Admissions Information

We are pleased that you are considering Westchester Community College!

Since 1946, Westchester Community College has been at the forefront of education leading to both employment or four-year degrees at other colleges and universities. Our reputation for affordable tuition, state-of-the-art facilities, and small classes with highly skilled, award-winning, professional instructors has resulted in our highest enrollment ever. We have grown to become the largest college in Westchester…and we’re still growing! In addition to our beautiful 218-acre main campus in Valhalla, the college maintains ten conveniently located extension sites throughout the county.

With more than sixty associate degree and certificate programs, a wide range of counseling and academic support services, extensive Financial Aid and scholarship opportunities, we have become the college of choice for Westchester. Highlights of this State University of New York institution include:

  • Free tutoring services
  • Highly regarded Honors Program
  • Diverse student body
  • Career and Transfer Center for those who seek jobs after graduation or who want to transfer credits to a four-year institution

There is a vital community on campus. Dozens of active student clubs, a wide variety of cultural events, visiting lecturers of national prominence, male and female sports teams, impassioned student leaders, and heavily involved faculty combine for an exciting college environment. Our cutting edge library, extensive computer lab facilities, and full-service cafeterias are all enjoyed by a campus full of intelligent scholars seeking to improve themselves through education in a friendly, safe environment.

You are to be congratulated for considering the county’s crown jewel—Westchester Community College. Please contact me at for more information or to arrange for a tour of the campus or an appointment with a counselor.

Gloria De La Paz
Director of Admissions

Admissions Summer Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 12:00 noon