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Admissions & Records

Welcome and thank you for your interest in Grossmont College!!


New student applications are available according to the following schedule:


Term Applications Open Term Begins
Spring 2019 8/27/2018 1/28/2019
Summer 2019 10/15/2018 6/10/2019
Fall 2019 10/15/2018 8/19/2019

You need to apply if:

  • You have never been a student at Grossmont or Cuyamaca College.
  • You have not been in attendance at either college for at least two consecutive semesters.
  • You submitted an application for a future semester and wish to attend a current one.

Please Note:

  1. You do not need to apply for multiple terms.  Your application is valid for one academic year. (e.g.: if you applied for Fall 2018, you do not need to apply for Spring 2019)
  2. If you previously applied through CCCApply, you will need to create a new user name and password for Open CCC Apply. Your old user name and password will not be valid in the new system.
  3. For new students only:  if you are seeking priority registration please click here for more information.

Social Security Number:

Social Security numbers are no longer being used as student ID numbers.  Students will be assigned a unique 7-digit ID number.  However, Social Security numbers are still important and required for Hope and Lifelong learning (1098T) tax form, Financial Aid and California Promise Grant (formerly known as Board of Governor Fee Waiver [BOGW]) transactions. 

International Students:

If you are an International (F-1 Visa) student seeking admission to Grossmont College as a full-time student, access our International Student page which will provide you further information on how to apply. 

Technical Support:

If you need any technical assistance with the online application please contact Technical Support at , call 1-877-247-4836 or go to the Open CCC help web page "Ask a question".

To begin your application, Click Here

Last Updated: 08/05/2019

Office Location
Student Services & Administration, Building 10

Grossmont College
Admissions & Records
8800 Grossmont College Drive
El Cajon, CA  92020

Phone: (619) 644-7186
Fax: (619) 644-7933

Fall Office Hours (August 5-December 23)
Mon - Tues 8am - 6pm
Wed - Thurs 8am - 5pm
Fri - 8am - 1pm
Sat - Sun - Closed

Fall Extended Hours: 
Sat. Aug. 17 - 9am - 2pm
Sat. Aug. 24 - 9am - 2pm

August 19 - August 23 
Mon - Thurs - 8am - 6pm
Fri - 8am - 3pm

August 26 - August 30
Mon - Thurs - 8am - 6pm
Fri - 8am - 3pm

8/12: Building 10 and 60 - Closed until 1:30pm
12/24-1/1: WINTER RECESS


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