Admissions and Records


Online Registration is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!
(NOTE: myGateway may be periodically unavailable during system upgrades or hardware maintenance)

Refer to the the Class Schedule and Calendar of Important Dates for specific information concerning registration for each term.

Your new trusty and easy sidekick for planning and signing up for classes at Fullerton College!

Continuing Students

Are identified as those who will receive a grade or a “W” for the previous term and may qualify for priority registration

To qualify for priority registration, continuing students MUST:

  • Not have exceeded 100 units (not including units in Basic English, Math, or ESL)
  • Be in good academic standing
    • Not have been academically dismissed
    • Not have been on probationary status for two consecutive term

Continuing students should refer to the Class Schedule to determine if they are eligible for priority registration.

New and Returning Students

An online application for admissions must be submitted by the following:

  • First-time students who have never registered for classes at Fullerton or Cypress College

To qualify for priority registration, new students MUST complete the following:

  • Online Orientation
  • Assessment Testing
  • Student Education Plan

To qualify for priority registration, returning students MUST been BOTH “Continuing Student” and “New/Returning Student” requirements. The definition of a “Returning Student” is a student who has previously attended and received a grade or “W”

If the above requirements have been met, registration appointments are based on the application submission date

Petition for Exemption of Registration Enrollment Procedures (Title 5 Ed Code 58108)

  • Can be obtained by visiting the priority registration page.
  • Students will be notified of the decision of their petition via email within five to ten working days

Student Email

Please be sure to have your most current e-mail address on file with Fullerton College, otherwise you risk missing important registration updates and information.

E-mail address changes are done in myGateway. After you log into the myGateway system, click on the Student Tab, and click “Update E-Mail Addresses.

Students may also view their registration appointment time via myGateway.

General definitions and policies regarding registration can be found in the Fullerton College Class Schedule.

Registration Holds

Hold Definition College Office to Contact
A1/A2 Admissions Info Required CC/FC Admissions & Records
B1/B2 Special Admit Student CC/FC Admissions & Records
D1/D2 Scholastic Dismissal CC/FC Admissions & Records
F1/F2 Financial Aid CC/FC Financial Aid
I 1 International Student Cypress Admissions & Records
I 2 International Student Fullerton International Student Center
L1/L2 Library Materials/Fees CC/FC Library
M1/M2 Bursar CC/FC Bursar
UB Unpaid Balance CC/FC Bursar or Admissions & Records

CC = Cypress College
FC = Fullerton College