Student organizations

Student government, clubs, and activities at Diablo Valley College (DVC) are student initiated and run.  Involvement in student organizations and activities provides opportunities to develop valuable leadership and interpersonal skills that will benefit the student while at DVC, as well as in the future. Students learn to organize and to work with others, pursue special interests, and make friends.

 

ASDVC

The Associated Students of Diablo Valley College (ASDVC) is the student government at DVC  The ASDVC is responsible for advocating for and representing students' perspectives on College and District committees, councils and task forces. Students who are interested in joining the ASDVC must meet the requirements, which include:

  • completing the petition process within the first 14 days of the semester;
  • having and maintaining at least five units at DVC;
  • be free from academic/disciplinary probation;
  • having and maintaining at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA;
  • be able to attend the weekly ASDVC meetings every Tuesday from 2-4 p.m.;
  • participating in at least one College/District or ASDVC committee;
  • attending an Information Session;
  • participating in the ASDVC Board retreat each semester.

Please visit an ASDVC meeting! The meetings are held every Tuesday from 2:00-4:00pm in the Student Union Conference room. The meetings are open to the public.

GOVERNING DOCUMENTS

ASDVC Constitution as of May 15 2012

ASDVC By-laws as of May 15 2012

ASDVC Election Code

FINANCIAL DOCUMENTS

Budget Code

Approved Budget

ASDVC Funds Request Form

ASDVC Check Request Form

 

Student Clubs and the Inter Club Council (ICC)

There are a variety of student clubs at DVC including those that focus on academics/careers; culture/diversity; recreation/sport; religion/spirituality; honor societies; and special interest topics. Students who want to start a new club must:

  • Attend a 'How to Start a New Club" workshop'
  • Have at least six currently registered DVC students as members;
  • Officers must have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA and five units;
  • Have an advisor who is a DVC employee (must complete Advisor Orientation);
  • Submit a completed "Application for Campus Club" by the deadline; and
  • Submit a Constitution.

IMPORTANT NOTE: We are not approving new clubs for the Spring 2013 semester. Please visit the Student clubs webpage for additional details.

 

Students who want to reactivate a returning club must:

  • Submit a completed "Club Renewal" form by the deadline;
  • Have at least six currently registered DVC students as members;
  • Officers must have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA and five units; and
  • Have an advisor who is a DVC employee (must complete Advisor Orientation).

 

Inter Club Council (ICC)

The Inter Club Council (ICC)  is recognized and funded by the Associated Students of Diablo Valley College (ASDVC). It consists of elected representatives from the various campus clubs. ICC meetings are held weekly during the semester in the Student Union building. It provides a forum for clubs to discuss upcoming events and ideas, vote on funding proposed events, and collaborate regarding student issues.

All clubs must have a representative attend the Inter-Club Council (ICC) meetings, which are held on Thursdays from 3:30-5 p.m. in the Student Union Conference Room.

 

ICC Governing Documents and Related Resources


ICC Code

Meeting Agendas

Meeting Minutes

 

The Brown Act (California Attorney General's Office)

Roberts Rules of Orders (San Diego State University)

 

 

 

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