Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

West Valley College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

12,245 students

100% admitted

  • 3,785 full time
  • 8,460 part time
  • 2,013 men full time
  • 1,772 women full time
  • open enrollment

10,985 Undergraduates

$1,104 tuition/year

  • 1,260 Non-Degree
  • $1,104 in state
  • $74 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $2,415 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Diane from San Jose, CA
  • 0
  • west valley is a healing educational setting in a park like oasis. a definate find for a school. but shhhh keep it quiet. we don't want the secret getting out!…

  • Feb-09-2012 Read More
  • Brad from San Jose, CA
  • 0
  • West Valley College is a great place to earn your 60 units, in a cheap and efficient way. The teachers really care about there students. The campus is really pretty,…

  • Apr-07-2012 Read More
  • Garrett from San Jose, CA
  • 0
  • There is a lot of natural mountain scenery around the campus; a creek runs through the center of the campus. The campus is one hundred acres: large enough to teach…

  • Feb-28-2014 Read More
  • Andrea from San Jose, CA
  • 0
  • This is an excellent place to finish your general education requirements if you hope to transfer (you might even be able to get an AA degree if you plan accordingly!)…

  • Apr-16-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

West Valley college is committed to the broad educational mission of the California Community College system, which is in part, to offer lower division academic instruction and career preparation and to promote lifelong learning, intellectual rigor, aesthetic appreciation, respect for individual and world views, and responsible citizenship both locally and globally. the college is also committed to fulfill its mission to advance California's economic development by creating economic opportunities in the communities it serves.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Kicked out of SJSU
  • Sep-07-2011 I am a current student here

    I enjoy being at West Valley. The campus is beautiful and there are so many people who want to make friends. Teachers are available on their off hours and there are almost always fun activities taking place around campus.

    Read More