INDIO, CA (December 1, 2016) – On November 2, 2016, the Indio City Council approved a Memoranda of Understanding with College of Desert to expand its existing campus in downtown Indio. The college will be constructing a second building, also fronting Oasis Street, of approximately 40,000 sq. ft. The new building will house classroom and lab space, student services and administrative offices. The additional building will allow the college to double the number of students served from 4,000 to about 8,000. The project is scheduled to be completed in Fall 2020.