SRJC's Virtual Welcome

No matter where you are, we are here for you! Our welcome activities are a fun and engaging student orientation for new and returning students at Santa Rosa Junior College. This year the event will be a week long line up of new student activities.


PRIZES!

Each student who attends and signs in to three events will be entered into an opportunity drawing for the following prizes:

Airpods

AirPods-for your remote lectures!

Laptop Desk

Ergonomic Laptop desk-for a healthy study space!

Book Voucher

Textbook Voucher

laptop

Chromebook


 

Scheduled Virtual Welcome Activities:

 

Petaluma Student Success Coaches wearing "Welcome. Guide. Engage." t-shirts. Male student in Bertolini dinning hall holding a skateboard. First Year Peer Coaches wearing Welcome Week t-shirts.
 

Opening Events Hosted by SRJC Student Leadership

 
Meet your Team: Thu, Aug 13 — 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Hosted by Student Success Teams with a warm welcome from Dr. Frank Chong, President of Santa Rosa Junior College

Meet your Peer Student Success Coaches and  learn about:

  • how new students will be supported by their your Coach
  • strategies for being successful in the remote learning environment
  • how to get the most out of your first year at SRJC

Join us on Zoom.

 

It's a Cub Life: Thu, Aug 13 — 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Hosted by Student Government Assembly

Join us on Zoom

 

Peers Pro Tips: A Healthy Start to the Virtual Fall Semester: Thu, Aug 13 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Hosted by Peers & Student Health Services

PEERS are student leaders who work on campus to promote student’s mental and physical health. Join the PEERS to hear from a student’s perspective on how to stay healthy in this world of virtual learning. PEERS will be joined by nurse practitioners and therapists from Student Health to talk about:

  • anxiety and other common mental health challenges that college students face
  • COVID concerns and how to stay safe without becoming isolated
  • campus and community resources to support your health
 
Saturday Services: Sat, Aug 15 — 8:30 am- 3:00 pm

For your convenience and last minute needs, many offices are opened for remote Saturday services. Avoid the wait, see us on Saturday.

Saturday Services Schedule 


Financial Aid: Mon-Fri, Aug 17-21 — Daily Zoom General Drop In Assistance

Zoom options: 10:00 am-12:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Got Financial Aid Questions? Want to chat virtually face-to-face?

Student Financial Services is available for private, individual student questions daily on Zoom!


Get Connected with the Tutorial Centers: Mon-Fri, Aug 17-21 — 1:00-1:45 pm
Tutorial Center

If you need help in a class, you're not alone! We offer FREE tutoring programs to help you succeed with your academic goals. Use all available resources early to get the best start in your classes. We are here to help!

We look forward to providing our in-house tutoring services in this online environment. Join us and we'll show you how to get connected with us online.

Join us on zoom.


Food, Housing, and Books…oh my!: Tue, Aug 18 — 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Student Resource Center/CalFresh

Meeting Your Basic Needs @SRJC.

Join us on Zoom.


Virtual Success: Finding your Way through SRJC: Wed, Aug 19 — 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Student Success Teams - Petaluma

With a switch to virtual learning, things have been a little more complicated. Let us easily connect you with school resources to be successful this semester! Whether it comes to getting an A+ on your essay, getting free tutoring, or helping you submit your financial aid information on time!

Join us on Zoom.


Peers Pro Tips: A Healthy Start to the Virtual Fall Semester: Wed, Aug 19 — 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Hosted by Peers & Student Health Services

PEERS are student leaders who work on campus to promote student’s mental and physical health. Join the PEERS to hear from a student’s perspective on how to stay healthy in this world of virtual learning. PEERS will be joined by nurse practitioners and therapists from Student Health to talk about:

  • anxiety and other common mental health challenges that college students face
  • COVID concerns and how to stay safe without becoming isolated
  • campus and community resources to support your health

Set up for Success: Thu, Aug 20 — 12:15 - 1:00 pm
First Year Peer Coaches in the Welcome & Connect Center

Make sure to get Set up for Success! We will cover important first week topics:

Syllabus: The framework for your class; lists due dates and class expectations.
Office Hours: Provides early opportunities to connect with your professor.
Canvas: Where you can access assignments and important documents.
Grades: Can see grades on Canvas—but be careful! They're not always what they seem.

Join us on Zoom.

Two First Year Peer Coaches, Canvas Logo, Syllabus icon, and a Graded paper icon

Transfer 101 Workshop: Thu, Aug 20 — 1:00 pm
Transfer Center 

Did you know that you can transfer to a 4-year institution from SRJC? Any school is possible! It’s never too early to start planning. In fact, we want you to connect with the Transfer Center during your first year to ensure you understand the transfer process, enroll in courses that will meet your goal, and access available resources. This workshop will get you started on all things transfer.

Join us on Zoom.


SRJC Queer Corner: Thu, Aug 20 — 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Queer Resource Center (QRC)/ LGBTQ+ Connections

Connect with other LGBTQ+ students and learn about how the Queer Resource Center supports student success.

Join us on zoom.


Honest, Open, and Transparent: Fri, Aug 21 — 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Intercultural Center

Join the Intercultural Center for H.O.T. topics around race and equity.

Join us on zoom.


Join anytime: More Virtual Welcome Activities

Virtual Resource Fair (Available Thu, Aug 13)

New Student Webinar: How to Effectively Communicate in an Online Learning Environment