College and Career Information Centers (CCIC)

The College Information Centers enhance access to higher education for students attending Oakland schools and trying to get to college. Our mission is to provide information and college advising services related to college admission, financial aid and other topics associated with pursuing a higher education.
One-on-one and workshop style services provided at the Centers include the following:

  • Meetings with college access representatives; College Advisors; College Representatives.
  • College Resources Library; Applications for Colleges; Financial and Scholarship Applications; Information on SAT/ACT; Classroom Presentations and Workshops.
  • Materials on Careers; College Knowledge Info; Career Exploration; Parent Information; Job Opportunities.


Services at the centers are open to all students at the school sites. Come visit us at:

Life Academy High School
Room: 242
2101 35th Ave.

Castlemont High School
Room: The Library
8601 Mac Arthur Blvd

MetWest High School
Room: C-206 (2nd floor)
314 E. 10th St.

McClymonds High School
Room: College and Career Center
2607 Myrtle St.

Fremont High School
Room: College and Career Center
4610 Foothill Blvd.

Sojourner Truth/ Rudsdale 
8251 Fontaine St.

Our services are free of charge.

Sponsored by: East Bay Consortium of Educational Institutions / Cal-SOAP and the CCIC schools.