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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

14000 Fruitvale Ave Saratoga, CA 95070-5698
Phone: (408) 867-2200
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West Valley College
  • Located in Saratoga, CA
  • Public
  • 12,245 students enrolled
  • - admitted
  • $1,104 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Sara
  • Dec-06-2016 I am a current student here

    If you don't know what your major is going to be, you should take your general education classes first but you should throw in a class where you think you might be interested in and see where that leads you.

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  • Shelby from Sunnyvale, CA
  • Feb-22-2015 I am a current student here

    The registration process is really simple, and you get accepted and a student ID number fast. People at this school are really friendly, but also take school seriously. I absolutely love going here and even though i'm transferring soon, will always look back at WVC positively

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  • Amy from San Jose, CA
  • Dec-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Consider that a community college can provide excellent education for your first two years in a financially responsible way.

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  • Kevin from San Jose, CA
  • May-25-2014 I am a current student here

    The most important tip for ANY student (regardless of their major) would be for them to do their homework. Teachers assign homework for a reason; and even if its not weighted significantly high it makes excellent learning material that should be constantly reviewed before any quiz or test. Another important tip is to attend EVERY class and always try your hardest.

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  • Garrett from San Jose, CA
  • Feb-28-2014 I am a current student here

    They have weeks dedicated to stress awareness among other health issues, and transfer days where universities visit the campus. The counselors did not do too good of a job with help, however. They asked what school you would like to go to, give you the requirements for transfer, and then send you on your merry way. If the question is asking for any advice I can give to students, here are a few. Use breaks given in longer classes to walk around the campus. It's a great way to refresh the mind. Also, don't be afraid to use the health service center, they have free ibuprofen and sometimes they will have free (in cost and sugar) candy. Finally, meet your online teachers at least once in person, they'll be nicer in their emails to you if you do. Asking them a question during office hours is a great way to accomplish this.

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