Campus & Student Life at Cuyamaca College

Home to about 8,720 undergraduates in 2020, Cuyamaca College is a public college located in El Cajon, California. A safe, suburban environment can offer many of the amenities of city living without the constant hum. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Cuyamaca College can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Cuyamaca College Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Cuyamaca College Has a Disability Services Site

Individuals with disabilities make up 8.0% of the student population at Cuyamaca College. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Cuyamaca College Disability Services.

Cuyamaca College for the Military

While not a "service academy", Cuyamaca College does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Cuyamaca College Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Cuyamaca College for Veterans Guide.

Cuyamaca College offers On-Campus Day Care

For students with young families, Cuyamaca College does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Cuyamaca College

Cuyamaca College does not offer on-campus housing.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Cuyamaca College

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Cuyamaca College

There were 8,720 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 1,646 (18.9%). Part-time attendance was 7,074 (81.1%).

Full-timePart-timeTotal
1,6467,0748,720

Cuyamaca College is Ranked #2,094 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Cuyamaca College is less diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Cuyamaca College #2094 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at Cuyamaca College

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Cuyamaca College by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Cuyamaca College Diversity Guide.

Cuyamaca College Athletics

Cuyamaca College has a total of 188 student athletes, 105 men and 83 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$228,410
Total Expenses (all teams)$228,410
Net$0

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Cuyamaca College Athletics

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