Welcome International Students!
Nestled in the rolling hills of Livermore Valley, in the San Francisco Bay Area, Las Positas College is a beautiful, friendly, safe campus consisting of approximately 8,300 students including 136 international students from 37 different countries. We are located 64 kilometers southeast of San Francisco, and 51 kilometers northeast of Silicon Valley, amid one of California's fastest growing regions for business, science, and technology. Las Positas College is a public two-year California Community College accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). We are extremely proud of our dedicated faculty and staff and the high quality education you will receive here at our College. Educational institutions such as the University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) systems, and private colleges and universities give full credit for equivalent courses taken at Las Positas College. Complementing our excellent academic programs are a variety of student support services designed to give you the personal attention needed to help you succeed.