Getting Started at Fullerton College

Apply for Admission

Visit and complete our Online Application for your first step in becoming a Fullerton College student.

Apply for Financial Aid

Use the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to apply for financial aid.

Visit Financial Aid for more information.

Verify your Email

Important information will be sent to you via email. Verify and update your email on myGateway.


Assessment is an important tool to measure student level of English, Math, & Reading.

Visit Assessment for more information.

Complete Online Orientation

Orientation is intended to make your transition to Fullerton College as easy as possible.

Visit Online Orientation for more information.

View Registration Date

Registration dates are assigned approximately a month before the term begins.

Log in to myGateway to check your registration date

Register for Classes

All class registrations are done through myGateway on your assigned date and time

Pay Enrollment Fees, Purchase Parking Permit, and Student Photo ID

Payments can be made on myGateway

Parking Permits and Student ID may be requested during the registration process on myGateway.

Visit Student Life & Leadership Office for more information about dates and times.

Purchase Your Textbooks

Textbooks may be purchased at the Fullerton College Bookstore.

Visit the Bookstore for more information.

Attend Class at Fullerton College!

Arrive early!

Visit Overflow Parking and Shuttle Service and Campus Safety for more information.