Support & Help
At IVC, you’ve got a support team ready to help, every step of the way. Browse through our services and resources or use our filters to find help fit for you and your needs.
Admissions and Records
Support services for admissions, pre-registration, registration, transcripts, verifications, and graduation.
Adult ESL Center
Multi-lingual support to help adult students register for free English classes, counseling, workshops and other school services.
Cost of attendance, payment information, refunds, financial holds and payment options.
Patrols campus grounds, takes crime and incident reports, conducts investigations, enforces all applicable laws, traffic regulations and provides a safe campus environment.
Chris LC Lee Authorized Testing Center
Certification exams in business, industry and information technologies. Also, facilitates remote student testing.
View the courses that will be offered during a term including its intructors, meeting times/days, prerequisites, or restrictions.
Helps create debt-free pathways to college while engaging students across California in solving problems in their communities.
Counseling Center (General / Academic)
Counseling services to help students with a variety of academic, career, and personal concerns.
Disability Support Programs for Students (DSPS)
Support services and academic adjustments to students with disabilities.
Dream Scholars Program
Information and resources to support students with DACA status who are enrolled, or interested in enrolling, with IVC.
Early College Pathway at Beckman High School
Dual enroll in classes at Beckman High School and IVC. Upon program completion, students earn a high school diploma & an IGETC Certification, which is 51 transferable credits to the UCs and CSUs.
ELEVATE AAPI at IVC
Designed to better serve Irvine Valley College’s students and the local community through targeted initiatives and expanded resources.
Elevating Men of Color through Engagement, Empowerment, and Solidarity is an initiative focused on student success and establishing camaraderie and brotherhood.
Support services for historically underrepresented and low-socioeconomic students, including, priority registration, academic/career counseling, textbook assistance, educational supplies, and more.
Financial Aid Office
Assistance with completing a financial aid application (FAFSA/CADAA), process student verification files, award grants, loans, and tuition waivers (CCPG).
Food Resource Center
Free, confidential service that provides registered students with the appropriate resources to manage a sufficient, healthy diet.
A partnership with Cal State Fullerton (CSUF) that enables students to graduate with a bachelor's degree in four years and a master's degree with one more additional year.
Guardian Scholars Program at IVC
Priority registration, academic counseling, textbook assistance and other support for students who were or are in the foster care system.
Health and Wellness Center
Medical services and mental health services by licensed healthcare providers
HEARTS Scholars Program
Counselor-led support, community building, and resources for students experiencing food and housing insecurities.
A supportive learning community that nurtures academic, professional, and personal growth in highly motivated students from all backgrounds.
International Student Center
Support services for F-1 visa students including admission, immigration advising, academic counseling, programming and more.
Irvine Valley Promise
Two years of free tuition, bookstore voucher, counseling services and other resources for eligible first-time, full-time students.
Apply to loan a laptop. The Learn to Earn program allows you to loan a laptop now, & then apply to keep that device forever after minimum criteria are met.
Research support, print and digital resources, computer labs, printers, scanners and knowledgeable, helpful librarians and staff to assist you.
Free drop-in tutoring in all math classes taught at IVC for students enrolled in the correct section of TU 301.
Mental Health Services
Individual and group therapy sessions provided by professional and caring mental health professionals.
NSF S-STEM Scholar Program
Provides full scholarships, academic support, & research opportunities for engineering transfer students demonstrating financial need.
Pride Scholars Program
Counselor-led support, community building, and resources for LGBTQIA+ students.
An academic, counseling and mentoring program that has improved college persistence and success rates for thousands of California’s educationally underserved students.
Student Basic Needs
Support to overcome non-academic obstacles like hunger, child care, financial assistance, housing needs, and more.
Students with Children
Students with children may be eligible for priority registration, additional financial aid, and specialized support programs directly through IVC.
Summer Bridge Program
For incoming IVC students to build college survival skills, persuasive speaking, communication skills, research, effective listening, study skills, goal-setting, and time management
Technology Services – Student Help
The Technology Services Help Desk provides phone and online chat support Monday through Friday, 8 am to 7 pm (closed on campus holidays).
Responds to, investigates, and seeks resolution to allegations of sex discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking.
Order your IVC Transcripts, provide transcripts of previous coursework to IVC, and request an enrollment verification.
Information, resources, and programming so to help you successfully transfer to a university of your choice.
UCI Engineering Academy
Veterans Services Center
A welcoming one-stop site for our military-affiliated students to assist with VA education benefits, medical benefits, mental health needs, and academic planning.