The Promise at LAVC

First Year Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a high school graduate or equivalent (e.g., General Education Development, GED).
  • Be a California resident or a non-resident eligible for in-state tuition fees under AB 540, California Nonresident Tuition Exemption Request (submit a completed AB 540 form to the Admissions and Records office).
  • Have not completed any college credit (except for college classes taken while in high school).
  • Complete all the components listed on the How to Apply webpage.

Second Year Eligibility Requirements:

  • Meet all of the First Year Eligibility Requirements and complete the 2023-24 Academic Year Promise components.
  • Complete at least 18 cumulative units by the end of Summer 2023.
  • Maintain a 2.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) or higher through the end of Summer 2023.

Questions? Contact LAVC’s First Year Experience Program at @email or (818) 778-5561

Office Hours and Location

Mondays - Thursdays: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Fridays: 8:00AM - 1:00PM
Saturdays & Sundays: Closed

FYE Office, Counseling Department (SSA)


Email: @email
Phone: (818) 778-5561