Get Ready for Winter Quarter!

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Update: On-Campus Classes

Some instructors may be temporarily shifting on-campus classes to online, through Friday, Jan. 28. Students should check with their instructor if they have questions. 
  • If a student in an on-campus class tests positive for COVID-19, the class will be moved online for 10 days, in accordance with county regulations. 
  • Some on-campus services may be adjusting hours. See How to Reach Student Services for the latest information.

COVID Vax Required – Show Proof to Enter Library or RSS Building

NEW: You must show vaccination proof before entering the Library or the Registration & Student Services (RSS) Building.

  • Vaccination cards will be checked.
  • Students with verified medical or religious exemptions must show proof of a negative result for a COVID-19 lab test administed in the previous 72 hours.)

If you are coming to campus for a class or any other purpose, you must be vaccinated against COVID-19You should submit proof of your final vaccination at least three days before you plan to register for any on-campus class this winter. You will not be able to register for on-campus classes until your vaccination record has been verified. (If you already submitted your vaccination records for fall, you don't need to submit again for winter.) In addition, you must:

  • Wear face masks PROPERLY while indoors – that means covering your mouth AND nose at all times. (Masks are also recommended for outdoor gatherings.)
  • Practice social distancing and follow any posted instructions

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What's On This Website?

How to Reach Student Services

Student services will be available online and on campus for winter quarter. Appointments will be required for most in-person visits to campus offices. You must upload proof of COVID-19 vaccination and wear a face mask indoors for all in-person visits to campus.

Latest Updates

COVID Boosters Are Recommended

COVID-19 booster shots are now recommended by the CDC and state health authorities for

  • Pfizer: Anyone age 16 or older who received their second shot of the Pfizer vaccine at least five months ago
  • Moderna: Anyone age 18 or older who received their second shot of the Moderna vaccine at least six months ago
  • Johnson & Johnson: Anyone age 18 or older who received their Johnson & Johnson shot at least two months ago

Visit the COVID-19 Information webpage for more information about how to get vaccinated, boosted or tested.

Need Room to Zoom?

If you’re taking a mix of online and on-campus classes – or are considering doing so for winter quarter – you can count on having a place to Zoom on campus. We've designated several spaces on campus where you will find power outlets and a good Wi-Fi signal. Look for the Zoom Spaces sign or check the map to find a location that's convenient for you.

Check Out the New Bookstore

You can purchase all your books and materials for winter quarter through the Bookstore's new online store at

  • You can search the Bookstore site for course materials by class, or enter your CWID to see a list of your courses and required materials.

The on-campus store, located on the ground floor of the RSS Building, is also open for in-store pickup and shopping, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday-Friday. 

Pick Up Library Materials

Use the online form to request course materials and then pick them up on the following schedule, without an appointment:

  • Jan. 3-13: Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Jan. 18-March 24: Monday-Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Library Computer Lab will open Jan. 18. See the Library homepage for details.

Dining Services On Campus

Dining Services will be open in the Campus Center on Monday-Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., serving hot and cold breakfasts and limited selections of other foods.

Some stations will close earlier. Check the Dining Services website for menus and hours.

Earlier Messages and Announcements

Check the COVID Messages webpage for a complete archive of COVID-related messages from De Anza College and the Foothill-De Anza Community College District 

Resources for Online Learning

Resources for Living and Basic Needs

  • Baby Supplies and Resources

  • Computers and Internet Access

  • Food, Housing and Emergency Cash Grants

  • Health and Psychological Services

  • Rent and Utilities

  • Undocumented Students and Families

  • Unemployment and Jobs


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Return to Campus Planning

The college is engaged in thoughtful planning for a phased return of on-campus Instructional programs, in consultation with Instructional deans, with Student Services and Administrative Services programs in support. Learn more about current plans and status on our Return to Campus website.

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