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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 Summer session only. 

Apply for Admission Online 


Staff are working remotely. The Office of Admissions & Records is not available via telephone. For further assistance, please reach out to us through email and chat.

Click here to chat with and Admissions & Records team member
  • 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 Tartar Village 
  • Walk-ins welcome
  • A&R Staff available for in-person services:
    • Mondays & Thursdays 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    • Fridays 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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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Summer 2022 Office Hours (June 13 - August 5, 2022)
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00 am - 6:30 pm 8:00 am - 6:30 pm 8:00 am - 6:30 pm 8:00 am - 6:30 pm Closed

COMPTON COLLEGE IS closed on the following holidays:

Holiday Date
Independence Day Holiday Monday, July 5, 2021 
Labor Day Holiday Monday, September 6, 2021
Veterans Day Holiday Thursday, November 11, 2021 
Thanksgiving Day Holiday/Weekend Thursday, November 25 - Sunday, November 28, 2021 
Christmas Holiday/Weekend Friday, December 24 - Sunday, December 26, 2021
Winter Recess/New Years Holiday Monday, December 27, 2021 -  Monday, January 3, 2022
Martin Luther King Holiday (Observed) Monday, January 17, 2022
Lincoln's Day Holiday (Observed) Friday, February 11, 2022
Washington's Day Holiday (Observed) Monday, February 21, 2022
Local Holiday Friday, April 15, 2022
Memorial Day Holiday Monday, May 30, 2022
Juneteenth Independence Day Monday, June 20, 2022

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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