Instruction Office

Dean: Kim Schenk
Program Coordinator, Senior: Lesley Agostino (interim)
Office: AB-214
Departments: Curriculum Committee
Evening Office
Instructional Technology
Professional Development
Workforce Development
Hours: Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Professional Development includes:


Welcome to the Instruction Office at Diablo Valley College

At DVC, the success of our students is our first priority. Our instructional programs are designed to meet your career and academic goals. Whether you are a new or a returning student, we will do all we can to assist you in achieving those goals, as well as providing you with many out-of-the classroom opportunities and enrichment activities.

The choice of a college is an important decision and we are very pleased that you are interested in Diablo Valley College. DVC is consistently among the community colleges with the highest transfer rates to the University of California and the California State University systems. DVC also has strong career/technical programs to meet student and employer needs. Career/technical programs range from Sports Medicine to Computer Network Technology to Culinary Arts. The college also offers life-long learning opportunities to students to upgrade their job skills, develop personal skills, or pursue individual academic interests.

The Instruction Office coordinates daily, nightly, online and weekend instructional activities for the college. The office provides a wide range of support functions including:

  • Course and Classroom Scheduling
  • Faculty Evaluation Assistance
  • Department and Division Support
  • Curriculum Support
  • Program Review Support
  • Enrollment Management
  • Contract Education
  • Accreditation
  • Catalog Development
  • Community Education

Office hours during Fall and Spring terms are Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-10 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Hours during Summer are Monday-Thursday 7 a.m.-10 p.m.

We are proud of our students, the College, and over 50 years of service to the community. Join us in sharing the spirit and excitement of learning, teaching, scholarship and collegiality at Diablo Valley College.

Contact us

Kim Schenk, Senior Dean, Curriculum and Instruction

Jessica Martin
Senior Administrative Secretary - Evening Office

Steve Faghih
Scheduling Specialist

Teresa Molnar
Scheduling Specialist

Lesley Agostino
Program Coordinator, Senior (Interim)