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.

Eligibility: 

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 sdpromisecity@sdccd.edu.

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WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE SAN DIEGO PROMISE ?

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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