One of the most rewarding and influential aspects of YVC’s UB program is the 6-week residential summer experience. This summer 34 students from Sunnyside, Granger, Toppenish and Wapato took core classes in math, science, English, Japanese and financial literacy.
Yakima Valley College has received a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) students from low-income backgrounds. The grant will be used to provide scholarships, academic support and research opportunities
During 2022-23, 17 YVC faculty members received awards to support research and other activities that strengthen teaching.