CTC

Frequently Asked Questions


Clark College at Columbia Tech Center (CTC) is located at 18700 SE Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver, WA 98683.


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How do I purchase my books?
All textbooks and supplies for Clark College classes offered at Columbia Tech Center are available for purchase at the Clark College Bookstore. Students attending Clark College at Columbia Tech Center have two options for obtaining their books:
  1. Visit the Clark College Bookstore on the main campus, located in Gaiser Hall, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way. 
  2. Shop the Clark College Bookstore online for home delivery. Books and information for the current or upcoming quarter become available in store and online the week of finals each quarter. Dates and other pertinent information will be posted on the bookstore Web site when registration begins.
Is there a library at Clark College at Columbia Tech Center?
Students at Clark College at Columbia Tech Center receive services comparable to those provided on the college’s main campus – including research, instruction, and access to various library holdings, including course reserves and subscription databases.  Students can request items from Clark College’s Cannell Library as well as 38 other academic libraries in Washington and Oregon. Library materials will be transported to CTC via courier.  The CTC Library is called the Information Commons and is located in room 219 (second floor).   The Information Commons features two rooms for collaborative group study and an open area with computers and work space for individual student use.

Are there computer labs at Clark College at Columbia Tech Center?
Students at Clark College at Columbia Tech Center have access to computer labs and computer lab assistants just as they do on the main campus.  The CTC Computer Lab is located on the second floor in room 203..

Is there food service at Clark College at Columbia Tech Center?
No food services are currently offered at Clark College at Columbia Tech Center. However, there are many restaurants within walking distance of the building.  CTC does have vending machines and a microwave on the second floor.

What about student activities?
Clark College students attending classes at Columbia Tech Center may participate in student organizations and student government committees and are encouraged to attend events and activities on Clark's main campus.  A few times every quarter, ASCC sponsors events such as Welcome Week at CTC.  Most CTC student events will be located in The Nest (open seating area on the 2nd floor at the top of the stairs)..

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