This page provides information regarding PCC policies, disclaimers, and legal notices.
Reasonable accommodations for students are established on a case-by-case basis upon request for persons with disabilities. To make a request, please contact The Disability Resources Center. For accommodations for PCC employees, contact Human Resources.
Criminal background and drug checks are required if you are admitted to a limited entry program. Certain felonies or misdemeanors will preclude you from entering a limited-entry program (all health certificate and/or degree programs and Automotive). Students should check with their program advisor for specific requirements and due dates.
In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1990, the Pueblo Community College Annual Security Report is published each year in order to provide accurate information to potential and current students and employees about campus crime statistics, campus crime logs, and policies regarding the safety and security of the campus community. Download the Campus Security Report.
All CORA requests for Pueblo Community College must be submitted to the College's Custodian of Records located at 900 W. Orman Ave., Pueblo, CO 81004. Please see the procedures for filing a CORA request.
In accordance with the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) of 2003, Pueblo Community College adheres to the Federal Trade Commissions (FTC) Red Flag Rule (A Red Flag is any pattern, practice, or specific activity that indicates the possible existence of identity theft), which implements Section 114 of the FACTA and to the Colorado Community College System's Identity Theft Prevention and Detection Program, which is intended to prevent, detect, and mitigate identity theft in connection with establishing new covered accounts or an existing covered account held by the Colorado Community College System (System or CCCS) or one of its thirteen (13) community colleges, and to provide for continued administration of the Program. If a transaction is deemed fraudulent, appropriate action will occur. Action may include but is not limited to cancelling of the transaction, notifying and cooperating with law enforcement, reporting to the Student Code of Conduct Office, and notifying the affected parties.
The Family Education and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), commonly known as the Buckley Amendment, affords students certain rights with respect to their education records. FERPA rights are afforded to the students at the time of course registration. The Act helps protect the privacy of your records by requiring that PCC limits the disclosure of information from these records to third persons, as well as notify you of the right to review and correct your records.
Pueblo Community College may release the following directory information about you to the public:
For more information about FERPA policies and procedures, students can visit the FERPA page on the PCC website.
Pueblo Community College welcomes comments, suggestions, and feedback from students, clients, and volunteers. Individuals are encouraged to provide feedback or seek resolution about any concern or complaint at the lowest and informal level, progressing through the chain of command at all PCC campuses. If the concern or complaint has not been resolved through the informal process, please submit a written complaint. Learn more about the grievance procedures and processes.
Under Colorado law, no person shall be enrolled in a state supported institution of higher education for a period of twelve months following the date of a guilty verdict, guilty plea, no contest plea, or a deferred judgement and sentence for inciting riot, arming rioters, or engaging in a riot.
Pueblo Community College often uses photographs and audio/video recordings of college life, events, ceremonies, and other activities for purposes related to the educational mission of the college, including education, research, publicity, marketing and promotion of college programs. By being present in areas open to the public or at public college events and activities, individuals authorize use and reproduction by the college, or anyone authorized by the college, of any photographs or recordings taken while at the college event or activity without compensation. All such photographs and recordings (including electronic) shall be the sole property of the college.
The college may work with individuals requesting to be excluded from college photography/recordings when practical. Individuals not wanting to be photographed or recorded have the option of leaving the area being photographed/recorded.
The "Keep Jobs in Colorado Act of 2013", H.B. 13-1292, (effective January 1, 2014) requires that Pueblo Community College post its rationale for the selection of contracting method on the College's public projects. Rationale information will include project schedule impacts, cost, limitations, complexity of work and other project-specific information that impacts the selection of contracting method. Pueblo Community College will post its rational for projects governed by H.B. 13-1292 upon the date of a project's first published solicitation until thirty (30) calendar days after a Notice of Award is issued for the project.
Colorado State Board Policy (BP) 3-120 and (BP) 4-120 Provides that employees and students shall not be subjected to unlawful discrimination and/or harassment on the basis of sex/gender, race, color, age, creed, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, pregnancy status, religion or sexual orientation in employment conditions or educational programs or activities. File a complaint. See PCC's overview and purpose of sexual misconduct policy and resources available on campus and in the community.
PCC is tobacco free as of fall 2017 at all PCC campuses. Violations of this policy will subject students to disciplinary sanction(s).
For each student services transaction, students are required to verity their identification before any service is provided. Examples of identification can be:
See more about Student Transaction policies and procedures.
PCC supports the National Voter Registration Act by providing students access to voter registration information. The State of Colorado - Voter Registration Application Form is available online or at the local County Clerk and Recorder's office. Students with disabilities can access the Voter Registration Application in the Disability Resources Center.
Pueblo Community College is committed to facilitating access to instruction, communication, and business processes for the broadest possible audience. We are actively working toward incorporating the principles of Universal Design and using the World Wide Web Consortium's WGAG 2.0 - level AA standards in the design, development, implementation, and enhancement of all web-based information and services. To request accommodations for a class contact the Disability Resources Center.