COVID19 Update

College services and instruction have transitioned remotely. Please visit our COVID-19 website for current information.

Admission to Fullerton College is open to any individual with a high school diploma or GED or to K-12 students under the special admit and dual enrollment programs. New and returning students can complete a free application online and can begin registering for classes after completing just a few simple steps. Get started today!

Costs to Attend

Enrollment Fee

California residents pay just $46 per unit and non-resident tuition starts at $265 per unit plus enrollment fees.

Health Fee

The Fullerton College health fee is $19 per semester. This fee covers numerous health and wellness services.

Annual Fees

Resident students enrolled full-time (12 units) can expect to spend approximately $1,142 per year on fees when enrolled in the fall and  spring semesters.

Non-resident tuition for students enrolled full-time for fall and spring semesters is approximately $7,118.

Net Price Calculator

Use this calculator to provide estimated net price information for cost of attendance.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available to students in the form of grants, scholarships, work study, and student loans. The first, and most important step  to receiving financial aid is to apply! You can apply for federal and state financial aid through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with Fullerton College’s code 001201. Or for more information visit the Financial Aid Office website.

High School Partnerships

Fullerton College works with local high schools to help transition students to college. High school students can take advantage of dual enrollment and benefit from partnerships such as the Anaheim Pledge which provides one-year of free tuition to new freshman students transitioning from Anaheim Union High School District.

Steps to Get Started



All new and returning students must submit a Fullerton College application online.

Financial Aid

Apply for financial aid. Eligibility for assistance is based on federal and state guidelines. For assistance, visit the Financial Aid Office
in Building 100, Room 115.


Take the new student Online Orientation to familiarize yourself with the campus and pertinent information to make your transition to Fullerton College as easy as possible.


Beginning Nov. 19 2018, Fullerton College will use high school coursework, grades, and GPA to place students into Math, English and Reading courses instead of standardized test.



All new students must attend group advising and meet with a counselor to develop a Student Educational Plan.


Login to myGateway student portal to update personal information such as email, phone number and mailing address.


New and returning students will be notified by email of their registration appointment. All students register for classes in myGateway.


Pay fees in myGateway or pay in person at the Admissions and Records Office to complete your registration.

Registration Dates

Fall registration begins in late June, Spring registration begins in late November and Summer registration begins in late April or early May. All students will receive their registration appointment by email or via myGateway. For all important dates and deadlines view the current class schedule.

Admissions and Records – 714.905.5162
Financial Aid – 714.888.7588
Counseling – 714.992.7084