WHAT STUDENT LIFE DOES
From new student orientation to degree completion, Student Life enhances student learning and success through a comprehensive array of student engagement and leadership development programs and services for all CPTC students.
Supported by the Services and Activities (S&A) Fee, collected from every student's tuition, students and department staff are committed to serving students by building a healthy, inclusive, and vibrant campus culture that engages students throughout their academic journey.
STUDENT LEADERSHIP & SERVICE CENTER
Though the Student Leadership & Service Center is available by appointment during the academic quarter for core services and functions; bus pass, food pantry pick-up, CPTC Student ID Card, Wi-Fi password reset and scheduling a meeting with department staff.
ASSOCIATED STUDENT GOVERNMENT (ASG)
The Associated Student Government (ASG) is an advocate of the student voice and a partner with other governing unites. The Student Government oversees the administration of the Associated Student Government.
Student governance meetings, which are open to the public are held on a regular basis during the fall, winter and spring quarters. Student Life advises and directs the efforts of student leadership development, student center facilities, and the Associated Student Government.
ASG FUNDING REQUESTS
The ASG welcomes funding proposals from registered student organizations and college areas that support activities and programs that foster a vibrant campus community.
FOOD SECURITY & TRANSPORTATION INITIATIVES
Since 2014, the ASG has been developing initiatives aimed at supporting student food security and ensuring students have access to transportation. CPTC students can visit the CPTC Food Pantry on a monthly basis.
Additionally, all CPTC students can ride the Pierce Transit bus system within the county for free.
During this period of physical distancing, the department recognizes the importance of developing connections and community. As such, Student Life has created a variety of virtual, web-based ways for students to foster and build communities this fall at CPTC. Be sure to connect with us on social media and student email to stay informed about upcoming events.
- Clubs & Organizations
- Community Channels
- Virtual Activities (on-demand)
- Virtual Classroom Visit Request
- Follow us on Instagram
- Like us on Facebook
- Find us on Canvas
CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS
Clubs and organizations are more important than ever as we embrace social distancing and operate via remote methods. These communities provide opportunities for students to get involved, and experience both personal and professional growth. Start your own club in six easy steps!
Annually, we host a ceremony to honor eligible student completing a degree, certificate, high school diploma, or High School Equivalency Diploma granted by CPTC during the fall, winter, spring and summer quarter of the current academic year.
STUDENT AWARDS CEREMONY
The Student Awards Ceremony is an annual event honoring students, staff and faculty for leadership and academic excellence. Nominations for the fourteen award categories are accepted from January - April each year.
MULTICULTURAL STUDENT SERVICES
The Multicultural Student Services Program at Clover Park Technical College is committed to the development of a campus community that is equitable and inclusive. While Multicultural Student Services serves all students, we specialize in supporting students from diverse, racial, ethnic and gender backgrounds. This program is part of an interconnected network of campus stakeholders and work groups dedicated to advancing the College’s commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.
NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION
As a new student at Clover Park Technical College, you are certain to have many questions. These live, web-based workshops have been designed to help you uncover the answers to your questions, navigate campus and provide you timely information about campus resources and support services.