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Student Services Center
(SSC) 1st floor
(818) 947-7218

Monday -Thursday 
 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Friday
 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Welcome First Year Experience (FYE) Students!

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BELIEVE. ACHIEVE. BECOME

 

- RECEIVE ONE YEAR OF FREE tuition (must be a high school graduate, eligible for in-state resident tuition, and enroll full-time) through the LA College Promise or California College Promise (AB 19)

- RECEIVE PRIORITY REGISTRATION

- MAKE NEW FRIENDS and meet LAVC professors and staff

- RECEIVE FREE supportive, comprehensive academic services 

- LEARN skills to help you acclimate to the social and academic expectations of college life

- PARTICIPATE in fun, informative activities



 

 

Services and Benefits

 
CHECKLIST TO SUCCESS:

 

STEP 1. Apply to Los Angeles Valley College

STEP 2. Fil out the Los Angeles College Promise online interest form:LACOLLEGEPROMISE.ORG/APPLY.HTML

STEP 3. Complete an LAVC FYE contract

STEP 4. Complete a FAFSA  OR Dream Act Application 
 

STEP 5. Complete the New Student Online Oriention

STEP 6. Attend an in-person First Semester Educational Planning (SEP) session.

STEP 7. Enroll in a Guiding Your Path to Success (GPS) event prior to your first fall semester at LAVC.


DEADLINE TO APPLY 

Complete steps 1 through 6, listed above, by July 1, 2019.  


START YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS AT LAVC 

Los Angeles Valley College is the leading provider of certificates, degrees, transfer education and continuing education in the eastern San Fernando Valley. With more than 140 degree and certificate programs, LAVC offers conveniently scheduled day, evening, weekend, online and off-campus courses that fit your busy life!


Valley College is a student-focused campus that is known for high-quality educational programs that prepare students for transferring to prestigious universities including UCLA, USC, UC Berkeley, UC Santa Barbara, CSUN, Cal State LA, and more! In fact, studies have shown that students who start at LAVC do better at UCLA than ones who began there as freshmen.

By taking advantage of the Valley Promise, you’ll be laying the foundation for your future success!


NEED HELP - QUESTIONS 

Do you have questions? Read the Valley Promise FAQ

For more information on the LA College Promise program, contact Frances Chmielewska, Office of Student Outreach & Recruitment, at chmielfa@lavc.edu or (818) 947-7218.