Distance Education for Faculty

If you are a student, please visit our accompanying site for Cypress College Distance Education Program information created especially for you.

If you are an instructor, this site is for you. It is intended as a handy pointer to the information and support documents you routinely need as a Cypress College DE instructor.

Distance Education Faculty Links:

For more extensive reference materials and helpful documents, such as a sample welcome letter and the DE Faculty Handbook, please access the DE Faculty Handbook, located on the network shared J:\ distance education drive. We hope you find this site useful.

Distance Education staff help faculty with:

  • DE and Canvas Enrollment issues
  • Enroll in Distance Education Training
  • Enroll SI Leader, Mentee, Observer, etc.
  • Course Evaluation/Student Survey Requests
  • LTI App or Publisher Requests
  • Other issues related to Distance Education

Distance Education staff may be reached at distanceed@cypresscollege.edu.


  • Dr. Treisa Cassens, Dean
  • Terry Gleason, Special Project Manager
  • Kathleen McAlister, Distance Education Faculty Coordinator
  • Nando Yiv, Distance Learning Assistant



1st Floor of the Library and Learning Resource Center Building (L/LRC), Room 103

Contact Information

T: (714) 484-7052
E: DistanceEd@CypressCollege.edu


Monday–Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer: Monday–Thursday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Friday: Closed

Due to meetings, workshops, and other campus obligations, we are not always in the office. For the fastest response time, the best way to reach us is by email.