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About Yakima Valley Community College

Yakima Valley Community College is a public, state school in an small town setting in Yakima, Washington. Yakima Valley Community College was founded in 1928 and now enrolls around 4,479 students a year, including 4,479 undergrads.

Yakima Valley Community College offers housing for up to 300 students. Most students live off campus, either in nearby housing that is not owned by the college, or

Yakima Valley Community College employs one full-time professor for every 20 undergrads enrolled.

2021 Yakima Valley Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
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In-State Tuition $27,430
Out-of-State $27,430

Yakima Valley Community College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

August 12 is the final deadline to submit an application for Fall. All regular decision applicants will receive an admissions decision by September 12.

Early Admission at Yakima Valley Community College

Yakima Valley Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

Yakima Valley Community College Acceptance Rate

It is not competitive to get into Yakima Valley Community College. In 2011, Yakima Valley Community College accepted 0% of applicants. In 2021, 496 out of 496 total applicants were accepted. ### Yakima Valley Community College Waitlist 2021

Yakima Valley Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Yakima Valley Community College?

Yakima Valley Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Yakima Valley Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

Yakima Valley Community College Application Requirements

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Yakima Valley Community College Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Yakima Valley Community College.

Yakima Valley Community College Waitlist 2021

Yakima Valley Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Does Yakima Valley Community College Require the ACT or SAT?

Yakima Valley Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Dorms at Yakima Valley Community College

Yes! Yakima Valley Community College provides on-campus housing for up to 300 students.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Yakima Valley Community College.

Financial Aid at Yakima Valley Community College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. 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 don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do..

Is Yakima Valley Community College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Yakima Valley Community 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 and Debt for Yakima Valley Community College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Yakima Valley Community College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Yakima Valley Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Yakima Valley Community College Located?

Yakima Valley Community College is located in the small town setting of Yakima, Washington.

If you want to see Yakima Valley Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 82 to Yakima, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Yakima Air Terminal.

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

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College Info

PO Box 22520 Yakima, WA 98907-2520

Campus Setting: Small Town

Yakima Valley Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 12

Transfer Applications are Due

Sep 12

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Yakima Valley Community College is Aug 12.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Yakima Valley Community College is Sep 12.

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

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Yakima Valley Community College ACT Scores

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Yakima Valley Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$27,570

In State

$27,570

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$27,430
$27,430
Fees
$140
$140
Housing
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Yakima Valley Community College is like? There are approximately 4,479 students enrolled at Yakima Valley Community College. 62% percent of students attend school full-time.

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Full Time

38%

Part Time

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,479

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$27,570

Out-of-State

$27,570

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 12
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