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Admission Deadlines

Please note these dates are subject to change.

APPLY ONLINE: Online Yakima Valley College Admission Applications are available 6 am – 9 pm daily.
The application system is offline after 9 pm for data processing and system back-up. During this time you will receive the message “The server is currently busy or unavailable”.

Please try again during 6 am – 9 pm the following day.

Students applying for Summer Quarter will be conditionally admitted on the condition that the student will attend the Fall Quarter New Student Orientation. Summer students will not be eligible to register for Fall Quarter until this condition has been met.

DATE FALL QUARTER 2018  DATES AND DEADLINES
August 21, 2018 All transcripts must be received for all full or part-time transfer students.
August 21, 2018 Last day to apply for admission for degree/certificate seeking students.
August 28, 2018 Last day for new students to take the placement test. The placement test is required to sign up for New Student Orientation (NSO).
​August 28​, 2018 Last day for new students to sign up for New Student Orientation (NSO). NSO is required for all new students with fewer than 30 transfer credits.
September 11-13, 2018 New Student Orientation (by appointment only).
​September 24, 2018 First day of classes.

Download the Fall Quarter 2018 Important Dates document.

DATE WINTER QUARTER 2019  DATES AND DEADLINES
November 13, 2018 All transcripts must be received for all full or part-time transfer students.
November 13, 2018 Last day to apply for admission for degree/certificate seeking students.
November 20, 2018 Last day for new students to take the placement test. The placement test is required to sign up for New Student Orientation (NSO).
​November 20, 2018 Last day for new students to sign up for New Student Orientation (NSO). NSO is required for all new students with fewer than 30 transfer credits.
December 13, 2018 New Student Orientation (by appointment only).
​January 3, 2019 First day of classes.

Download the Winter Quarter 2019 Important Dates document.

DATE SPRING QUARTER 2018  DATES AND DEADLINES
February 20, 2018 All transcripts must be received for all full or part-time transfer students.
February 20, 2018 Last day to apply for admission for degree/certificate seeking students.
February 27, 2018 Last day for new students to take the placement test. The placement test is required to sign up for New Student Orientation (NSO).
​February 27, 2018 Last day for new students to sign up for New Student Orientation (NSO). NSO is required for all new students with fewer than 30 transfer credits.
March 20, 2018 New Student Orientation (by appointment only).
​March 29, 2018 First day of classes.

Download the Spring Quarter 2018 Important Dates document.