Las Positas College

College Info

General Address: 3033 Collier Cyn Rd
Livermore, CA
USA
Phone: (925) 424-1000
Institution Type: Public, 2-year
Student Population: 5,000 - 10,000 students
Awards Offered: Other
College Introduction:
The Mission of Las Positas College is to foster growth and success, both in its students and in its community. The College strives to fulfill this Mission by offering high-quality, comprehensive educational programs and services. It augments and strengthens its Mission by partnering with local businesses and organizations to promote the welfare of its students and the economic and social health of its service area. Las Positas College: Enables students to transfer to baccalaureate-granting institutions; Prepares students for career entry and advancement; Provides basic skills and English as a Second Language instruction; Delivers quality, substantive student support services; and Fosters student success through committed, exceptional faculty and staff. Las Positas College offers its students a strong instructional foundation for its students and aims to cultivate in them: The ability to think critically; An understanding and respect for difference and diversity; The ability to make humane, informed, and ethical decisions; The willingness to adapt to change in the workplace; and The desire to participate in society as responsible citizens.

Admission Office Phone: (925) 424-1500
Tuition and Fees:
Undergraduate Academic Year Cost:
2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008
Tuition and fees (in-state) $754 $754 $754
Tuition and fees (out-of-state) $4,929 $4,929 $5,029
Books and supplies $1,260 $1,260 $1,360
Room and board (off campus) $8,748 $8,748 $9,200

Financial Aid Information:
Financial Aid Office Phone: (925) 424-1580

Percentage of students receiving any financial aid: 16%

Average amount of types of financial aid received from:
Federal Grants: $3,158
School Website:
http://www.laspositascollege.edu