Current Students

If you have enrolled in Delta dual enrollment courses in the past year,  skip to step 4.

New & Returning Students

If you are new to Delta or have not enrolled in courses in the past two consecutive semesters, please apply (or reapply) early to ensure you can register for classes! 

The basic steps to complete and submit an application are:

    1. Create an OpenCCC Account If you don’t already have one.
    2. Sign-in to your OpenCCC Account and start an application.
      (If you do not remember your username and password, select “Forgot” or contact support at 877-247-4836 or email at
    3. Submit the San Joaquin Delta College Application Login-in and be sure your application is submitted.

Note: Do not use your school email when applying. Use a gmail or yahoo account.

Please note that you’ll receive two confirmation numbers. If you do not receive the email with your Delta ID within one week, please contact

How-to Video: Admissions Process

After submitting your Delta Admission Application, you will receive a “Welcome to Delta” email at the email address you used on the application.

The welcome email will include your Delta College student ID number.

If you do not receive the email with your Delta ID within one week, please contact Please include a screen shot of your application’s confirmation message to help us it track down.

Current Students

If you have taken dual enrollment courses in the past (since Fall 2019), skip to step 4.

Unsure if you have a CES on file? Contact us:

New Students

Before you can enroll in Delta College dual enrollment courses, you must complete the College Early Start (CES) form. It will be routed to your parent and high school official’s designee to sign electronically, upon your submitting it.

Note: You will need to enter the name and email of your parent and a school official’s designee (a counselor or Principal).

    1. Look up your School’s Authorized Signers
    2. Submit Dual Enrollment College Early Start form

We will notify your counselor as soon as your CES form has been processed.

Skip this step if you are not enrolling in ENG or Math courses.

If you wish to enroll in English 1A or Math, you must request that the Placement Center clear your level.

Please wait until your CES form is processed prior to submitting your request.


You will be notified via email once you are cleared.

Registration is conducted online only.

Please reach out to your high school counselor for advice on what courses to take. Then, follow the below steps to enroll.


Note: Make a note of your course’s start date and log into Canvas on the first day of class or you may get dropped as a no-show. Except for short-term courses, all dual enrollment classes start on January 22 and end on May 17, 2024.

Have a great semester!

If your classes are scheduled to take place fully online, they will be held in Canvas, a learning management system used by Delta.

  • See our FAQ page to get started with your Canvas classes. The first 15 questions provide important information.
  • Log in to Canvas on the first day of class, check in daily, stay on top of deadlines. See FAQ #3 on how to login.
  • Check your Delta student email regularly for communications from Delta College and your instructors. See FAQ #6.
  • If your dual enrollment class requires textbooks, Regional Education office at Delta College will loan you a copy for the semester, free of charge. Check with your Dual Enrollment Coordinator about the process for receiving your textbook(s).

Need help? See FAQ #33 for ways to get assistance.

Look up available dual enrollment courses (and their codes) offered for your high school – Spring Term


Look up Your High School Official’s Name and Email