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West Valley College welcomes international students with a comprehensive curriculum that includes:

  • University transfer courses
  • Associates degrees and certificates
  • Occupational training programs
  • Personal or skill development opportunities

Students may choose to attend course work offered in the day or evening schedule of classes. The college calendar is based on the semester system, and a double summer session. West Valley College confers Associate degrees (A.A. and A.S.), certificates of training, and general education certification for lower division university requirements. The college is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

West Valley College is located in the "Heart of the Silicon Valley". Set amid 143 acres of Saratoga's beautiful foothills, West Valley College has been enriching the lives and careers of students from the Santa Clara Valley since 1964. Graduates from our more than 40 departments enjoy one of the highest successful transfer rates to four-year colleges and universities of any community college in the state. We also offer opportunities for vocational training or personal development in a vibrant atmosphere.International Student Staff West Valley College is proud of its respected faculty, counselors, staff, student services personnel and our students typically find that the education at West Valley has prepared them well for the competitive demands of both higher education and the working world.

ADMISSION INFORMATION for International Students

Admission Standards

The committee on International Students will select for admissions those students with a successful academic record. The college has established specific admission guidelines and will usually not admit an international student on academic probation status at any other college, university, or one who is "out of status" per Immigration guidelines.

Application deadlines:

Fall Semester - May 1
Spring Semester - November 1
(admission documents issued one month following deadline above)

The following are required and must be completed before West Valley College can issue a Certificate of Eligibility (I-20) Form.

Public lecture: Buddha Nature - Mind's Potential

by obstreperous

Toronto Diamond Way Buddhist Center is proud to present Charlotte Jorgensen, who will give a public lecture on “Buddha Nature - Mind’s Potential” on Friday, March 18th. The lecture will be held at 100 St. George Street (Sidney Smith Hall), room 1070. After lecture there will be a question and answer session followed by a guided Tibetan Buddhist Meditation. No previous knowledge of Buddhism is necessary, and all are welcome to attend. $10 / $5 students.
Charlotte grew up and met Buddhism in Germany before moving to the US in 1998 to get married. She took refuge with Lama Ole Nydahl in 1991 and has since lived in several Buddhist centers helping with their administration and the organization of courses and teachings

Office manager coordinator facility conferencing

by camaro2

Hello, I have been looking for a good job for over a month, so far no luck, I previously worked for Ernst & Young, Credit Suisse First Boston, just recently graduated from UIUC and decided to try my luck in Chicago..Please see my resume, maybe someone might have a need for individual like me..I am open minded at this point but please no sales jobs..Thank you! I can send you a full copy of my resume.
David Krzyzak
Tel. 217-721-0755
Email –
To obtain a managerial position that will foster my communication and analytical skills, creativity, and strong work ethic to ensure an efficient and productive environment

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The Bodley Head The Baader-Meinhof Group. The Inside Story Of A Phenomenon
Book (The Bodley Head)
  • Used Book in Good Condition
The History Press Sophie Scholl: The Real Story of the Woman who Defied Hitler
Book (The History Press)


International student, and a bit worried?

As an Egyptian undergraduate student, would Spain or Germany be a good place for me? I'm talking in terms or racism, safety, fair job opportunities, etc. No offence intended!

It is my first time to live abroad alone and I'm a little bit worried. Oh, also which city should I live in? I'm a night owl! :D I'm considering Madrid if I move to Spain, and Berlin if I move to Germany. But I read couple of Y!A posts regarding living in Berlin and some said that it is not a good choice.

And I'm agnostic atheist. Just for the whole religion conflict BS!

Germany would be better.

How are the living expenses in Germany?

An international student, besides the education expenses, will have to meet the monthly living expenses. This expense can be around 630 euros on average. One third of this is spent on house rent. This differs according to the place where you live

Can I work while am studying?

Earning money and studying at the same time is a part of everyday reality for many students in Germany. However, international students who do not come from EU or EEA countries are only allowed to work to a limited extent in Germany. In…

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