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Returning Student

You are considered a Returning Student if you had previously enrolled at Los Angeles City College, but had a break of more than two semesters between enrollments.

Although you may already previously submitted a college application to attend LACC, you will need to resubmit a new application if it has been at least two semesters since you were last enrolled.

Step 1

Step 1: Complete the College Admission and Financial Aid Applications

Go to LACC online application

​Go to FAFSA (US Citizens and Permanent Residents) OR
Go to the California Dream Act Application (Undocumented AB540 Students

Step 2

Step 2: Official College Transcripts

Students who had previously attended another college and/or university should submit official college transcript(s) from previous institutions. Your official, sealed transcript and/or score report must be sent directly from your previous college/university to Los Angeles City College Admissions and Records office.

The Official Transcripts are needed for:

  • prerequisites for advanced language courses
  • meeting transfer requirements
  • AP score reports may also help you receive college credit (consult a counselor tolearn more)
Step 3

Step 3: Review of Educational Plan

Meet with an academic counselor to review your educational plan.

Step 4

Step 4: Register for Classes

Log in to to register for classes. For assistance, visit Registration Help.


Step 5

Step 5: Pay Fees

Your enrollment will be cancelled unless you make payments by the due date.

All fees may be paid online in the student portal using a debit or credit card. You may also pay in-person at the College Business Office with cash, money order, and USD cashier’s check payable to Los Angeles City College.