citizens and civic groups in the West
Hills College District and surrounding area. Criteria vary with
each scholarship. Brochures and applications for the following
academic year are available each spring from the Financial Aid
Hills College Coalinga offers residential
living in its 121-bed Gordon Hall for men and the 56-bed Ivans
Hall women's residential facilities on the campus in Coalinga.
Capacity is based upon double room occupancy. Additional
information and applications for residential housing may be obtained
from the office of the Director of Residential Living, or inquire
at the Dean of Students' Office.
can enjoy a hearty meal or a simple snack and everything in between
at the residential
dining hall in Coalinga.
It is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.