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De Anza College

Why De Anza College?

In 40 years De Anza College has educated more than 700,000 students.More than 60 buildings are located on a beautiful and busy 112-acre or 45-hectare campus in Cupertino, and are a blending of Spanish and modern architecture. Students receive local, state and national honors for exceptional achievement. For instance, recently math students scored No. 1 or No. 2 in the nation in the Student Mathematics League Competition. De Anza is a place for students to excel.

EC Quick Facts

Which EC course should I take

  • University Foundation Program -
    Community College Track

IELTS/TOEFL waiver granted for students who complete:

Undergraduate Degrees

Conditional admissions offered for

Undergraduate Degrees

Class size
Approximately 22,000 students
Conditional admissions offered for
  • Associate’s Degrees
  • Certificates
Annual Tuition
  • $5,724.00 (for 3 quarters, not including summer)

  • Approximately $19,318.00 (Total Estimated Costs)

Amount needed for financial certification
  • $19,318

Transfer statistics

De Anza is consistently ranked top leader among community colleges with the highest number of students transferring to both University of California (9 campuses, including Berkeley and UCLA) and California State University (23 campuses, including San Jose State and San Francisco State).


De Anza College,
21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.,
Cupertino, CA 95014

Application Information

Application deadlines

Fall Quarter: June 30th
Winter Quarter: October 31st
Spring Quarter: January 31st

New Students Admitted

Fall Quarter: Late September
Winter Quarter: Early January
Spring Quarter: Early April

Application Requirements

Link to applications.

What do I need to apply?

  • International Student Application
  • Original or certified English translations of your transcripts from secondary school or high school, and any other college or university attended
  • Proof of language proficiency
  • Original bank letter dated within the last 6 months; it must verify that you or your sponsor can demonstrate a good account history and have a minimum of the total estimated cost available for the first year of your educational expenses
  • $75 Application Fee
  • Recent Photograph
  • Passport Copy