Our School » Cost/Fees


ESL and High School Diploma classes are free.  Community Education (Sewing, Knitting & Crocheting, Quilting and Watercolor classes cost $75.00 per term.  We accept payment in form of cash or check only.



If a class is cancelled due to low enrollment or other undetermined causes you can receive a refund. You will need to submit your original receipt of payment for refund. 



Textbooks are sold in the Adult School office. Instructors are not authorized to sell supplies or materials for profit.




Please call 510-317-4200 to arrange to order your transcript.  You will receive an official sealed transcript and one copy for your records.  There is a $3.00 cash fee for each official transcript ordered.



Gift certificates are available for purchase in the Office, 8:30-12:30. Everyone enjoys a class!

Returned Checks
A $20 returned check charge is assessed for each unpaid check returned to the Adult School office by the bank for any reason. A stop payment order on a check does not constitute an official withdrawal nor does it relieve the student's financial obligation for a class.