West Valley College is on a 143-acre campus in the small town setting of Saratoga, California, not far from San Francisco and San Jose.
There are many activities and organizations for West Valley College students to join – including theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? West Valley College does not have fraternities or sororities.
This table offers information on housing at West Valley College.
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––|
West Valley College does not offer housing.
All West Valley College students live off campus
At West Valley 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 university, funding, and competition 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 West Valley College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Swimming And Diving||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Tennis||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Volleyball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
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.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit West Valley College, take Highway 85 to Saratoga, 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 West Valley College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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