Mission Statement

The Admissions and Records Office is committed to maintaining a supportive learning environment by providing accurate and timely information regarding application, registration, student enrollment records and academic policies while providing responsive, respectful and individualized service to students, faculty, staff and the communities we serve.

Online Chat with the Admission Department

You can chat with the Admission department by clicking on the chat feature below..
Please make sure you are using Chrome or Firefox with this online Chat. This will allow to turn on your camera and audio. Be ready to use camera and audio to interact with the A&R staff to better assist you

If you do not sign in with student Canvas account please be prepared to show a picture ID. .

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Admission Chat Link


Due To The "SAFER at HOME" Statewide Guidelines In-Person Services at The College Have Been Suspended from March 16 to May 17th.  Please use the live chat above for all in-person services. 

An Admissions and Records Staff will be available to take in your petitions through the cChat.

Office Locations:

Admissions and Records Office: Building E1-105

Continuing Student Services: Register for classes, request transcripts/verifications, file for graduation, request IGETC/CSU certification, clear prerequisites, request certificates, name/address change, academic renewals, CR/NCR, Credit by Exam, AP/Military and Foreign Credit.

Enrollment Center: Building E1-121 

New/Returning Student Services: Admission application for regular and Special Admit Students in grades K-12, AB540 Non Resident Tuition Exemption, Non Resident Tuition Waiver and Residency classification.

Regular Office Hours:

Monday to Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:00 a.m. to Noon

Saturday: First Saturday of the every month for Fall and Spring

Semesters 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Rush Week Office Hours:

Spring/Fall Semesters (First Two Weeks): 

Winter Session, Summer Session 1 and 2 (First Week):

Monday to Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m

Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday Office Hours: First Saturday of the every month for Fall and Spring Semesters

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Office Contact:

Please note if visiting the Admissions and Records Office in person you will need to show your Los Angeles Community College student I.D. or other government issued identification.

Admission Application Information: (323) 265-8966

General Admission and Records Information: (323) 265-8801 or (323) 265-8712

General Email Inquiries (Information about the college and student programs): recruitment@elac.edu

Admissions Inquiries (Information about transcripts, verifications and registration): admissions2@elac.edu