Contact & Hours
Student Union: Room 143
Mon: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Tues: 8:00 am - 6:15 pm
Wed: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Thur: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Fri: 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Download campus map with directions from the Business office to the Admissions office.
Please contact the Business Office ASAP (we will give you the instruction on how to get your Parking Permit) if you pay your parking fee online after the first week of the Spring / Fall semester.
Did You Know?
You can now pay your student fees online through the LACCD Student Information System.
Welcome to the Business Office
The LAVC Business Office is the last step in the student registration process. It collects all registration fees, including student parking permit fees and issues the student Registration Receipt. The Business Office is located in the Student Union Building, room #143.
Students can now pay student fees online by using the online LACCD Student Information System.
The California State Legislature mandates the collection of enrollment fees for public community college students. The fee prescribed by Section 72252 of the Education Code shall be forty six dollars ($46) per unit with no maximum per semester. These fees are subject to change.
Enrollment fees must be paid at the time of registration.
Financial aid may be available to students who meet the qualification requirements. Students with questions concerning financial aid eligibility should contact the Financial Aid Office.
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Enrollment Fee Refund Policy
For other than short term classes, a full refund of the enrollment fee will be made up to the end of the second week of class. Thereafter, no refund is authorized except when college action to cancel or reschedule a class necessitates the drop.
For short term classes, a full refund is authorized up to the end of a period of time equal to 10% of the total class time. Thereafter, no refund is authorized except when college action to cancel or reschedule a class necessitates the drop.
NOTE ON REFUNDS: All refunds of enrollment fees, non-resident tuition, parking, and A.S.U. membershipmust be formally requested by the student and submitted to the Business Office in person or by mail. All refunds will be in accordance with the published refund schedules and each claim must be requested no later than the 5th week of the semester in which instruction occurs.
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California Residency Requirement
To attend any of the Los Angeles Community Colleges as a resident of California, a student is required to have been a California resident for more than one year immediately preceding the “Residency Determination Date.” The “Residency Determination Date” is the day before classes begin. Residence is defined as a union of act and intent. (Additional regulations apply to non-United States citizens.)
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Non-Resident Tuition Fee
The Board of Trustees adopted a non-resident tuition fee of $243 per semester unit (2016-2017) for students attending the District colleges who are non-residents of the state. Furthermore, for non-resident students who are both citizens and residents of a foreign country, the non-resident tuition fee is also $243 per semester unit fee AND a $35 cash only application processing fee. Non-resident students must also pay the enrollment fee of the $46 per unit. These fees are subject to change each academic year.
LACCD Board Rule 8100.15 states that “students who are citizens and residents of a foreign country, or who are legally precluded from establishing residency in California, shall be entitled to exemption from nonresident fees on the basis of individual financial need in accordance with regulations adopted by the Chancellor. Such individual exemptions shall not be granted in excess of ten percent (10%) of the District’s students who are both citizens and residents of a foreign country in the applicable term. If you meet the eligibility requirements in question #9 on the Nonresident Tuition Fee Waiver Affidavit on the opposite side of this page, you may be eligible to receive a nonresident tuition exemption.
Beginning with the Fall 2008 semester, nonresident students who were admitted as “Special Part Time Students Grades K-12” and enroll in more than six (6) units will be subject to the nonresident tuition fee for all units taken.
Resident students admitted as “Special Part Time Students Grades K-12” and enrolling in 11 or fewer units are exempt from enrollment fees charged for all terms (including summer) pursuant to Education Code section 76300.
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Non-Resident Tuition Fee Exemption on the Basis of Demonstrated Financial Need
Students who are citizens and residents of a foreign country, or who are legally precluded from establishing residency in California, shall be entitled to exemption from nonresident fees on the basis of individual financial need in accordance with regulations adopted by the Chancellor. Student who qualify can file a waiver request with the Admissions Office every semester/session.
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Health Service Fee
The Los Angeles Community College District charges an $11 mandatory health fee per semester (Spring or Fall) and $8 per semester (Winter or Summer), payable to one college only, to cover the costs of the Student Health Center at each college. This fee is subject to change.
If you are a member of a religious group that depends on prayer for healing, contact the office of the Vice President of Student Services in the Student Services Center (2nd Floor) for exemption procedures.
Attention Board of Governors Fee Waiver Students: Beginning fall 2006, all students will be charged the health fee. This fee will no longer be waived for students who are eligible for a fee waiver. If you have any questions, contact the Financial Aid Office.
Health Fee Exemptions
Exempted from the payment of these fees are: (a) students who depend exclusively on prayer for healing in accordance with the teaching of a bona fide religious sect, (b) students who are attending classes under an approved apprenticeship training program, (c) noncredit education students, (d) students enrolled in District colleges exclusively at sites where student health services are not provided, (e) students who are enrolled in District colleges exclusively through Instructional Television or distance education classes, (f) students who are enrolled in District colleges exclusively through contract education, (g) students admitted as Special Part-time Students (K-12) or Special Summer School Students under the provisions of Board Rule 81001.01 or 81001.02. Students exempted under the provisions of (b), (c), or (g) above are eligible to receive the services of the college health program; all other exempted students are not eligible to receive the services of the college health program, unless they opt to pay the fee. Students taking only online or distance education classes can come to the Business Office to pay the respective semester health fee and will be able to receive the services of the college health program.
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A parking pass is required to park in any parking lot. Students may purchase a parking pass to park in any designated student parking lots on campus from the Business Office. Purchase of a parking permit does not guarantee a parking space, only the opportunity to park in an appropriate lot if spaces are available.
Motorcycles are required to have a parking pass. Students may purchase to park in any designated student parking lots on campus from the Business Office.
Parking Permit Fee Vehicles
Fall or Spring Semester: $20.00
Summer or Winter Session: $7.00
Semester/Session parking permits may be purchased with payment of all other registration fees. Students who do not elect to purchase the permit at that time may do so at any time during the semester at the college Business Office. The vehicle parking sticker is issued when all enrollment fees are paid.
Lost or stolen permits cannot be replaced. A new permit may be purchased at the Business Office while supplies last.
Students who need to park in a disabled parking spot, must contact the Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) Office to obtain an LAVC disabled parking permit and must purchase a student parking pass also. To utilize handicapped parking spaces within the college parking lots, a valid DMV placard, LAVC parking sticker,and a LAVC SSD disabled parking permit are required.
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International Student Medical Insurance Fee
For more information on the International Student Medical Insurance Fee, contact the International Students Office.
|Regular length (Fall, Spring)
||Through second week of instruction
|After second week of instruction
|Regular length (Summer)
||Through first week of instruction
|After first week of instruction
|Short Term (less than regular length)
||Through 10 percent of class length
|After 10 percent of class length
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