Irvine Valley College may request that international applicants have their academic documents evaluated by a credential evaluation service. We will notify you by email if this is required.
Additionally, students who are seeking transferable credit towards an IVC degree or certificate for study done at a foreign university will be required to have their transcripts evaluated by a credential evaluation service.
IVC will accept credential evaluations from any of the service providers listed on the NACES website: https://www.naces.org/members.
An official credential evaluation report must be sent electronically or DIRECTLY to IVC's Admissions & Records Office. Unofficial reports cannot be used to grant credit. Have an official credential evaluation report mailed to:
Irvine Valley College
Office of Admissions and Records
5500 Irvine Center Dr.
Irvine, CA 92618