Simply put, we believe in you and your power to succeed. Support and teamwork define our El Camino community—see what you can achieve.
At El Camino, we put guidance, support, and helpful resources at your fingertips—take whatever you need and use it to reach your goals. We’ll be by your side as you build a future that will make you and your family proud.
Transfer success, career launches, and affordability—just $46 per unit for California residents—also set El Camino apart. Start your path to a four-year degree or build skills you can put to work right away.
Applying to El Camino straight from high school? Find admission info for traditional first-year students.Get Info for First-Year Students
Coming back to finish college or pursue a new interest? Learn how to apply and enroll while working, raising a family, or making a career change.Get Info for Returning Students
Applying to El Camino from outside the United States? Learn about admission requirements, application processes, and more.Get Info for International Students
Want to transfer to El Camino from another college? Learn how to apply and receive credit for the courses you’ve already taken.Get Info for Transfer Students
Looking to earn college credits while still in high school? Discover how you can take El Camino classes online, on campus, or at your high school.Get Info for Dual Enrollment Students
New to El Camino? Find step-by-step application instructions, admission and residency requirements, new-student orientation info, and more.
Our Admissions & Records team can answer your questions about applying, registering for classes, and getting copies of your records. We also can point you to help with financial aid and other needs.
Virtual Admissions and Records Hours: M & TH 8am - 9am and Noon-2pm | T & W 8am-9am, Noon-2pm and 5pm-6pm | F- 9am-1pmEmail Admissions Visit Virtual Admissions and Records Help Desk
Visit the Virtual Information Desk for any general questions
Admissions & Records
For help with admission processes, applications, registration, residency, transcripts, and more
In Person Office Hours:
M - F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
M & TH 8 am - 9 am, 12 pm - 2 pm
T & W 8 am - 9 am, 12 pm - 2 pm and
4 pm - 5 pm
F 9 am -1 pm