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Banner to Undergo Updates Resulting in Weekend Unavailabi...

A Message from Patti Smith, Chief Information Officer This is a reminder that Banner will undergo updates from Friday, February 7, at 5 p.m. through Monday, February 10, 2020, at 7 a.m. and will be unavailable for use. During this time, several other resources will also be unavailable. Please note the resources that will be unavailable, […]

Behavior Assessment Team and Campus Safety — Spring 2020

Faculty, staff and student safety is always a priority at Valencia, and the College will continue to work hard to ensure a safe environment across all campuses and offices. One way the College is achieving this is with Valencia’s Behavior Assessment Team (BAT). Formed in 2011-12 as part of the College’s Emergency Response Plan, the team follows protocols to […]

Bulletin Board

Colorado State University – Global Campus Offers Valencia Employees and Students a 10% Discount Valencia has signed an articulation agreement with Colorado State University – Global Campus (CSU-Global), a 100% online university. As a result of this agreement, all Valencia employees and students receive a 10% tuition discount until they graduate. As the country’s first […]

Behavior Assessment Team and Campus Safety

Faculty, staff and student safety is always a priority at Valencia, and the College will continue to work hard to ensure a safe environment across all campuses and offices. One way the College is achieving this is with Valencia’s Behavior Assessment Team (BAT). Formed in 2011-12 as part of the College’s Emergency Response Plan, the team follows protocols to […]

District Office Room Reservations Process Returns to Outlook

If you schedule meetings at the District Office (DO), there’s good news. We listened to you … and the process to schedule a regular conference room at the DO is going back to the way it used to be — using Microsoft Outlook. A few weeks ago, we piloted the use of the Ad Astra Scheduler at […]

Valencia College’s Annual Security Report: Reporting...

A Message from Misty Ellis Peaslee, Assistant Director, Campus Security Services The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal law that requires colleges and universities to disclose certain timely and annual information about campus crime and security policies. The Valencia College Annual Security Report includes statistics for the previous three […]

Ad Astra Presentation Features Osceola Campus Staff

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses Osceola Campus Operations Manager Max Arb and Title V Osceola Project Director Jennifer Keefe presented on the College’s use of Ad Astra Scheduler at the Ad Astra Southeast Regional Summit on Friday, September 20, 2019. The two-day summit, which was hosted at Valencia College’s West Campus, drew participants from […]

Parramore Garage Opens and General Downtown Safety Tips

A Message from Mike Favorit, Managing Director, Safety and Security I’m excited to announce that the Parramore Garage will open on Monday, September 30, 2019. When you arrive to work on Monday, please use this garage, which you can access from Parramore Avenue, and park on the third floor in spaces labeled with “Valencia College Reserved Permit Required” signage. If you […]

Download the Valencia College Safety App

If you haven’t already downloaded the free Valencia College Safety app, what are you waiting for? This app allows users to simultaneously call and send their location to security in case of an emergency on Valencia campuses, eliminating the need to find one of our campuses’ “blue light” outdoor emergency telephones. The app also offers safety features, […]

College Will Remain Closed Through Thursday for...

September 4, 2019, Update: Although the Hurricane Dorian forecast for Thursday, September 5, 2019, is expected to be calm in the Central Florida area, please refrain from returning to the College until Friday, September 6, 2019, when the College is scheduled to reopen. On Thursday, our Grounds, Facilities and Security teams will be preparing our […]