In the Loop (Students)


Student in the Loop
July 15 - 19

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Long Beach City College is proud to introduce our Student In the Loop email. This weekly email is aimed to keep LBCC students aware of upcoming events, workshops, registration dates, and other helpful information.

Student Loop Information

No Parking on First Floor of Parking Structure J – Thu., July 18

Please be aware that the first floor of parking structure J at LAC will be reserved on Thu., July 18 from 7:30 am – 1:00 pm for the annual State of the College event. Both staff and student spots will be reserved for guests. Thank you in advance for accommodating our guests!

Sign Up for Fall Semester!

Sign up for Fall Semester today! Registration is now open. Classes run Aug. 26 – Dec. 14. Visit for class listings, registration information and more.

Summer Registration Ongoing Second Session

There is still time for students to take the next step toward their degree or certificate by taking a class this summer. Register today for the five-week session which begins July 17. Visit for class listings, registration information and more.

Are you Earthquake Ready?

The recent earthquakes are a reminder that everyone should prepare for emergencies. You can sign up for Alert Long Beach and receive notifications in the event of an emergency, severe weather or any other incident that would impact the City of Long Beach’s operations. And the time to prepare for the next earthquake is now. Here are some helpful steps you should take to get ready.

Two Easy Ways to Support LBCC Students and Programs

There are two ways that you can support LBCC every time you shop!

  1. Give back when you shop at Amazon. Go to and designate the Long Beach City College Foundation (tax ID # 95-3297459) as your charity of choice and a small percentage of all eligible purchases will go towards benefitting LBCC students and programs.
  2. Sign up for Ralph’s and Food4Less Community Contributions Programs. These programs support non-profits through the donation of up to 4% of eligible purchases when you register your Rewards Card to support LBCC. To sign your card up, go to or and create an account with your Ralphs or Food4Less Rewards Card. Then scroll down to Community Rewards, click Enroll, and enter Long Beach City College Foundation, account RY382 for Ralphs and NS820 for Food4Less.
Summer Hours for Bookstores, Viking Express & Cafeterias

Here are the summer business hours for the Bookstores, Viking Express, and cafeterias at LBCC.

  • Viking Bookstores at LAC and PCC are open Mon – Thu from 7:30 am - 5:00 pm.
  • The Viking Express at LAC, Bldg. T, is open Mon - Thu from 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.
  • The Viking Express at PCC, Bldg. GG is open Mon - Thu from 7:30 am - 3 pm.
The LAC Viking Food Court and Nordic Cup are located in Bldg. E, LAC; PCC Cafeteria is located in building GG, PCC. Both are open Mon – Thu from 7:00 am – 2:00 pm. LBCC is closed every Friday during summer.
Student Technology Help Desk – Summer Session

The Student Technology Help Desk team is ready for the summer session! Stop by and visit us at LAC, PCC or contact us via phone or email. Visit us online for helpful guides, videos, and LBCC resources. You can find our hours and specific locations online at

First Floor of Library Closed for Summer Renovations

The first floor of the LAC L Building Library will be undergoing renovations and is closed until mid-late August. Library materials, except reserve textbooks, will not be accessible. The reserve textbook collection will be located in L-203 and available for check-out by enrolled students. All online article databases and e-books will be accessible. If you have more questions, please contact

Is Your Information Up-to-Date for Emergency Notifications?

In order to be notified as soon as possible regarding campus emergencies and other important news, please check to see if your mobile phone number is updated in your LBCC profile located in PeopleSoft or the Viking Student System. For students, please check out our guide to update your phone, and a guide to update your email. The LBCC notification system works based on your most updated contact information.

Student Loop Events

Nutrition & Dietetics Open House – Tue., July 23

The Long Beach City College Nutrition and Dietetics Program invites all current and prospective students, parents, and friends to join their open house event. Learn about the Nutrition & Dietetics Program, plan your 2019-2020 class schedule, meet instructors, and see the facilities! The open house will be on Tues., July 23 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. in room F-110, LAC. For more info, visit

Hands-On Workshop: Metal Fabrication Fundamentals

Interested in expanding your metal fabrication skillset? Receive hands-on training in cutting, forming, and welding with this three-day workshop. Learn from top industry speakers at fully-equipped college fabrication shops through classroom instruction, shop demonstrations, and hands-on exercises. This three-day workshop will take place from Mon., July 29 to Wed., July 31 at Long Beach City College. For more information, visit

Student Loop Workshops

No new workshops at this time.

Student Loop Reminders

No new Reminders at this time.