Connecting the Community to the Colleges of DCCCD


Committed to improving college access rates and connecting students to the colleges of DCCCD.

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Community Development

Actively engaging the community and raising awareness of DCCCD among all populations.

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Service Learning

The DCCCD Service Learning Program offers college students an opportunity to serve at a wide variety of charitable and social agencies. Students earn college credit for their service.

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Who Are We?

The DCCCD Department of Outreach works closely with the colleges of DCCCD as well as with community groups, business entities, faith-based organizations, school districts and institutions of higher education to serve prospective students and the greater community. Our professional staff and student Street Team are engaged in events and activities that connect the community to the higher education and technical training they need to succeed. DCCCD —  higher education that actually gets you hired!

School Counselors and College Access Providers: Get information you can use to help your students, request parent and student presentations, or ask for our participation in your school’s college and career events!

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  • Email us at and let us know how we can serve you.
  • Visit Get More Info and let us provide ongoing information to you about the DCCCD programs you are interested in.
  • Check out WorkReadyU for details on free adult education programs.
  • Find out about the career training you need to support yourself and your family through our Living Wage Calculator.
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Contact Us

​Welcome to the Office of Community Outreach.  We are responsible for identifying opportunities for the college to increase community visibility and 
engagement. Develop relationships that will lead to the achievement of the college’s academic, student support, and community relations goals. Serve as a member of community and civic organizations as a representative of the college. Serve as the point of contact for external use of college facilities and facilitate college tours for external groups. Serve as the liaison for college sponsored external events. Responsible for college emeritus center. 

Mission and Goals of Community Outreach:

The mission of the Office of Community Outreach is to create opportunities for MVC to become the College of first choice for individuals who wish to pursue their academic and training needs in the Southwest geographical region of Dallas County. 

The goals of the Office of Community Outreach are to 1.  Increase awareness of Mountain View College in the community, 2.  To ensure the College is part of the fabric of the culture within the MVC service area and 3. Create a foundation for outreach activities within the service region. 

Jill Lain

Director of Marketing and Public Relations
  • W-157
  • 214-860-8845 or 214-860-8680