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Here you will find significant information regarding the people, processes, and tasks related to the reaccreditation of Grossmont College by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges/ Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACCJC/WASC).

Academic Senate

Keep up to date on campus and instructional issues. Minutes and agendas are posted regularly.

Administrative Departments

Administrative Services

  • Budget and Planning
  • Business Communications/Mail Center
  • Facilities and Operations


Blackboard Request
Information for Online/Hybrid Instructors

Blackboard (Bb) containers are automatically created for all official semester classes. Regardless of whether you are teaching an online, hybrid or face-to-face course, it is highly recommended that you attend a Blackboard Training course before posting content.

If you are having difficulty accessing your Bb container, please call the
IS Help Desk at 619-644-7547
. Once you have access to your Bb container, you may contact Chris Rodgers at 644-7385 or for assistance in setting it up.

Blackboard - Create and/or modify a Blackboard Development container, or delete an existing container. To access the container request form you will need to log in with your user name and password.


Roster Information - Electronic class rosters, attendance rosters, drop rosters, no show rosters, etc...


Training - Blackboard workshops are offered throughout the semester and during Staff Development Week. Check out the Staff Development website for more details and the GCCCD Online Success website for Blackboard Tutorials.


Best Practices for Online Teaching - Learn about some of the Best Practices that
other instructors apply to have a successful online course.

Campus Scene

Newsletter for Grossmont College faculty and staff. Please take a minute to read about your colleagues here at Grossmont, and to find out what's new in other areas of our campus.

Classified Senate

Classified Senate advocates the value and contributions of classified staff to the college learning environment and success of students at GCCCD. Classified Senate also promotes the participation of classified staff in shared governance at the local state levels.

Copyright and Plagiarism 

This site is designed to provide you with information about copyright and plagiarism - for both faculty and students. You will also find links to legal materials and other websites, useful forms, and charts to help you decide whether to copy or not to copy.


For locations of DataLink machines on campus, visit .


Educational Master Plan

The Grossmont College Educational Master Plan builds upon the College's vision, mission and goals to guide the ongoing development of the institution's instructional programs, students services and administrative services.

Faculty Handbook (PDF format)

Yes, we do have one. Its been recently updated and is full of important information on policies and procedures.

Faculty Pages

Check out the creative faculty web pages for information and ideas. If you would like to create your own page, contact the Chris Rodgers Instructional Designer.

Faculty/Staff Purchase of Software

Also available for your home computer is software which can be purchased at a substantial discount through the district's agreement with Southland Technology, Inc.   Titles covered under the agreement include the latest versions of Microsoft Windows, Office Pro for Windows or Macintosh (Microsoft FrontPage 2003 is no longer available). 

Click Software for Home use to see details.

Discounts are also available on purchases made at the Apple Education Store. Visit for more details.

Grant Development Process

The purpose of the Grant Development Process is to accurately track potential grant activity, assist with the research of new grants, assist with writing grants, and to help with the technical aspects of submitting grant applications.


The Grapevine is an online, illustrated newsletter for GCCCD retirees. See what's happening with your retired colleagues and friends. The newsletter is fully searchable, archived back to 1990, and is published three times a year.

Grossmont College Authors

Grossmont College is home to outstanding faculty and staff. Many are published authors, and have been featured as part of a continuing series in the Grossmont College newsletter, Campus Scene.

Job Opportunities

Listings include positions available throughout the District.


There are a number of services available in the library including:

  • Research Assistance--in-person and 24/7 online reference chat service
  • Library Databases with full-text journals, magazines, newspapers, eBooks, and eReference books
  • Library Instruction
  • InterLibrary Loan
  • E-Chat Café
  • Research Guides
  • Book & Media checkout
  • Group Study Rooms with computers and webcams
  • Computers with Internet and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Textbooks on Reserves

The Loop

The Loop is Grossmont College's staff bulletin. It is published by e-mail every Thursday that classes are in session. Hard copies are available in the foyer of the Business/Communications office.

Only staff members can place an item in the Loop; it is not open to students or outside parties. Notices may be run up to four times a semester. President's Cabinet has ruled that business ads may not be placed in the Loop. Items must be received in the Instructional Operations Office, room 109, by noon the Tuesday before the publication date. Forms are available in the Instructional Operations Office or you may submit items by e-mail to Carefully proof all material that is submitted by e-mail. Information regarding the Loop may be obtained by calling Linda Wise, x7154 or Marsha Raybourn, x7153.

We have password protected the page since the information posted is for our District Community and not the community at large. Below are instructions for accessing the site.

Enter the following when prompted:
user name: firstname(dot)lastname
password: the same as what you use to log in to your computer and for accessing your campus email

Organizational & Governance Structures

The College's councils and committees and their communication and reporting relationships to administration.

Printing and Duplicating

Services, procedures, and policies are listed to help you get your materials printed or duplicated.

Professional Development

This site is designed to provide you with links to Professional Development programs, events, and activities offered by the Faculty/Staff Committee. You will also find the procedures and forms necessary to finish your professional development activity requirements.

Student Learning Outcomes

This website was designed to provide information to faculty and staff on designing and using student learning outcomes (SLO's). Student learning outcomes are measured learning objectives as defined by faculty and staff members. Student learning outcomes are written statements that represent student learning goals at the college, departmental, and course levels.

Strategic Plan

The annual Strategic Plan Report highlights the achievements of Grossmont College students, faculty, and staff, the President's goals and accomplishments, the 2003-04 Collegewide Priorities and Selected Accomplishments. It also includes a list of the 2004-05 Collegewide Priorities.

Syllabus Resources

Technology Plans

The Grossmont College Technology Plan, formerly the Instructional Computing Technology Plan, combines planning for both Administrative and Instructional computer technology. The Plan is developed with a two-year forecast of technology needs. To allow for emerging technology, the Plan is evaluated and updated on a year-to-year basis. 

Web Standards

The District has has developed web standards in an effort to keep a uniform look throughout the websites as well as make sure that our website meets Section 508 guidelines. Section 508 states that we must make our website accessible to all people, including the visually impaired. We have developed a web standards website for faculty & staff who have any affiliation with working on Grossmont's website including departmental and faculty pages. On this page you will find district web standards, procedures, accessibility requirements, general tips, etc...



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