Janet Norris and Kriss Costa have trained over 500 women in gun safety. Photo courtesy of Janet Norris.


Gun safety for women

J&K Firearms Training owners Janet Norris and Kriss Costa have taught mostly women in San Benito and Santa Clara counties to be safe with guns and know how to use them.

Gavilan College campus in Gilroy. Photo by Robert Eliason.


Gavilan College Campus Closed Due to Power Outage

The main campus is closed but other Gavilan locations will not be affected.

Gavilan College campus in Gilroy. Photo by Robert Eliason.


Gavilan Community College is here to help you succeed

Fall 2021 classes begin August 23.

Reservoir in Pinnacles National Park. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.


Gavilan College’s English 1A moves to Pinnacles National Park

Readings and writing will focus on how gender and race shape our relationship to the outdoors and the importance of place in our lives. 

Anna's Hummingbird feeding on Mexican sage. Photo Carmel de Bertaut.

News Release

UC Master Gardeners Classes for June 2021

Classes on how to grow vegetables in containers, growing a hummingbird garden and a Q&A session.

San Benito High School. File photo.

Children and Youth

New courses approved for San Benito High School

Courses include engineering, game simulation, environmental studies, Spanish, drama improvisation and yoga.

English major and honors student Nicole Jensen, from San Juan Bautista, walked the center aisle at Gavilan College's Spring 2018 graduation amid applauding faculty. Photos provided by Gavilan College.

Schools & Education

Gavilan College winter and spring enrollment now open

First-year students who graduated from a California high school may be eligible for free tuition.

Students in Hollister participating in International Day of Peace activity

Business / Economy

Gavilan College adds new transfer degree in Social Justice Studies

The Associate in Arts in Social Justice Studies for Transfer degree is designed to prepare students for a seamless transfer into the CSU system to complete a bachelor's degree in Social Justice Studies and related majors. Career pathways include social wo


Business / Economy

Gavilan’s Hollister site a hub for new, returning Gavilan College students

The Briggs Building in downtown Hollister is a magnet for Gavilan College students. With Spring semester underway, there is still time to register for Late-Start classes.

Studying in the Briggs Building

San Benito Lifestyle

Registration open for Gavilan’s Fall classes in San Benito County

A variety of class locations will be available in Hollister and San Juan Bautista

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Gavilan College six-week summer session starts June 19

Classes will be offered in Hollister, online, and at other Gavilan locations

Registration Calendar

Schools & Education

Register now for Summer and Fall classes at Gavilan College

Summer session starts June 20, and Fall semester starts Aug. 29 in Gilroy, Hollister, Morgan Hill and online


San Benito Lifestyle

Register now for Spring Semester at Gavilan College

All students can register now for Spring 2016 classes at Gavilan College. Spring semester starts Feb. 1 (Aviation classes start Jan. 14)

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Sports & Recreation

Tabata Bootcamp and Spinning Classes in Hollister

Join our "Beat the Holidays" Bootcamp and learn how you can stay fit, keep the pounds off and enjoy this holiday season! By engaging in our 40 Minute High Intensity Interval Training Classes that meet 3Xs a week, you will boost your metabolism, have more



CMAP Announces Summer Schedule

Summer media courses start at the end of June, including workshops on GoPro video, smartphone videography and citizen journalism