Don’t Wait Until the Last Minute …. Register for Spring 2018 Credit Courses Now

Article by: Rosa Linda Reynoso

Thinking about taking credit courses at Del Mar College this spring? Better make your mind up. The deadline for Early Registration and to pay tuition and fees is Monday, Dec. 4. 

 Course offerings for the spring semester include 8-, 14-, 15- and 16-week sessions; Rapid Track III and IV sessions and the Maymester.  

Classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 16. The College will be closed on Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. 

What happens if individuals don’t pay? Schedules are dropped from the system to open seats for the next registration opportunity. Do you know what that means? Dropped individuals will have to register, again.

Registrants are encouraged to visit the East and West Campuses to talk with representatives in the Student Enrollment Centers, Financial Aid Offices and even with staff in the Business Offices to set up an installment plan. These resources are located in the East Campus Harvin Student Center (Ayers and Baldwin) and the West Campus Coleman Center (Old Brownsville and Airport Roads).

Current registration opportunities run through Monday, Dec. 4, with payment due by 6:30 p.m. the same day. Registration will reopen on Dec. 5 until 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, with payment due by 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 3. 

Online registration will remain available through Winter Break scheduled Dec. 20 through Jan. 2. 

The College also has set the very final registration date for Wednesday, Jan. 10.  “Final On-campus/ Late Registration” is scheduled Saturday, Jan. 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesday, Jan. 9, from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Wednesday, Jan. 10, from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Online Registration is also available. Payment is due the day individuals register.

Have questions? Call 361-698-1290, 361-698-1741 or 1-800-652-3357 or email Individuals can also learn more about admissions, registration and other pertinent information at

Recent News

Read the latest news, watch Del Mar TV’s shows Upside and Del Mar NOW, find out about the latest events, and more.