Greetings from the San Francisco Bay Area in California!

Gloria Zarabozo, directorWe welcome you and hope you will take the time to get to know more about our great state and beautiful location as you consider opportunities to further your education. We very much appreciate your consideration of Diablo Valley College as a place to further your education and reach your goals.

Diablo Valley College offers international students a unique and challenging educational experience. We are proud of our commitment to global education and the success of the thousands of international students who have benefited from the excellence of our degree, certificate and transfer-to-university courses and programs. DVC currently has over 1500 international students representing 70 nations. Our international students are an extraordinary group who excel academically and take active part in campus life.

We hope that you will take the time to become better acquainted with our college through the website and through our office. We strongly encourage you to visit our college web pages as you make the important decision of where you will begin your higher education career. If you would like to contact us directly please send an e-mail to If you are interested in arranging a tour of the campus please visit the tour page.

Our best wishes to you and we look forward to seeing you at Diablo Valley College in the near future.

Gloria Zarabozo, Director
International Student Admissions and Services