Steps to Enroll for International Students

If you are planning to get an F-1 visa or are currently studying in the US in F-1 status and would like to transfer to DVC, follow these steps:

Step one: apply

Create a CCCApply account and complete the DVC International Student Application: Application Creating a CCCApply account and completing the Diablo Valley College international student application will take about 30 minutes. After you create and account, you will be automatically directed to complete the DVC International Student Application. Please use these directions to guide you: Step by Step Guide

PLEASE NOTE: You will receive an email IMMEDIATELY after submitting your application. This email asks you to confirm your email address. You MUST click this email to have your application sent to DVC.

Step two: pay the $50 application fee 

After you complete the online application, you will receive an email with instructions for how to pay your application fee. Your application will not be processed until the application fee is paid. After completing your application, your DVC login credentials will be emailed to you.

Step three: send additional documentation

Email the following required documents to

All students

Students under 18

All students documents, plus:

Transfer students

All students documents plus:

  • Copy of I-20
  • F1 student visa

Students with agents

All students documents plus: