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College and Career Center

The College and Career Center (CCC) is is open everyday (M-F) for student use. It is equipped with computers, free printing, and space for students to do homework or study. Mr. Cruz is also available everyday to answer college and career related questions students may have.
Additionally, the following services/resources are available for students to research careers and colleges:


Financial Aid: Seniors be sure to apply between October 1st, 2021- March 2, 2022







FULLERTON COLLEGE (College Link Program) 

  - Throughout the school year VHS will be partnering with FCC to bring students College Link opportunities. Students who enroll and participate in the class have a chance to get ahead and start college now, with 3 FREE college credits.  This opportunity is not only open to students interested in attending FCC, but the credits are transferable to most colleges and universities.  Interested students should visit the VHS College and Career Center or email to sign up!  (Course priority will be given to 11th and 12th graders.)

  - Here is the Special Admit Form students will need to complete online.  Please talk to Mr. Cruz ( to review what courses you should take.

  - You can view the Fall 2021 courses and the registration process right here. 

  - Process to sign up for College Link


*Please note that 11th-12th grade students are given priority as 9th-10th grade students have other opportunities to take these classes.


FULLERTON COLLEGE (College Readiness Program) 

  - Fullerton College will offer virtual assistance to students through the application process. Students can also visit FCC's Outreach website for guides through the application process. 

  - During Fall 2021 and Spring 2022, FCC Counseling 140 classes will be available online.  Counseling 140 covers students' College Orientation and will provide a free transferable 1/2 unit.  This will allow students to register before new students with 0 units in the Fall 2022. Be sure to follow these steps and sign up early, Fall registration ends October 4th!

  - Paths to Success- Fullerton College provides multiple opportunities to VHS students to receive priority registration. Please email Mr. Cruz ( if you would like more information. 

  - Here is the Special Admit Form students will need to complete and submit electronically in order to reserve a spot in the COUN 140 course. 





  - Students will be given the opportunity to work with Santiago Canyon representatives virtually throughout the Fall.  Representatives will assist in the application process and financial aid. 

  - VHS Students who have applied to SCC will be eligible to be apart of SCC's Early Welcome program. Students will be put through SCC Orientation and will be given assistance in registering for classes at this time. Follow the Flow Chart for guidance.  

  - Seniors planning to attend Santiago Canyon College can follow the Flow Chart or click here to view information about the Early Welcome Priority Registration process

  - The Pre-Orientation Video will guide you through your next steps after applying. 

  - Have questions about SCC, the application process or financial aid? Click here to schedule an appointment with our SCC representative!

    - Feel free to contact SCC by email at as well.






Career Resourses:

Career One Stop

Career Cafe

CA Career Zone




Below, please find the Valencia High School "Brag Sheet Template" to be used when requesting a recommendation. 


Non-Discrimination Statement

The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying in all district activities, programs, and employment based upon actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Reference: BP 0410; 1312.3; 4111.1; 5145.3; 5145.7; 4119.11/4219.11/4319.11
Compliance Officer for Complaints. Employee complaint: Rick Lopez, Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources (714) 985-8408. Title IX Sexual Harassment and any other discrimination complaints: Cary Johnson, Director, Educational Services (714) 985-8656. Americans with Disabilities Act complaints: Richard McAlindin, Executive Director, Instructional Support (714) 985-8727. Bullying, intimidation complaints: Rick Riegel, Administrator, Student Services (714) 985-8671
Procedure for Complaints. Uniform Complaint Policy Form 1312.3 (English), 1312.3 (Spanish). Williams Uniform Complaint Procedures Form 1312.4 (English) and 1312.4 (Spanish)
El Distrito Escolar Unificado Placentia-Yorba Linda, prohíbe la discriminación, acoso, intimidación, hostigamiento en todas las actividades, programas y empleo del distrito en base a género real o percibido, identificación de género, expresión de género, raza, etnia, color, religión ascendencia, nacionalidad, origen nacional, identificación de grupo étnico, estado de inmigración, sexo, orientación sexual, estatus marital o parental, embarazo, edad discapacidad física o mental o en base a la asociación de la persona con una persona o grupo, con una o más de estas características reales o percibidas. Referencia: BP 0410; 1312.3; 4111.1; 5145.3; 5145.7; 4119.11/4219.11/4319.11.
Quejas de empleados: Rick Lopez, Asistente de Superintendente, Recursos Humanos (714) 985-8408. Titulo IX Acoso Sexual y cualquier otra queja de discriminación: Cary Johnson, Director, Servicios Educativos (714) 985-8656. Americanos con Discapacidades Acta de quejas: Richard McAlindin, Director Ejecutivo, Apoyo Educativo (714) 985-8727. Quejas de acoso, intimidación: Rick Riegel, Administrador, Servicios Estudiantiles (714) 985-8671

Employee/Student Non-Fraternization Policy: BP 4101