Los Angeles Valley College is a community college located in the Valley Glen district of Los Angeles, California in the east-central San Fernando Valley. The school is a part of the Los Angeles Community College District.
The community college is adjacent to Grant High School. Often called "Valley College" or simply "Valley" by those who frequent the campus, it opened its doors to the public on September 12, 1949, at which time the campus was located on the site of Van Nuys High School. The college moved to its current location in 1951, a 105-acre (42 ha) site bounded by Fulton Avenue on the west, Ethel Avenue/Coldwater Canyon Boulevard on the east, Burbank Boulevard on the south, and Oxnard Street on the north.
Los Angeles Valley College is one of nine colleges in the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) and is a fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, which is part of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, a nationally recognized accrediting agency.
The sports teams are known as the Monarchs, and the school colors are green and yellow.
Schools Near Los Angeles Valley College
|Concorde Career College-North Hollywood||1.2mi|
|Kaplan College-North Hollywood||1.5mi|
|Galaxy Medical College||1.6mi|
|Casa Loma College-Van Nuys||2.0mi|
|National Career College||2.0mi|
|Marian Health Careers Center-Van Nuys Campus||2.6mi|
|Southern California Health Institute (SOCHI)||2.8mi|
|Los Angeles ORT College-Van Nuys Campus||2.9mi|
|Paul Mitchell the School-Sherman Oaks||3.0mi|
|The Academy of Barbering Arts||3.0mi|
|Kaplan College-Panorama City||3.5mi|
|Western Beauty Institute||3.9mi|
|American Jewish University||4.4mi|