Mission and Program Purpose:
For over 30 years, the Ventura College Santa Paula Site, as an extension of Ventura College, has been an educational leader providing a positive and accessible learning environment that is responsive to the needs of students, promotes success, develops students to their full potential, creates lifelong learners, and fosters positive human values for successful living and membership in a global environment, for the Santa Clara River Valley Communities of Santa Paula, Fillmore and Piru. The college site is a model on how institutions of higher learning can combine innovative programs, student support, and instructional technologies to provide outstanding learning opportunities and community services. The site also serves as the center of operations for Ventura College Off-Campus Programs, including Dual Enrollment.
The Ventura College Santa Paula Site offers accessible, convenient, relevant, affordable, and expanded access to higher education to the communities of Santa Paula, Fillmore, and Piru. The courses are open to all students seeking to achieve their educational goals. At the Santa Paula Site, students can choose from a variety of educational Programs, from basic skills and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, to career and technical training, and a rotation of general education transfer courses. Parking is free for class attendance at the Ventura College Santa Paula site. The registration office at the Santa Paula site is open Monday through Thursday, 9:00am-7:00pm.
Library and Learning Resource Center:
Ventura College Santa Paula has a Learning Resource Center (LRC) that also serves as a branch of the Ventura College library. The LRC provides math tutoring, Textbook Lending Library, access to over 10,000 research databases, full library service, open-access computer Lab, Wi-Fi (wireless Internet) and study areas available to all Ventura College students.
All Ventura College students have access to student services at the Santa Paula site which include:
- Academic and career counseling
- Financial aid assistance
- Assessment testing for English and math
- Registration, special admissions, add and drop classes
- MyVCCCD Portal assistance
- Freshmen Year Experience group counseling
- Pay fees with debit/credit, check or money order / check holds
Ventura College Santa Paula
957 Faulkner Road, 106 | Santa Paula, CA 93060
(805) 525-7136 | firstname.lastname@example.org