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Contact Information

Outreach &
Recuitment Coordinator:

June Ponce
Email: outreach@

Alma Marquez
Student Ambassadors: Amanda Torres
Cassy Smith-Ramirez
Cheyenne Loftus
Cole Baisch
Phone: (831) 479-5759
Location: 6500 Soquel Dr.
SAC East (Above the Bookstore)
Aptos, CA 95003
Hours: Mon-Fri
9:00am-4:30 pm
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What Kind of Students Come to Cabrillo?

All ages. All stages. All working towards a better future.

Cabrillo College offers award-winning Career Technical Education programs (CTE), Associate’s Degrees, skills certificates, classes to transfer to a four-year college, as well as classes for personal enrichment. Our faculty members strive for excellence, and students rank them in the top 10 on ratemyprofessor. Check out all that we offer.


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#1 in Transfers to UCSC

Cabrillo College is ranked #1 in transfers to UCSC, and hundreds of Cabrillo students transfer to top-ranking universities each year. Your Associate’s Degree from Cabrillo becomes a stepping stone to your bachelor’s degree. Cabrillo students who transfer to four-year universities consistently graduate with higher grade-point averages than those who entered as freshmen.
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Average Class 25-30 Students

Average class size is estimated to be 25-30 students, with classes offered at the main campus in Aptos, the Watsonville Center, or online.
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CTE Grads Earn 71% More than Previous Jobs

CTE graduates earn an average of 71% more than in their previous jobs. Your decision to enroll in Cabrillo gives you a lifelong financial advantage, as Cabrillo CTE students are often hired before they graduate.


Tuition Free

Tuition Free Icon The California College Promise Grant waives the unit enrollment fee at Community Colleges for eligible California residents so that the cost of enrollment is not a barrier. In addition, Cabrillo College is providing a free, first year of tuition to graduating seniors from the Cabrillo College District services area. The Cabrillo College Promise program eliminates financial barriers to higher education, making a college degree a reality.

Easy, Free Enrollment

Enroll Icon Get started today in just a few easy steps! We are here to help; please contact us at or 831.479.5759.

Beautiful Coastal Location

Beautiful Cabrillo CampusThe campus is located on the beautiful California Central Coast, 90 miles south of San Francisco and 35 miles north of Monterey. If you enjoy a Mediterranean climate amid redwood trees, sparkling beaches, and rich farmland, we invite you to come tour our campus and learn more about Cabrillo College.

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