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.