Although in-person, on-campus operations are temporarily suspended, Student Development Office services are fully available.
Phone: (949) 582-4616
You may also initiate a chat with us, by clicking here.
Our Live Zoom Chat hours are:
Mon/Thurs: 10am-Noon; Tues/Weds: 2pm-4pm.
If you would like to chat via Zoom at a different time, please send us an e-mail, and we will be happy to set up a different appointment time with you. You may also leave us a message at (949) 582-4616, and we will return your calls in the order received.
Clubs: All forms are active. Our staff will be reaching out to club leaders and advisors on next steps in regards to club functions, club activation for next year, and webinars.
Please continue to check our website for further updates.
For campus-wide COVID-19 updates, please click here, or visit saddleback.edu.
Students: Updated information regarding the Student Health Services Center Food Pantry can be found here, or, call (949) 582-4606. If you are needing help from Student Health, while in-person services are not available, click here, visit their webpage, at https://www.saddleback.edu/shc, or call the helpline at (949) 582-4606.
Welcome to Opportunity!
The Student Development Office is committed to the philosophy that students who participate in the life of a college excel academically, personally, and professionally. Students who participate in co-curricular activities and build relationships with faculty, staff, and peers are most likely to stay in school and persist to graduation.
NEWS & EVENTS
Congratulations to Rose Esfandiari, Student Trustee, for the SOCCCD Board of Trustees for 2020-2021. For information about the Student Trustee position, click BP104. For info about Student Trustee eligibility and duties: AR104.1.
Congratulations Saddleback College Grads! Celebrate our grads' achievements, and Save the Date! June 12th is Virtual Commencement, starting at 10:00 am. For more info, visit our 2020 Commencement information webpage, by clicking here, or: https://www.saddleback.edu/commencement.
Feeling a bit overwhelmed and stressed out? Take a break, and get your creative energy flowing! Spark OC and Arts Orange County, with help from the CA Arts Council, offer a variety of online streaming and virtual Art, Musical, and Theatre events for all ages. Click here for the list of events. Or visit https://www.sparkoc.com/categories/online-virtual/.
For Saddleback College ASG 2020-2021 election information, please click here, or visit: https://www.saddlebackasg.com/copy-of-election-information.
Check out our Stu Dev Calendar of Events by clicking here.
Check out the Campus Calendar for the latest activities on the campus.
Club activation for 2020-2021 is on! To learn more, visit the Student Life Portal, or click here, to send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call our office, at (949) 582-4616.
Where are TED talks? Virtually here! You're graduating, now what? Here's some great life advice for the moment after you throw your mortarboard in the air. Click here. To see when our next Ted talk will take place, visit here. If you have a TED Talk you'd like us to explore, contact us at email@example.com.
Congratulations to our Astro/Physics Club SC Robotics Team! Out of a field of 93 entrants, the SC Robotics team placed in the top 36 in The Mars Society's annual University Rover Challenge. For the 2nd year, Saddleback is proud to be the only Community College competing with some of the top Universities around the world. For a look at the SC Robotics video entry, click here; info about the 2020 URC Competition, click here.
For those of you who have purchased tickets for the Saddleback College Night/Angels April 4th game, we want to thank you very much for your support! Due to the Major League Baseball decision to delay the start of the baseball season, we are currently working on some options with the Angels. Please continue to check back with us for updated information.
Join our Campus Life Squad, at the SSC Yellow Tent for a variety of games and activities on Monday thru Thursday. Weekly CLS hosted tournament info can be found on our Student Development Calendar, by clicking here.
Summer 2020 ASB stamps will be available soon. Pick up yours in SSC 210. Make sure to bring your student ID with you. If you don't yet have a Saddleback Student ID card, it's easy to get one! Visit the Admissions and Records Office in SSC 102, and the staff will issue you one while you wait.
Save yourself some aggravation, brag about your sustainability chops, all while you avoid the hassle of finding last minute parking before class! The city of Mission Viejo is sponsoring a FREE Monday - Friday shuttle to Saddleback. For more information on the program, click here. For a copy of the current shuttle schedule, click here.
FAMT wants you! Support your Saddleback College Performing Arts community, and your fellow students! Look for ticket discounts in your ASG Discount Booklet. For the Performing Arts schedule and ticket info, click here.
Struggling with textbook costs? The Library has many in-demand textbooks for student use in the Reserve section. Visit the third floor of the LRC, or call (949) 582-4525 to find out more.
Registered to vote? Have you changed your address recently? You can register to vote, or update your current address here: VOTE. The Orange County Registrar of Voters needs help during Elections. For more information, click here.
ASB STAMP: The ASB stamp offers students, faculty, and staff exclusive discounts on and off-campus, while supporting Student Life! Pick up your ASB stamp in SSC 210. If you didn't purchase the stamp during registration, you can purchase your ASB stamp in SSC 208. Be sure to check out (and utilize) all the benefits!
CLUBS: Our goal is to connect students to campus organizations in an effort to foster a sense of community and facilitate the development of students academically, professionally and socially.
ASG: Associated Student Government is a student-run organization that develops and promotes campus life events and also advocates for the student population, with the goal of providing a better experience for students at Saddleback College.
HOUSING: Saddleback College Student Development does not provides housing postings online or on the Saddleback College campus. Community members may utilize the Public Posting Boards located around campus for their own housing listings. Flyers do not require approval. Please bring your own tacks or staples for posting.