COCC Website and online systems to be down beginning Friday

In order to perform critical upgrades and maintenance of online systems, all COCC online systems will be shut down from Friday, Sept. 4 through Monday, Sept. 7. The College is closed during that time for the extended Labor Day weekend.
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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office is located in Newberry Hall, Room 103, on the COCC Campus, 2600 NW College Way, Bend, Oregon 97703-5933.

Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Summer hours - June 19- August 28 are 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Friday.

Telephone Numbers:

Who to Call? 

Director Sally Sorenson 541-383-7219
Assistant Director
Employment Supervisor Christa Gunnell 541-383-7217
HR Specialist Rebecca Oprish 541-318-3714
HR Assistant Katie Ritter 541-318-3711
General HR questions 541-383-7216


It is the policy of the Central Oregon Community College Board of Directors that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, disability, gender, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status in any educational programs, activities, or employment.  Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Equal Employment Officer, c/o COCC's Human Resources Office, (541) 383-7216.  Faculty, staff, and students are protected from discrimination and harassment under Title VII of the Civic Rights Act of 1964 and TITLE IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.  Persons who, because of a physical or learning disability, need special accommodation should contact the Disability Services Coordinator, in the Boyle Education Center (541) 383-7743, in advance of their need for accommodation.  Further inquiries may be directed  to the EEO / Title IX Officer, c/o COCC's Human Resources Office, (541) 383-7216.  All selections of personnel are based upon bonafide occupational qualifications.  We encourage minorities and women to apply.  In accordance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Central Oregon Community College will hire only U.S. citizens and those alien workers lawfully authorized to work in the United States.

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