STEPS to ENROLL at Diablo Valley College

step one

Apply to DVC

The first step is to complete an online application using Open CCC .OpenCCC is the website you use to apply to any California Community College. 

Check your email within 24 hours; your DVC student ID number, registration date, important student account information and a link to the online orientation will be sent to the email address you provide on the application.

For a detailed breakdown of the application process, please watch one of the videos below. The first video is intended for most new students, and the second is intended for graduating high school seniors. Graduating high school seniors can also view our detailed Enrollment Guide for information on the enrollment process.

View the video on YouTube , where you can view timestamps to specific sections of the video, access closed captioning, and subscribe to our “ How To ” channel.

International students:Please go to International Student Admissions Application .

Once you have completed this step you will receive your DVC student ID number within 24 hours. If you do not receive an email within this time frame, please contact Admissions and Records, 925-685-1310 or

Now you can go to   step 2 .