We are very pleased that you have made Gavilan your "College of Choice" for
your higher education experience.
As a student, you will not only have much to learn from the courses you take
and the field of study you are pursuing, but also about how be successful in
the college setting.
This handbook is designed to help you understand the rules, policies, procedures
and information that students find helpful while attending Gavilan. As a student,
you have many rights and privileges. You also assume the responsibility to
learn about the college environment and to respect other students in this
Whether you find yourself with a question about grading, where to go if you
are feeling under served, or what to do in a situation where you are having
issues with a fellow student, we hope that this resource, along with the college
catalog, will guide you in what to do next.
I wish you tremendous success with your academic pursuits and invite you
to engage in the rich environment we have created for you here at Gavilan
outside of the classroom.
- State-wide Complaint Process
- Standards of Student Conduct
- Policies and Procedures
- Academic Honesty, Student-to-Student Mediation, Students' Problem Resolution Process, Academic Freedom, Student Discipline Procedures
- College Policies
- Services for Students with Disabilities, Accessibility, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance, Title VI, Title IX and Americans with Disabilities Act Section 504/508, Aids/HIV, Open Enrollment, Vocational English Skills, Non-Discrimination, Prohibition of Harassment and Hate Crimes, Drug Free Schools and Campuses Act, Sexual Assault, Revision of Administrative Regulations, Computer Use, Photography, Video and Audio Recordings, Authority of Instructor, Family Educational Rights and Privacy, Smoke-Free Buildings, Policy for Children on Campus, Campus Posting Policy, Parking, Transcripts, Financial Aid Policies, Withholding Records for Non-Payment of Financial Obligations, Refund Policy and Procedure, Refunds of Student Body Cards, Library
- Academic Information
- Academic Standards, Catalog Rights, Attendance Standards, Course Syllabus, Course Availability, Course Repetition, Withdrawal Policy, Course Prerequisite, Course Advisory, Units, Grades, Grading Options
Download Student Rights, Responsibilities,
and Academic Standards Handbook