START is a Zoom event to welcome new students

to your first semester (Spring 2022) at Fullerton College!


Attend the START program to:

– Learn about Fullerton College resources and programs

– Learn more about the Free Tuition Promise Program at Fullerton College

– Receive 1-on-1 registration assistance for your Spring 2022 classes

– Financial Aid application and verification assistance

– Apply for EOPS and other programs and services

Sign up for 1 of the following days:

Monday, Nov. 29th @ 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Tuesday, Nov. 30th @ 6:00pm – 8:00pm

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North Orange Promise at Fullerton College

Will Spring 2022 be your first semester ever at any college?
You may qualify for the tuition-free North Orange Promise Program at Fullerton College!

To qualify for the North Orange Promise:

– First-Time College Student (never attempted units at a college)

Any college courses that were taken while in high school, as part of
dual enrollment, are the only exception.

– High School graduate (or equivalent)

– California Resident (or AB540) 

California Residency is determined by Admissions and Records.
Please refer to the Residency web page for more information. 

– Register for 12 or more units (full-time) each semester

*If you are receiving DSS Services (Disability Support Services), you may be able to enroll in less than 12 units as determined by a DSS counselor.

*CE students who do not start the semester with all 12 units, but accumulate 12+ units throughout the semester are eligible.

Benefits of being a Promise Student starting Spring 2022:

– 1.5 years TUITION FREE! (Enrollment fees & $21 health fee)

Spring 2022, Fall 2022, and Spring 2023 will be covered as an eligible Promise Student

– Priority and Enhanced Registration

– Personalized one-on-one support through Promise coaches & peer mentors

– Specialized Counseling Services & support from Financial Aid 

– Access to our online community through Canvas to provide information regarding important deadlines, resources,

and more!

Interested in joining the Promise and receiving the above benefits?

Complete steps 1-3 above and complete a 2021-2022 & 2022-2023 FAFSA or CA Dream Act application.