West Valley College.

West Valley College

Saratoga, CA2 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate

About West Valley College

West Valley College is a public community college in Saratoga, California. It is part of the California Community College system.


  • Offers certificate, and associate degrees
  • 6,799 students
  • 0.07 faculty staff per student
  • www.westvalley.edu

Notable programs at West Valley College

Visual and Performing Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Visual and Performing Arts, Biology, Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, Humanities, History, and Court Reporting.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at West Valley College was $5,239, while for in-state students it was $1,183. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $119.

The average financial aid at West Valley College is $6,866. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $-1,627 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at West Valley College

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

31% of undergraduate students at West Valley College received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at West Valley College

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,746.

Diversity at West Valley College

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017