About Evergreen Valley College

Founded in 1975, Evergreen Valley College. is a college. Located in California, which is a city setting in California, the campus itself is Urban. The campus is home to 9,092 full time undergraduate students, and 0 full time graduate students.

The Evergreen Valley College Academic calendar runs on a Semester basis. In the school year the student to faculty ratio was 25:1. There are 113 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at Evergreen Valley College include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.

Quick Facts

Acceptance Rate100%
Application Deadline
Application Fee0
SAT Range
ACT Range

Admissions at EVC are considered , with ,2% of all applicants being admitted.

In the school year, of the students who applied to the school, only of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling.

0% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 0% were in the top quarter, and 0% were in the top tenth. You can apply online.


We asked, and students answered these important questions about student life at Evergreen Valley College.

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  • How would you rate on-campus housing?

    6 Students rated on-campus housing 2 stars. 17 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate off-campus housing?

    7 Students rated off-campus housing 2.3 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus food?

    11 Students rated campus food 2.8 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus facilities?

    13 Students rated campus facilities 3.5 stars. 8 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate class size?

    13 Students rated class size 3.6 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate school activities?

    13 Students rated school activities 3.2 stars. 15 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate local services?

    13 Students rated local services 3.3 stars. 8 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate academics?

    13 Students rated academics 3.9 stars. 8 % gave the school a 5.0.

Evergreen Valley College REVIEWS

What's your overall opinion of Evergreen Valley College?

14 Students rated Evergreen Valley College

Kayla - 06/17/2020

evergreen valley college is a great community college. there are a lot of amazing educational, as well as social, opportunities. furthermore, there are various clubs that include people of color. for example, seaase for south east asians, aspire for asian and pacific islanders, enlace for chicanx and latinx, and, lastly, affirm for african american students. overall evergreen valley is a wonderful community college.

Kaia - 05/29/2020

Academically, on average the professors have consistent and reliable office hours, will dedicate their effort and time to answer any questions, and typically strictly follow their syllabuses. The school tries to provide additional help to the students, such as free tutoring and rentals. The student body is also small in comparison to other community colleges, therefore it is easier to get into the classes that you need, though core classes often have longer waitlists. There are many places to study; the library has study rooms and private desks, and is quiet. Beside the occasional cultural event, the school spirit is basically nonexistent. In the two years I have been there, I still cannot definitively say anything about sports teams or the role of the student council. The clubs are few in number, yet there is a very active Kpop dance club. The cafeteria food is average and the prices not too outrageous. However, a short stroll away from the school leads to a small plaza that contains Starbucks, Le Boulanger, Iguanas, etc... On safety, I have left my car in the parking lot until 11:00 at night for night classes and have never feared getting it broken into, though you should always be cautious when walking alone in the dark. Overall, Evergreen Valley College is an alright school if you want to get through all your courses and build a strong foundation, but lackluster in terms of building community.

Nehemiah - 02/04/2020

It is OK. I've never had to do anything I didn't want to, but I am wary of counselors. Most of them discourage people from trying, yet they have what they need to aim for their future goals. The cultural events are worth attending, and the food/ clothes pantry help out a lot.

maryann - 09/05/2019

I'm attending Evergreen Valley College since 2017 because it's the nearest to my house. Evergreen is a safe place to be at, there's always security for anything. Evergreen has many majors for you. Whenever the class is full and you already enrolled in other classes you could easily go to san Jose city college because of sister schools. It's also a small school that your classes are not even far. Overall, it's a great school. Many people get involved in activities.

Evergreen Valley College FAQS

  1. What is the Acceptance Rate at Evergreen Valley College?

    The fall 2020 acceptance rate for Evergreen Valley College is 100%. That means, out of _____ applications received in 2020 , _____ students were offered admission. The number of males who applied was _____ vs the number of females which was _____.

  2. What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

    If i could go back and talk to myself as a high school senior, i would say: Go to college, straight from high school. I would say dont wait so long to go back because it gets harder with time. I didnt go back till i was 23 and it has been harder then normal. It is very do able though. Im proud of my progress.

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  3. What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

    I was so excited to attend college. I felt that my new life was going to start and that it was all my responsibility. I never knew how much more college was going to be hard until I attended. I struggled with college my first semester. I tried to do it all. I was working full time and renting a studio. It was too much for me at the time. The classes gave so much homework. There was a lot of writing involved, not like high school. though. It was more youthful in high school. It was hard at first.

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  4. What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

    I wish there were more social opportunies. School now mostly consists of go to class, study, and go home. Not much in between, and no real opportunity to make friends or socialize with other people.

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  5. What kind of person should attend this school?

    Anyone who wants to further their education. Or who might not have the financial means to pay for a university, JC's are a good starting point

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  6. What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

    The teachers at my school are very good. I don't think I have taken a class yet where my teacher was not doing there job.

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  7. Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

    Evergreen Valley College has many things: flourishing hills, a great campus structure that makes it easy for students to navigate through, and a compassionate faculty.

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  8. Describe your favorite campus traditions.

    Have no clue. I am a new student.

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  9. Describe a day on campus you'll never forget.

    The social clubs at Evergreen valley was an experience that i will always will cherish because it helped me to improve my social skills as a shy person and i met people from diverse backgrounds. I learned how to Polynesian dancing. The clubs helped strength my social skills where i was able to communicate to various students, faculty, and from that moment i wanted to be a part of leadership roles.

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  10. Describe the best and worst parts of the social scene on campus.

    The social clubs and the Associated student Government give opportunities for people to develop relationships with each other. Some become life long friends, partners, close friends, and create vision for a school. Social events help students to know others and it makes school fun for those who are stressful. Although the clubs and Associated Student Government create fun activities for students, some people have a very difficult time speaking to others with a learning disability when they are trying to meet people for friends. Some men get easily rejected by women when they start a conversation without asking out them out on a date. Some club leaders refused to help club members to improve their Journalism skills. Some students don't like to communicate with others regardless of their apperances, speech, or decision.

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  11. Describe the students at your school.

    They all have an eagerness to learn.

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  12. Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

    The location of the school is spectacular! I really like a school thats not too over populated by businesses and buildings, and Evergreen is well evergreen. Its surrounded by hills and trees, which is refreshing after walking out of my last class.

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  13. What kind of person should not attend this school?

    Every semester it's getting more difficult to register for classes. The budget cuts don't help. Often I see many people on this campus taking care of bussiness doing their papers in the libraries, making their projects creative, and working in group presentations. These are the kind of people who want to progress. People who waste their time in the classroom are the people who shouldn't attend this school or any other school in general. College is about taking care of bussiness no matter if its a community college or a four year.

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All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA. Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.

63% of students attending Evergreen Valley College receive some sort of financial aid. 43% were awarded federal grants. While N/A received federal loans. Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.

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