Valencia Community College

Watch Valencia President Emeritus Recall College’s Early Days

Our second president Jim Gollattscheck was with the college from the beginning, when Valencia Junior College opened in 1967 to [...]

Madelyn Young: 1973 Valencia Graduate Recalls College’s Early Days

Madelyn Young had a four-year, full academic scholarship to Florida State University in 1971 when she graduated from Jones High [...]

Valencia College Kicks Off Year-Long Celebration of its 50th Anniversary

Orlando, FL – Valencia College is launching its 50th anniversary celebration this month – and plans a year-long series of [...]

Seven Valencia College Students Among the Victims in Pulse Shootings

Joyce Romano, Valencia College’s vice president for student affairs, shared this message with Valencia students, faculty and staff on Tuesday, [...]

Valencia College Featured on NPR’s Radio Program, ‘The Takeaway’

What makes Valencia so special? And how does the college manage to outperform many of its peers? That’s the question [...]

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’s Computer Programming Team Scores Big Win — Again

For the third straight year, Valencia College’s computer programming students won the team programming competition at the Fifth Annual Intercollegiate [...]

Valencia Mourns Loss of Filmmaking Legend Ralph Clemente

Valencia College is mourning the loss of Ralph Clemente, who created and established Valencia’s well-regarded film technology program. Clemente was [...]

Valencia College to Offer Free Tax Preparation Help

Valencia College accounting students and professors will be offering free tax help to the public on Saturdays during February, March [...]

Valencia Celebrates Film Program with 20th Annual Film Festival

ORLANDO – Valencia College will celebrate more than two decades of filmmaking for two weekends in February, when it holds [...]