Students at the MLC

Resources for Students

At De Anza, you will find people who want to help you succeed, and programs designed for that purpose. Below are some of the resources available for students.

Be sure to check the individual program websites for their current contact information, or visit our directory of Online Fall Services.

Help With Basic Needs

Are you struggling to secure the daily essentials of food, housing or transportation? You're not alone. There are resources and referrals available for De Anza students.

Getting Started

Click on a link for contact information, office hours and details about the services available at these offices. 


Academics

These pages will tell you about some of the academic support you'll find at De Anza.


Additional Support

These programs offer additional assistance, depending on your circumstances. 


Adapted Physical Education

Physical fitness for students with disabilities


CalWORKS

Assistance for students who are also parents with limited incomes


Career Services

Help in choosing a major or career path


Child Care

Available on campus through the Child Development and Education Department


College Life Office

Clubs and organizations; student government (DASB); ID and transit cards; social events.


Cross Cultural Partners

Pairing students who are English learners with fluent English speakers

 


Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services

Interpreting and captioning for students with hearing disabilities


Disability Support Services

Accommodations and assistance


EOPS (Extended Opportunities Programs & Services)

Support for low-income students


Food Pantry

Food assistance for students who qualify


Guardian Scholars Program

Support for current and former foster youth


Health Services

Free and low-cost services


HEFAS (Higher Education for AB 540 Students)

Peer support and resources for undocumented students


Housing Resources

Resources for students who are homeless or struggling to afford housing


International Student Programs

For students who are from outside the United States

 


Legal Advice for Students

Free legal advice and referrals sponsored by the DASB


Occupational Training Institute

For students who were laid off or are receiving state TANF aid

 


Psychological Services

Personal counseling and mental health workshops


SmartPass

One small fee to ride free all quarter!


Student Complaints or Concerns

Request assistance, report worrisome behavior, file a grievance or complaint

 


Student Rights and Responsibilities

Code of conduct, grievance procedures, policies on discrimination and harassment


Textbooks: Free and Low-Cost Options

Learn how to stretch your book dollars!


Title IX

Help with sexual or gender-based harassment, abuse or discrimination

 


Transportation

VTA SmartPass: One small fee to ride free all quarter!


Veteran Services

Support and help with military benefits

 
 

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Student Stories

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Sherry Hoang

Environmental Studies major Sherry Hoang says the De Anza Food Pantry has made a big difference in her life. She's among hundreds of students who have visited the Food Pantry for assistance with food and other essential items. 

Airan Sanchez

Airan Sanchez

What are your favorite spots on campus? Biology major Airan Sanchez enjoys visiting the Campus Center. He shared his story in a Student Spotlight video that is part of De Anza's campus video tour.

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