Starring: Joel McHale, Danny Pudi, Donald Glover, Jim Rash, Ken Jeong, Alison Brie, Yvette Nicole Brown, Chevy Chase, Gillian Jacobs
From Emmy Award-winner Dan Harmon comes Community, a smart comedy series about higher education -- and lower expectations. The student body at Greendale Community College is made up of high-school losers, newly divorced housewives, and old people... More
- First Aired:
- September 17, 2009
- Air Day:
- Air Time:
- 8:00 PM
- 30 Min
September 17, 2009
Ep: 1 Pilot
Fast-talking lawyer Jeff Winger enrolls at Greendale Community College after the State Bar discovered his illegitimate degree and threatened to suspend his license, and forms a study group of unlikely friends.
September 24, 2009
Ep: 2 Spanish 101
Jeff's attempt to become Britta's Spanish project partner fails and he ends up with Pierce. Shirley and Annie help Britta with a social justice cause.
October 1, 2009
Ep: 3 Introduction to Film
Jeff joins Professor Whitman class for an easy A grade but then realizes how much work he needs to put in to pass. Britta helps Abed fulfill his dream.
October 8, 2009
Ep: 4 Social Psychology
Annie recruits Abed and Troy as psychology test subjects. Shirley and Jeff bond as they gossip about Britta and her boyfriend.
October 15, 2009
Ep: 5 Advanced Criminal Law
Senor Chang threatens to fail the whole class unless a cheater owns up;. Jeff defends the one who comes forward. Annie and Pierce team up to compose a new school song.
October 22, 2009
Ep: 6 Football, Feminism and You
While Jeff urges Troy to sign up with the football team, Britta learns girl talk etiquette from Shirley.
October 29, 2009
Ep: 7 Introduction to Statistics
Jeff must come to a decision after he makes a date with a hot statistics professor which clashes with Annie's Day of the Dead Halloween party.
November 5, 2009
Ep: 8 Home Economics
Jeff's schoolmates come to his aid when they learn he is living out of his car. Pierce joins Vaughn's band while Annie and Troy plan out his date with another girl.
November 12, 2009
Ep: 9 Debate 109
Jeff and Annie team up against City College for the debate championship. Pierce uses hypnotherapy on Britta to help her quit smoking. Shirley is weirded out as Abed's films appear to predict the future.
November 19, 2009
Ep: 10 Environmental Science
Jeff is tasked with telling Senor Chang that he assigns an unreasonable amount of homework. Troy and Abed lose their subject for a biology lab experiment.
December 3, 2009
Ep: 11 The Politics of Human Sexuality
Britta dares Jeff to find himself a partner for a double date with Pierce and his new girlfriend. Shirley and Brittahelp Annie to learn anatomy for a special health fair presentation in school.
December 10, 2009
Ep: 12 Comparative Religion
Shirley does the preparations for an upcoming holiday party. Jeff goes up against a school bully after being challenged to a fight.
January 14, 2010
Ep: 13 Investigative Journalism
While Jeff takes on the role of Greendale Gazette Journal's editor, the gang must decide whether or not to admit an eager classmate into their study group.
January 21, 2010
Ep: 14 Interpretive Dance
Jeff struggles to keep his affair a secret. Troy and Britta choose to reveal their secret to their friends.
February 4, 2010
Ep: 15 Romantic Expressionism
Jeff and Britta meddle in Annie's love life when she starts dating Britta's ex, Vaughn. Pierce feels left out of Troy and Abed's movie night.
February 11, 2010
Ep: 16 Communication Studies
Jeff attempts to reconcile his friendship with Britta after he makes a terrible mistake. Shirley and Annie want to pull a prank on Señor Chang.
March 4, 2010
Ep: 17 Physical Education
Jeff shows a little leg in billiards class when he's forced to wear the Greendale PE uniform, while the gang tries to help Abed get a girl.
March 11, 2010
Ep: 18 Basic Genealogy
It's family day at Greendale Community College and the gang's families come to campus to join in on the fun.
March 18, 2010
Ep: 19 Beginner Pottery
While Jeff takes interest in a pottery class, Pierce invites his friends to his boating class.
March 25, 2010
Ep: 20 The Science of Illusion
Pierce strives to reach a new level of ascension in his Buddhist church. Britta secretly tries to shake her reputation as a buzzkill, resulting in a prank that goes horribly wrong.
April 22, 2010
Ep: 21 Contemporary American Poultry
The group becomes popular when they start a racket in chicken fingers.Their new-found popularity inflates their egos, and Jeff realizes that he must find a way to end his friends' reign.
April 29, 2010
Ep: 22 The Art of Discourse
The group is divided after Pierce crosses a line with Shirley; Britta and Jeff face a group of young bullies and their mother.
May 6, 2010
Ep: 23 Modern Warfare
The sexual tension between Jeff and Britta becomes a hot topic in study group. A contest for a chance at early class registration turns the peaceful campus of Greendale Community College into an all-out war zone.
May 13, 2010
Ep: 24 English as a Second Language
Greendale Community College is forced to bring in a new Spanish teacher after a shocking discovery about Señor Chang. Troy discovers a trade he truly excels in -- plumbing.
May 20, 2010
Ep: 25 Pascal's Triangle Revisited
Britta and professor Slater fight for Jeff's affection; Troy is upset when Abed doesn't ask him to move into his dorm room.
September 23, 2010
Ep: 1 Anthropology 101
As the new semester begins, the study group gathers to tackle Anthropology 101; Jeff struggles to establish decorum with Britta and Annie; Señor Chang decides to enroll as a student so he can join the study group.
September 30, 2010
Ep: 2 Accounting for Lawyers
Jeff falls into old habits after reconnecting with Alan (Rob Corddry), a former law firm colleague; Abed, Annie and Troy look for dirt on Alan.
October 7, 2010
Ep: 3 The Psychology of Letting Go
When Pierce's mother dies, the group helps to comfort him. After putting Jeff in the hospital, by one of her class pranks going awry, Professor Bauer takes a leave of absence and Professor Duncan attempts to take over her Anthropology class.
October 14, 2010
Ep: 4 Basic Rocket Science
Dean Pelton asks the study group to clean and refurbish the Greendale flight simulator. After an accidental launch, Abed must navigate a safe return.
October 21, 2010
Ep: 5 Messianic Myths and Ancient Peoples
Shirley asks for Abed's creative input for a religious film; Pierce is recruited by a group of students his age.
October 28, 2010
Ep: 6 Epidemiology
Pierce and a few other Greendale students ingest a biohazard substance at the school Halloween Party, causing them to exhibit flu-like symptoms and begin turning into zombies. It is up to the rest of the gang to save themselves and the school... More
November 4, 2010
Ep: 7 Aerodynamics of Gender
After a classroom smackdown with a group of "mean girls" led by Meghan, Britta, Shirley, and Annie bond with Abed by turning him into the ultimate "mean girl." Meanwhile, Jeff and Troy embrace a zen-like spirituality under the guidance of a... More
November 11, 2010
Ep: 8 Cooperative Calligraphy
Annie's favorite pen goes missing, and she suspects that someone in the group took it. Then study room is put on lock down, and Jeff starts conducting the investigation. Troy and Abed are especially anxious to get out of the room in order to make... More
November 18, 2010
Ep: 9 Conspiracy Theories and Interior Design
When Dean Pelton starts checking class schedules, he discovers that Jeff has listed a class that doesn't exist. Abed and Troy build an elaborate blanket fort.
December 2, 2010
Ep: 10 Mixology Certification
It is Troy's 21st birthday, so the group decides to hit the bars. While Britta and Jeff are drinking too many cocktails, Shirley is taking down incriminating pictures of herself, Annie is embracing her fake identity and Abed gets into a deep... More
December 9, 2010
Ep: 11 Abed's Uncontrollable Christmas
Abed wakes up in stop-motion animation making him believe that the group must re-discover the true meaning of Christmas. With the help of Professor Duncan, the group explores Abed's winter wonderland and soon discovers the truth behind Abed's... More
January 20, 2011
Ep: 12 Asian Population Studies
The group members debate whether to add Annie’s crush, who recently enrolled at Greendale, or Senor Chang to the group. Shirley’s ex-husband comes back into the picture, and she has big news for everyone.
January 27, 2011
Ep: 13 Celebrity Pharmacology
Annie convinces the group to put on a middle school anti-drug production, but finds it continually derailed by Pierce's efforts to give himself a better role. Meanwhile, Chang attempts to connect with Shirley, while a prank involving Britta's... More
February 3, 2011
Ep: 14 Advanced Dungeons & Dragons
Abed invites "Fat Neil" to play a game of Dungeons & Dragons with the rest of the study group, hoping to boost his confidence, after Jeff becomes concerned about him being a loner. When Pierce finds out he was not invited, he joins anyway,... More
February 10, 2011
Ep: 15 Early 21st Century Romanticism
Troy and Abed compete for the attentions of the college librarian, while Britta strives to be progressive and befriends a fellow female student whom she believes is gay. Meanwhile, Jeff finds himself reluctantly hosting an impromptu party at his... More
February 17, 2011
Ep: 16 Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking
When Pierce lands in the hospital, he believes he's dying and gives the study group specific gifts that are actually meant to torment them. Britta wonders what to do with a blank check for "charity," Jeff ponders the idea of meeting his father,... More
February 24, 2011
Ep: 17 Intro to Political Science
Greendale prepares for the Vice President's visit. Dean Pelton organizes the first student elections, putting Annie against Jeff, Pierce, Leonard, and Star-Burns, among others. Meanwhile, Abed develops a friendship with special agent Robin Vohlers.
March 17, 2011
Ep: 18 Custody Law and Eastern European Diplomacy
Annie organizes a baby shower for Shirley, while Shirley plots to keep Senor Chang out of her life. Meanwhile, Britta is interested in Abed and Troy's new friend, Lukka, who has a dark past.
March 24, 2011
Ep: 19 Critical Film Studies
Jeff incorporates Abed's love of cinema and pop culture, into a specially themed "Pulp Fiction" surprise birthday for him. But the tables are turned as Abed arranges another dinner with an unsuspecting Jeff at another eating establishment.
April 14, 2011
Ep: 20 Competitive Wine Tasting
The study group chooses their spring electives. Britta and Troy explore an acting class, and Abed picks a course that studies the 1980s sitcom Who's the Boss?. Meanwhile, Jeff and Pierce take a wine tasting class where they meet a mysterious... More
April 21, 2011
Ep: 21 Paradigms of Human Memory
As the study group assemble their 20th and final diorama for their anthropology class, they reminisce about their favorite moments over the past year. Meanwhile, Troy's monkey reappears but disappears back into the ventilation system, leading... More
April 28, 2011
Ep: 22 Applied Anthropology and Culinary Arts
Just as the study group are getting ready for their final Anthropology exam, Shirley goes into labor leaving the group to figure out the best way to help. Meanwhile, a riot in the parking lot starts during the World Food Festival.
May 5, 2011
Ep: 23 A Fistful of Paintballs (1)
As the Greendale student body enjoys their year-end picnic, Dean Pelton announces plans for a small, quick, safe game of paintball. As the game heats up, alliances are formed - and broken - and friendships are put to the test. When a mysterious... More
May 12, 2011
Ep: 24 For a Few Paintballs More (2)
As the Greendale year-end paintball extravaganza continues, the game takes a dramatic turn with new intruders arriving on the scene. The study group realizes they must unite to defeat the enemy despite disagreements about strategy.
September 22, 2011
Ep: 1 Biology 101
The Greendale study group reunites. Jeff butts heads with the new biology teacher and Dean Pelton finds a new nemesis in the dean of the Air Conditioning Repair Annex.
September 29, 2011
Ep: 2 Geography of Global Conflict
Chang gets used to his new job. Britta reacts to a friend being taken hostage in a foreign country. Annie asks the group to help bring down her new friend. Professor Cligoris struggles to behave appropriately.
October 6, 2011
Ep: 3 Competitive Ecology
When the gang accepts a new person into the group, they learn how delicate their friendships really are.
October 13, 2011
Ep: 4 Remedial Chaos Theory
New roommates Troy and Abed host an apartment-warming party that takes a strange turn.
October 27, 2011
Ep: 5 Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps
The gang tells scary stories while Britta discovers that one of her pals might be a psychopathic maniac.
November 3, 2011
Ep: 6 Advanced Gay
Pierce is excited about a party he's throwing to celebrate his business success, but the affair becomes very different when his elderly father arrives.
November 10, 2011
Ep: 7 Studies in Modern Movement
The study group pitches in to help when Annie decides to move in with Troy and Abed, but the plan breaks down when she becomes frustrated by their fun-loving lifestyle. Elsewhere, Dean Pelton discovers Jeff at the mall and blackmails him into... More
November 17, 2011
Ep: 8 Documentary Filmmaking: Redux
When the school board asks Dean Pelton to make a new commercial for the school, he enlists the study group to star in his production. Meanwhile, Abed films all the activities for a documentary.
December 1, 2011
Ep: 9 Foosball and Nocturnal Vigilantism
Jeff and Shirley bond over foosball. After Annie breaks Abed's special edition DVD of "The Dark Knight", she covers it up by staging a robbery.
December 8, 2011
Ep: 10 Regional Holiday Music
When the Greendale Glee Club is unexpectedly sidelined, the school's effervescent choir director Cory Radison sets about recruiting the study group members to fill in. Skeptical at first, they eventually fall under his hypnotic spell, singing and... More
March 15, 2012
Ep: 11 Urban Matrimony and the Sandwich Arts
Andre proposes that he and Shirley remarry and a wedding date is set. Britta and Annie get busy planning the wedding and Jeff prepares to give a wedding speech, while Troy and Abed get ready to be "normal" for the occasion. Meanwhile, Pierce and... More
March 22, 2012
Ep: 12 Contemporary Impressionists
Jeff begins experiencing extreme narcissism. The group helps Abed get rid of debt by impersonating various celebrities at a Bar Mitzvah.
March 29, 2012
Ep: 13 Digital Exploration of Interior Design (1)
As the new Greendale Subway shop opens in the cafeteria, Shirley, Pierce and Britta plot to bring about its early demise. Vice Dean Laybourne makes another attempt to get Troy to join the Air Conditioning Repair Annex, while Abed and Troy find... More
April 5, 2012
Ep: 14 Pillows and Blankets (2)
The war between Abed and Troy intensifies, prompting Jeff to try to negotiate a truce between the former best friends while the rest of the group choose sides.
April 12, 2012
Ep: 15 Origins of Vampire Mythology
Annie, Troy and Abed try to help Britta avoid an old flame who has returned to town, while Jeff and Shirley set out to catch a glimpse of the mystery man. Elsewhere, Laybourne turns to Dean Pelton for help with his pursuit of Troy.
April 19, 2012
Ep: 16 Virtual Systems Analysis
When a final exam is postponed, Annie talks Abed into letting her spend some time in the dreamatorium, where an innocent simulation turns into an examination of the study group.
April 26, 2012
Ep: 17 Basic Lupine Urology
In a homage to Law & Order, the study group investigate a crime when someone sabotages their science experiment. When they discover the perp, Annie plans on prosecuting them to the fullest extent of Greendale's Code of Conduct.
May 3, 2012
Ep: 18 Course Listing Unavailable
When a beloved classmate dies unexpectedly, Britta uses skills from psychology class to counsel the study group. Chang tries to seize more control over campus security.
May 10, 2012
Ep: 19 Curriculum Unavailable
Abed becomes convinced that there is a conspiracy afoot and that Dean Pelton is an imposter. When Abed is apprehended sneaking around on campus, he is required to see a therapist, or risk being sent to jail.
May 17, 2012
Ep: 20 Digital Estate Planning
Pierce is summoned to Hawthorne Enterprises to discuss his inheritance with his deceased father's former right-hand man, Gilbert Lawson. The study group goes with him for moral support and must all pitch in to play the video game of their life on... More
May 17, 2012
Ep: 21 The First Chang Dynasty
When Chang gains control of Greendale's campus, the study group forms a plot to take back the school. Troy seeks help at the Air Conditioning Repair Annex.
May 17, 2012
Ep: 22 Introduction to Finality
Jeff and and his former colleague Alan battle in court as opposing counsel in Pierce and Shirley's sandwich shop case. Meanwhile, Vice Dean Laybourne makes one last ditch effort to win Troy over to his Air Conditioning Repair Annex.
February 7, 2013
Ep: 1 History 101
Jeff competes to earn the group places in the over-booked 'History of Ice Cream' class, while Abed struggles with the inevitable end of their time at Greendale, causing him to enter a 'happy place' in his mind showing bizarre alternative versions... More
February 14, 2013
Ep: 2 Paranormal Parentage
On Halloween, Pierce accidentally locks himself in his panic room, forcing the gang to search through his house to find the code that unlocks the door.
February 21, 2013
Ep: 3 Conventions of Space and Time
The study group goes to the annual Inspector Spacetime Convention; Annie enjoys the luxuries of the hotel; Jeff spends time with an Inspector Spacetime fan (Tricia Helfer) in the bar.
February 28, 2013
Ep: 4 Alternative History of the German Invasion
The study group starts its European history class with professor Noel Cornwallis (Malcolm McDowell); Dean Pelton is upset when Chang returns to campus.
March 7, 2013
Ep: 5 Cooperative Escapism in Familial Relations
The study group goes to Shirley's house for Thanksgiving dinner; Jeff reunites with his father, who he hasn't seen since he was young.
March 14, 2013
Ep: 6 Advanced Documentary Filmmaking
Dean Pelton asks the study group to help secure a grant for research into Chang's memory loss, while Abed films their efforts for a documentary.
March 21, 2013
Ep: 7 Economics of Marine Biology
Jeff, Britta and Annie help Dean Pelton recruit a wealthy potential student; Abed starts a fraternity; Troy and Shirley attend a physical education class.
April 4, 2013
Ep: 8 Herstory of Dance
Britta plans a Sophie B. Hawkins dance to compete with Dean Pelton's Sadie Hawkins dance.
April 11, 2013
Ep: 9 Intro to Felt Surrogacy
When the study group's balloon ride crashes in the wilderness, the friends encounter a mountain man.
April 18, 2013
Ep: 10 Intro to Knots
Annie invites Professor Cornwallis to Jeff's holiday party in the hope of getting on his good side; when the friends learn Cornwallis intends to give them a bad grade, they decide to take decisive action.
April 25, 2013
Ep: 11 Basic Human Anatomy
Annie and Shirley try to bring Leonard down. Troy and Abed re-enact a scene from a body switching film.
May 2, 2013
Ep: 12 Heroic Origins
Convinced that the study group was destined to meet, Abed pieces together everyone's past revealing that their lives have always been intertwined. Chang tries to destroy Greendale once and for all.
May 9, 2013
Ep: 13 Advanced Introduction to Finality
With enough credits to graduate, Jeff contemplates his future. The study group once again is faced with the darkest timeline.
January 2, 2014
Ep: 1 Repilot
Jeff returns to Greendale to help his former law partner gather evidence for a lawsuit; thinking Jeff is planning to help save the school, Dean Pelton calls the study group back together.
January 2, 2014
Ep: 2 Introduction to Teaching
Professor Hickey helps Jeff settle into his new job at Greendale; Abed convinces the study group to take a class focused on Nicolas Cage.
January 9, 2014
Ep: 3 Basic Intergluteal Numismatics
Dean Pelton initiates an investigation into an anonymous bandit; Jeff is suspicious when someone makes a confession.
January 16, 2014
Ep: 4 Cooperative Polygraphy
A team of investigators has the study group take lie detector tests before they can be considered for distributions from Pierce's will.
January 23, 2014
Ep: 5 Geothermal Escapism
Abed plans an epic going-away party as Troy prepares to leave Greendale; a fun game transforms into a high-stakes competition.
January 30, 2014
Ep: 6 Analysis of Cork-Based Networking
As Annie prepares the cafeteria for the midterm dance, she and professor Hickey must deal with the head custodian, the head of IT and the head of parking.
February 27, 2014
Ep: 7 Bondage and Beta Male Sexuality
Jeff helps Duncan romance Britta; Britta runs into some old anarchist friends and discovers they've moved on; Abed accidentally destroys some of Hickey's drawings; Chang has a supernatural experience.
March 6, 2014
Ep: 8 App Development and Condiments
Dean Pelton lets two designers test their new social networking application at Greendale, leading to a war among the students; Professor Hickey decides to go underground until the battle ends.
March 13, 2014
Ep: 9 VCR Maintenance and Educational Publishing
Jeff, Shirley and Hickey's discovery of a hidden stash of textbooks causes power shifts within the group; Abed and Annie play a VCR game to decide who gets to choose their new roommate.
March 20, 2014
Ep: 10 Advanced Advanced Dungeons & Dragons
When Professor Hickey reveals that his estranged son (David Cross) has a baby, the gang decides to help them reunite through a game of Dungeons & Dragons.
April 3, 2014
Ep: 11 G.I. Jeff
The gang gets animated in the vein of "G.I. Joe."
April 10, 2014
Ep: 12 Basic Story
Subway makes plans to turn Greendale into Subway University; Jeff considers an employment offer; Dean Pelton tells Annie and Abed about the school's first dean.
April 17, 2014
Ep: 13 Basic Sandwich
When everyone learns about Greendale's first dean, they embark on a mission to find his old computer lab; Subway enlists Chang to spy on the group as part of its plan to take over the school.