How can we help? 

Complete the Student Interest Form and tell us what services you want more information about.  One of our staff will reach out to you with help. 

Our Services


We offer both in person and online assistance to all Ventura College students.


The Basic Needs Center provides students with the following services:

Meet Our Staff


Maria Crisosto Calderon

Basic Needs Specialist I (805) 289-6583

Alina Leos

Basic Needs Staff | (805) 289-6583

Ann Nelson

Administrative Assistant I (805) 289-6123

Alma Rodriguez

Basic Needs Center Supervisor/Financial Aid Officer I (805) 289-6360