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How to Apply

Due to changes in state regulations, there may be revisions in the application process.  Please check this page regularly for updates.

NEW STUDENTS (never attended De Anza):

  1. Apply for De Anza admission as early as possible.
  2. Declare a major on your application (not "undecided".)
  3. Select a goal of transfer, degree or certificate.
  4. Take the De Anza Math and English or ESL placement tests.
  5. Complete orientation.
  6. Officially choose your classes (you'll learn how at the orientation.) This is your educational plan for fall.
  7. Check the eligibility requirements for EOPS.
  8. If you feel that you may be eligible, download and complete the following forms and submit in person to EOPS during the application period:

CONTINUING STUDENTS (currently enrolled at De Anza):

EOPS/CARE is not accepting applications currently. 


If you want to be notified of the next application period, please send an email to lechuong@deanza.edu with the following information:


De Anza students:  your name and student ID number


High school students:  your name, high school, grade level, and when you intend to attend De Anza (quarter, year)


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Location: Campus Center, Lower Level

Phone: 408.864.8950

Fax: 408.864.5457


Last Updated: 4/6/15