Steps to enroll

STEPS to ENROLL at Diablo Valley College

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Welcome to DVC!

To get priority registration and to have the best chance to get the classes you want, you MUST follow these 5 steps to enroll.


Steps to enroll as a printable pdf


Video guide to application process


Note: If you are an F1-International student please see our application page for international students.


what type of student are you New student, first time college Transferring from another college International student Students with disabilities High school concurrent student Returning to DVC, LMC, CCC Veteran / Military Athletes
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Apply to DVC

If you are a new student, high school student, or transferring from another college

Complete the Online Orientation

AFTER you have applied (step 1) all new students, high school students, or students who are transferring from another college need to complete the Online Orientation (step 2).

Take the Assessment

AFTER you have followed steps 1 and 2

Receive Academic Advising

AFTER you have followed steps 1, 2, and 3

Register for Classes

AFTER you have followed steps 1-4 or if you are a continuing student


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