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.

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!




Need Help? Live Virtual Help Desk Available Now!
To visit our Hartnell General Virtual Help Desk and other college Help Desks, click HERE


*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!!


New Student Orientation Video is Up NOW!




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

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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
Fall 2021 Center Hours
  Building & Lobby Hours
  • Monday - Wednesday  8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cashiering Services

  • Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    Friday 9:00 AM -1:00 PM

Admissions and Records/Financial Aid

  • Monday - Friday 8:00 PM - 5:00 PM

News and Announcements 
  • Stay healthy! Visitors to campus are required to wear a mask, maintain social distance, and complete the Titan HST screening questions before coming to campus.  
  • Fall 2021 Deadlines:
  • Last day to register for ALL students: Aug 29
  • Aug. 30 - Sept. 11 ADD & DROP 
  • September 6 Labor Day Holiday – College Closed – No Classes 
  • September 9 Last Day to DROP a full semester course with “No Grade of Record” 
  • September 9 Last day to petition for Fall 2021 Graduation 
  • September 10 Last Day to DROP a full term Fall Class to be eligible for a refund – See Refund Policy 
  • September 11 Last day to ADD a full term Fall class (an Add Code must be used)