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Colleges / Diablo Valley College

Diablo Valley College

Pleasant Hill, CA 2-Year Public

Diablo Valley Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Diablo Valley College.

If you are applying to Diablo Valley College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Diablo Valley College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Diablo Valley College's admissions stats.

Diablo Valley College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Diablo Valley College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Diablo Valley College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Applying Early to Diablo Valley College?

Diablo Valley College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Diablo Valley College Admissions

Transferring to Diablo Valley College

For more information on transferring to Diablo Valley College, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Diablo Valley College

Diablo Valley College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Diablo Valley College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine. Wondering what factors are considered by Diablo Valley College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Diablo Valley College for more information on admission factors.

Diablo Valley College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Diablo Valley College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Diablo Valley College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements Social Security number or tax ID
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Diablo Valley College?

Diablo Valley College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Diablo Valley 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.

More Information on Transferring to Diablo Valley College

Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Diablo Valley College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Diablo Valley College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Diablo Valley College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Diablo Valley College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Diablo Valley College accept transfer credits?

✅ Diablo Valley College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Diablo Valley College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Diablo Valley College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Diablo Valley College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Diablo Valley College?

✅ Diablo Valley College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Diablo Valley College?

❌ Diablo Valley College does not offer early decision.

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Diablo Valley Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Diablo Valley Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Diablo Valley is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Diablo Valley is Continuous processing.

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

Diablo Valley SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Diablo Valley GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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

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