Resources at IVC
Looking for resources to support your success at Irvine Valley College? We are here to help! Below are several resources available to current IVC students. For additional campus and community resources, please visit Student Primary Needs.
The Technology Services Help Desk provides phone and online chat support Monday through Friday, 8 am to 7 pm (closed on campus holidays). For student support, please visit Technology Services – Student Help.
All IVC enrolled students are invited to apply. The loan program offers two laptop options: Chromebooks and Windows 10 devices. Supplies are limited. To apply for a laptop, please visit Technology Services – Laptops. For questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEARN TO EARN LAPTOP PROGRAM
The Learn to Earn program allows IVC students to get a laptop loan now, then apply to keep that device forever after minimum criteria are met.
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All IVC tutoring services are offered remotely:
• Math Center
• Student Success Center
• Writing Center
Have 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.
The Food Resource Center (FRC) is offering FREE pre-packaged grocery bags of food to IVC students; limit one bag per student, per month. To request a bag or for more information, visit FRC – Grocery Bags of Food. $50 Albertsons e-gift cards are also avilalbe to qualified students, while supplies last. To receive this resource, please complete the FRC Request Form.
MEDICAL ASSISTANCE AND INFORMATION
The Health and Wellness Center (HWC) 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 and 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.
Our 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 949-451-5687 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. For more information, visit Health and Wellness Center – Mental Health.
FREE LEGAL CONSULTATIONS
Offered 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 »
The IVC Library building is open for current IVC student use, including research help, checkouts, reserving textbooks, printing and scanning. Online chat is also available for extended hours, and various workshops are available throughout the week. For more information, please visit IVC Library.
FREE OC BUS PASS
All currently enrolled IVC students are eligible to ride the OC Bus for free! Get your FREE OC Bus pass »