Community Information

View of lake in golf course

Interested in learning more about the Greater Palm Springs area?

You'll find that our community is diverse, culturally aware, and family-friendly. Each of our neighboring cities offer a host of unique living and desert lifestyle opportunities. Did you know that we're just 2-2.5 hours from Los Angeles or San Diego, 90 minutes from Disneyland, and just 4 hours from Las Vegas or Phoenix? We have over a 100 golf courses, ranging from public facilities to PGA/LPGA venues. Check out our hiking trails, our mountain tram, and our surprising abundance of gourmet dining.

Below, you'll find links to information about the communities that surround our Palm Desert, California campus for your review.

Cathedral City

Coachella Valley

Desert Hot Springs

Indian Wells


La Quinta

Palm Desert

Palm Springs


Contact Us

College of the Desert
Office of Human Resources