Osceola County

Sen. Soto, Rep. La Rosa Announce $11.9 Million for Poinciana Campus

KISSIMMEE, FL – While crafting Florida’s $79 billion budget for the coming year, state legislative leaders carved out $11.9 million [...]

Valencia Trustees OK Plan to Lease Training Center in Kissimmee

KISSIMMEE – Valencia College trustees today signed off on terms of a lease agreement that would allow the college to [...]

Orlando Sentinel Details Long Bus Commutes by Poinciana Students

The Orlando Sentinel illustrated the need for a Poinciana campus with a front-page article on March 5, 2015, that followed [...]

Osceola High School Students Get a Taste of College at Valencia

KISSIMMEE —  On Tuesday, 28 high-school juniors filed into Heidi Harne’s biology classroom for a quick lesson on the Ebola [...]

Osceola Campus President Receives Compadre Award from Hispanic Business Council

Kissimmee, FL – Dr. Kathleen Plinske, president of Valencia College’s Osceola and Lake Nona campuses, has been awarded the prestigious [...]

Valencia Remembers 9/11 with Huge Display of Flags, Ceremony

Orlando, FL – To honor the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Valencia College’s Osceola Campus has teamed [...]

Valencia Trustees Select Site for New Poinciana Campus

ORLANDO — Valencia College trustees voted unanimously on July 23 to build the college’s new Poinciana campus on a parcel [...]

Orlando Sentinel Focuses on Valencia’s Proposed Poinciana Campus

On Thursday, June 25, the Orlando Sentinel featured a front-page story about Valencia’s plans for a campus in Poinciana. Click [...]

Valencia College to Offer Free Tuition for One Class This Fall to 2014 Grads

Orlando, FL – Valencia College has a gift for graduates of the class of 2014 from Orange and Osceola counties: [...]

Valencia’s Newest Building Earns Energy-Efficiency Certification

Orlando, FL – Valencia College’s newest building, Building 4 on the Osceola Campus, has received LEED Gold certification in recognition [...]