SRJC student podcast picked up by NPR

November 8, 2021, Santa Rosa, CA —On October 18, Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) journalism students gained national recognition by having their podcast, “Chronic Catastrophe,” published on The four-part podcast examines the impact of cumulative climate change-induced disasters on peoples…

SRJC named a twenty-year top producer of Gilman Scholars for Study Abroad Program

October 28, 2021, Santa Rosa, CA — Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) was recognized on Wednesday, Oct. 27 by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs for having produced the most Gilman scholarship recipients over the past twenty years.

SRJC’s 100th Firefighter Academy supports students and the community

October 19, 2021, Santa Rosa, CA –This fall’s Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) Firefighter Academy is in its 100th class. With wildfires affecting the county more than ever, the Firefighter Academy is providing the skills and knowledge students need for a career in fire service, providing the…

SRJC awarded $4.69 million HSI STEM program grant from US Department of Education

October 13, 2021, Santa Rosa, CA – Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) has been selected to receive funding under the Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) program for its Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and allied health programs. This award will total approximately $4.69…

SRJC welcomes Dr. Michael Valdovinos as new provisional trustee

October 6, 2021, Santa Rosa, CA – The Sonoma County Junior College District (SCJCD) Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve Dr. Valdovinos as the provisional appointee for the vacant Area 7 (West County) seat at the Special Board meeting on September 30. His term will run through November…

Spring 2022 will include both in-person and online learning and services

September 30, 2021 - For spring 2022, SRJC will offer both in-person classes and online learning options for students and will allow for an increase in the number of partially and fully in-person courses where safely possible. Student services will also be offered both in-person and online.

SRJC receives third Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award

September 29, 2021, Santa Rosa, CA —Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) received the 2021 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT into Diversity magazine for the third year in a row.

Vaccine Requirement Announcement

September 15, 2021, Update to SRJC Vaccine Requirement for fall 2021 and spring 2022 semesters.

SRJC Construction Center receives $250K grant from Bank of America

September 15, 2021 (Santa Rosa, CA) – The region’s new Construction Center project, led by Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) on its Petaluma campus, is one step closer to being fully funded thanks to a $250,000 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation. 

New SRJC class trains students for music industry

Aug. 31, 2021, Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) has revamped its Digital Media: Audio program to include a newly updated curriculum as well as a new recording studio on the Petaluma campus.