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    Community partners have come together to provide support and sharing with UCC students, faculty and staff.

    Grief sharing and counseling are available on campus, 7:30am - 5pm in the bistro - next to the cafeteria.

    The Community Health Alliance is staffing a 24-hour hotline at 541-440-3532 or 800-866-9780.

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Campus will be CLOSED Dec 19 - Jan 3 for Winter Break

  • UCC President's Search Forum

    welcome center news

    A community open form will be held to gather thoughts about what would be important traits of the new president.

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  • New Interim President

    Welcome Center WEB

    Board unanimously approves entering contract negotiations with Dr. Walter H. Nolte.

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  • Faculty Lecture Series

    Faculty Lecture Series

    Stimulate the mind and spirit by attending these fascinating 20-minute presentations.

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RiverhawksUCC actively participates in men’s basketball, women’s basketball, and women's volleyball. UCC is a member of the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges (NWAACC). Competition comes from community colleges in Oregon, Washington, and Northern California.


Go Riverhawks!

Join us for our home games and catch the Riverhawk spirit! Download our home game schedule. Updated 10/16/15

Men's Basketball Team in Action

Women's Basketball Team in Action

Womens Volleyball

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What we offer.

UCC offers a balanced mix of education and athletics in a nurturing environment. You can play sports, achieve your educational goals, and enjoy the pacific northwest in a way few can. The UCC campus is located along the North Umpqua River, a prime destination for outdoor enthusiast all year long. Play with the Riverhawks!

Why play with us.

Many of our athletes receive scholarships and go on to play for four-year universities in Oregon and beyond. In a nutshell, we can help you achieve your education and athletic goals. Play with the Riverhawks!

Athletics Director

Cheryl YoderContact
Phone: 541-440-7729

Head Coaches

Daniel Leeworthy - Contact
Men's Basketball
Phone: 541-440-7717

David Stricklin - Contact
Women's Basketball
Phone: 541-440-7737

Lacy Pinard - Contact
Women's Volleyball
Phone: 541-440-7728

Assistant Coaches

Justin Lott - Contact
Men's Basketball
Phone: 541-440-7667

Linda Stricklin - Contact
Women's Basketball
Phone: 541-440-7737

Shane Johnson - Contact
Women's Volleyball
Phone: 541-440-7728

Get connected with the UCC community

  • rita-cavin
    Rita Cavin
    Interim President
  • Emery Smith
    Emery Smith
    Social Science
  • Caroline Hopkins
    Caroline Hopkins
    Director of Student Support
  • Honey Mcnamara
    Honey McNamara
  • Tafea Polamalu
    Tafea Polamalu
    Retention Specialist
  • Susan Taylor
    Susan Taylor
  • Dave Stricklin
    Dave Stricklin
    Women's Basketball Coach
  • Jan Woodcock
    Jan Woodcock
    Social Science
  • Kira Oerman
    Kira Oerman
    Recruitment Specialist
  • Jason Heald
    Jason Heald
  • Marjan Coester
    Marjan Coester
    Student Life Director
  • Justin Lott
    Justin Lott
    Academic Advisor
  • danielle haskett
    Danielle Haskett
    Accessibility Services
  • Michelle Bergmann
    Michelle Bergmann
    Director of Financial Aid
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    Stephanie Newman
    Theatre Arts
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    Melinda Benton