Quinebaug Valley Community College is not just a college—it is a community, a community that focuses on the success of its students. Whether your goal is a degree, to prepare for a four-year college, to acquire new job skills, or simply to quench your thirst for learning, at QVCC you will discover opportunities to enrich your life.
QVCC has provided affordable, high quality education and training to the residents of northeastern Connecticut since 1971. One of twelve colleges in the Connecticut Community College system, QVCC offers a wide range of programs and services for all ages and backgrounds.
Degrees and certificates are only part of what you’ll find at QVCC. In our Community Engagement Office, Community & Professional Learning offers credit-free job-focused training , courses for personal enrichment, LiR Learning in Retirement, customized business training and more. Need motorcycle rider training ? You’ve come to the right place!
Learn & Live Locally
Known as the "Quiet Corner," northeast Connecticut residents are passionate about our small towns and many find their way back to the area or continue to live and support the local economy. Our alumni, business community and the QVCC Foundation are ardent supporters of the College.
The Smart Choice
Cost and convenience are just two of the many reasons to attend QVCC. Quite simply, it provides the best value in higher education. Compare the cost to any four-year or college or university and you will realize that starting at QVCC is a smart choice. Learn more about how to pay for your college education
QVCC’s 68 acre main campus is located in Danielson, CT, close to major roads and easy to access. For residents in the southwestern corner of its service area, the College operates a smaller Center in downtown Willimantic.
Do It Your Way
QVCC provides the flexibility to learn on your own time and your own terms. Classes are offered days, evenings and online, allowing you to tailor your schedule to meet your needs. Attend full time or part time. The choice is yours.