Yakima, WA
Yakima Valley College


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Recent Reviews

Isiah
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my opinion of Yakima valley college is that its a great school for when you're a first-time college student or returning to f...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

my opinion of Yakima valley college is that its a great school for when you're a first-time college student or returning to finish out your desired degree. it is a safe environment I​ can walk around freely on campus to and from classes. the professors are awesome always there when I need them.

Alexandra
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My opinion of Yakima valley college is that I like that they have flexible schedules, especially if you have little kids and ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

My opinion of Yakima valley college is that I like that they have flexible schedules, especially if you have little kids and if you have a job. They offer classes with different time schedules, sometimes there is a class you can't sign up for because it's to early but they have options for later that day.

jo
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I really like YVC so far, It's not the biggest college out there but they get the job done. Perfect for knocking out your as...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I really like YVC so far, It's not the biggest college out there but they get the job done. Perfect for knocking out your associates before you travel to a different 4 year. I'm lucky in that my degree has a 4 year program (IT) and the professors have been very helpful with whatever I have needed to work on my schooling. Sports: We have sports but idk what they are really, I think baseball and basketball. Its not really a major focus here as far as I'm aware. Food: A lot to be desired here, they just got a store to buy food at but no fresh food made on campus. Party scene: I don't party but, its Yakima and safe to assume there are people getting fucked up all day.

Abby
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It is very close to home and a place that students are able to go while still being in a home town. It is something that is a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is very close to home and a place that students are able to go while still being in a home town. It is something that is available to everyone around and a good opportunity to take classes when you can. The environment is amazing and something that everyone should take advantage of.

ToniLynn
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I attended for Running Start and wasn't all that impressed with the instructors. I enjoy well involved the advisors and stude...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I attended for Running Start and wasn't all that impressed with the instructors. I enjoy well involved the advisors and student council are they are what make this campus so great. The majority of the instructors I feel have lost their interest to teach and are here to collect the paycheck. For example, I had one instructor just come to class and tell us to read the books ourselves and self-teach. I understand as college students we should be able to manage but that to me is just not okay. The school is good and could be great if the instructors were a little more involved with the academics of their students.

Paola
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Yakima Valley College is an okay college with supportive teachers. I only have a few problems, one problem is parking is a ha...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Yakima Valley College is an okay college with supportive teachers. I only have a few problems, one problem is parking is a hassle to find after 9:30 am which is a bummer considering if you do not have a class before 9:30 parking is really hard to find. Another problem not only I have but many other students I have spoken with have is the financial aid department. They just do not seem as if they are trying and hardly do anything to help the students. they are more of a " oh well we can't do anything but wait so come back next week and we'll maybe have it but who knows" type of department and it upsets a large amount of students attending YVC. Other than that the school has a wide variety of clubs you can join which is nice.

Koto
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It is a school that provides quality education for a good price. The professors (most of the time) really care about the stud...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a school that provides quality education for a good price. The professors (most of the time) really care about the students and their success. You will still have to work hard, but the professors are available if needed. The class size is perfect: typically about 25-35. Overall, I really enjoy YVC.

Betsaida
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I will always treasure Yakima Valley College. YVC allowed me to see what it's like to be a college student before pursing a m...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I will always treasure Yakima Valley College. YVC allowed me to see what it's like to be a college student before pursing a more prestigious university. Yes, the school can improve in the food and extracurricular activities departments. However, the faculty and resources that YVC provides for students is very thoughtful and effective. I would recommend YVC to anybody within the Yakima valley who wishes to pursue post-secondary education and stay close to home.

Lyliana
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Yakima Valley College is an extremely welcoming campus. Everyone is very open to getting along and showing you around. They h...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Yakima Valley College is an extremely welcoming campus. Everyone is very open to getting along and showing you around. They have numerous activities going on in the day as well. All the professors and staff are nice and make sure you are doing good in everything you need. They also keep regular class hours and reply to emails fast to answer any questions you might have. Overall awesome experience there.

summer
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Overall going to school at yakima valley college is pretty great, the people are very nice teachers are almost always avalibl...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall going to school at yakima valley college is pretty great, the people are very nice teachers are almost always avalible and willing to help you out. There are many opportunities to be involved in clubs and student government. I would recommend this school to others because the class size is small so it is more interactive and you get more one on one time.

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