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Register for Short-Term Classes
A Variety of Courses Start April 2

New and Returning Students*

*Returning students are defined as students who have taken classes at Fullerton College but have not taken any classes for the last two primary terms (spring and fall 2023 semesters).

Current Students*

* Current students are defined as students who are currently taking classes for the Spring 2024 semester, or students who last took classes in the Fall 2023 semester.

Course Offerings

Short-term Courses
Offered In

Spring 2024

Administration of Justice
Business Management
Child Development Education Studies
Communication Studies
Counseling and Guidance
Drafting Technology
Drone Piloting
Environmental Sciences
Ethnic Studies

Geography and the Environment
Nutrition and Foods
Physical Education
Real Estate
Sociology and Social Work
Theatre Arts

Important Dates

Monday, April 1
Cesar Chavez Holiday

Tuesday, April 2
Short-term classes begin

Saturday, May 25
Last day of term

I want to apply for

New to Fullerton College?

Follow these simple steps to get started and register for classes!



All new and returning students must submit a Fullerton College application online.


Financial Aid

Apply for financial aid. Eligibility for assistance is based on federal and state guidelines. For assistance, visit the Financial Aid Office
in Building 100, Room 115.



Take the new student Online Orientation to familiarize yourself with the campus and pertinent information to make your transition to Fullerton College as easy as possible.


Fullerton College uses high school coursework, grades, and GPA to place students into Math, English and Reading courses instead of standardized test.



All new students must attend online group advising and meet with a counselor virtually to develop a Student Educational Plan.


Login to myGateway student portal to update personal information such as email, phone number and mailing address.


New and returning students will be notified by email of their registration appointment. All students register for classes in myGateway.


Pay fees in myGateway or by mailing a check or money order to complete your registration.

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Costs to Attend

Enrollment Fee

California residents pay just $46 per unit and non-resident tuition starts at $265 per unit plus enrollment fees.

Health Fee

The Fullerton College health fee is $21 per term for Fall and Spring and $18 per Summer term. This fee covers numerous health and wellness services that are available online.

Annual Fees

Resident students enrolled full-time (12 units) can expect to spend approximately $1,142 per year on fees when enrolled in the fall and  spring semesters.

Non-resident tuition for students enrolled full-time for fall and spring semesters is approximately $7,118.

Net Price Calculator

Use this calculator to provide estimated net price information for cost of attendance.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available to students in the form of grants, scholarships, work study and student loans. Additional financial aid is available at this time in response to COVID-19. The first step to receiving financial aid is to apply! You can apply for federal and state financial aid through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with Fullerton College’s code 001201. Or for more information visit the Financial Aid Office website.