Cañada College is home to students of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. Cañada’s academic offerings are comprehensive, providing students with transfer opportunities, career programs, and the option of earning a four-year degree on campus through partner colleges. In addition to their coursework, students also have the opportunity to participate in the college’s athletic teams such as dance, basketball, baseball, golf, and soccer.Students can also participate in the various clubs and organizations offered on campus including Art Club, Phi Theta Kappa, Photon Society, Student Leadership, and the Robotics Club.
Cañada College is located in the San Francisco bay area in the suburban town of Redwood City just south of San Francisco. The College sits on the edge of Silicon Valley and is easily accessible by major airports nearby. Public transportation is available for students to take advantage of all this area has to offer.
Many people consider this area as one of the most desirable places to reside and indeed with the fine weather and myriad of attractions close by, it is a very popular place with students.
Numerous cultural and entertainment attractions are nearby including world-class museums, galleries, shopping and dining. Outdoor activities can be enjoyed year round and there are lots of places to go swimming, biking, hiking, and even fantastic skiing and snowboarding in nearby Lake Tahoe.