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El Camino College Compton Center


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

 Winter 2017, Spring 2017, Summer 2017 and Fall 2017

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 El Camino College Compton Center 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 El Camino College Compton Center 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: ECC Compton Center, Admissions Office, 1111 E. Artesia Boulevard, Compton, CA 90221
  • Telephone: 310-900-1600, Ext. 2050
  • Email: COMAdmissions@elcamino.edu
  • Website: www.compton.edu

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.

(Semesters & Sessions)
Term Dates Apply Online
Class Schedule
 Winter 2017 January 5 - February 7, 2017 July 14, 2016

Full Class Schedule

  Spring 2017 February 11 - June 9, 2017 July 14, 2016

Full Class Schedule

Summer 2017  June 19, 2017 - August 10, 2017 November 1, 2016

Full Class Schedule


Fall 2017  August 26, 2017 -December 15,2017 November 1 ,2016

Full Class Schedule



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 El Camino College Compton Center 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.compton.edu to set up your MyECC account, using your ECC student ID number.

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