Limited Services

YVC: We Are In This Together

As a result of the governor’s Stay Home, Stay Safe order issued on Monday, March 23, 2020, the campuses and learning centers of Yakima Valley College are closed to the public Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.

Your calls and emails are important to us!

While the campuses are closed to the public, we want you to know, We are working, we are just working differently. Please be patient, many of our staff are working remotely. If your call is not answered, please leave a message with your contact information so we can return your call.

Admissions: Yakima & Grandview

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone.
509.574.4712  Admission@yvcc.edu

Athletic Games

Bookstore

The YVC Bookstore is open unless otherwise directed. It is with careful consideration that we have made the decision to offer service one-on-one to our customers temporarily. This will allow us to maintain a safe distance between our employees and customer through social distancing. Please understand we will be cleaning counters and terminals in between customers so that we can maintain a safe working environment. We will continue to accept textbook orders online with free shipping, though you may experience longer shipping times than usual. Any purchases returned via shipment to our stores will be processed when we receive them. We will keep you informed of any updates as circumstances change. 509.574.4625 yvccbookstore@yvcc.edu

Textbook rentals may be returned to the bookstore or via UPS for free. The return date has been extended to April 3. Students will need their order ID and email address to create the label.

Free shipping in Washington on all website orders including textbooks.

Cashiering

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to pay your tuition and fees online or by telephone.
Yakima Cashiering Hours: Monday – Friday 9:30 AM -3:30 PM
Grandview Cashiering Hours: Monday-Thursday: 8 AM – 5 PM, Friday: 8 AM – 12:00 PM
Payments may also be mailed to the YVC Cashier’s Office; PO Box 22520, Yakima, WA 98907-2520.
509.574.4660 cashier@yvcc.edu

College and Career Readiness

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
Open 9-3 pm Monday-Friday.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone.
509.574.6850  ccr@yvcc.edu

Computer Labs/Testing Labs

Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.

Counseling and Advising: Yakima & Grandview

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone.
counseling@yvcc.edu 509.574.4956

Dental Hygiene Clinic

Open for 2nd-year students and their patients only. Enhanced cleaning protocol in place. For more information: 509.574.4917

Disability Support Services

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone.
dss@yvcc.edu  509.574.4961

Dorms

Open and operating under normal hours. Social distancing and enhanced cleaning protocol observed. 509.574.4885

Ellensburg Learning Center

Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via telephone.
509.925.4011

Events & Activities

Campuses are closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.

Financial Aid: Yakima and Grandview

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone.
509.574.6855  finaid@yvcc.edu

Fitness Center

Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.

509.574.4720

Flagger Classes

At this time, Flagger is being offered on April 17 and May 15.
Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via the telephone.
509.574.4745

Larson Gallery

Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.

509.574.4875

Library: Raymond

Closed until April 6. Email and voicemail are monitored and will be responded to as soon as possible; try Ask a Librarian. Books may be returned in the blue library book drop south of Raymond Hall. Calculators may also be returned there if wrapped in padding.
509.574.4991 refdesk@yvcc.edu

Library: Grandview

Closed to the public and students.
Email will be checked frequently and answered as soon as possible. 509.882.7034

Math Centers

Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
Online tutoring available soon to both Yakima and Grandview students.
Monday-Thursday: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
mathcafe@yvcc.edu  509.574.4862

Media Center

Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
509.574.4982  media@yvcc.edu

Registration

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
Yakima: Registration will be open 8-5:00 PM Monday-Friday.
Grandview: Registration will be open 8-5:00 PM Monday-Thursday. Friday 8-11:00 AM.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone.
509.574.4700  registration@yvcc.edu

Running Start: Yakima & Grandview

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone.
runningstart@yvcc.edu   509.574.4970 

Security

Operating normal hours. Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
509.574.4610

Speech Lab

Closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via the telephone.
The Speech and Language faculty are exploring the options to provide online services to students during spring quarter.
509.574.6800 ext. 3619​

Student Life: Yakima & Grandview

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.

Sunnyside Learning Center

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.

It is strongly advised to communicate via telephone.

509.837.9623

Technology Services Helpdesk

Office closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
Working normal business hours during Spring Break and throughout the upcoming Spring Quarter.
Employees: Staff and Faculty may complete a HelpDesk job ticket found in the portal or call 509.574.4717 for assistance.
Students: Students may email or call 509.574.4717 for assistance.
helpdesk@yvcc.edu

Testing Services: Yakima & Grandview

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
No online testing available at this time.
Students may still email their transcripts and test scores to admissions@yvcc.edu for processing. Running Start applicants should mail their applications and other paper work to runningstart@yvcc.edu. More information on the placement options.
All Pearson Testing including GED, NEF, and WEST-B is closed until further notice. If you already had a test scheduled you should receive an email from Pearson.

testingservices@yvcc.edu 509.574.4738

Toppenish Learning Center

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
It is strongly advised to communicate via telephone.
509.834.4550

Tutoring Center: Yakima

Center is closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
Live help is available online throughout the day, evenings and weekends. Please visit eTutoring to get starte​​​d.
tutoringcenter@yvcc.edu 509.574.4995

WorkFirst

Offices closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
Normal hours are 9-3:00 PM Monday-Friday.
It is strongly advised to communicate via email or telephone and avoid in-person communication.
509.574.4583  workfirst@yvcc.edu

Writing Center

Centers are closed to the public and students Wednesday, March 25, through Monday, April 6, 2020.
Additional writing help is available via our online consultation form, which allows us to receive students’ drafts and questions and then provide feedback via email.
Yakima 509.574.4829
Grandview 509.882.7073

Yakima Valley Vintners

Tasting Room closed. Online purchasing options may soon be available. 509.882.7069 wine@yvcc.edu