23 New Faculty Join Fullerton College
Aug22

23 New Faculty Join Fullerton College

Fullerton College is pleased to welcome 23 new full-time faculty this fall. Read below to find out more about their backgrounds and expertise. Chad Baum Physical Education Chad Baum brings in 20 years of coaching and teaching experience at the Division 1 level and has worked at Cal State Fullerton, Santa Clara University and University of California Irvine.  Baum was the recruiting coordinator for Cal State Fullerton’s baseball...

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Free OCTA Bus Passes Available to Students
Aug15

Free OCTA Bus Passes Available to Students

Starting this fall, all Fullerton College students will have access to free unlimited OCTA bus rides on all Orange County Bus local fixed routes. Students may either download the OC Bus mobile app on their smartphone or activate their student ID card to use as a bus pass. The service becomes available on Aug. 26, which is the first day of the fall semester. Students will then receive an email from OCTA with credentials to install the...

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Transfer Application Season is Now
Aug08

Transfer Application Season is Now

Transfer application season is upon us and the Fullerton College Transfer Center staff are hard at work connecting students to the resources they need. Transfer application season begins in August and runs through the end of November. During this time, students have numerous opportunities to attend workshops or schedule a time to meet with a Transfer Center counselor. The Application Workshop Series is designed to take students...

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Annual Smart Start Saturday Planned Aug. 17
Jul30

Annual Smart Start Saturday Planned Aug. 17

Fullerton College is helping students prepare for the fall semester with Smart Start Saturday on August 17. The event welcomes all new students and their families to campus for a day of exploration and connection. Students will have the opportunity to visit with academic programs, learn about student services and resources, participate in campus tours, and take care of important business such as obtaining a student ID card and...

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Summer Transition Program Prepares Promise Students for Fall Semester
Jul16

Summer Transition Program Prepares Promise Students for Fall Semester

More than 1,500 new Promise students were welcomed to campus July 8 – 11 during the inaugural Summer Transition and Registration Time (START) program. The program provided students with an opportunity to connect with key resources on campus, complete financial aid requirements, and learn how to register for fall classes. START also helped facilitate the Promise program’s free-tuition requirements for first-time students. START...

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North Star Award Recognizes Four Outstanding Hornets
Jul11

North Star Award Recognizes Four Outstanding Hornets

Four members of the Fullerton College community earned top honors at the North Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees meeting in May. Fine Arts faculty Philip Dimitriadis, Frank Guthrie, and Michael Sheehan, as well as Business Office specialist Catalina Olmeda, each received the 2019 North Star Award for their outstanding work at the college. Established by the Chancellor’s Staff, NOCCCD’s North Star Award...

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