Welcome Students

San Diego Mesa College

As one of the largest and most successful of California's 110 community colleges, Mesa College takes pride in its high academic standards, its excellent programs and services, and its personal approach to helping each individual student succeed.

Mesa College Offers:

  • Programs leading to the Associate in Arts Degree
  • Programs leading to the Associate in Sciences Degree
  • Certificates of Achievement
  • Certificates of Performance
  • One of the highest student transfer rates in California to four-year institutions



Mesa College is part of the San Diego Community College District (SDCCD). The district website provides an online application or you may obtain, complete and submit the Application for Admission at the Admissions Office, MV-10 on the Mesa College Campus.

Online Application
International Students
Freshman Year Experience

Register for Classes

With the exception of Special-Admit High School students, all students receive an appointment to register online using Reg-e. Special-Admit High School students must enroll in person at the time of their registration appointment. New International Students must register during the mandatory international student orientation.

Reg-e (Online Registration)
Registration Information


The college matriculation program is designed to help students succeed in their academic program. To "matriculate" means to enroll and to commit oneself to an educational goal. The matriculation process requires a commitment on the part of the college as well as the student.

The steps in the matriculation process are:
Educational planning
Follow-up of student progress
Testing Center


Most classes meet for the full sixteen weeks of the semester, but Mesa also offers convenient shortened sessions which meet for as few as four weeks. A new class schedule is made available before the start of every semester.

Finding Classes
Online Schedule
Online Classes


There are several programs in each of the seven Schools at Mesa. You will find information about our faculty, courses, programs, careers and much more by exploring our Program Directory below.

Program Information
Program Directory
Mesa Catalog

Student Services

Mesa College offers a comprehensive array of services that support our instructional programs and enhance access, retention and student success.

The Student Services links provided below will introduce you to areas of the college like Financial Aid, the Transfer and Career Center, Disability Support Programs and Services, and much more.

Campus Bookstore

Mesa College Bookstore online is your place for official San Diego Mesa College textbooks, gear and supplies. Buy or sell used and new textbooks, find official San Diego Mesa College gear, and purchase software and gifts - all online.

Campus Bookstore Website

Learning Resource Center

The LRC offers state-of-the-art library, computer, and media services for the entire Mesa Academic Community.