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Steps to Enroll in Classes
A Checklist for New and Returning Students
1.  Use eServices to Register
You will need to enter the 5-digit course number to register for a class. Make sure to click on Finish Enrolling to complete the enrollment process.  View the video tutorial for adding classes.  For a list of video tutorials, see Student eServices Tutorials
2.  Class Status
Open Classes
Open classes may be added to your schedule before the start day of the class all the way through the first week of class without permission from the instructor.  After that, instructor permission is required.  Look for the "open classes" link from Palomar's main page to see what's open now
Waitlisted Classes Wait List
Waitlisted classes have met the enrollment capacity but have waitlists for students who wish to crash the course.  Waitlisted students will automatically move up the list as students drop the course. On the first day of class, waitlisted students may be amongst the first to be added to the class.
Closed Classes  Closed
Closed Classes have met the enrollment capacity for the class and the waitlist.  Some classes have no waitlists. Crashers may be added during the first week of classes.
3. Holds
Holds must be cleared prior to registration. 
  • For Academic Probation holds, contact the Counseling Department (760) 891-7511. 
  • For Academic Dismissal holds, contact the Evaluations Office (760) 744-1150 x2165 and complete a reinstatement form in December. 
  • For hold payments, contact the Cashier's Office (760) 744-1150 x2114. 
  • For all other holds, go to Admissions (760) 744-1150 x2164. 
Palomar Community College District 1140 West Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92069-1487 Telephone:  (760) 744-1150