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Mecca Thermal Center

Mecca/Thermal Campus

Location: 61-120 Buchanan St., Thermal, CA 92274

Contact: (760) 396-2010

Spring 2016 Hours of Operation:

Monday       8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday      8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday     8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Friday-Sunday the campus is closed.

The campus will be CLOSED on the following dates in the Spring 2016 term, for a full listing of
Important dates, click here.

  • March 21st through March 25th the Mecca/Thermal campus will be closed for Spring Break please visit the Indio Campus for assistance.
  • Friday, March 25, 2016 Spring Holiday​
  • Wednesday, March 30th and Thursday, March 31st the Admin office will be closed.



For a complete listing of Student and Academic Support Services, click here.

Bus Passes:

Passes are distributed on the first Monday of each of month at the Mecca Campus Administration Office. There is a limited quantity and passes are issued on a first come first serve basis for those meeting the requirements. To view requirements, click here​.​

Academic, Career and Person



A Counselor is available at the Mecca/Thermal Campus. To schedule an appointment at the Mecca/Thermal campus, please call 760-396-2010.

Counseling Schedule

  • Monday- Walk-in only (no appointment needed) 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday- 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday and Friday services are offered at the Indio Campus 760-776-7200
  • For more information about Counseling services, click here.

Financial Aid Assistance
Services are available  
  • Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Please call the Financial Aid Office at 760-773-2532, or click here for more assistance.  


Academic Support Services
Tutoring and Academic Skills Center (TASC)​
  • Monday through Thursday  8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m        

Other Services:
Please call the Administration Office at
760-396-2010 for information about the following services:

Admissions & Records Assistance
Online Application Assistance
Assessment Testing
ESLN Program Registration
Workshops Provided by Student Services
Mecca/Thermal Academic Skills Center (MTC/ASC)
Computer Lab, Tutors (Math & English), Learning Software (ReadOn, Skills Tutor) 


Driving Directions to Mecca/Thermal 

  • From COD Palm Desert Campus:
  • Drive north on Monterey Avenue to Interstate 10
  • Take I-10 east
  • Take 86 Expressway South
  • Turn left on Avenue 62
  • Turn Left on Buchanan Street
  • Turn right at the first stop sign
  • Arrive at Mecca/Thermal Campus at 61-120 Buchanan St. on the right 

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