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Student Accounting Office

Accounting Office Front


Location / Contact Information

  • Room A-256 - Second level of the "A" building
  • Phone: 619-388-3458
  • Fax: 619-388-3324
  • Email:

Office Hours (Subject to Change)

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

Parking Permits

Student parking permits are required to park in student lots.

Permits are now available for purchase through the student portal.  Click here to be taken to the student portal sign-in page.

Parking permits can also be purchased in-person at the Student Accounting Office.

Paying For Your Classes

You can pay for your classes, the Health fee, and the Rep fee at the Student Accounting Office.  In person, we accept cash, checks, credit cards (Visa or Mastercard only), money orders, and cashier's checks.  

Or, you can avoid the lines and pay online through the student portal.  Visa or Mastercard are accepted for online payments.  Click here to be taken to the student portal sign-in page.  

Related link: Tuition & Fees

Student Bus / Trolley Passes

College transit passes use the PRONTO system.  Students can choose to use either a physical PRONTO card or the PRONTO mobile app. To purchase a student pass, visit the Accounting Office or email us at with your 10-digit student ID number and 20-digit virtual or physical PRONTO card number. Please indicate whether you need a semester or monthly pass.

Semester Pass

    • The Fall 2023 Semester Bus/Trolley pass is on sale now through Friday, September 29, 2023.
    • The cost is $178.00
    •  The semester pass is valid August 1, 2023 through December 31, 2023
    • Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 7.0 college units within the San Diego Community College District.


Monthly Pass

    • The cost is $57.60.
    • Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 7.0 college units within the San Diego Community College District.
    • Monthly passes are valid for a calendar month (e.g., September 1-30,) NOT for any 30-day period.
    • Monthly passes purchased on the 20th of the month or later will be valid for the following calendar month.  (e.g., if a monthly pass is purchased on August 21st, that pass will not be valid until September 1st.)

Youth Opportunity Pass (YOP) will be up and running through the semester, and allows for any students 18 and under to ride transit for free until their 19th Birthday. More information about YOP and how students can access this program can be found here.

Related links:

Receiving Your Financial Aid Refunds

You may be eligible to receive your financial aid refunds in your bank account through Direct Deposit. Click here for more information.

Your checks will be mailed to your mailing address if you are not enrolled in Direct Deposit. Please make sure your mailing address is current in MyPortal. If you have requested campus pickup or have a hold on your account, your checks may be available at the Student Accounting Office.


  • Refunds will be automatically sent to students after the add/drop Deadlines.

[Our refund policy]
[Important semester deadlines]

We are processing refunds in the order on the list we receive regularly. No action is required for you to receive a refund. However, if you have not been refunded for your payment for more than a month after you dropped your classes or were granted the CCPG fee waiver/3rd party payment, please email us at

Other Services

  • Pay for your classes using a Third-Party (e.g., scholarship, VA, outside organization)
  • ASG Membership.  What is the Associated Students Government?  
  • Transcripts [Order online]
  • Duplicate Diploma
  • Disburse Financial Aid checks
  • Disburse scholarship checks
  • Accept service payments: field trips, Child Development fees, Student Health Clinic Services
  • Accept payments for holds: Library fine, chemistry lab/equipment fine, Financial Aid overpayment, Emergency Book Loan repayment
  • Credit card disputes and returned check issues 

Form 1098-T Available Online

You can now download your form 1098-T online through MyPortal. See instructions to consent to electronic delivery and download/print. Or find out why you did not receive 1098-T here.

Questions about your 1098-T? Need our Tax ID? Email 

Student Accounting's Role in Campus Life and The Community

  • First-contact office
  • Coordinates with Financial Aid to disburse Financial Aid
  • Coordinates with Student Affairs, the Associated Student Government, and active clubs by monitoring cash accounts, processing funds requests, and providing financial guidance in order to enhance campus life through student activities beyond the classroom
  • Works with the Scholarship Coordinator to process scholarships
  • Works with outside third-party organizations who want to provide financial assistance
  • Encourages public transportation by selling discounted monthly and semester bus/trolley passes
  • Oversees various accounts (Co-Curricular, Fiduciary Fund Trust, Revolving Cash Fund), each designed to support students, faculty, staff, and administration based on District guidelines, policies, and procedures.