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Compton College is now accepting applications online for the following terms:

Spring 2019, Summer 2019 and Fall 2019

This online application process is mandatory for new or returning students. Students who are continuing from
an immediately preceding semester or term need not apply.

  • High school students concurrently enrolled in high school and Compton 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: isp@elcamino.edu 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 where you applied. 


Important Application Information:

  • 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 310-900-1600, ext. 2076. 
  • Address: Compton College, Admissions Office, 1111 E. Artesia Boulevard, Compton, CA 90221
  • Telephone: 310-900-1600, Ext. 2050
  • Email: COMAdmissions@elcamino.edu
  • Website: www.compton.edu
Upon completion of your online application, you will receive an email from the Admissions & Records Office with your Compton College student ID number. Please log into MyECC from www.compton.edu to set up your MyECC account, using your college student ID number. 


New Student Information:

Within one to two business days (weekends and holidays excluded), after submitting your application, the Admissions & Records Office will process your application and send an email to you with information and your Compton College Student ID Number. You will need this ID number to proceed through the steps to enrollment.

(Semesters & Sessions)
Term Dates Apply Online
Class Schedule
 Winter 2019 January 3 - February 5, 2019 July 1, 2018 Full Class Schedule (PDF)
Spring 2019  February 9 - June 7, 2019 July 1, 2018 Full Class Schedule (PDF)
Summer 2019 June 17 - August 8, 2019
1st 6-week Session: June 17-July 25
2nd 6-week Session: July 1 - August 8
8-week Session: June 17 - August 8
February 1, 2019 Not Available
Fall 2019 August 24 - December 13, 2019 February 1, 2019 Not Available


Special Programs

Students applying for the programs listed below may have additional admissions requirements. Click on the following program links for more information:

Fee Payment Deadlines

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.


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