• UCC Thanks Our Community
  • Recovery Website
  • Need to talk?

    Community partners have come together to provide support and sharing with UCC students, faculty and staff.

    Grief sharing and counseling are available on campus, 7:30am - 5pm in the bistro - next to the cafeteria.

    The Community Health Alliance is staffing a 24-hour hotline at 541-440-3532 or 800-866-9780.

  • HNS Live Webcam
  • IamUCC hashtag
  • Iowa Central IamUCC

Campus will be CLOSED Nov 26-29 for Thanksgiving and Dec 19-Jan 3 for Winter Break.

  • UCC President's Search Forum

    welcome center news

    A community open form will be held to gather thoughts about what would be important traits of the new president.

    Read more ...
  • New Interim President

    Welcome Center WEB

    Board unanimously approves entering contract negotiations with Dr. Walter H. Nolte.

    Read more ...
  • Faculty Lecture Series

    Faculty Lecture Series

    Stimulate the mind and spirit by attending these fascinating 20-minute presentations.

    Read more ...

Free job prep seminars this fall

In conjunction with the new monthly Employers on Campus events at Umpqua Community College, the Community Education program is offering UCC students and alumni three free seminars aimed at helping increase the odds of a successful job search.

Job Interviewing Tips and Tricks

Seminar Dates:Noon – 2 p.m. Oct. 23, Tech Center 119

Noon – 2 p.m. Nov. 21, Tech Center 119

Learn effective strategies for interviewing with a potential employer. You will gain exposure to local hiring managers and professionals, and have a better understanding of the purpose of job interviewing and the techniques necessary to move forward in the job hiring process.

How to Dress for a Job Interview

Seminar Dates:Noon – 2p.m. Oct. 29, Tech Center 101

Noon – 2 p.m. Nov. 26, Tech Center 119

Gain suggestions and tips for building an appropriate wardrobe for job interviews. Learn how to assemble a personal wardrobe, identify low cost alternatives, and how personal grooming and presentation standards lead to a professional presentation.

Creating Job Ready Resumes

Seminar Dates:Noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 30, Tech Center 119

Noon – 2 p.m. Nov. 27, Tech Center 119

Explore current resume formatting requirements so that you can develop or tailor a basic resume in preparation for a job interview. You should bring your current resume to the workshop and be prepared to receive instruction and feedback on how to tailor the resume to the current job environment.

Early registration is strongly encouraged. Registration is available online at tickets.umpqua.edu. For additional information, contact Community Education at 541-440-4651.

Get connected with the UCC community

  • rita-cavin
    Rita Cavin
    Interim President
  • Emery Smith
    Emery Smith
    Social Science
  • Caroline Hopkins
    Caroline Hopkins
    Director of Student Support
  • Honey Mcnamara
    Honey McNamara
  • Tafea Polamalu
    Tafea Polamalu
    Retention Specialist
  • Susan Taylor
    Susan Taylor
  • Dave Stricklin
    Dave Stricklin
    Women's Basketball Coach
  • Jan Woodcock
    Jan Woodcock
    Social Science
  • Kira Oerman
    Kira Oerman
    Recruitment Specialist
  • Jason Heald
    Jason Heald
  • Marjan Coester
    Marjan Coester
    Student Life Director
  • Justin Lott
    Justin Lott
    Academic Advisor
  • danielle haskett
    Danielle Haskett
    Accessibility Services
  • Michelle Bergmann
    Michelle Bergmann
    Director of Financial Aid
  • Stephanie Newman
    Stephanie Newman
    Theatre Arts
  • Melinda Benton
    Melinda Benton