Admissions & Records Office

Program’s Mission Statement:

The mission of Admission and Records is to uphold the academic policies of the university and to maintain the academic records of students.


Program’s Description:
The Admissions and Records Office processes admissions applications, maintains student academic records, collects and distributes faculty attendance documents, processes transcript and enrollment verification requests, residency reclassifications, IGETC and CSU certifications, assigns student ID and PIN numbers and processes graduation petitions.

Program’s Learning Outcomes:
The students will:

  1. Enhance their computer skills by successfully applying and registering for classes online.
  2. Navigate the online transcript ordering system.
  3. Utilize web technology to research and request admissions and records information to update their student records.


Apply Online
The online application is the first step in becoming an LACC student. After you apply, check your email. If you do not receive an email within 48 hours of applying, contact the Admissions Office at (323) 953-4000 Ext. 2104.   


Matriculation Steps to Success 
We want all credit and noncredit students to promptly define their educational and career goals, complete their courses, persist to the next academic term, and achieve their educational objectives in a timely fashion. In order to receive priority registration, all new students need to complete Orientation, Assessment and complete an Educational Plan. 


Register for Classes
After you log in, click on "View Reg Appt". Set the system to the specific semester you wish to register into. You are responsible for registering yourself into classes based on your educational plan and course availability in the schedule of classes. All students, new and continuing, are assigned a registration appointment for each semester. You may register on or after your assigned date and time.You must have the four-digit section numbers from the schedule of classes to be able to register. Section numbers are course, time, and day specific. 


The most updated schedule of classes is available on the City College website.


If the class you want is full, these are your options: 

  1. Choose a different course or section.
  2. Register into a class at another school in our District. You application at City College allows you to enroll anywhere in the LA Community College District. To view all district course offerings
  3. Try to keep adding the course. If someone drops, space may become available in the class. 
  4. Show up to the first day of class to ask the instructor for permission to add. 
  5. If the class is online, send an email to the instructor directly to request permission to add.

Prerequisite Clearance:  
A prerequisite is a course you are required to pass with a grade of C or better before you will be allowed to enroll in the next level. You may clear prerequisites through the English and Math Assessment exam or by showing proof of prerequisites completed at other colleges. Prerequisites completed at another college must be approved by the Counseling Office. An official or unofficial transcript is required for this purpose. Please see the class schedule for a listing of prerequisites.


Financial Aid:
If you need assistance paying your tuition or the other costs associated with attending college, the Financial Aid Office can help you to access resources available to you such as fee waivers, grants, scholarships, and school loans. 


Pay Fees:
Fees can be paid online with a credit or debit card. Checks and money orders should be made to LA City College and sent to 855 N. Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90029 or in person at the Business Office located in the Administration Building. If you were awarded a fee waiver or other financial aid, make sure to verify your fees are paid by logging on to the Student Information System. Click on “View & Pay Fees.” Parking permits can be purchased through the Business Office online or in person.

Make sure bring your registration receipt issued by the Business Office to the Student Assistance Center in the Administration Building to get a student picture ID card. This card is necessary for access to all student services.
The LACC Bookstore has everything you will need for your classes, including textbooks, notebooks, and supplies. The store is located in the Cub Center, south of Da Vinci Hall. For more information, call (323) 953-4000 ext. 2141, or visit the Bookstore website.