Palomar College Learning For Success

Steps to Enroll

Outreach and Onboarding Services | Enrollment Services

We are glad you are here!

We have many resources and departments that will support your journey through the steps to enrollment and the successful launch of your Palomar experience.
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Apply Online

START HERE: Apply online at

  1. 1. CCCApply Application
  2. First, you will create an OpenCCC Account.
  3. 2. Palomar College Application
  4. Second, you will fill out the Palomar application.

Activate Your Palomar Student Email


(760) 744-1150, Ext. 2164

Special Programs

Under 18?

  • If you will be under 18 on the first day of classes, complete the K-12 form prior to registration.

Palomar Promise

  • After you have access to your MyPalomar student portal, complete the Palomar Promise Application. from the Student Center Tab of MyPalomar.
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Apply for Financial Aid

It is recommended to apply for the FAFSA, Dream Act and Palomar Promise by March 2 to receive consideration for the most aid available to the applicant.

Apply for Scholarships


Financial Aid Office
(760) 891-7510

Palomar College School Code: 001260

Special Programs

Palomar Promise

  • Palomar Promise students must complete the FAFSA or Dream Act application to be eligible for the Promise.

Undocumented Students

Military, Veterans and Dependents

Tutorials and Videos
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Fulfill the Student Vaccination Requirement

All students enrolled in a face to face course are required to be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical or religious exemption.


Student Success
(760) 744-1150, Ext. 3783

Complete the Connect for Success eForm

The Connect for Success eForm is intended to connect you to the resources that will support your academic success throughout your time at Palomar College.

Complete New Student Orientation

Online Orientation is required for new students, to help you to start your academic journey with the tools you need for success.


Outreach and Onboarding Services
(760) 744-1150, Ext. 3756

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Review Your Placement

English and Math placement are determined using information provided on your application.


Assessment Help
(760) 744-1150, Ext. 2746

Develop an Education Plan


Counseling Department
(760) 891-7511

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Register for Classes

Students are provided a Priority Registration Appointment prior to each term’s registration cycle. You will be sent an email notification about one week prior to registration beginning letting you know your Priority Registration Appointment date has been set. Instructions for finding your appointment time are here.


Prior to your registration appointment date you should:


Pay for Classes

  • Pay for classes within 10 calendar days of registration to avoid being dropped from your courses.
  • Pay enrollment fees online at MyPalomar.

Options and Information
You can pay for the following in MyPalomar:


Cashiers Office
(760) 744-1150, Ext. 2114

Office Hours and Appointment Information

Special Programs

Military Affiliated Students
Using CH 33 or CH 31

  • If you are a military affiliated student using CH 33 or CH 31 benefits, please ensure you’ve completed and submitted VA Benefit Coding Request to
  • Check your email in the Welcome Tab
    Complete your To-Do’s
    Check placement status
    Confirm your academic major
    Register for classes

    If you will be under 18 on the first day of classes, complete the K-12 form prior to registration.

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