Steps to Register for Classes

Important Dates 

You can register for classes up to the first day of class.


Fall 2019

Admission Application: Oct 1, 2018
Online Class Search: April 15, 2019
Priority Registration begins:  May 6, 2019
Classes begin:August 19,, 2019
Term 2 classes begin: October 14, 2019


Winter 2020

Admission Application: Oct 1, 2019
Online Class Search: Oct 28, 2019
Priority Registration begins: Nov 4, 2019
Classes begin: Dec 16, 2019


Spring 2020

Admission Application: Oct 1, 2019
Online Class Search: Oct 21, 2019
Priority Registration begins: Nov 4, 2019
Classes begin: Jan 21, 2020


You can register for classes up to the first day of class.

Complete Steps

 1.  Complete a FREE Online Admission Application

By clicking on the "Apply for Admission" link below, you will be directed to the California Community College Online Application.  If you have submitted an application for admissions to another California Community Coillege you will use the same username and password for CCCApply.  It is important that you complete BOTH steps:

Step 1: Create a CCCApply account and receive a CCCID, and
Step 2: Complete the application for admission for Allan Hancock College.


After completing the application for admission, an email will be sent to the address provided on your application which will include your AHC myHancock log-in information and your student identification number, also known as an H number. 

Video: Getting Started with the myHancock Portal

NOTE: Have you attended another college/university?  Students who have attended other accredited colleges/universities are required to submit all official transcripts to the Admissions and Records Office for an evaluation.  This also includes students that have Advanced Placement (AP), IB, CLEP, and military credit (Admissions and Records Office 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3248).

 2.  Apply for Financial Aid
 3.  Complete the Online Orientation

All new students are required to complete an orientation. You will learn about student support services, college success tips, and other important "need to know" information.

To access the online orientation, log onto your myHancock account and click on the Online Orientation icon.

For questions contact the Counseling Department 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3293.   

 4.  Check your English and Math Placement

Your English and math skills will be assessed based off of your high school transcript information as reported in CCCApply when you apply for admission. 

Bring a copy of your unofficial high school transcript to a counselor to see which English and math classes you should take.

 5.  Attend an Educational Planning Workshop (EPW)

All new AHC students are required to attend an EPW.  At the workshop, you will meet with a counselor who will assist you in understanding your English and math placement, identify your academic goal, and help you develop a first year plan using Degree Works.  
Register for an Educational Planning Workshop

For more information contact the Counseling Department 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3293.

 6.  Register and Pay for Classes

Log onto your myHancock account and verify your registration date under Registration Status (available approximately one month before registration opens).

Video Help: How to Register for a Class at Hancock

Go to myHancock to Register

CCPG recipients are still responsible for additional fees not waived by CCPG. If you do not pay your fees by the deadline, you will be dropped from your classes.

For questions go Payment Deadlines on the Cashier Services webpage.

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Video:How to register for a class at Hancock

How to Register for a Class at HancockThis brief video demonstrates the process of using class search to select a class, registering for the course, paying fees, and dropping a course.

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