Students in front of Health & Athletics building

Apply or Enroll Today!

You don’t need to wait for fall or spring – you can apply and, once accepted, enroll in classes ANYTIME throughout the year!

Learn in-person on campus or remotely at home to earn a degree, transfer to a university, or start your dream career!

There are 2 ways to get started: you can attend one of our Enrollment Events and get personal help in all steps, or you can apply and enroll online. Both are explained below.

Need Help Today?

Our Success Coaches are here to help you with any questions you have! Contact  them in our Welcome Center.

Attend an Enrollment Event and Get One-On-One Assistance!

Wednesday, July 10th
2–5 pm

Wednesday, June 24th
2–5 pm

Wednesday, August 7th
2–5 pm

Student Services & Administration Building (view campus map)

Join us at our next in-person enrollment event and get help with:

  • Applying to College
  • Enrolling in Classes
  • Admissions & Records
  • Counseling
  • Financial Aid & Scholarships

Complete your application and enroll online! Just follow this 6-step process.

And if you have questions in any step, remember you can always contact a Success Coach in the Welcome Center!

Step 1

Complete Your Application

Choose from the options below to ensure that you complete the correct application:

Are you interested in earning a degree, certificate, or transferring to a university? Complete a College Credit Application to start or continue your education at LAMC.

Apply Today

Are you interested in noncredit options like ESL courses? Complete the Noncredit Application to enroll in noncredit/zero-unit courses only.

Apply Today

If you are a high school student looking for concurrent enrollment, you will need to complete an Admissions Application AND a K-12 Application.

Apply Today

If you are an international student (F-1 visa), use the International Student Application, and contact our International Student Office at @email for more information regarding the admissions process.

Apply Today

Step 2

Log Into Your Student Portal

A few days after you complete your application, you will receive a welcome email from Mission College that will provide your Student ID Number. You will need a Student ID Number to log into the Student Portal.

Your Student Portal allows you to:

  1. Access your assigned student email account
  2. Check your registration appointment date
  3. Add and drop classes
  4. See your class schedule and grades
  5. Pay your fees
  6. View your unofficial transcripts

First Time Login

Follow these instructions only if this is your FIRST time logged into the Student Portal. Review the information below to learn how to use your Student Login Name and the Default Password Format:

Example student ID’s:  881234567 or 901234567

All student default passwords consist of:

  1. 88@
  2. + the first character of your last name (capitalized)
  3. + the month and day of your birthdate (MMDD)

‍For Example, Jane Doe, who was born on July 4th, their default password would be: 88@D0704

Don't forget to change your password to something more memorable once you log in!

Step 3

Apply for Financial Aid

Apply between October 1st and March 2nd to maximize your potential award.

FREE Application for Federal Student Aid

Apply Today

Contact a Success Coach today if you need assistance.

Undocumented Students – California Dream Act Application

Apply Today

Contact our Dream Resource Center if you need assistance.

Step 4

Complete Orientation

Learn about college programs, requirements, services, campus resources, academic expectations, and institutional procedures. Orientation can be completed online and is a requirement for all new students. A Student ID is required to sign in.

Online Orientation

Step 5

Meet with a Counselor

  1. Get guidance with required courses, degree, certificate, or transfer requirements.
  2. Learn about campus resources & support programs, social support, and motivation.
  3. Obtain a mandatory Abbreviated or Comprehensive Student Education Plan for future course planning.

Schedule an Appointment with a Counselor

Step 6

Enroll in Classes

Once you receive your Abbreviated or Comprehensive Student Education Plan from Counseling, you're ready to enroll in classes! For quick reference, your Education Plan will be loaded into your Student Portal.

  1. Log into the Student Portal
  2. Click on "Manage Classes"
  3. Click on "Class Search and Enroll" and Select Term
  4. Search for a Class and Click on “>” then select a class and click “>
  5. On the top right-hand corner, click on “Next
  6. Click “Accept” then on the next page, select Enroll and Submit

If you see a Green Check Mark, you have successfully enrolled.

Contact Us

Office Hours and Location

Success Coaches
Mondays to Fridays: 9:30 am–4 pm
Available on Zoom

Welcome Center at the Student Services Center
(Located by the Clocktower)


Email: @email