Congratulations MPC Spring 2020 Graduates! You've worked hard under incredibly difficult circumstances - but you did it! You completed your degree! And we want to tell you how proud we are of you!
05/29/2020 4:25 PM
Are you a December or May Graduate? Do you identify as a Black/African American student at MPC? If so, please join us at the 25th Annual "Rites of Passage" Ceremony this Spring!
05/28/2020 7:59 AM
Monterey Peninsula College presents Dancing With Myself - A Shelter-in-Place Dance Concert (Spring 2020)
Monterey Peninsula College dance faculty and MPC students collaborate in this celebration of dance in this online performance of ballet, modern dance, salsa, ballroom, jazz, and belly dance - all taught at MPC!
05/26/2020 10:40 PM
A shortened season was not enough to stop six Monterey Peninsula College softball players from making it to the next level. The Lobos were 16-1 when the season was cut short, but now, six of their players have earned spots on teams at four-year universities. Check out the KSBW story here!
05/26/2020 10:23 AM
The MPC Bookstore understands the needs of our students, and has developed on online process to provide our students with free shipping for rental returns.
05/18/2020 3:35 PM
Please read this important update related to support services for students, campus communications, summer class registration, excused withdrawl policy and procedures, and student refunds.
04/13/2020 12:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula College continues to support their students and the community during this difficult time. To ensure all students can continue to pursue their educational goals, MPC has created a robust schedule of courses and a full suite of support services, all offered online!
04/10/2020 9:27 PM
Please read this important updated information related to grading options in response to COVID-19. [English and Spanish]
04/09/2020 4:00 PM
Please read this important update related to Student Support Services, Summer Schedule, Grading Options, and Commencement planning.
04/06/2020 4:00 PM
Due to the shelter-in-place order mandated by Monterey County Health Office, 2nd Disbursement Checks will be mailed to students promptly on April 15th.
04/06/2020 12:04 PM
Please read this important update related to grading options in response to COVID-19. [English and Spanish]
04/03/2020 4:00 PM
Please read this important update related to late-start classes, continuing classes and academic & student support resources available in response to COVID-1. [English and Spanish]
03/27/2020 4:00 PM
As many individuals across the nation, and throughout the world, are trying to figure out what to do given the current pandemic crisis, several students and faculty members from MPC have banded together (virtually) to try to take steps to provide solutions.
03/24/2020 4:45 PM
Please read this important update related to academic and student support resources available in response to COVID-19. [English and Spanish]
03/20/2020 4:00 PM
Please read this important update related MPC operations and support resources available in response to COVID-19
03/17/2020 5:00 PM
Please read this important update related MPC operations and support resources available to students, faculty, and staff at MPC in response to COVID-19
03/16/2020 5:00 PM
Students: Please read this important update related to transition and support for online learning. [English and Spanish]
03/16/2020 3:00 PM
Please read this important update related MPC operations and support resources available to students, faculty, and staff at MPC in response to COVID-19. [English and Spanish]
03/15/2020 8:00 PM
Please read this important update related MPC operations and support resources available to students, faculty, and staff at MPC in response to COVID-19 [English and Spanish]
03/13/2020 5:00 PM
Please read this important update related MPC operations and support resources available to students, faculty, and staff at MPC in response to COVID-19 [English & Spanish]
03/11/2020 5:00 PM
Please read this important update related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) and guidance from the California Community College Chancellor's Office. (English & español)
03/10/2020 5:00 PM
Please read this important update related to coronavirus (COVID-19) and guidance from the California Community College Chancellor's Office. [English and Spanish]
03/05/2020 5:00 PM
In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin speaks with Director of the Maurine Church Coburn School of Nursing, Laura Loop, Instructional Technologist, Pete Benavente, and nursing students Traci Jensen and Anthony Bernal about the nursing program at MPC!
02/20/2020 8:00 AM
Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) is pleased to announce the selection of Ronnie R. Palmer as the new head football coach for the Lobos. Ronnie has an extensive career as a player and coach at many different levels. and MPC looks forward to the Fall 2020 season with Coach Palmer leading the team!
02/15/2020 9:27 PM
In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin chats with Coach Keith Berg, Dean/Athletic Director Lyndon Schutzler, Head Athletic Trainer Jeff McCart and 2 current players from MPC's Women's Softball team to learn more about the secrets to their successes, on and off the field.
02/02/2020 8:00 AM
Please join us for a look at the innovative, thought-provoking work of artists Doralisa Rosenbaum and Jennifer Kim Sohn who share with us their observations of human and animal life, both mundane and global.
01/27/2020 10:00 AM
The third President's Podcast is available now online! In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin interviews several key individuals who were influential in bringing this highly successful program to MPC.
12/19/2019 8:00 AM
The MPC online scholarship website is open now! Current MPC students and graduating high school students are eligible for numerous scholarships provided by MPC's generous donors! Don't miss your opportunity to apply! [Deadline: March 11]
12/18/2019 10:59 AM
Dr. Alan Durst, Music Department Chair, has big plans for his students, his department, and MPC's contribution to community enrichment.
12/17/2019 8:23 AM
During the week of October 14-18, EL CENTRO has organized a week of activities to build awareness of and provide support and resources to our undocumented students, campus, and community.
10/11/2019 4:25 PM
On September 27, 2019, The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) completed its comprehensive review of MPC's nursing program. The site visitors found the Maurine Coburn School of Nursing to be in compliance with several recommendations noted for strong partnerships.
10/07/2019 5:00 PM
Teddy Eck, new Theatre Arts Chair, combines diverse experience with strong commitment to students.
10/07/2019 8:23 AM
Learn more, listen now! The second President's Podcast is available online! In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin is joined by several members of the dynamic team working together at the MPC Theatre to bring you the first production of the 2019-2020 season, Frankenstein.
10/04/2019 11:00 PM
Do you like to write the spooky, scary stuff? We want to hear from you!! Submit an original short story or poem before October 11th and get published in Scheherazade!
(Alert: Auto Burglary) The following information is provided in accordance with Monterey Peninsula College’s Crime Reporting Procedure, with your safety in mind.
10/02/2019 4:00 PM
The MPC Guest Authors Series is pleased to host author and poet Victoria Chang for a reading, discussion of her work and book signing event, on Thursday, Oct 3 at 6:00pm in the Sam Karas Room in the Library & Technology Center on the Monterey campus
09/29/2019 7:00 AM
Join us on Friday from 11-12 to learn about a couple of special opportunities for students who have successfully completed statistics and are interested in exciting internships and 4-year degrees!
09/26/2019 1:09 PM
All members of the public are welcome to attend this forum to provide comment about the nursing program at MPC to the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. If unable to attend, you may send written comments to the ACEN no later than September 12, 2019.
09/22/2019 3:19 PM
It was all smiles today for MPC Lobos softball player, Alexia Torculas. This week she made a big decision by making a verbal commitment to attend and play for the University of San Diego, a Division I school in the West Coast Conference, in Fall 2020.
09/18/2019 11:46 PM
We are excited to bring you our first podcast! In this episode, Interim Superintendent/President David Martin is joined by several members of the HSI team who explain the many facets of the Title V grant and describe how it has helped MPC provide new programs and services for students in need.
09/13/2019 11:37 PM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District and Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association Reach Tentative Agreement for Three-Year Contract
On September 10, 2019, Monterey Peninsula Community College District (MPCCD) and Monterey Peninsula College Teachers Association (MPCTA) successfully negotiated a tentative agreement for a new three-year faculty contract.
09/10/2019 5:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula College Foundation is looking for students with authentic personalities and stories to feature in our advertising, special promotions, social media, publications and news stories. Learn how you can participate!
09/03/2019 4:45 PM
Monterey Peninsula Community College District Board of Trustees Appoints New Trustee to Serve on Governing Board
On August 29, 2019, the Monterey Peninsula Community College District Board of Trustees provisionally appointed Ms. Rosalyn Green as the Area 1 trustee representing Seaside and Sand City.
08/30/2019 6:00 PM
Please join us for a serene and subtle experience to view the lovely, calm, Zen-inspired landscape photographs of Lewis Anderson and Darcie Sternenberg, both of Ashland, Oregon.
08/22/2019 10:00 AM
MPC launched their first program under a new Title V HSI Grant this summer. Over 100 first-time college students from over 17 different high schools participated in a 2-week summer bridge program designed to boost academic skills, increase confidence levels, and provide connections to support.
08/20/2019 11:07 PM
Monterey Peninsula College and the Monterey-Salinas Transit (MST) have partnered to provide FREE FARE Zone bus service for MPC students for both the Monterey and Marina Campuses 7 days a week!
08/12/2019 1:00 PM
This summer, ten students from the MPC Computer Information Systems Networking/Cyber Security program joined the Cisco Dream Team to support the extensive networking needs at the US Open golf championship - it was the experience of a lifetime!
08/12/2019 11:40 AM
Calling all Spanish for Spanish Speakers students! MPC is offering a 3rd level course in this curriculum! If you have taken SPAN 1SA and SPAN 1SB then check out this new course SPAN 2SA in the Fall!
07/28/2019 9:28 PM
Immerse yourself! MPC's French Conversation Class (FREN 50) is focused on practical application of French for everyday use! This fun 11-week class meets on Friday mornings and does not start until after Labor Day.
07/21/2019 10:17 PM
Monterey Peninsula College is pleased to announce a significant expansion of its free in-state tuition program, the Monterey Peninsula College Promise, for all qualifying first-year and second-year full-time students.
07/16/2019 1:00 PM
Monterey Peninsula College receives sizable state grant to grow online course offerings for career education
Monterey Peninsula College (MPC) is pleased to announce it has received a $337,000 grant through the California Community Colleges’ California Virtual Campus - Online Education Initiative grant program, Improving Online CTE Pathways.
06/26/2019 1:00 PM
MPC celebrated in a big way on June 1st, 2019 in the MPC stadium with faculty, staff, and administrators honoring this year's graduates with their families and friends!
06/05/2019 7:46 AM