Resources

PERSONAL 

Need to Borrow Technology?

Students who need to borrow a Chromebook, hotspot, or calculator in order to complete coursework, may submit a request on the Library Technology Services webpageAlso, email arrizong@smccd.edu so he can follow up with your request. Current enrollment at the college will be verified prior to issuing technology.

 

FINANCIAL AID:

The Cañada College Financial Aid Office is open for remote services during our regularly schedule hours. Please see our web page where you can Ask Cody (our chatbot) general financial aid questions, get assistance from a staff member during our Zoom Drop-In Hours, apply for our annual scholarships (the 2021-22 application deadline is March 2, 2021) and submit your financial aid documents securely through the Financial Aid DropBox

All questions can be directed to our campus email at canadafinancialaid@smccd.edu or phone (650) 306-3308. Make sure to include your student ID (G number) in all communications. Remember to check your student email and WebSMART regularly for any updates from our office.

 


FREE INTERNET

FREE DRIVE-UP WIFI now available at Cañada College, College of San Mateo, and Skyline College! Register here

Comcast is offering two months of free high-speed internet to certain new customers who qualify for public assistance. See Comcast Internet Essentials for information.


FREE GROCERIES

For you and your family! Drive-thru community market every Wednesday at Skyline College @ 11am - 1pm, Friday 11am-1pm @ College of San Mateo (CSM).

See flyer here


HOUSING ASSISTANCE
 

Go to the Center for Student Life and Leadership Development Housing Assistance webpage for more information.

 

DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER (DRC)

Please see the Disability Resource Center website for additional resources: https://canadacollege.edu/disabilityresourcecenter/index.php


PERSONAL COUNSELING

Please see the Personal Counseling Center website for additional resources: https://canadacollege.edu/pcc/index.php


HEALTH CENTER
 

Cañada College Health Services is now offering virtual appointments to all enrolled students. For more information regarding schedules or non-urgent future appointments, please emailcanhealth@smccd.edu or call (650) 306-3309. For more information, visit the Health Services webpage.


SPARKPOINT 

Remote financial coaching and education services are available through SparkPoint. For more information, visit the Sparkpoint webpage.  

STUDENT LIFE

No matter where you are, you can still get involved and find your community at Cañada College! Learn more about the events, clubs, Student Senate, and leadership programs you can get involved here. We’re also still making Student Body Cards and providing Housing Assistance meetings; contact us at canstudentlife@my.smccd.edu to get started today!


VETERAN’S SERVICES AND THE VETERAN’S RESOURCE & OPPORTUNITY CENTER 
 

Remote services are available for the Veterans by calling (650) 306-3250 or emailing cuevasa@smccd.edu.  If you are seeking food, housing or any other community resources, please call 211 or contact your nearest San Mateo County Core Agency.

 

FIRE RELIEF AID FOR STUDENTS

Those affected by wildfires can qualify for emergency funding. If you are enrolled this fall in at least one unit and if you live in an area affected by the current or recent evacuation orders. Complete this form

 

ACADEMIC

NEW ONLINE EDUCATION WEBSITE 

 “Virtual campus” website has launched to provide online education resources and information on how to access student services online. 


LIBRARY
 

For the Spring 2021 semester the Library will offer fully online reference services during standard operating hours. Streaming films and many databases, e-books and research tools are available 24/7. Please visit the Library website for more information. 


LEARNING CENTER & STEM CENTER

All in-person Learning Center and STEM Center operations have transitioned to web-based services. Tutoring for the majority of subjects (Math, English, Social Sciences, Sciences, etc.) are available online. For more information visit the Learning Center tutoring website or the STEM Center tutoring website


LEARNING CENTER OPEN OFFICE HOURS:

Are you still getting used to the new online format? Do you miss the Learning Center and wish you had a spot to meet with your friends, host a study group or get your questions answered? The Learning Center can help! Join us and the STEM Center during open office hours. It's just like the Learning Center you know and love, only virtual! Click or copy the link below during the LC open office hours to connect: www.tinyurl.com/zoomLC


ONLINE PEER MENTORING SUPPORT

The Peer Mentors at Cañada College are here to help you adjust and succeed! Peer mentors support their student mentees by encouraging them to embrace college life and increase their knowledge about resources that will help them succeed. For more information visit the  Learning Center website.

 

 Latest COVID-19 information for SMCCCD campuses: https://covid-19.smccd.edu/