- Remote instruction began April 6, 2020.
- Practice logging in to the Peralta Student Portal to access your Peralta email and Canvas. Here is a Resource For Portal Login Help.
- We have more resources on the Student Resource Site. Read the first module entitled “In Case Of Campus Closure: Student Resources And Support.”
- For immediate Canvas help, you can also call 24/7 Canvas phone support at (844) 600-4955
- If you have an IT issue email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 510.464.3233
- For the latest on news & events, click here
- For all general questions and support, please email Laneypio@peralta.edu
- Grab and Go Meals: Locate a Grab and Go site near you here. Please know, this information is changing constantly and we are doing our best to keep you updated.
What you need to know about remote services:
- Contact your instructors for questions about classes and coursework.
- If you are unable to connect with your instructor, contact your dean. Click here for the list of deans and access their contact information.
- If you need an e-book or have general questions for the bookstore, online chat is available here https://laney.edu/library/.
- If you need help with Canvas, call the 24/7 Canvas phone support at (844) 600-4955.
- For information about student support for online classes click here.
- To connect with a counselor visit https://laney.edu/counseling/.
- Please note, the petition to graduate has been extended to March 27.
- If you have a CalWorks, EOPS, CARE, or NEXTUP question, please visit https://laney.edu/calworks/.
For information about free or low-cost computers and WiFi:
- Loan a Google Chromebook from Laney free of charge! — COMING SOON
- More information on how to access low-cost computers visit https://www.pcsforpeople.org/ & https://www.techexchange.org/for-individuals.html.
- For information on how to access low-cost hot spots visit https://foundationccc.org/What-We-Do/Student-Success/California-Connects & https://shop.collegebuys.org/community-connects-4g-lte-mobile-internet-p5613.aspx.
- To access free Wi-Fi by Xfinity, visit https://wifi.xfinity.com/ to learn more.
- If you are over 18 and are in need of produce or a hot meal, please contact the Alameda County Food Bank. Visit their website to learn more https://www.accfb.org/get-food/.
- East Bay Community Law Center: If you need help renewing your DACA, or have any questions about your immigration status, be sure to make an appointment to speak to an immigration advocate! Clinic appointments can be scheduled online here. At this time, all appointments will take place by phone or video. For questions, please email email@example.com.
- You can find a list of health, housing, and resources for undocumented communities online here from Immigrants Rising. The California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance is also regularly updating their website with a list of COVID-19 resources for undocumented Californians here.
- The Worker’s Guide: Your Rights During the Coronavirus (COVID-19): Attached is a guide to workers’ rights during the COVID-19 outbreak, prepared by Centro Legal de La Raza, Legal Aid at Work, and Bet Tzedek. This guide answers frequently-asked-questions about unemployment, reduced hours, reduced pay, government benefits, and more. You can find more information at Legal Aid at Work’s website here. Additionally, Legal Aid at Work offers helplines and (virtual) Worker’s Rights Clinics; you can request an appointment here.
- Unemployment Insurance Benefits in California: Click to view and download a step-by-step guide (Click here to view the Spanish version) for applying for unemployment insurance benefits online at the State of California Employment Development Department (EDD) website. Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits is a government program that will provide unemployed workers with cash benefits (about 60% of wages) if they are eligible. If your claim is approved, a payment is made weekly on a Visa card that is mailed to you.
- Family Preparedness Plan for Individuals Without Legal Status: (View Spanish the version here & view Mandarin version here): For families with mixed immigration status, we recommend having a family preparedness plan. This document (available in English, Spanish and Mandarin) is from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, and includes information about how to prepare for a family emergency.