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Valencia College

Orlando, FL 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate93%
Acceptance Rate93%

About Valencia College

Valencia College Overview

Valencia College is a public, state school in the city of Orlando, Florida. Valencia College was founded in 1967 and enrolls 45,949 undergrads and no graduate students.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Valencia College for Fall 2023 is August 7.

Student Involvement at Valencia College

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Valencia College's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Valencia College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Valencia College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Valencia College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Valencia College on the Student Life page.

2022 Valencia College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 93%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 27%
In-State Tuition $2,203
Out-of-State $8,812
Percent of Need Met 29.72%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $6,726

Is Valencia College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better sense of what Valencia College offers and if the college might be the right college for you.

Valencia College Acceptance Rate 2022

Valencia College admitted 93% of all applicants in 2022. Last year, 16,145 students applied to Valencia College and 14,980 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Valencia College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Valencia College Grads

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Valencia College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Valencia College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Valencia College's endowment was $70.3 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Valencia College spends about $2,952 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Valencia College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Valencia College meets 29.72% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $6,726 a year.

In 2020, students graduated with an average of $21,334 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Valencia College.

Based on this information, is Valencia College the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Valencia College a good school for you?

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Where is Valencia College?

Valencia College is located in the urban setting of Orlando, Florida, in the suburbs of Orlando.

If you would like to see Valencia College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 4 to Orlando, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Orlando International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Valencia College and Orlando are like without leaving home.

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College Info

PO Box 3028 Orlando, FL 32802

Campus Setting: Urban

Valencia College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 7

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Valencia College is Aug 7.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Valencia College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Valencia College ACT Scores

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Valencia College SAT Scores

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Valencia College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$16,457

In State

$23,066

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,203
$8,812
Fees
$490
$490
Housing
$12,512
$12,512
Books
$1,252
$1,252

Student Life

Wondering what life at Valencia College is like? There are approximately 45,949 students enrolled at Valencia College. 30% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from FL and 3% percent of students are from other states.

30%

Full Time

50%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

45,949

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

93%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,693

Out-of-State

$9,302

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 7
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