All El Centro campuses will be closed on Thursday, November 26 through Sunday, November 29 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

El Centro News

El Centro College, Texas A&M University launch new engineering academy: Students will co-enroll at two institutions Faced with a critical need for more engineers in Texas, colleges and universities are looking for innovative ways to attract students to that field.  Texas A&M University and El Centro College have launched an innovative program to do just that: attract students to the... Read More
 Thu, 07/02/2015 - 1:32pm
Students will now be able to schedule appointments with the Advising office. Please visit the receptionists in A110, or call 214-860-2083 or 214-860-2415 to schedule an appointment. Beginning in the fall semester, students will be able to schedule appointments online using a new appointment scheduling software, so be on the lookout!
 Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:39am
Summer is not over, but Fall Registration is here! Classes will fill up fast. Last day to register is August 20. Fall semester starts August 25. For class schedules check out the schedules page.
 Tue, 07/08/2014 - 1:41pm
Spring 2014, 1,224 El Centro full- and part-time students received Grade Point Averages (GPA) between 3.5 and 4.0. We list the names of these President's Honor Roll, Vice President's Honor Roll, and Academic Recognition List students on the El Centro Web site as a way of publicly honoring this outstanding achievement by so many of our students. (Students who have restricted their directory... Read More
 Tue, 06/03/2014 - 10:17am
The Office of Student Life (Downtown & West Campus office, gym, and fitness area) will be closed Thursday, May 29, 2014 for staff development. In case of emergency, please email We will resume normal business hours on Friday, May 30.
 Wed, 05/28/2014 - 1:23pm
The only wind farm in Dallas County has made its home on the rooftop of El Centro College!  The wind turbines were started up on April 21, 2014. Watch a WFAA (Channel 8) news story covering the ECC wind farm (link is external).   El Centro College purchased 80 wind turbines, all made in the United States, at a total cost of $240,000, which includes the infrastructure – a metal grid to... Read More
 Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:58pm
CITATION / TOW AWAY WARNING When: Apr 4, 2014 Apr 5, 2014 Apr 6, 2014 As a traffic control measure during NCAA Men’s Final Four activities happening in Downtown Dallas, parking meters on the following streets will be hooded Friday, April 4, 2014, at 6:00 AM through Sunday, April 6, 2014, at 11:59 PM .  There will be no metered parking on these streets during this time.   All... Read More
 Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:24pm
When and Where Sunday, May 18th, 2014 at 3:00pm Ellis Davis Field House in the Jesse Owens Complex 9191 South Polk Dallas, TX 75232 Cap and Gown will be sold at the El Centro College bookstore (214-698-0461) beginning Monday, April 7, 2014. The cost is $29.50 plus tax. Commencement Participation Deadline - April 25, 2014 *Students who have submitted a graduation application and are... Read More
 Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:01pm
February 19th 2:00-3:00 PM Performance Hall Women that Rock Officer Alicia Colon is the guest speaker, presenting "A Woman's Strength". Hosted by Sister 2 Sister, ECC Female Mentoring Program and the Texas Association of Black Personnel in Higher Education. For more information contact February 24th 12:30-1:30 PM Student Center Spoken Word Club Open Mic Join the newest... Read More
 Mon, 02/17/2014 - 2:26pm