Student Life

Make the most of your YVC experience by taking advantage of the programs and services that will support your growth, wellness and success — both inside and outside the classroom. You have numerous ways to get involved and give your college experience a boost. Join a student club. Attend a cultural event. Cheer for one of our six sports teams. Or become a student leader. At YVC, you have tons of fun and rewarding ways to get engaged on campus!

At YVC, you have numerous opportunities to get involved as a student leader or participate in activities that add to what you’re learning in the classroom.

From clubs connected to your studies to those focusing on service (or simply having fun!) there’s a club for everyone.

Living on campus can prove to be as valuable as your academic experience. YVC’s Student Residence Center provides a safe and affordable living community.

YVC provides international students with a quality education in a safe, affordable and diverse environment.

Come out and support the Yaks men’s baseball and basketball and women’s basketball, soccer, softball and volleyball teams. All games are free for students!

This annual series, planned with student involvement, brings diverse perspectives to everyday topics spanning race, gender, social class and sexuality. 

Get the latest student life news and opportunities for you to get involved from student leaders at the college.

The YVC Alumni Association is dedicated to helping alumni connect with their alma mater and with other alumni. 

Located on the Yakima Campus, the Larson Gallery features the work of local, regional and national artists as well as an annual showcase of YVC student artwork.

Student Stories

At YVC, we are dedicated to honoring the stories that shape our students’ lives. Join us in commemorating our Student Stories by sharing your own tale and contributing to the celebration of our diversity and achievement.