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

El Centro News

The Office of Student Life will be open Saturday,  February 8, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Please encourage evening and weekend students to stop by (room B-270) and pick up their student ID during these hours.  Students will need to provide us with a copy of their paid/payment plan fee receipt and a photo ID. Please contact us if you have any questions.   Thank you,  ... Read More
 Tue, 02/04/2014 - 2:32pm
Fall Semester 2013, 1,211 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... Read More
 Mon, 01/13/2014 - 12:08pm
Vines and wines: A delicious glass of wine depends on an excellent crop of grapes, and a process prompts millions of people around the world to raise their glasses and toast many types of occasions in their lives. “Vines and Wines” also is the name of a course at El Centro College taught during the fall 2013 semester that will return in the spring, taking students around the world (from their... Read More
 Tue, 12/17/2013 - 10:03am
Due to the inclement weather on Friday, Dec. 6 through Monday, Dec. 9, the DCCCD colleges were closed.  In class finals that were scheduled for those days will be rescheduled.   For Friday, Saturday and Sunday in-class finals that were missed: please check with your instructor to see when and how your exam has been rescheduled.  If you have already been notified by your instructor... Read More
 Tue, 12/10/2013 - 11:32am
Priority registration (for returning students)  continues through Sunday, Nov. 24. Open Registration will be from November 25 – January 15, 2014. This is for all new and returning students who have not registered.   For more information about registration, visit
 Thu, 11/21/2013 - 11:07am
Download video: MP4 format | Ogg format | WebM format
 Tue, 11/05/2013 - 4:18pm
Due to the impact of plans for the Kennedy Memorial, El Centro Downtown Campus (including Paramount Building) will be closed on Friday, November 22, 2013. Our Bill J. Priest campus and West Dallas campus will remain open that day.
 Fri, 10/25/2013 - 3:53pm
(DALLAS) — El Centro College is one of 12 community colleges in the country selected to participate in the Walmart Brighter Futures 2.0 Project, which is supported by a $3.5 million grant from the Walmart Foundation to the League for Innovation in the Community College. The project seeks to provide low-income adults and older youths with the skills necessary to obtain middle-skill jobs, enabling... Read More
 Thu, 10/17/2013 - 10:22am
Students in grades 6 through 12 and their parents are encouraged to join us for this special program about attending college. This event is free and open to the public. When and Where Are Las Llaves Events Held? Las Llaves hosts two events each year — one in the fall and another in the spring. Las Llaves events are held at a different college or university campus each time. The next... Read More
 Thu, 10/10/2013 - 11:28am