Ventura College Athletics

General Information

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 in temperate, seaside San Buenaventura.

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. Football participates under the direction of the Southern California Football Association (SCFA). 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.  All prospective student athletes can find more information about attending Ventura College through our Potential Recruits page.  All prosepctive student athletes can also fill out our recruit questionnaire and the information will be forwarded to the appropriate coach(es).

If you would like more information about Ventura College Athletics, please contact Athletic Director Will Cowen (805-289-6347, wcowen@vcccd.edu) 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 upper left hand portion of this page) to learn more about the each team.