Archive for June, 2015


Update – June 29, 2015

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Good Afternoon San Jacinto College Community,

San Jacinto College is committed to creating and fostering working and learning environments where all members of our college community can thrive. We seek to provide you with the knowledge and resources to contribute to a community that is free from discrimination, harassment, and sexual violence.

Title IX Education Amendments of 1972 is an important federal civil rights law that prohibits sex-based discrimination in education. This law applies to institutions of higher education that participate in financial aid programs. Read the rest of this entry »

Update – June 4, 2015

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Good Afternoon San Jacinto College Community,

May has passed and so has graduation.  This year at our college-wide commencement ceremony, 795 students walked across the stage with 9,570 guests in the audience.  What a wonderful turnout! Over the last two academic years, we have awarded more than 5,000 degrees and certificates each year. We hope that we can reach 6,000 degrees and certificates awarded in an academic year by 2019! Interestingly, last year nearly 1,000 students earned multiple credentials in the same year.

May was a busy month and this update will highlight the legislative session, a recent land purchase made by San Jacinto College, and board members. Read the rest of this entry »