Welcome to Los Angeles Mission College!
LA Promise offers virtual and in-person services.
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Or visit the LA College Promise Office on the Campus Center's Lower Level.
Service Hours: Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Los Angeles College Promise at Mission College
The College Promise Program at Los Angeles Mission College provides incoming first-time college students for the Fall 2023 semester the opportunity to attend college for their first two (summer, fall, and spring semesters). We are dedicated to helping students successfully transition into college by providing nurturing and unconditional support, success coaching, academic counseling, and resource referrals.
Applications are currently being accepted for:
Fall 2023 Promise Program Applicants
Please be sure to complete all the requirements to ensure you can participate in the LAMC Promise Program.
First two years of classes are free (enrollment fees) via LA College Promise and AB19/AB2
Team of dedicated faculty members committed to your success
Committed counselor to help you create an educational plan for degree completion, transfer to a university, and/or prepare you for a career
Success Coaches to support you throughout the first two years of your college experience, answer general questions and refer you to appropriate resources
AB 19 Student Support (Stipends)
Free Google Chrome book!
Travel abroad opportunities
Be a first-time college student
Must have graduated from high school or its equivalent in the United States
Must be a California resident or non-resident eligible for in-state tuition fees (under AB 540, California Nonresident Tuition Exemption Request),
Have not completed any college credit (except for college classes taken while in high school, known as dual enrollment)
Must be enrolled in at least 12 units each semester
Students who had an IEP in high school may qualify for the DSPS program and can enroll in less than 12 units and still qualify for the program
Must be enrolled in Math and English in their first semester and counseling courses during the summer, fall, and spring of their first year
Must meet with an LA College Promise counselor AND a success coach once per semester
Attend the mandatory first-year Summer Transition program before the Fall semester classes begin (This is not required for Spring Late Start students)
How to Apply
Step 1: Complete a CCCApply application for admission at Los Angeles Mission College.
Step 2: Complete the FAFSA application.
FAFSA: If you are a U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, or eligible non-citizen, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Dream Act: If you are an AB540 student, sometimes referred to as a DACA student or Dreamer, complete the California Dream Act Application (CADAA).
- School Code for FAFSA or Dream Act applications:Los Angeles Mission College: 012550
Ensure you complete the application for the school year you will be attending.
Step 3: For Fall 2023 admits: Complete the LA College Promise Application.
Step 4: Complete the CAP Quiz and CAP Survey (links TBA)
Step 5: Complete an online orientation and meet with a college counselor for an abbreviated education plan
Step 6: Enroll in a Summer Experience Program (Fall Fall starts only.) Application coming soon!
Step 7: Enroll for the Fall 2023 semester full-time (12 + units)
Step 8: Attend an online Promise orientation and sign your Promise Contact. An invitation will be emailed to you once you have completed all the required steps and have been admitted into the Promise Program.
For more information, please visit:
The LAMC Prospective Promise Scholar Googlesite (links to an external site.)
Active Promise Scholars
The Promise Help Center...everything you need to get the most out of your LA Mission College Promise Program!
Click here to connect to the Promise Help Center
Office Hours and Location
Mondays to Thursdays: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Fridays to Sundays: closed
We are available in person at the Lower Level of the Campus Center
We are here to help you! Please contact us if you have any questions.
LACP Main Office
Kristina Gonzales, FYE/Promise Coordinator
Phone: 818-364-7600 ext. 7212
Diana Bonilla Hein, Promise Counselor
Virtual Promise Center on Zoom Hours of Operation: https://laccd.zoom.us/j/91053993587