Foothill + De Anza Colleges | Silicon Valley, CA

Foothill College



Do you prefer a thoughtful, peaceful atmosphere? Located in the community of Los Altos Hills, near Stanford University and Google’s Headquarters, you’ll find Foothill College’s beautiful, park-like campus.

Foothill College Facts:

  • Host to over 1000 international students from more than 80 countries (spring 2019).
  • Total enrollment of 13,000 students.
  • Average class size is 27.
  • Ranked as the safest community college campus in California and the second safest in the U.S. - (
  • Ranked #1 medium size community college in California (
  • American Institute of Architects has twice honored Foothill for its outstanding design, calling it the “most beautiful community college ever built.”
  • On campus, you will find an award winning Physical Science, Math, and Engineering (PSME) complex, multimedia labs, library, athletic facilities, a Maker’s Space, two theaters, an observatory, and much more.
  • Foothill College’s Honors Institute offers challenging and specialized courses as well as a preferred admission program with UCLA.
  • Foothill offers an unique focus on Service Leadership and community engagement. Popular events and activities include the Research and Service Leadership Symposium and the Business Innovation Challenge.

Visit Foothill College’s  International Student Programs website  for more information!