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Welcome to Los Angeles Mission College!

LA Promise offers virtual and in-person services.

Click Here to live chat with an LA Promise Representatives

Or visit LA Promise Office located in the Lower Level Campus Center.
Service Hours: Monday to Thursday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm & Friday from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm

Los Angeles College Promise at Mission College

The College Promise Center at Los Angeles Mission College provides incoming first-time college students for the Fall 2020 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 referral to resources.

Applications are currently being accepted for:
Fall 2023 Promise Program Applicants

Please be sure to complete all the requirements to ensure you are able to participate in the LAMC Promise Program.

Program Benefits

  • First two years of classes are free (enrollment fees) via LA College Promise and AB19/AB2

  • Priority Registration

  • Team of dedicated faculty members committed to your success

  • Committed counselor to help you create an educational plan for degree completion, transfer to university, and/or preparing for your 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 (Book voucher, Cafeteria voucher, or Metro Bus Pass)

  • Free Google Chrome book!

  • Travel abroad opportunities

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a first-time college student

    • Must have graduated from high school or its equivalent in the United States

    • Are a California residents or non-residents 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)

  • Must be enrolled in at least 12 units each semester

  • 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 mandatory first- year Summer Transition program prior to the Fall semester you begin classes. (This is not required for Spring starts.)

How to Apply

Step 1: Complete an application for admission at Los Angeles Mission.

Step 2: Complete the FAFSA application.

  • School Code for FAFSA or Dream Act applications:Los Angeles Mission College: 012550

  • ​Be sure you are completing the application for the school year you will be attending

Step 3: For Fall 2022 admits: Complete the LA College Promise Application.

Step 4: Enrolled in a Summer Experience Program (Fall Fall starts only.)
Contact Outreach and Recruitment for more information.

Step 5: Complete an online orientation and meet with a college counselor for an abbreviated education plan:

Step 6: 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.)

Contact Us

Office Hours and Location

Mondays to Wednesdays: 12:30PM - 3:00PM
Thursdays: 12:00PM - 3:30PM
Fridays to Sundays: closed

We are also available in person at the Lower Level of the Campus Center
Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesdays: 9:00AM - 2:00PM


We are here to help you! Please contact us if you have any questions.

Kristina Gonzales, FYE/Promise Coordinator
Phone: (818) 364-7212

Diana Bonilla Hein, Promise Counselor
Phone: (818) 945-9645

Virtual Promise Center on Zoom Hours of Operation: