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Foothill College Student Life

Foothill College is on a 122-acre campus in a suburban setting in Los Altos Hills, California, not far from San Jose. Foothill College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Foothill College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Foothill College students' favorite campus traditions are Career Day, Club Day and Transfer Day.

Foothill College Housing

Foothill College does not offer housing.

All Foothill College students live off campus Foothill College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Is Foothill College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Foothill College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Foothill College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Foothill College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Foothill College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Foothill College, take Interstate 280 to Los Altos Hills, CA. If you need to fly, book your flight to San Jose International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in California you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Foothill College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Foothill College Students

52%

Women

48%

Men

33%

Full Time

67%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

30%

29%

22%

7%

5%

4%

2%

1%

0.44%

Undergraduate Students

15,765

Non-Resident / International Students

982

Foothill College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

15,765

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$1,563

Out-of-State

$9,528

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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