News: East County

East County Campus News & Announcements

This page is your source for the latest information about EvCC's East County Campus. You can also sign up to receive the monthly East County Campus newsletter  in your email inbox and follow us on Facebook

ECEAP Preschool

New Early Childhood Education & Assistance Program (ECEAP) at Fryelands Elementary. Free preschool for eligible children 3-5 years old. Contact for more information.

Conversation Cafe

Free drop-in conversation groups meet at the Monroe Library at 10 am on Saturdays, and the Sultan Library at 6 pm on Tuesdays, until December 5th. Sponsored by the BRIDGES Center.

College Bookstore at East County

The bookstore sells textbooks for East County classes the first week of each quarter in The Chill Spot.

East County Director Mostafa GhousEast County Director Mostafa Ghous

East County Campus is active in the community. Director Mostafa Ghous and the East County staff enjoy participating in many local events.

Job Opportunities

Student LIFE Coordinator: Plan fun community-building activities for students, meet with the student council, and coordinate with main campus Student LIFE. Work study eligibility is not required. 

Work Study Positions: Several work study opportunities are available for qualifying, currently enrolled students. Currently accepting applications for 2 office assistants and one international student position. Email Jan Beatty-Adams (

Student Job CenterRegister with the Student Job Center to apply for local job listings, get help with your resume, and more.

East County in the News

  • February 3, 2017, EvCC's The Clipper, Booming East County Campus in Monroe.
  • Nov. 30, 2016, The Monroe Monitor & Valley News, "Monroe fitness center giving homeless a helping spot."                                                                             
  • EvCC 2016 Student Spotlight features East County graduate Alyssa Jackson, first Student LIFE Coordinator for East County.  
  • February 17, 2015, EvCC's Clipper, "College with a Waterfront View."
  • June 24, 2014, Monroe Monitor & Valley News, "Community awards honor good citizens." The 2014 Chamber of Commerce Community Awards drew a large crowd to the Monroe High School Performing Arts Center Thursday evening, June 12, as the chamber and a number of other organizations recognized individuals, businesses and organizations that had rendered valuable service to the community in the last year. ...Entrepreneurial Spirit Award – An organization, business or individual, recognizing the effort shown to aid in the success of fellow businesses through sharing experiences and investing time in the ventures of others: Everett Community College.
  • Dec. 12, 2012, The Herald, "EvCC's Monroe campus may need to add services as enrollment grows." Students packed the hallway last week on the third floor of the Lake Tye Building, waiting for classes to start. And it'll soon be more crowded.
  • Oct. 30, 2012, Monroe Monitor & Valley News, "Everett Community College plans branch campus for Monroe." In the third floor of the building overlooking Lake Tye, three classrooms make up the entirety of the Monroe campus of Everett Community College. So far, it’s enough for the 200 or so students taking classes there. But the college estimates that there may be as many as 1,000 more potential students in the Sky Valley, and plans to one day expand to provide for them all.