Beth Smith and Michael Sasso Elected Chair and Vice Chair of Valencia College Board of Trustees

At its August 10 meeting, the Valencia College District Board of Trustees elected Beth Smith, vice president of government and [...]


Metallica Gives Valencia Student Scholarships for Fourth Year

Orlando, FL — Metallica’s foundation, All Within My Hands, continues its multimillion-dollar investment in critical workforce programs at community colleges [...]


It’s Not Too Late to Register for Fall Classes at Valencia College

Cloud computing, optics and robotics among new programs offered   With classes beginning on Aug. 21, there’s still time for [...]


County-Funded Scholarship Program Rescues Student’s Dreams of College

Mihaka Saintelus had her sights set on college early in her high school career. Her top three picks offered different [...]


Valencia Adds New IT Concentration to Help Prepare Students for the 21st Century

In fall 2023, Valencia College will offer a new concentration for students interested in the IT field: Cloud computing. The [...]

Carl Roc landed a job as a technician with Siemens Mobility after completing short-term job training at Valencia College.

Training for a Brighter Future

  Carl Roc’s future was uncertain even before graduating from St. Cloud High School. He thought he couldn’t enroll in [...]


Valencia, UCF Receive $1.3M from Helios Education Foundation to Increase Number of Graduates Through Student Stipends and Support

Orlando, FL (June 27, 2023) – Valencia College and the University of Central Florida are embarking on a new strategic [...]


Let’s Get Prepared for the 2023 Hurricane Season

June 1 marked the start of the Atlantic hurricane season. Hurricanes not only affect coastal communities, but hurricanes can also [...]


Valencia Biotechnology Grad Earns Recognition in Scientific Journal

  Oscar Camargo may only be a junior in college, but he already has something that could make many graduate [...]


Brandon Westbrook Swaps Batting Helmet for Welding Hood

By Larry Hall Digging his cleats into the reddish-brown dirt of the batter’s box, with his stare trained on the [...]