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Application for Admission

Compton College is now accepting applications online for the following terms:

Semester Information

Terms (Semesters & Sessions) Term Dates Apply Online Starting Class Schedule
Spring 2024 February 10 - June 7, 2024 September 1, 2023 View the Current Schedule
Summer 2024 June 17, - August 8, 2024 October 1, 2023 TBD
Fall 2024 August 19 -December 8, 2024 October 1, 2023 TBD

The online application process is mandatory for new or returning students.

Upon completion of your online application, you will receive an email from the Admissions & Records Office with your Compton College student ID number. Please log into MyCompton from to set up your MyCompton account, using your Compton College email address and temporary password.



Receive more information about Compton College by filling out our interest form.

Important Application Information:

  • Application filing periods will open September 1 for winter/spring and October 1 for summer/fall.
  • Applicants who submit a winter or summer application will automatically receive a registration time ticket for the next semester. 
  • In order to submit an online application, you must have an active email address.
  • It is important to REQUEST official transcripts from previous colleges attended. Please have transcripts sent to the Admissions & Records Office. Compton College does not accept transcripts issued to students or other second parties. All transcripts MUST be sent directly from the other colleges or universities to the Compton College Admissions & Records Office.
  • In most cases, a high school transcript is not needed.
  • All prerequisites must be cleared by a counselor. For more information on prerequisite clearances, click here or contact the Counseling department. 
  • Address: Compton College, Admissions & Records Office, 1111 E. Artesia Boulevard, Compton, CA 90221
  • Telephone: 310-900-1600, Ext. 2050
  • Email: 

New Student Information:

Within one to two business days (weekends and holidays excluded), after submitting your application, the Admissions & Records Office will process your application and send an email to you with information and your Compton College Student ID Number. You will need this ID number to proceed through the steps to enrollment.

Special Programs

Students applying for the programs listed below may have additional admissions requirements. Click on the following program links for more information:

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