All DCCCD colleges will be closed on Thursday, November 27 through Sunday, November 30. Colleges will reopen on Monday, December 1.
Semester Months Deadline for New Students Deadline for Transfer Students within the U.S.
Fall August - December July 1 August  1
Spring January - May November 1 December 1
*Summer June - August April 1 May 1
*Optional, unless first semester as an F1 Student at El Centro College.

Please visit the Multicultural Center for information regarding admission for F-1 students.

Estimated Expenses

Tuition and Fees: approximately $1, 380.00 per semester (Required to attend each spring and fall term; the summer semester is optional but the same cost.)

Textbooks: approximately $250 per semester

Living Expenses:
Approximately $1,000 per month including room, meals, transportation and health insurance. (Students provide their own housing, meals, transportation and health insurance)
  • Tuition and fees subject to change without notice.
  • Start and end dates subject to change.