Aug 04, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Catalog

Introduction to IVC



Irvine Valley College President’s Message

Photograph of Glenn Roquemore

On behalf of our students, faculty, and staff, I would like to welcome you to Irvine Valley College. Whether you are considering coming here as a first-time college student or as a person interested in lifelong learning classes, I encourage you to get to know us and discover all that Irvine Valley College has to offer.

Drawing more than 22,000 students annually, IVC is dedicated to delivering academic excellence, offering more than 150 career-ready degrees and certificates, including focused pathways in 21-in-demand industry sectors. IVC is #1 in transfers to UC Irvine among all community colleges in California, and #1 in transfers to UCLA, UC Berkeley, UC San Diego, UC Davis, and UC Riverside among all Orange County community colleges. IVC also has among the highest rates of student transfers in the state, including to prestigious universities like Brown, Columbia, Caltech, Harvey Mudd, Penn, and USC.

If IVC is your college of choice, you have selected a college that transforms lives through exemplary learning experiences-both in the classroom with highly qualified faculty and outside of the classroom through our many support services and activities. Our dedicated faculty and staff pride themselves on a personal commitment to student success, so please never hesitate to ask one of us for assistance!

We are IVC, and you are welcome here.

Cindy Vyskocil, EdD
Acting President, Irvine Valley College