How to Apply

Begin here and get started on your future!

1. Apply Online

New students – go to *

Continuing students – no need to re-apply

Returning students – go to*

* Foster Youth student will need to provide “Ward of the Court” letter to show proof of CA Residence.

2. Apply for Financial Aid

Follow the Steps to Financial Aid

Apply at

Continuing students – Renew your fee waiver for the next academic year. Fee waivers DO NOT carry over to next Fall. You must complete a new fee waiver (BOGG) for the next academic year.

For more information about Financial Aid at Fullerton College visit

3. Orientation

Available online, no appointment needed

Access the orientation through your myGateway account, under “Student Links”

For information go to Orientation

4. Assessment

To enroll in Math, English, Reading, ESL or Chemistry most students will need the placement test **

Schedule an appointment to take the assessment test

New students sign up for Group Advising at the Assessment Center upon completion of assessment

** Student  that have taken as Assessment Test within 2 years at another CA Community College or passed an AP Test with a score of 3,4, or 5  or successfully completed Math and/or English at another college or university (including FC or CC) Must fill out the following form to be exempt from the Assessment Test: Alternative Assessment Form


5. Apply to EOPS

Fill out an application:
EOPS Office, 2nd floor 2000 bldg. Room 2020
(714) 732-5382, Foster Youth Liaison

New student Orientation-Available online, no appointment needed

Intake Appointment with EOPS Counselor for Student Education Plan for the upcoming semester.

Appointment with the Foster Youth Liason, Dolores Cornejo and complete Foster Youth application

6. Apply to the FYSI Program

Apply online: 
FYSI Program Information Flyer

7. Update Personal Information

Access myGateway – check accuracy of email address, mailing address and phone number

8. Register for Classes

Registration appointments are sent by email

Go to myGateway and register

9. Complete EOPS Online New Student Orientation & FYSI Mini Conference/Program Orientation

Located on the EOPS homepage at