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About Laney

About Laney


Learn about the history of Laney College as well our mission, vision, and values.

Accessibility Statement

A user-friendly website ensures that everyone can use the site as efficiently as possible.


Information on Laney College’s Accreditation through the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges


List of all Laney’s administrators, directors, and managers.

Campus Overview

Basic facts and figures about Laney , our students, and the number of degrees we award every academic year.

Careers at Laney

Looking for a job? Laney offers life-changing and rewarding work opportunities.

Classified Senate

The Laney College Classified Senate was created to encourage participation among Classified Professionals within the Classified Senate and Participatory Governance, while building relationships with administrators, faculty, and unions.

Clery Act

Campus safety information, including crime statistics.

College Council

As the primary governing body on campus, the College Council serves as the umbrella group for the various participatory governance committees on campus and brings forward to the College President its recommendations, as appropriate, for consideration and implementation.

Consumer Information

The Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 mandates that schools provide an annual notice to all students and staff describing the availability of a wide range of consumer information.


Important contact information for all your needs.

Business & Administrative Services

Access information on our facilities, operations, rentals, and campus safety.


Check out press releases, newsletters, and stories on the amazing, innovative, and award-winning projects and people we have at Laney.

Office of the President

Office of Laney President Rudy Besikof

Office of Instruction

Office of Laney Vice President of Instruction, Rebecca Opsata

Office of Student Services

Office of Laney Vice President of Student Services

Peralta College Foundation

Give a financial gift to help our students and the college succeed.

Public Information Office

Your resource for information dissemination at Laney and to the community. Also, information on maintaining the Laney website and how to get your flyers on the campus monitors.

Strategic Enrollment Management 

Rooted in social justice, Laney College’s new mission and vision describes our community: a place where students receive access to the highest quality curriculum and instruction while they cultivate a sense of belonging that counters the pervasive inequities our students face in society.