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LAPTOP AND HOTSPOT LOANS

Laptop LoansAll IVC enrolled students are invited to apply. The loan program offers two laptop options: Chromebooks and Windows 10 devices. Supplies are limited. To apply a laptop, please visit Technology Services – Laptops. For questions, please contact ivclaptop@ivc.edu.

FREE LEGAL CONSULTATIONS

Equity Legal ConsultationsOffered through a partnership with Saddleback College and the Coalition for Human Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA), students are able to access free immigration legal assistance in the form of DACA clinics every Wednesday at 3 pm, as well as individually scheduled private consultations. Learn More »

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Financial NeedHave you experienced economic hardship or additional educational expenses due to COVID-19 and campus closure? If so, you may be eligible for a Financial Aid Emergency Grant. Grants range from $100 to $500 per student per term. For more information or to apply, visit Financial Aid – Emergency Grants.
If you've experienced unexpected financial stress due to an illness, accident, a natural disaster, or the death of a family member, the IVC Foundation may be able to assist. The Foundation provides supplemental financial resources when members of our campus community find themselves in the midst of an emergency. To apply, visit IVC Emergency Relief Fund.


GROCERY GIFT CARDS

Equity GroceryThe Food Resource Center is offering $50 Albertsons e-gift Cards to students while supplies last. Students can email Monica Perez to set up an appointment to receive this resource.

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE AND INFORMATION

Equity Medical AssistanceThe Health and Wellness Center offers tele-health visits with medical providers via phone or video for currently registered students. We offer full medical services for any of your needs which include exams, prescriptions, Zoom meetings to discuss medical concerns, and much more. Consider our Health & Wellness Center your virtual "urgent care." For more information, please visit our website or call the Ask-A-Nurse phone line at 949-451-5687.

MENTAL HEALTH

Equity Mental HealthOur Mental Health Therapists are here to help you with any needs you may have while at home. If you're feeling isolated, depressed or anxious please call 951-451-5687 for an appointment. We will then set up a Zoom meeting with you to discuss your concerns and help you build tools and skills to get through this semester feeling healthy. Visit Health and Wellness Center – Mental Health for more information.

ADDITIONAL STUDENT RESOURCES

Student ResourcesThe Student Resources website has resources to support your success at IVC, as well as a list of student services contacts.


Community-Specific Support

Community SupportLooking to connect with your community here at IVC? Find groups for Dreamer and Undocumented students, LGBTQIA+, those experiencing food and housing insecurities, current and former foster youth, students age 25 years and older, students of color, and so much more…

Learn more by visiting our Find Community webpage.


Student Feedback

Student FeedbackHave a compliment, comment, or concern about an experience you had with IVC? Please provide us with your feedback by completing this form.

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