Campus Calendar

Date(s): Tue, 01/28/2020 - 7:00pm
Location: BGS 325

The Associated Student Government and the Equity and Diversity Committee invite you to a presentation and celebration of Chinese New Year on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 7 pm in BGS 325. 


Date(s): Wed, 02/05/2020 - 7:30pm
Location: Studio Theatre

From Monarch butterflies to California poppies, nature comes alive in this performance!  Featuring a cast of 16 student dancers, BLOOM utilizes movement, projections, and text to bring the outdoors into the theatre. Performances will be held on Wednesday, February 5; Thursday, February 6; Friday, February 7; and Saturday, February 8 at 7:30 pm in the Studio Theatre.

The performance also includes two short talks on ecology themes, presented by the Environment Studies and Horticulture departments, and the nearby Art Gallery will be exhibiting student work, so come early to view Nature-themed art from some of the Photography and Studio Art classes!

Tickets purchased in advance are $10 for adults, $7 for seniors, $5 for students, $5 for children 12 & under. Tickets purchased in the hour preceding the performance are $10.  To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Mon, 02/10/2020 - 11:30am to 2:00pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

ASG, the Saddleback Pre-Law Society, and the AAUW are sponsoring a talk titled, Global Business and the Jobs of the Future: Breaking Barriers and Building Bridges on Monday, February 10, 2020 from 12 to 2 pm in the McKinney Theatre. Lunch will be served outside the theatre at 11:30 am.

Speakers will include Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfiled, Assistant Vice President of the African Practice at Albright Stonebridge Group; Delain Eastin, former California State Superintendent of Public Instruction under Governors Pete Wilson and Gray Davis; Dave Min, nationally-recognized expert on economic policy, attorney and financial policy advisor to Senator Chuck Schumer, U.S. Senate; and Tram Vo-Kumamoto, Vice President for Instruction at Saddleback College.

For more information please email professor Ari Grayson or call (949) 582-4793.


Date(s): Tue, 02/11/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: SSC 212

The One Book, One College committee invites you to join them for a TED Talk on the theme of mental illness, on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 12 pm in SSC 212. 

One Book, One College (OB1C) is a shared college read designed to promote discussion and understanding of the broader issues we face, both locally and globally.  The program aims to create a community of readers and to engender a vibrant and engaging dialogue on campus and beyond.

The book for One Book, One College is chosen each year by a group of faculty, staff, and students.  The spring 2020 selection is Educated, by Tara Westover. 

For more information visit the OB1C website


Date(s): Thu, 02/13/2020 (All day)

The campus will be open but classes will not be held on Thursday, February 13, 2020. 


Date(s): Fri, 02/14/2020 (All day) to Mon, 02/17/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed in observance of Presidents' Day. No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Wed, 02/19/2020 - 4:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: Gym

Saddleback College Athletics presents Coaches vs. Cancer a charity basketball game benefiting the American Cancer Society on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 in the Saddleback College Gym.

Pre-game activities will begin at 4:30 pm with a Pop-a-Shot game, live music from the Saddleback Student Jazz Band, and Be The Match/Save a Life booth. Then the Saddleback Men's Basketball team will play against Irvine Valley College at 6 pm.

The first 100 people to donate $10 will receive free In-N-Out!

Help Saddleback College Athletics and the California Community College Basketball Coaches Association support "Coaches vs Cancer" with a great night of fundraising and awareness!


Date(s): Tue, 03/03/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: SSC 212

The One Book, One College committee invites you to join them for a TED Talk on the theme of gender, on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 12 pm in SSC 212. 

One Book, One College (OB1C) is a shared college read designed to promote discussion and understanding of the broader issues we face, both locally and globally.  The program aims to create a community of readers and to engender a vibrant and engaging dialogue on campus and beyond.

The book for One Book, One College is chosen each year by a group of faculty, staff, and students.  The spring 2020 selection is Educated, by Tara Westover. 

For more information visit the OB1C website


Date(s): Sun, 03/15/2020 (All day) to Sat, 03/21/2020 (All day)

Spring Break will be held from Sunday, March 15 through Saturday, March 21, 2020. Classes will not meet during this time.


Date(s): Fri, 03/20/2020 (All day)

No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Mon, 03/23/2020 (All day)

The second 8-week session of classes begins on Monday, March 23, 2020.


Date(s): Tue, 03/31/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed in observance of Cesar Chavez Day. No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Tue, 04/07/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: SSC 212

The One Book, One College committee invites you to join them for a TED Talk on the theme of equity, on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 12 pm in SSC 212. 

One Book, One College (OB1C) is a shared college read designed to promote discussion and understanding of the broader issues we face, both locally and globally.  The program aims to create a community of readers and to engender a vibrant and engaging dialogue on campus and beyond.

The book for One Book, One College is chosen each year by a group of faculty, staff, and students.  The spring 2020 selection is Educated, by Tara Westover. 

For more information visit the OB1C website


Date(s): Wed, 04/22/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: HS 145

The One Book, One College committee invites you to join them to further discuss the book, Educated, in a faculty Round Table Discussion, on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 12 pm in HS 145. 

One Book, One College (OB1C) is a shared college read designed to promote discussion and understanding of the broader issues we face, both locally and globally.  The program aims to create a community of readers and to engender a vibrant and engaging dialogue on campus and beyond.

The book for One Book, One College is chosen each year by a group of faculty, staff, and students.  The spring 2020 selection is Educated, by Tara Westover. 

For more information visit the OB1C website


Date(s): Wed, 04/29/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The One Book, One College committee will be hosting Educated author, Tara Westover, in the McKinney Theatre on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 12 pm. Tara will speak, take questions from the crowd, and hold a book signing afterward. More details will be provided closer to the date of the event.

One Book, One College (OB1C) is a shared college read designed to promote discussion and understanding of the broader issues we face, both locally and globally.  The program aims to create a community of readers and to engender a vibrant and engaging dialogue on campus and beyond.

The book for One Book, One College is chosen each year by a group of faculty, staff, and students.  The spring 2020 selection is Educated, by Tara Westover. 

For more information visit the OB1C website


Date(s): Thu, 05/14/2020 (All day) to Wed, 05/20/2020 (All day)

Finals exams will be held between Thursday, May 14 and Wednesday, May 20, 2020. 


Date(s): Thu, 05/21/2020 (All day)

Commencement will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2020. 


Date(s): Mon, 05/25/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed in observance of Memorial Day. No services will be offered during this time.