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Steps to Enroll

Outreach and Onboarding Services


Welcome to Palomar College!

We have many resources and departments that will support your journey through the steps to enrollment.
Apply online at
Look for your Palomar Student ID number, over email, 24 - 48 hours after your application is complete.
Set up your Palomar student email in the MyPalomar student portal.
Download the Palomar College Mobile app (Android/Apple) to add/drop classes, pay fees, and find your textbooks.
Admissions | | (760) 744-1150, Ext. 2164
Complete the FAFSA or the California Dream Act application.
Submit any required financial aid documents to the Financial Aid Office.
You can also apply for the California College Promise Grant at MyPalomar.
Additional help:
Step-by-Step Instructions from the Financial Aid Office
Palomar College School Code: 001260
Financial Aid Office | | (760) 891-7510
Online Orientation is required for new students, to help you to start your academic journey with the tools you need for success.
Login to the MyPalomar student portal and look for the Orientation link in your To-Do list.
Click here for instructions on how to complete the Online Orientation.
Outreach and Onboarding Services | | (760) 744-1150, Ext. 3756
English and Math placement is determined using information provided on your application.
Login to MyPalomar to review your placement. If you need help understanding your placement information or you have AP test scores to submit, please email
Assessment Help | | 760-744-1150, Ext. 2476
Attend a Course Planning Session and complete the Education Planning Checklist for New Students.
Counseling Department | | (760) 891-7511
Register for classes on MyPalomar.
Video Help
Pay for classes within 10 calendar days of registration to avoid being dropped from your courses.
Enrollment fees can be paid online at MyPalomar or at the Cashier’s Office.
Cashiers Office | | 760-744-1150, Ext. 2114

For COVID-19 updates on Fall 2021, please check your student email and this page here for status updates.

Trouble with this page? Please contact Outreach and Onboarding Services.

Your Palomar College student email is the only method of official communication from Palomar. Access your student email through MyPalomar in the Welcome Tab.

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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.