• UCC Thanks Our Community
  • Recovery Website
  • Need to talk?

    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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  • IamUCC hashtag
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Campus will be CLOSED Nov 26-29 for Thanksgiving and 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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Fast Facts

UCC Employees 2014Umpqua Community College provides life-changing education to the residents of Douglas County. This has enriched the lives of generations, fulfilling the hopes entrusted by the community when the institution was founded. Today, UCC is an engaged, dynamic campus, where learners of all ages create new futures for themselves and their communities.

2013-14 Enrollment

  • Total unduplicated headcount – 13,604
  • Full-time equivalent (FTE) – 3,041.96
  • Headcount of credit students – 3177
  • Full-time – 740
  • Part-time – 2,437
  • Community Education – 10,427

Featured Facilities


UCC is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, and the Oregon State Board of Education.

Our Board of Trustees

Our Students 2013-14

  • Average Age – 37.76
  • Female – 57.76 percent
  • Male – 42.24 percent
  • President’s List Honorees – 234 per term

Top Five Transfer Majors

  1. Nurse in TrainingArts and Letters
  2. Nursing
  3. Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic
  4. Computer Science
  5. Human ServicesCriminal Justice (tied)

Top Five Career and Technical Majors

  1. General Studies with Technical Minor
  2. Nursing
  3. Human Services
  4. Computer Information Systems
  5. Paralegal Studies

Umpqua Community College serves its students by offering the lowest tuition in the state’s two-year college system.

Student Life

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
  • Stephanie Newman
    Stephanie Newman
    Theatre Arts
  • Melinda Benton
    Melinda Benton