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Welcome to Solano Community College!

Solano Community College has been helping students from all walks of life achieve their goals since 1945. We can provide the resources you need for university transfer, job training, or personal development.

Students can complete the first two years of their bachelor's degree at a fraction of the cost of a 4-year university, and transfer as a junior with admission priority to major universities. We have transfer agreements with seven UC campuses and offer a wide selection of transferable classes. In addition, Solano Community College coordinates with Sonoma State University to offer a full bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts through our Vallejo center.

Applying

Applying to Solano Community College is a straightforward process. For an overview of the steps required, please follow our Quick Start Guide. You can also browse our Admissions & Records section for more information.

If you are a high-school student or an international student, there may be additional requirements for enrollment.

Academics

Solano Community College provides instruction in a wide variety of subjects, suitable for transferring to a four year institution, developing work skills, or for personal interest and growth.

Please see out Catalog for classes that are currently open for enrollment, and review our posted dates and deadlines before applying. We also invite you to visit our Academic Schools pages to familiarize yourself with our staff, faculty, and the various programs we offer.

Paying for College

Attending a community college versus a four-year institution can save a student thousands of dollars in fees. Solano Community college can also help incoming students find other means of assistance through our Financial Aid office. Students can also take advantage of scholarships and textbook assistance to further defray college costs.

Education Planning

Students planning to attend Solano Community College are encouraged to visit our counselors, to make the most of their journey through college. SCC's couselors can help you clarify your goals and choose exactly which courses you will need.

Career Planning

Solano Community College is an excellent gateway into the workforce. We offer degrees and certificates in fields ranging from Aeronautics to Welding.

Students can also take advantage of our Career Center for ongoing career opportunities.

Transferring

Solano Community College's Transfer Center helps our students move forward in their college aspirations. Our counselors assist students in meeting the requirements for transfer to four-year universities and beyond.

Maps & Directions

Solano Community College is strategically located halfway between California's state capitol, Sacramento, and one of the most dynamic cities in the world, San Francisco. The college is only about an hour's drive from either city, and lies right on I-80 for easy access.