Campus Life

Mission Statement

To foster an engaging and vibrant campus community.

Vision Statement

To strive for a culture of student engagement, deeply tied to the educational mission of the college.

To provide exceptional programs and services, which are informed by research and continuously improved through data informed decision making.

To drive connection among students, faculty, and staff through our spaces and programs.

Values

Student-Centered: We place student growth and development at the center of everything we do.

Connection-Centered: We are a team dedicated to helping people and building lasting communities.

Passion-Centered: We exemplify passion, dedication, fun, and problem solving in our work.

Diversity-Centered: We believe authentic engagement of diverse communities enriches our work and promotes social justice.

The Campus Center is the social, educational, and recreational hub at West Valley College. The Campus Center is the "living room" of campus, where students, faculty, and staff come together and build community. The Campus Center houses several engagement programs, including: Associated Students at West Valley College, the Campus Activities Board, the Information Desk, Student Development Office, Veterans Resource Center, and TRiO. Additionally, you can find Drip Coffee, WM Cafe, and Viking Bookstore in the Campus Center.

Clubs

  • Active Minds Club
  • African American Student Union
  • Alpha Gamma Sigma (AGS)
  • American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)
  • Best Buddies club
  • Biology Club
  • Christians on Campus
  • Computer Science Student Association
  • Dance Theater at West Valley
  • Democrats of West Valley College
  • Economics/Finance Club
  • Entrepreneur Club
  • Fashion Design Club
  • Financial Accounting Club
  • Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship Club
  • Interior Design Club
  • Men’s Volleyball
  • Muslim Students Association Club
  • Persian Student Association of WVC
  • Political Science Association Club
  • Pre-Health Sciences Club
  • Roller Hockey Team Club
  • Saltworks WVC
  • Society of Global Citizens Club
  • Somali and Ethiopian Eritrean Djibouti Club
  • S.T.E.M. Club (Science and Math)
  • Student Supporting Israel Club
  • Surf Club
  • Tabletop Club
  • Tiny House Design Build Group
  • Veterans Club at West Valley
  • Voices Literary Arts Magazine
  • Your Languages Club

Events

The Student Activities Office hosts fabulous events all year long for students to participate in and enjoy. Students are also encouraged to take the opportunity to plan their own event. Being involved on campus is a great way to network and meet people with similar interests. Student Development Department hosts fabulous events all year long ranging from Welcome Week to Spring Fling, etc.

Associated Students of West Valley College

The Associated Student Government (ASG) is the governing body responsible for advocating for and representing the students of the College. Its members, both elected and appointed, have many opportunities to influence the campus community through participation in shared governance committees, event/program sponsorship, and student-driven initiatives.

For more information about ASG, including minimum requirements and responsibilities, see the ASG Constitution and By-Laws. If interested in being appointed to ASG, fill out the ASG Appointment Application. If interested in running for a position on ASO in the spring elections, fill out the Election Packet and return to the ASG President.

To request money for an event/program, fill out a Budget Request Form and return it to the ASG VP of Finance. To have an item considered at a regular ASG meeting, fill out an Agenda Request Form and return it to the ASG President for consideration at the next regular ASG meeting.

ASG meets 1st, 3rd and 5th Tuesday each month at 3:45 PM in the Baltic Room of the Campus Center.

Fall Hours

Campus Center
Day Hours
Monday 7:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Last Updated 9/10/19