College of San Mateo has made the difficult decision to transition away from its management of the Crystal Springs Cross Country Course. Our goal is to facilitate a transition to another organization by the end of 2020. Until then, cross country events and community access will continue uninterrupted (subject to local shelter-in-place restrictions).
Apr 17 2020
Feb 27 2020
The 2019 Norcal champion Bulldog Football team turned its attention in the offseason to a cause that is close to home. Last year, CSM assistant football coach Mike Dovenberg wrapped up 13 months of treatment for leukemia, including a bone marrow transplant, and returned to coaching. His successful battle has been an inspiration to the team and the community.
Feb 4 2020
The CSM chapter of the national Phi Theta Kappa honor society earned national recognition in 2019. The Honor Society achieved “Five Star” status, which is PTK’s highest level of club activity and engagement.
Jan 20 2020
College of San Mateo will celebrate its centennial in 2022-23 with a major community outreach initiative, as well as commemorative videos, website, and special events.
Dec 18 2019
SMCCCD continues its implementation of a robust Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system. Here is the December update.
Nov 5 2019
The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program today named College of San Mateo as one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges. Based on strong and improving in student outcomes—including in learning, completion rates, employment rates and earnings, and equity—15 percent of community colleges nationwide have been invited to apply for the Aspen Prize.
Oct 29 2019
Students may now designate their preferred name on SMCCCD records and in their SMCCCD email address.
Oct 20 2019
Vehicle burglary is a crime of opportunity. Most thefts occur when valuables are left unattended, and out in the open to anyone that is walking by your vehicle. The Department of Public Safety offers these tips to help prevent crimes.
Oct 20 2019
Recent CSM graduate Andreas Langenbacher was notified that his paper was accepted and published online by “Think You?!,” the journal of the Bay Area Honors Research Symposium.
Oct 20 2019
New law requires county probation departments and DJJ to provide access to online college courses to incarcerated youth and encourages new on- and off-campus partnerships for youth.