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About WVC

Washington State MapThe Area We Serve

The Wenatchee Valley College district is the size of Massachusetts and Rhode Island combined, covering more than 10,000 square miles of Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties. The Wenatchee campus is located near the eastern slopes of the Cascade Mountains, midway between Seattle and Spokane. The WVC at Omak campus is located near the Canadian border in Omak, about 100 miles north of Wenatchee.

Wenatchee Valley College is a sound investment for students, taxpayers and society as a whole. View the WVC Economic Impact Study.

Why start  at WVC?

Lower Tuition
About half the cost per quarter of four-year state universities

Smaller Class Sizes

Higher Ratio of Instructors to Students

Greater Opportunities for one-to-one interaction with instructors

More chances to participate in extracurricular activities

Our Mission

Wenatchee Valley College enriches North Central Washington by serving educational and cultural needs of communities and residents throughout the service area. The college provides high-quality transfer, liberal arts, professional/technical, basic skills and continuing education for students of diverse ethnic and economic backgrounds. 

Core Themes

  • Educational Achievement
  • Support for Learning
  • Responsiveness to Local Needs
  • Diversity & Cultural Enrichment