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

El Centro News

Members of the University of North Texas at Dallas and El Centro College met Friday November 6 to sign an articulation agreement that provides a seamless transfer for students attending both institutions.  The agreement matches coursework between the two schools and allows students to make a smooth transition from El Centro College to UNT Dallas.  Those students who attend school full-... Read More
 Mon, 11/16/2015 - 10:48am
El Centro College Student Programs, Resources, and Health Services will be sponsoring a Mental Health and Disability Symposium on Friday, December 11.   Friday, December 11 8:30 a.m - 4:00 p.m. Bill J. Priest Campus of El Centro College Hoblitzelle Room 1530   Register on eConnect: Term: Fall 2015 Course: XPDL 1000 Section: 55555 (Leave location blank)   Many students are unable to... Read More
 Mon, 11/23/2015 - 12:29pm
The H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College presents “Studio/Active: Advanced Studio Exhibition” from November 16 – December 8.   The H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College announces its annual exhibition of advanced student work, “Studio/Active: Advanced Studio Exhibition.” Seven student artists have been chosen from our program, representing the best from the... Read More
 Mon, 11/09/2015 - 10:00am
The Student Success Division will be closed on Friday, November 20th, for staff development. This includes the following offices: Admissions, Advising, College Transition Center, First Year Experience & Retention Services and Testing.
 Mon, 11/16/2015 - 4:38pm
Bill J. Priest Institute will hold weekly open information sessions for prospective students.  Sessions will be held every Tuesday at 1pm in the lobby at Bill J. Priest. All are welcome to attend to find out more about welding, industrial maintence and the possibility of a fit.  After the information session a tour of both the welding and industrial arts labs are included.  Learn... Read More
 Wed, 10/21/2015 - 9:25am
Time to enroll for Spring Classes! Courses begin January 2016 Length of program is 10-18 months A Certificate of Completion is provided when all requirements are met.   Qualifications: 2 years with front & back office experience An employer recommendation Completed 2 pre-requisite courses (English 1301 Composition, and SP 1311, 1315 or 1321 Speech Communication) Be... Read More
 Thu, 10/29/2015 - 2:28pm
The H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College presents: “Downtown: Visual Fine Art Faculty Exhibition” October 12 – November 6, 2015 Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery Reception: Thursday October 15th 4-6 pm Gallery Hours: M-W 10-4, TR 10-7, FR 10-3 801 Main Street / Dallas TX 75202 214-860-2115 El Centro College, the... Read More
 Tue, 10/06/2015 - 2:41pm
Achieving the Dream, Inc. and OneMain Financial are providing scholarships to four deserving El Centro College students who are near completion of their associate degrees; El Centro is one of five community colleges in the Achieving the Dream National Reform Network. Nangoyi Zulu, Carlos Roca, Heaven Abraha, and DeMarcus Craddock are each being awarded Achieving The Dream Scholarships in the... Read More
 Fri, 09/25/2015 - 11:36am
El Centro College in Dallas, Texas, is one of only 10 recipients of the 2014 National Humanities Medal, which was conferred by President Barack Obama during a special ceremony on Thurs., Sept. 10, 2015.  El Centro’s award honors The Clemente Course in the Humanities, which the college offers in partnership with  El Centro College teaches The Clemente Course to... Read More
 Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:31pm