Lower Level of the Library
|Mon. - Thu.||8 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
|Friday||8 a.m. - 4 p.m.|
Students New to College
If you have never taken college courses, follow the steps below to get started at Pierce College and register for classes.
- APPLY ONLINE
- APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID
- COMPLETE ONLINE ORIENTATION
- Please log into the student portal to complete the orientation.
- TAKE ASSESSMENTS
- ATTEND A NEW STUDENT COUNSELING GROUP
New Student Group Sessions are offered in the afternoons. Groups last approximately 90 minutes. During the New Student Group Session, you will get all the information you need to start your academic career right, including information on Majors, classes to take and how to plan your schedule. You will also create an initial student educational plan.
To schedule an appointment for a New Student Counseling Group, login to the college's online appointment system or call 818-610-6508.
You MUST bring your assessment results and completion of online orientation with you to the New Student Group. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your session to sign in.