El Camino College
Application for Admission
El Camino College is now accepting applications online for the following terms:
This online application process is for new and returning students. Including those with an absence of two consecutive primary terms: fall or spring semesters; excluding summer and winter terms. Students continuing from an immediately preceding term need not apply.
High school students concurrently enrolled in high school and El Camino College must
apply every term.
- If you are a prospective F-1 Visa student outside of the United States or an F-1 Visa student currently studying in the United States - - DO NOT complete this application. You must contact the International Student Program directly by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 310-660-3431.
Prospective students are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
Note: If you have submitted an online application to Compton College you do not need to submit another application to El Camino College. You are cleared to register for classes at both locations. If you are applying for financial aid, please contact the first campus you applied to.
Important Application Instructions:
- In order to submit an online application, you must have an active email address.
- It is important to REQUEST official transcripts from previous colleges attended. Please have transcripts sent to the address below, attention: Admissions and Records Office. El Camino College does not accept transcripts issued to students or other second parties. All transcripts MUST be sent directly from the other colleges or universities to El Camino College Admissions and Records Office. In most cases, a high school transcript is not needed.
- In order to clear a prerequisite, you will need to bring an unofficial transcript to the counseling office. For counseling information, please call 310-660-3593, ext. 3458.
El Camino College
Admissions & Records Office
16007 Crenshaw Boulevard
Torrance, CA 90506
New Student Information
Within one to two business days (weekends and holidays excluded), after submitting your application, the Admissions Office will process your application and send an email to you with information and your El Camino College Student ID Number. You will need this ID number to proceed through the steps to enrollment.
June 18 - August 9, 2018
First Six-Week Session: June 18 - July 26
Eight-Week Session: June 18 - Aug. 9
Second Six-Week Session: July 2 - Aug. 9
|November 3, 2017||Full Class Schedule|
|Fall 2018||August 25 - December 14, 2018||November 3, 2017||Full Class Schedule|
|Winter 2019||January 3 - February 5, 2019||July 1, 2018||Unavailable|
|Spring 2019||February 9 - June 7, 2019||July 1, 2018||Unavailable|
Students applying for the programs listed below may have additional admissions requirements. Click on the following program links for more information:
High School Students
High school students planning to enroll concurrently for classes should apply and submit all required documents before the semester begins.
International Student Program
If you are a prospective F-1 Visa student outside of the United States or an F-1 Visa student currently studying in the United States - - DO NOT complete this application.
All student fees must be paid in full at both El Camino College and Compton College by the deadline posted in the class schedule or students will be dropped from all classes at both locations.
Upon completion of your online application, you will receive an email from the Admissions & Records Office with your El Camino College student ID number. Please log into MyECC from www.elcamino.edu to set up your MyECC account, using your ECC student ID number.