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Admissions and Records

How To Apply & Register

New and returning students (those with an absence of two consecutive primary terms: fall or spring semesters; excluding summer and winter terms) must complete an online application for admission. You will receive an email with your Student ID # and further instructions within 2 business days excluding weekends and holidays. We are closed on Fridays during the Summer session only. 

Apply for Admission Online 


Click here to chat with an Admissions & Records team member
  • (310) 900-1600 Ext. 2050 
  • All petitions must be submitted to petitions@compton.edu 
  • All other forms and inquiries must be submitted to admissions@compton.edu 
  • Be sure to include your Student ID # and full name (NO SSN's). 
  • All requests and inquiries must be submitted through your Compton College email account.
  • Located in the Administration Building 
  • A&R Staff available for in-person services during hours of operation
If you need assistance between 4:30 p.m. and 8:00 a.m., please use the Online Help System. Search for admissions and registration information. You may also chat with an after-hours support team.


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 Office Hours 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00 am - 4:30pm 8:00 am - 4:30pm 8:00 am - 6:30pm 8:00 am - 4:30pm 8:00 am - 12:00pm

COMPTON COLLEGE IS closed on the following holidays:

Holiday Date
Independence Day Holiday Monday, July 4, 2022
Labor Day Holiday Friday, September 5, 2022
Veterans Day Holiday  Friday, November 11, 2022
Thanksgiving Day Holiday Thursday, November 24, 2022
Local Holiday Friday, November 25, 2022
Local Holiday Friday, December 23, 2022
Local Holiday Friday, December 30, 2022
New Year's Holiday Monday, January 2, 2023
Martin Luther King's Holiday Monday, January 16, 2023
Lincoln's Holiday Friday, February 10, 2023
Washington's Holiday Monday, February 20, 2023
Local Holiday Friday, April 14, 2023
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 29, 2023
Juneteenth Monday, June 19, 2023

Admissions and Records Program Review

Service Area Outcomes (SAO's)

SAO #1

Students will be able to understand the graduation evaluation process and apply for certificates and/or degrees by the deadline.

SAO #2

Students will be provided quality customer service.

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