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Welcome to the APASS Program

Welcome to the APASS Program


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Because of COVID-19, Laney College will keep classes online in Summer & Fall. If anything is changed, we will update ASAP.

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By now you have received the email from the Peralta Community College District and from President Gilkerson of Laney College, that in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the district has cancelled face-to-face classes and that the dates for Spring Break are currently March 16- March 20th.  Additionally, to maintain compliance with the Shelter in Place Directive issued by Alameda County and to maintain the health and well-being of all students and staff, all classes are cancelled and all Peralta campuses and district offices are closed until June 30, 2020.

Although the APASS Office is currently closed to visitation, we will continue to provide services, at a limited capacity, to support you during this transition.  If you need assistance with canvas, email, counseling, and canvass tutoring our staff is here to support you remotely.

To get in contact with us you can email apasslaney@peralta.edu

Laney COVID 19 Student Resources


Schedule Counseling Appointment

email: apasslaney@peralta.edu


APASS will remain closed through June 30, 2020. If you have any questions , feel free to contact our email. ( APASS office email: apasslaney@peralta.edu or Counselor Nancy email: ntrinh@peralta.edu)


APASS is in partnership with ASLC to celebrate Lunar New Year.




Laney’s One-Stop Saturday enrollment event.


OHS Campus Tour

Over 100 Oakland International high school students came to visit Laney College. APASS is in partnership with Welcome Center to provide a tour for them.



Undocumented Student Week of Action

Ted Talk Discussion

“Actions are illegal, never people”




Laney College AANAPISI leads delegation to meet with U.S. Senators Kamala Harris and Dianne Feinstein to emphasize the importance of passing the vote on the FUTURE Act.

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U.S. Senator Kamala Harris

Laney College AANAPISI Director Dr. David Lee, U.S. Senator Kamala Harris District Director Adam Mehis, Laney College Dean Dr. Mildred Lewis, Laney College students Huizhen Su and Jun Xian.


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U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein

Laney College  AANAPISI  Director Dr. David Lee, Mission College AANAPISI Director Brian Goo, U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein District Director Jim Lazarus, Laney College Dean Dr. Mildred Lewis meeting this morning about support for FUTURE Act. Joined by Laney College students Huizhen Su and Jun Xian.


KTSF 26, one of the most famous Chinese TV channels, reported our event to celebrate the #AANAPISIWeek#



On Tuesday 09/24/19 President Tammeil Gilkerson and Mike Lok, OCA-Asian Pacific American Advocates East Bay Chapter hosted a press conference with AAPI elected officials in Laney College Quad.

#AANAPISI WEEK# is happening in this week! Come support us at 2 PM, September 24th​, in the Laney College Quad.


APASS Student Ambassadors helped the local community get registered to vote at Laney College Quad.



On September 12th, 2019, APASS hosted the 2019 Moon Festival at the Laney College Quad. Along with moon cakes, APASS celebrated the holiday by bringing the traditional Chinese Lantern Riddles game to students. The event was a great success which had over one hundred students participated.

A Call To Action

At the Peralta Colleges Spring 2019 Flex Day, on January 18, 2019, Robert Teranishi, UCLA Professor of Social Science and Comparative Education, gave a speech entitled “A Call To Action”.

APASS Graduation Ceremony 2019

Welcome to Laney College


Student Success Completion Grant

Chinese version

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