West Los Angeles College

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West Los Angeles College, WLAC, West LA College
West Los Angeles College logo.png
Motto Go West, Go Far!
Established February 1969
Type Public Junior College
President Nabil Abu-Ghazaleh
Students 9,859 [2012][1]
Location Culver City, CA, USA
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and Gold
Mascot Wildcats
Website www.wlac.edu
Aerial view of the campus.

West Los Angeles College (also called West L.A. College or WLAC) is a community college located in Ladera Heights, California, the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County adjacent to Culver City, California.

WLAC is a part of the California Community Colleges System, within the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), and fully accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges[2] The school offers Associate's degrees, 18 vocationally oriented programs in addition to 25 transfer programs.

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WLAC fields teams in 8 intercollegiate sports with 5 men's teams and 3 women's teams. The Wildcats are members of the Western State Conference. The teams were previously known as the "Hustling Oilers".

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