Resources for Current KSOE Students

The KSOE is committed to providing students an excellent education and high-quality support. 

Career Services

The Office of Career and Professiåonal Development Services offers all SMC students Job Interview Basics, LinkedIn Profile Tips, as well access to the job posting platform, Handshake. Please visit their website for more information or make an appointment to meet with one of their counselors: careers@stmarys-ca.edu or 925-631-4600.

 

Center for Writing Across the Curriculum (CWAC)

The Center for Writing Across the Curriculum, also known as CWAC, is a free resource for all members of the Saint Mary's community. CWAC serves learners of all disciplines at any stage of the writing process and offers live videoconferencing via Zoom, Skype, Google Hangouts, or FaceTime, or audio only, via phone and document sharing. 

Fall hours are 4-8pm Sunday; 9am-6pm Monday; 9am-8pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday; 9am-2pm Friday. Students can also request other times. To schedule a session with a Writing Adviser, email cwac@stmarys-ca.edu or use this CWAC Session Scheduling Form.

 

Counseling Center

The Counseling Center offers free professional and confidential counseling and community referrals, and has an extensive collection of information available.  In response to the Drug Free Schools and Community Act, the College wishes to bring to your attention issues related to alcohol and other drug use and abuse.  If you are concerned about your own health relative to these issues, or if your concern is for a friend in distress, contact the Counseling Center at 925-631-4364. 

 

Gael Pantry

The GaelPantry is currently located in the Mission and Ministry Center Lounge, found to the right of Chapel.

The GaelPantry is available to all students who live on or off campus.  Every student has 10 points a week available to them and is available to any Saint Mary’s College student with a valid student ID number.

If you need additional food support during the COVID-19 situation, please email the MMC Director, Karin McClelland, at klm14@stmarys-ca.edu to make arrangements.

 

Recreational Facilities

Recreational facilities on campus include a swimming pool, weight room, tennis courts, and playing fields. For information, please visit the Joseph L. Alioto Rec Center. You may also contact the Recreation Department at campusrec@stmarys-ca.edu and 925-631-4949.

 

SMC Library

Librarians are available online via live chat, text message, and Zoom appointments to help you with your research and getting online access to textbooks and articles.

Databases, e-books, streaming videos, and e-journals are available from off-campus through the Library website for your research. 

For fact-based news, enjoy access to the New York Times and Wall Street Journal.
For more information, see SMC Library Services during COVID-19 or ask us.

 

Science Tech Engineering and Math (STEM) Center

The Science Tech Engineering and Math (STEM) Center provides tutoring and on-demand tutoring. Visit our website to access study guides or to connect with a tutor. Contact calc@stmarys-ca.edu or call (925) 631-5018 if you are unable to connect with a tutor or if you need further assistance.

 

Student Disability Services (SDS)

Student Disability Services (SDS) provides reasonable and appropriate accommodations for students with disabilities.  For more information, please contact SDS at 925-631-4358.

 

The Rheem Off-Campus Student Study Space

The Rheem Off-Campus Student Study Space at 380 Moraga Road is designed to serve the Saint Mary’s students who are residing off-campus for Fall 2020. Saint Mary’s staff will be on site during building hours to assist students. Parking is available, and the County Connection bus line (Route 6) is in service. Details about the SMC services and amenities available may be found below. 

Approved Users: SMC students residing off-campus (undergraduate or graduate students) 

Hours: Monday through Thursday 8 am-8 pm; Friday 8 am-2 pm; Sunday 10 am-1pm

Services for off-campus students:

  • Reservable spaces for individual study (12 partitioned single-desk office spaces with doors, 1-2 fully enclosed single-desk offices, 1 conference room table seating 2-3, lounge seating for 2-3, outdoor tables)
  • SMC WiFi connectivity
  • Cloud Printing
  • Gael Pantry order pickup, Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning Sept. 1
  • SMC Bookstore order pickup (off-campus students may choose Rheem book delivery option on the bookstore site)

Please contact Mike Hoffshire, SEAS Director, at mdh10@stmarys-ca.edu or 925-631-4361 with questions.

 

Additional Information: 
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Credential Information
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