Santa Clarita Valley History In Pictures
> COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS

Dedication Ceremony of the Permanent Campus.
College of the Canyons.


Program book, dedication of the permanent College of the Canyons campus in Valencia, signed by the keynote speaker, U.S. Sen. George Murphy. Prior to this time, classes were held on the Hart High School campus.


College of the Canyons is most pleased to welcome you to this ceremony dedicating our new campus. It heralds what we believe will be an enduring and ever-growing association with the people of the Newhall-Saugus-Valencia community who caused this college to be created.

The Santa Clarita Community College District was approved by an overwhelming vote on November 21, 1967. Last January — less than a year ago — district voters passed a $4 million construction bond issue. Preparation of this beautiful 160-acre campus site began last June.

Erection of temporary buildings classrooms, laboratories and administration quarters — began in mid-August, and classes started October 5.

While students occupy temporary quarters, working plans for four permanent buildings have already been drawn. These four initial permanent structures, targeted for completion in time for the 1973-1974 school year, will accommodate 2,500 students.

Ultimately, College of the Canyons will be enlarged to accommodate 5,000 full-time students.


LW3061: pdf of original program book, collection of Connie Worden-Roberts. Download pages and pdf here.
EARLY COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS

SEE ALSO:
• Early COC Athletics
• The Canyon Call


thumbnail

District Named "Santa Clarita," College "Canyons" (1967/1969)

thumbnail

Future Valencia Campus

thumbnail

Hart Grads Pick COC 6/1969

thumbnail

COC Opens 9/1969

thumbnail

COC at Hart 1969

thumbnail

Trustees 1969-70

thumbnail

Campus Dedication 10-26-1970

thumbnail

Instant Campus 1970

thumbnail

Modular Buildings Early 1970s

thumbnail

Graduation 1971

thumbnail

Fashions 3/1972

thumbnail

Claffey Elected 1972

Claffey Obituary 2015


thumbnail

Marketing Brochure, IRC Rendering ~1972

thumbnail

1973 Construction Bond

thumbnail

1973 Yearbook

thumbnail

Bill Leach, Award Winner 3/1973

thumbnail

IRC Construction 5/1973 (Mult.)

thumbnail

IRC, Cougar Statium Const. 7/1973 (Mult.)

thumbnail

IRC Construction 1973-74 x3

thumbnail

Reagan at IRC Dedication 1974 x2

thumbnail

1975 Yearbook

thumbnail

1976 Yearbook

thumbnail

1977 Yearbook

thumbnail

Ex-Trustee Don Benton Nominated to Run Selective Service System, 2017

RETURN TO TOP ]   RETURN TO MAIN INDEX ]   PHOTO CREDITS ]   BIBLIOGRAPHY ]   BOOKS FOR SALE ]
SCVHistory.com is another service of SCVTV, a 501c3 Nonprofit • Site contents ©SCVTV • Additional copyrights apply