Ventura College East Campus


Dear Community, 
We take the health and safety of all of you extremely seriously.  As a result, the Ventura Community College District has decided to close the East Campus to all in-person services effective immediately and until further notice.  We will keep you informed if changes take place.  You can continue to reach us via phone or email during our new hours of operation below:
Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm (Email or Phone ONLY)
Closed on Fridays

(See Hours and Location link for specific hours for Services)


Mission and Program Purpose:

For over 38 years, the Ventura College East Campus, as an extension of Ventura College, has been an educational leader providing a positive and accessible learning environment that is responsive to the needs of students. VCEC promotes success, develops students to their full potential, creates lifelong learners, and fosters positive human values for successful living and membership in a global environment, for the Santa Clara River Valley Communities of Fillmore, Piru, and Santa Paula. This extension campus is a model on how institutions of higher learning can combine innovative programs, student support, and instructional technologies to provide outstanding learning opportunities and community services. Ventura College East Campus also serves as the center of operations for Ventura College Off-Campus Programs, including Dual Enrollment.

Instructional Program:

At Ventura College East Campus, courses are available to all students seeking to achieve their educational goals. Students may choose from a variety of educational programs, including a rotation of general education courses to earn an Associate Degree, courses to meet requirements for University Transfer, career and workforce education training, and basic skills. 

Our Guiding Principles

At Ventura College and the Ventura College East Campus we believe that students come first and all else follows.  We strive to create a campus environment that fosters collaboration, communication, and mutual respect.  We are committed to these Guiding Principles in all that we do:

  • Embrace the strength of diversity
  • Listen with intensity and compassion
  • Communicate with integrity and patience
  • Design student-centered solutions
  • Spark self-confidence and a sense of discovery
  • Pursue our vision and goals with passion

 Library and Learning Resource Center:

Ventura College East Campus has a Library and Learning Resource Center (LRC) that also serves as a branch of the Ventura College library. The LRC provides Textbook Lending Library, access to over 10,000 research databases, full library service, open-access computer Lab, WiFi (wireless Internet), study areas, and math tutoring available to all Ventura College students.

Student Services:

Ventura College East Campus offers student services to all Ventura College students and prospective students. Bilingual (English/Spanish) staff are on site to assist students with educational planning, admissions, and registration.

Academic Counseling Admissions and Registration Financial Aid Services
Monday to Thursday, morning and evening appointments are available. Call (805) 525-7136 to schedule an appointment. All Counseling appointments will be conducted via the phone or Cranium Cafe.
Walk-Ins Monday to Thursday, 9:00am to 7:00pm. For information contact Maiya Rodriguez at 
(805) 525-7136 or
Tuesday, 3:00pm to 6:30pm. Financial Aid Specialist:
Wendy Lopez
(All Financial Aid Meetings will conducted on the phone)
Ventura College East Campus
957 Faulkner Road, 106 | Santa Paula, CA 93060
(805) 525-7136 |