About San Joaquin Delta College

Founded in , San Joaquin Delta College. is a college. Located in California, which is a city setting in California, the campus itself is Urban. The campus is home to 18,102 full time undergraduate students, and 0 full time graduate students.

The San Joaquin Delta College Academic calendar runs on a Semester basis. In the school year the student to faculty ratio was 22:1. There are 230 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at San Joaquin Delta College include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.

Quick Facts

Acceptance Rate100%
Application Deadline
Application Fee0
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Admissions at SJDC are considered , with ,12% of all applicants being admitted.

In the school year, of the students who applied to the school, only of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling.

0% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 0% were in the top quarter, and 0% were in the top tenth. You can apply online.


We asked, and students answered these important questions about student life at San Joaquin Delta College.

San Joaquin Delta College REVIEWS

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  • How would you rate on-campus housing?

    32 Students rated on-campus housing 2 stars. 9 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate off-campus housing?

    29 Students rated off-campus housing 3.4 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus food?

    46 Students rated campus food 3.1 stars. 11 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus facilities?

    48 Students rated campus facilities 4 stars. 31 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate class size?

    48 Students rated class size 3.9 stars. 31 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate school activities?

    48 Students rated school activities 3.5 stars. 25 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate local services?

    48 Students rated local services 4 stars. 50 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate academics?

    48 Students rated academics 4.1 stars. 35 % gave the school a 5.0.

What's your overall opinion of San Joaquin Delta College?

59 Students rated San Joaquin Delta College

Zaria - 06/21/2023

I think San Joaquin Delta College is great for offering high school students dual enrollment courses that can help them not have to take as many courses in college. The college is also great for transitioning into a 4 year by helping students find their interests by exploring many at San Joaquin Delta College.

Jennifer - 06/18/2023

Delta is an amazing community college. I never realize how good it was or big it was until I heard some of my current classmates talk of their community college experiences. Delta has awesome teachers and great extra-curricular activities. Whether you're into drama, sports, politics, music, or anything else under the sun, there's a club for you on campus to find your people.

elias - 03/02/2023

San Joaquin is an excellent college , where there are plenty of resources for students to receive assistance financially , academically and many other resources . Since I have been at delta I have been receiving help to pursue my goal is my education and would strongly recommend to anyone wanting to further their education.

Dasiya - 01/03/2023

I love the school! Ive just enrolled so I'm really going off of what people have told me, but I have had a lot of support through my trolling process and I believe that I'm going to have a great time getting my education here. I have fell involve with the school and I haven't even gone to class yet.

San Joaquin Delta College FAQS

  1. What is the Acceptance Rate at San Joaquin Delta College?

    The fall 2020 acceptance rate for San Joaquin Delta College is 100%. That means, out of _____ applications received in 2020 , _____ students were offered admission. The number of males who applied was _____ vs the number of females which was _____.

  2. What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

    As a senior in high school, it is vital to keep your head in the game. You are allowed some fun, but absolutely no room to slack off on school. With your extra time, get a job and save up! This will be tremendously helpful when you're in college. You can use the money toward books and college supplies. Also, think about your future and what you might like to pursue as a college major and possible careers. This will help gear you in the right direction when choosing classes and extracuriccular activities. Don't think of your next step to a community college as a step down or a relaxation period. You're grades and dedication is just as important there as it is in high school. Again, maintain a job and keep up your grades upon transfering. Think of your two years at Delta College as a mid-step and it is helping you save money so you can transfer to a university of your choice. Delta College is a strong choice on your part so remain focused and determined. You'll do just fine.

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  3. What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

    I wish I had known that most college students are not sure precisely what they want to do. High school students are so stressed about figuring out what they want to do with their life. I wish I had known how to relax and let things come as they will. College is the time to learn how to be an adult and find yourself.

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  4. Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

    San Joaquin Delta College is a community college that offers flexible classes for any type of student. Delta offers a number of online courses and in-person classes during any day and hour of the week. The fact that they offer so many classes makes it easier on students that work or students that have children. I personally am glad I'm attending Delta because they offer a number of classes that are transferable to UCs and CSUs, which is perfect for me because I plan on getting my general education and transfering to a four-year university.

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  5. What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

    The worst thing about my school is probably that many classes get filled up very quickly. You need to see a counselor as soon as possible so you know what classes to take, so they will not get filled up and then you will be left without the classes that you need to move on.

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  6. Describe your favorite campus traditions.

    San Joaquin Delta College is known for it's diversity. There's students that attend and commute from the whole San Joaquin Valley and past it as well. It also has a wide range of the student's ages that attend. Some are actually high schoolers to people in their fifties as well. It's a nice aspect because being a student at Delta College you're able to learn and meet a variety of people and grow from them.

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  7. Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

    It's unique in the sense that it's a really big high school.

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  8. What's unique about your campus?

    The best thing about San Joaquin Delta College is that they have teachers and faculty who care about and want their students to succeed in school. My experience with that is from my communication studies 1A teacher who helped me and my classmates succeed in our dreaded speech class and accomplish our goals of speaking in public as well as in front of each other.

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  9. What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

    I brag about the interchangeable options the school provides for people who are not sure what they want to do.

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  10. What kind of person should attend this school?

    Any type of person who has the drive and will power to succeed in life should attend this school. Not only with this college but any college you must have the desire to make something of yourself otherwise you will be just running around in circles dreaming of living the life you wish you could rather than make that dream turn into a reality. Delta College is meant for every kind of person no matter their sex or race for in Delta each person is equally viewed as a student who wants to make something of themselves.

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  11. What kind of person should not attend this school?

    Those that have a higher opportunity of going straight to a university and have good grades and scores on their SATs and ACTs to get accepted to any university.

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  12. Describe the students at your school.

    My classmates were materialistic, the school looked like the show "Laguna Beach" threw up all over it, and you weren't cool if you didn't drive a hovercraft.

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  13. What's the most frustrating thing about your school?

    The most fustrating thing about my school is that the kids are from my same area i am, and theres nobody new for me to really meet. Also the kids and people act as little kids and have seemed not to mature yet. I would of liked to talk to a couple of new people from different states and maybe even countries but my community college that i attend doesnt have that. But thats the most fustrating thing about my school.

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All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA. Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.

78% of students attending San Joaquin Delta College receive some sort of financial aid. 55% were awarded federal grants. While 3% received federal loans. Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.

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