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No matter where you’re going, Yakima Valley College is the place to start. With our many academic options, you can earn the training, degree, or certificate you need to get a great job, or you can earn credits that transfer to a four-year university.

Yakima Valley College (YVC) is committed to an open-door policy and encourages the use of its postsecondary educational opportunities and services by the whole community. All community members, whether or not they possess a high school diploma, may enroll at the college without regard for their past educational record. The chief criterion is that every applicant can benefit from college programs.

The Admissions Office is ready to assist you in enrolling at YVC.  You will find detailed information on this website to help guide you through the application and admission process. You may also select a link below that best suits your needs.


Students come from lots of different pathways to YVC. Wherever you’re coming from, we’re excited you’re here!

Choose the student profile below that fits you best and follow that link to find out what’s next for your academic career.