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West Valley College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

12,245 Students

100% Admitted

  • 7,779 full time
  • 8,460 part time
  • 2,013 men full time
  • 1,772 women full time
  • open enrollment

7,779 Undergraduates

$1,104 Tuition/Year

  • 1,260 Non-Degree
  • $1,104 in state
  • $79 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,854 books and supplies

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
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  • 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!…

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  • Brad from San Jose, CA
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  • 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,…

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  • Garrett from San Jose, CA
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  • 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…

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  • Andrea from San Jose, CA
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  • 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!)…

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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.

West Valley College
  • Located in Saratoga, CA
  • Public
  • 12,245 students enrolled
  • - admitted
  • $1,104 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
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  • Kicked out of SJSU
  • 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.

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