About Kennebec Valley Community College
Kennebec Valley Community College (KVCC) is one of seven public community colleges in Maine that operates under the authority of the Maine Community College System (MCCS). The KVCC Fairfield campus is located on seventy acres in Fairfield, Maine. KVCC's Harold Alfond Campus is located on 580 acres just north of Fairfield. Enrollment was approximately 2,500 full- and part-time students in the 2015-2016 academic year. Over the past three years, KVCC has invested nearly $30 million in college programs, infrastructure, and buildings including construction of the new KVCC Center for Science and Agricultural Education, the 120-acre organic farm at KVCC (including education facility, vegetable processing center, equipment, implements, systems, soils, livestock, greenhouses, shelters, fields), a new state-of-the-art culinary arts facility and demonstration kitchen, the largest timber frame carpentry lab in the northeast, an indoor electrical lineworker training facility, two medical simulation labs, an early childhood outdoor family education lab, a CNC machine tool lab, a welding lab, and many other important updates including a vast overhaul of IT equipment, software, and computers. KVCC's new Alfond Campus and the revitalized Fairfield campus offer an unparalleled environment for inspiring new academic energy and innovative thinking. KVCC is a collegial environment emphasizing student success and respect for employees, students, and the community. Kennebec Valley Community College prepares students to achieve their educational, professional, and personal goals in a supportive environment through shared values of responsibility, integrity, and respect.