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Get Started at El Camino

Get a head start and take classes at El Camino! 

Create Your Future Today

Whether you're looking to transfer to a four-year university, complete a certificate or learn new skills for career advancement, El Camino College has the right path for you. 

  • Fall begins August 26
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Need Help?

Browse the selection of classes online or stop by the Warrior Welcome Center for in-person assistance. We have everything you need to succeed!

Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions? We can help!

Virtual Info Desk

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. / Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Financial Aid Help Desk

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. / Friday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

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How do I apply and register?

Learn about the transfer process if you have completed classes at another college or university, but have never attended El Camino College or you do not have a current application on file.

  • Apply for Admission
    Complete an online application at CCCApply

  • Meet with an ECC Counselor
    Meet with an ECC Counselor to help decide which courses meet your educational needs and college requirements.

  • Register for Classes
    Register for classes online via MyECC. Your registration appointment date and time will be available via MyECC.


  • Registration appointment information will be available via MyECC. Check the "registration" link under the Self Service Menu for your registration appointment date and time.
  • If you haven't done so recently, meet with a counselor.