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Yakima Valley Community College Student Life

Yakima Valley Community College is on a 20-acre campus in a small town setting in Yakima, Washington. There are many activities and organizations for Yakima Valley Community College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Yakima Valley Community College does not have fraternities or sororities..

Yakima Valley Community College Housing

Yakima Valley Community College offers housing. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Yakima Valley Community College students live off campus. In 2021, 1% of undergrads at Yakima Valley Community College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 99% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Yakima Valley Community College. There are 300 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,479 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 250 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Yakima Valley Community College offers coed housing and .

Yakima Valley Community College Athletics

At Yakima Valley Community College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Yakima Valley Community College:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Yakima Valley Community College

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. The Yakima Valley Community College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Yakima Valley Community College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Yakima Valley Community 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 Yakima Valley Community College, take Interstate 82 to Yakima, WA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Yakima Air Terminal airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Washington 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 Yakima Valley Community College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Yakima Valley Community College Students

62%

Women

38%

Men

62%

Full Time

38%

Part Time

Ethnicity

Undergraduate Students

4,479

Yakima Valley Community College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 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
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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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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