Apply & Register

spring 2017

  • Admission Application available Oct 3, 2016
  • Online Class Search available Oct 31, 2016
  • Priority Registration begins Nov 14, 2016 

summer 2017

  • Admission Application available Oct 3, 2016
  • Online Class Search available April 10, 2017
  • Priority Registration begins May 1, 2017

FALL 2017

  • Admission Application available Oct 3, 2016 
  • Online Class Search available April 10, 2017
  • Priority Registration begins May 1, 2017
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Steps to enrollment 


Complete an online admission application-it's free.  By clicking on the "Apply for Admission" link below, you will be directed to the California Community College Online Application.  It is important that you complete BOTH steps:

Step 1: Create a CCCApply account and receive a CCCID, and
Step 2: Complete the application for admission for Allan Hancock College.


After completing the application for admission, an email will be sent to the address provided on your application which will include your AHC myHancock log-in information and your student identification number, also known as an H number.  If you do not have a government issued social security number, please contact the admissions office to determine if you are eligible to request the AB540 Non-Resident Waiver

NOTE: Have you attended another college/university?  Students who have attended other accredited colleges/universities are required to submit all official transcripts to the Admissions and Records Office for an evaluation.  This also includes students that have Advanced Placement (AP), IB, CLEP, and military credit (Admissions and Records Office ext. 3248).

1Apply for financial aid - it's free ( All students are encouraged to apply.  By completing the FAFSA, you may also qualify for the BOG, which will waive your enrollment fees.  After applying for FAFSA, check your financial aid status for requirements/updates in myHancock. California Dream Act students are required to complete the Dream Act Application (  The application will also determine if you qualify for the BOG (Financial Aid Office ext. 3200).

1Complete the online orientation. All new students are required to complete an orientation.  You will learn about student support services, college success tips, and other important "need to know" information.  To access the online orientation, log onto your myHancock account and go to your "student" tab.  For orientation dates on campus, click here (Counseling Department ext. 3293).   

1Complete the START placement test.  Your reading, writing, and math skills will be assessed.  Check out the START study guide and video before you test. No appointment is necessary. Know your student ID# and bring a photo ID. For Testing Center hours and link to the study guide and video, visit the Testing Center webpage (Testing Center ext. 3364)

1Complete an Academic Advising Workshop (AAW).  All new students are required to attend an AAW.  At the workshop, you will meet with a counselor who will assist you in understanding your assessment results, identifying your academic goal, and help you develop a first semester plan.  For AAW dates, click here (Counseling Department ext. 3293).

1 Register for classes. Log onto your myHancock account and verify your registration date under your “Student” tab, and select "Registration Status".  Priority registration is granted for new students who complete steps 3, 4, & 5 prior to the first day of priority registration.  Go to "Get the Classes You Want" for more information (Admissions and Records Office ext. 3248)

7Pay your enrollment fees. BOG recipients are still responsible for additional fees not waived by BOG. If you do not pay your fees by the deadline, you will be dropped from your classes (Cashiers ext. 3626).

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