WACAC College Fair

31st Annual WACAC Spring College Fair

WACAC is the Western Association for College Admission Counseling – a professional organization for Admissions, Outreach, and Counseling Professionals.

West Valley College is excited to host this FREE community event for students and their families to meet face to face with over 130 college and university representatives from across the country on Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM in the Campus Center. Free parking during the event in lots 4 and 5.

List of colleges and universities attending:

  • American College Dublin (Ireland)
  • Arizona State University
  • Arizona State University, Lake Havasu Campus
  • Boise State University (ID)
  • California Lutheran University
  • Carleton University (Canada)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (PA)
  • Carroll College (MT)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (HI)
  • College of Mount Saint Vincent (NY)
  • Colorado Mesa University
  • Colorado State University
  • Cornell College (IA)
  • Cornish College of the Arts (WA)
  • CSU - Chico
  • CSU - East Bay
  • CSU - Maritime Academy
  • CSU - Monterey Bay
  • CSU - Sacramento State
  • CSU - San José State University
  • CSU - Sonoma State University
  • DePaul University (IL)
  • DigiPen Institute of Technology (WA)
  • Drexel University (PA)
  • Eastern Oregon University
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (AZ)
  • Evergreen State College (WA)
  • Fort Lewis College (CO)
  • Gettysburg College (PA)
  • Glasgow School of Art (Scotland)
  • Gonzaga University (WA)
  • High Point University (NC)
  • Holy Names University (CA)
  • Indiana University
  • Les Roches Global Hospitality Educ. (Singapore)
  • Lesley University (MA)
  • Linfield College (OR)
  • Loughborough University (England)
  • Louisiana State University
  • Loyola Marymount University (CA)
  • Lynn University (FL)
  • Marist College (NY)
  • Maryville University of St. Louis (MO)
  • Massachusetts Coll. of Pharm. & Health Sci. Univ
  • McGill University (Canada)
  • Miami University (OH)
  • Michigan State University
  • Mills College (CA)
  • Mission College (CA)
  • Montana State University Bozeman
  • Montana State University Billings
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Northumbria University, Newcastle UK (England)
  • Occidental College (CA)
  • Oregon State University
  • Oregon State University - Cascades
  • Pacific Lutheran University (WA)
  • Pacific Oaks College (CA)
  • Pacific University Oregon
  • Penn State University (PA)
  • Pepperdine University (CA)
  • Providence College (RI)
  • Purdue University (IN)
  • Queen’s University (Canada)
  • Richmond, Amer. International Univ. in London
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (NY)
  • Rutgers University - New Brunswick (NJ)
  • Saint Louis University (MO)
  • Saint Mary’s College of California
  • Salve Regina University (RI)
  • Santa Clara University (CA)
  • Scripps College (CA)
  • Seattle University (WA)
  • Seton Hall University (NJ)
  • Simpson University (CA)
  • Soka University of America (CA)
  • Southern Oregon University
  • St. John’s College (NM)
  • St. John’s University (NY)
  • Stony Brook University (NY)
  • Studio School (CA)
  • Suffolk University (MA)
  • Swiss Education Group (Switzerland)
  • Syracuse University (NY)
  • Texas Christian University (TX)
  • Texas Tech University (TX)
  • The Catholic University of America (DC)
  • Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)
  • Trinity University (TX)
  • UC - Berkeley
  • UC - Riverside
  • UC - San Diego
  • UC - Santa Barbara
  • UC - Santa Cruz
  • University of Alabama
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of British Columbia (Canada)
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Dayton (OH) University of Denver (CO)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • University of Hawaii Hilo
  • University of Idaho
  • University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
  • University of La Verne (CA)University of Manchester (England)
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth
  • University of Melbourne (Australia)
  • University of Minnesota Twin Cities
  • University of Missouri
  • University of Montana
  • University of Montana
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • University of Nevada, Reno
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of New Haven (CT)
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Pittsburgh (PA)
  • University of Portland (OR)
  • University of Redlands (CA)
  • University of Richmond (VA)
  • University of San Diego (CA)
  • University of Sheffield (England)
  • University of Southampton, UK (England)
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Tampa (FL)
  • University of Tennessee
  • University of Toronto (Canada)
  • University of Utah
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Washington
  • University of Wyoming
  • University of York (England)
  • Utah State University
  • UWE Bristol (England)
  • Wagner College (NY)
  • Washington College (MD)
  • Washington State University
  • West Valley College (CA)
  • Western Oregon University
  • Western Washington University
  • Whitman College (WA)
  • Whitworth University (WA)
  • Widener University (PA)
  • Willamette University (OR)
  • William Jessup University (CA)
  • Woodbury University (CA)


Register for the Event

To save time, students should register online at to complete their personal profile and print out their individual barcode. Each college rep will have a scanner and will easily be able to follow up with students who expressed interest in their institution.

Come with Questions

The college representatives are experts on what it takes to get in to their college, the majors they offer, types of financial aid available, as well as what makes their college unique.

Campus tours and workshops available:

  • Making the Most of the College Fair
  • Paying for College
  • Best Practices: Online Classes

Have an Open Mind

All colleges are unique and each has something special to offer! Make sure you talk to the college you are interested in but also talk with some you want to learn more about. You have a unique opportunity to learn about many colleges, so make the most of it.

If you have any questions or would like more information please contact wvc.outreachFREEWEST_VALLEY


Bus Grant

We will be offering $300 per school to help pay for buses. Please note, we have a limited amount funding. We will post the Bus Grant Application shortly. Bus grants are available for high school teachers and counselors only.

Last Updated 4/24/19