City College of San Francisco


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: California


As the City College of San Francisco moves into the twenty-first century, our foremost vision is that we will continue to value and foster superior levels of educational participation and academic success among our students. Through the outreach to and inclusion of all populations, the provision of an unparalleled learning experience for students, and the enhancement of a supporting and caring environment that sustains and leads them to the successful completion of their educational goals, we are motivated by a compelling and authentic vision.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 34868

Undergraduate Students: 34868
Faculty: 811

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 43:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 43:1

Contact Information

50 Phelan Ave
San Francisco California 94112


Main Email:

Main Phone: 415-239-3000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Larry Damato
Department Chair & Counselor , Transfer Center

Transfer Services Contact:
Grace Hom
Counselor , Transfer Center

International Admissions Contact:
Jack Sugawara
Counselor , Transfer Center

Athletics Contact:
George Rush
Athletic Director, Athletic Department

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
To transfer out as a upper-level student you will have more then 60 credits with a GPA of 2.00 or better (2.4 for nonresidents of California) in all transferable college units attempted.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Minimum grades required to be a C or better in all transferable credits.

Credits (Min/Max):
Complete or will complete prior to transfer at least 30 CSU transferable semester units of GE.

Test Scores for Applying:

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Are in good standing at the last college or university attended, i.e., you are eligible to re-enroll.

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
As part of EOPS services, eligible EOPS students receive Admission Application Fee Waiver upon transferring to a four-year university, CSU or UC. The waiver covers the fees for applying to as many as four campuses of the university, see acedemic counselor.

Other Requirements:
Students may waive placement testing if they have taken specific college courses or standardized tests.

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
You're a student - a special person at City College. We have Financial Aid to help you be a student. Obtain information about financial aid records through our online student records. On your way toward a new career let CCSF assist with everything.

Special Programs

CSU East Bay (formerly Hayward), San Jose State, and Sonoma State offer a Guaranteed Admission Program to CCSF students. Go to ( for guidelines and timelines and to request further information.


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