Closed Thanksgiving Week, (No classes)

November 25-29, re-opening on December 2, 2019 

 Fall 2019 Hours

Monday 10:30am-5:00pm

Tuesday-Thursday 8:15am-4:30pm

Friday 8:15am-3:00pm

The San Diego Promise is a two-year completion program for recent high school graduates enrolled full-time (12 units per semester). The program provides up to two years of free tuition to eligible students. Participation in the Promise program comes with a variety of benefits: an assigned peer mentor/success coach, specialized counseling and guidance support, and additional campus engagement opportunities.


ATTENTION! The San Diego Promise application for Class of 2020 high school graduates entering in Fall 2020 will be available January 13, 2020.
If you are a Class of 2020 high school graduate who will be attending City College in Fall 2020, you can do the following to begin the enrollment process for the San Diego Promise:

If you have questions about the San Diego Promise at San Diego City College, please email

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New students participating in the San Diego Promise will receive the following:

  • In-State tuition and health fees will be covered for Fall and Spring. Note: Student Parking, Semester Pass, and Student Rep Fees are NOT  included.

  • Assigned Peer Advocate.

  • Individualized counseling and guidance support.

  • Individualized support to help you complete your educational goals.

*Students who meet program requirements in their first year may be eligible for free tuition in their second year.

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