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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Fullerton College First to Offer New Spanish Language Media Certificate
Jul09

Fullerton College First to Offer New Spanish Language Media Certificate

Fullerton College is leading the way in training students to become bilingual journalists. A new Spanish Language Media Certificate approved by the state makes Fullerton College the first and only community college in California to offer this certificate. The Spanish Language Media Program of the Journalism Department combines a set of courses in journalism and Spanish language and cultural studies to provide a robust knowledge base...

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ACCJC Reaffirms Fullerton College’s Accreditation
Jul02

ACCJC Reaffirms Fullerton College’s Accreditation

The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, (ACCJC) Western Association of Schools and Colleges acted to reaffirm Fullerton College’s accreditation for the remainder of the cycle, which lasts until 2024. The Commission found that Fullerton College appropriately responded to compliance requirements related to the areas of distance education and Institutional Student Learning Outcomes, and the college meets each of the...

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Advisory: Campus Closes for Community 4th of July Festival
Jul02

Advisory: Campus Closes for Community 4th of July Festival

As a free service to the community, Fullerton College will continue accommodating the city of Fullerton’s annual Fourth of July Community Festival & Fireworks Show at the Fullerton High School Softball Field on July 4, 2019. The fireworks will be set off from the fourth floor of the Fullerton College Parking Structure, resulting in a full closure of the college. On Tuesday, July 2, the fourth floor of the FC Parking Structure will...

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North Orange Promise Creates Tuition-Free College Experience for First Time Students
Jun18

North Orange Promise Creates Tuition-Free College Experience for First Time Students

There’s an exciting new buzz at Fullerton College. Beginning in fall 2019, first-time college students who enroll at Fullerton College will receive a tuition-free college experience under the expansion of the North Orange Promise Program. The North Orange Promise Program is an extension of the Anaheim Pledge which launched in fall 2018 and has since served more than 800 graduates from Anaheim Union High School District (AUHSD) during...

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