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Getting Started

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Welcome to Cerritos College! We are excited to be a part of your academic journey. Completing these steps will put you on a path to success here at Cerritos College and beyond!


Step 1: Apply to Cerritos College

Complete an application for admissions online at

Step 2: Submit an AB 540 / AB 2000 / SB 68 Exemption Form

You must submit the AB 540 / AB 2000 / SB 68 Form to Admissions & Records, to determine if you are eligible for AB 540 / AB 2000 / SB 68. Are you AB 540 / AB 2000 / SB 68? Check Today!

Step 3: Apply for Financial Aid

Apply for the California Dream Act Application at You can also submit the California College Promise Grant (Fee Waiver) to the Financial Aid Office. EOPS may be available for those who qualify.

Step 4: Meet with an UndocuCounselor

Meet with an AB 540 Counselor to assist you with educational planning and goal setting. You should meet with a counselor every semester to meet your educational goals. For an appointment call 562-860-2451 extension 2231 or visit the counseling website

Step 5: Enroll

After receiving your enrollment appointment, you may enroll for your classes online in your MyCerritos account under the Student Center. 

Note: You must pay all fees by the posted deadline to avoid being dropped from your classes. Student at graduation

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