Valley-Bound Commitment

  • State: California
  • Coverage: San Bernardino College Service Area
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2008
  • Funding Source: public-private
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates only
  • Semester(s) Covered: two semesters

School(s): San Bernardino Valley College

Low-income students who graduate from selective San Bernardino Valley College service area high schools (San Bernardino USD, Rialto USD, and Colton USD) will have their enrollment fees and textbooks covered for the first year of attendance at SBVC. Students who participate in the Valley-Bound Commitment program receive priority registration at San Bernardino Valley College. After completion of the one-year Valley-Bound Commitment program, students are transitioned into other student services programs such as Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS), Success Through Achievement and Retention (STAR), and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) for the duration of their education at SBVC.

Program Links

  • Address:
    701 South Mount Vernon Ave
  • San Bernardino, CA 92410
  • United States
  • Email:
    orodriguez@sbccd.cc.ca.us
  • Phone:
    (909) 384-8988

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