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Information for Potential Recruits


Thank you for your interest in attending Ventura College as a student athlete.  Ventura College provides a complete support system for the athlete that includes: athletic advising, athletic trainer, two equipment managers, faculty mentor program, tutoring program, study tables, and complete indoor and outdoor facilities. Training and conditioning are possible year-round.  Ventura College provides a quality athletic program both in breadth and depth of offerings that will challenge your skills, be sensitive and responsive to your academic needs and prepare you to transfer to a four-year college or university.


Ventura College is a member of the Western State Conference (WSC) and the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA).  We abide by the CCCAA constitution, bylaws, and WSC sports guides.  The Dean of Health, Physical Education & Athletics, the Athletic Director and the eligibility clerk determine all athletic eligibility.  The Athletics Director and Dean monitor the integrity of the athletic program regarding rules, compliance, and eligibility.


Any prospective student-athlete not living within Ventura County or the contiguous geographical community college districts to Ventura County desiring information regarding athletic participation at Ventura College is required to first make contact with a representative of Ventura College either in writing, electronically or by telephone.


Information About Recruiting Rules of the CCCAA


If you would like to receive more information about a specific athletic program, please use the following questionnaire.


Prospective Student Athlete Questionnaire


The following links can guide you through the process of becoming a Pirate.


Steps to Registration & Enrolling as a new student at Ventura College


For new students who graduated from high school in Ventura County, Ventura College offers the Ventura College Promise.  The "Promise" is that all 2010 Ventura County high school graduates  will have their enrollment fees covered during their first year of attendance at Ventura College. This same promise is extended to students who have successfully completed their GED requirements or who have completed the coursework for high school in 2010, but have not yet passed their exit exam. Expenses covered by the Ventura College Promise include the per-unit cost of classes, the Student Rep fee, the Health fee,  and the Student Center fee.


Information About the Ventura College Promise


As a member of the CCCAA, Ventura College is not allowed to give athletic scholarships.  Financial Aid is available to all students who qualify.


Information About Financial Aid at Ventura College


Informational Video About Paying Class Fees at Ventura College


If you would like more information, please contact Athletic Director Will Cowen (805-654-6347, or use our Staff Directory to find contact information for any member of our coaching staff.  Also you may go to each sports' individual website (links located on the left hand side of this page) to learn more about the each team.


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