Transitioning from high school to college may feel like stepping onto a rollercoaster ride blindfolded, but we promise it is an exciting journey! Worrying about grades, making new friends, learning to live independently, and planning for your future may seem intimidating. However, here at West Hills College Lemoore (WHCL), we've got your back, ready to address all these concerns!
Smooth Move in Academics
Your academic experience matters to us at WHCL. We strive to make your academic transition as smooth as possible. From the orientation to tutoring and extra instruction sessions, we'll equip you with all the necessary resources to soar high. Plus, thanks to our smaller class sizes, you'll benefit from more one-on-one time with our expert professors!
Financial Matters Managed
Are you worried about the hefty price tag that comes with college? Take a breather. WHCL offers California first-time college residents the chance to enjoy a tuition-free education if they take 12 units per semester! On top of that, you can avail of various financial aid possibilities, from scholarship grants to work-study programs. Our Financial Aid department is always there to guide you toward the best financial plan.
Fun with Independence
Stepping into college comes with increased personal responsibility. However, at WHCL, you're always joined in learning new skills. Our campus events and workshops spark opportunities to learn crucial life skills like time management and self-care while socializing and having fun!
Friends Who Become Family
Making new friends in college may feel daunting, but the WHCL campus life is teeming with clubs, sports teams, and events. You're bound to find new friends who share your interests and passions, turning your college experience into a holistic, enjoyable one.
Career Guidance to Rely On
Want more reassurance about your future career path? WHCL's dedicated Career Center supports students with career exploration, internships, and job placements. Rest assured, we're here to help you navigate those imposing career decisions!
Focusing on Mental Health
At WHCL, we realize mental health is as important as academic achievement. We provide counseling services and resources tailored to support your mental health.
Bridging the Academic Gap
At WHCL, we design our courses with your academic success in mind. We offer free tutoring sessions to bridge any gap between your high school knowledge and the demands of college classes!
Pressure What's That?
At WHCL, we love to see you thrive! Our environment strives to encourage you to learn and achieve sans the stress and pressure. At WHCL, you're not just another number; you're a part of our WHCL family.
Believing in You
Imposter syndrome is a common college concern, but remember, you've earned your spot in college. At WHCL, our faculty and staff believe in you even when self-doubt creeps in.
Lessons from Failure
We understand that failure is a stepping stone to success. At WHCL, we encourage students to view mistakes as learning opportunities and use them for personal growth. With a close-knit, supportive community at WHCL, you won't face your struggles alone.
Choosing a college boils down to much more than academics. It's about finding a supportive and fun environment that empowers you to be the best version of yourself. And we assure you that you'll find that at West Hills College Lemoore!
Discover the WHCL advantage and begin your fearless journey here!