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Though our campuses remain closed to protect everyone’s health and safety, Hartnell College continues to provide online instruction, academic support and student services.

We understand that this is a difficult time for you and your families, and we are here to support your learning and your well-being in every way we can. We join you in pursuit of your goals and what they mean to you and your loved ones.


*Free wireless is now available for Hartnell students at the King City Education Center, between 6:30 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. Please access the wireless signal from your vehicles and observe social distancing!

*We encourge students who are looking for information pertaining to South County Education Service to please email us at 

*For any students requesting a chromebook and/or hotspot, please visit the following link: **It is now first come, first served!!


The King City Education Center offers its students the opportunity to complete some or all of their education in South Monterey County. Our center is in the process of expanding both our building (see image to the right) and our class offerings. If you are interested in studying at Hartnell Community College and our location in King City is the most convenient for you, we look forward to finding a way to serve your education needs.

We offer classes in administration of justice, anthropology, astronomy, biology, business, computer science and information systems, early childhood education, economics, English, English as a second language, family and consumer studies, history, mathematics, music, photography, political science, psychology, sociology, Spanish, speech, and more!


Who To Contact

  • Mostafa Ghous
    Dean of South County
    Phone: 831-386-7101
    Building: King City
    Office: KC-218
    117 North Second St. King City, CA 93930
  • Carolina Silveira 
    Administrative Assistant III
    Phone: 831-386-7126
    Building: King City
    Office: KC- 121
    117 North Second St. King City, CA 93930

Aquí somos orgullosos y contentos hablar en espanol.
depiction of the future King City Center
If you would like more information, a good way to begin is by exploring this website or by contacting us in person, by email, or by phone:
King City Education Center
117 North Second St. King City, CA 93930  (831) 386-7100  
News and Announcements 
  • Stay home and stay healthy!
    • August 24-28 ADD & DROP – WEEK ONE
    • August 31-September 5 ADD & DROP – WEEK TWO
    • September 2 Last Day to DROP a full-term Fall Class to be eligible for a refund
    • September 4 Last Day to DROP a full semester course with “No Grade of Record” 
    • September 5 Last day to ADD a full-term Fall class (an Add Code must be used)
    • September 11 Last Day to petition for an Audit
    • November 13 Last day to DROP a full semester course with a “W” grade and last day to petition for Pass/No Pass grade option
    • December 12 Fall 2020 semester ends
    • December 15 Grades submission deadline
The SSS/TRIO Program has expanded and is recruiting new students!