Skyline College is committed to giving its students the best form of education possible to help them succeed in university or help them develop the skills they need to succeed in their chosen careers. Skyline is part of the San Mateo Community College District and is recognized as one of the top 5 community colleges in California for transfers to major universities such as UCLA, UC Berkeley and Stanford.
In addition to their coursework, students can participate in the school’s athletic programs. They offer sports such as baseball,basketball, soccer, badminton, volleyball and wrestling.Students can also join in the many clubs and organizations including anthropology club, ceramic club, honors club,Kappa Beta Delta and Enactus to name a few.
Skyline College sits on a 111-acre campus just south ofSan Francisco, with beautiful views of the Bay Area. The college is located in the safe, suburban city of San Bruno.Residents in this city get to enjoy cool, dry summers and temperate winters. Temperatures in the winter average in the low to mid 50’s (Fahrenheit) and in the summer average in the low 70’s.
The city’s many parks offer students the chance to have a picnic, BBQ with friends or go on a hike on one of the many hiking trails. They can also take advantage of the parks indoor swimming pool, indoor basketball court or ballpark.
On a long weekend or break from school, students can take the short drive to San Francisco and see sights like Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge or have some Clam Chowder at Fisherman’s Wharf.