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Noncredit Application

Noncredit Application


Students planning to receive support services or enroll in noncredit classes need to complete the noncredit application. Completing the noncredit application will allow individuals to receive support services and enroll in noncredit classes at any of the three colleges in the Coast Community College District: Coastline Community College, Golden West College, and Orange Coast College.


Click here to access the noncredit application. 

Once you have opened the website, select “First time user account creation” and setup a user name and PIN. Please make sure to save this information for subsequent steps. Once you have created the login, proceed with completing the Noncredit Application.


The noncredit application is not intended for the following: international applicants/students, high school students, or credit students.


The noncredit application will not allow individuals to enroll in credit courses. If you would like to enroll in credit courses, please complete the CCCApply application for admission to the college of your choice. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Who can help me with the noncredit application?

The Adult Education Office can help you with the noncredit application and assist with related questions. You can visit or call the office. The Adult Education Office at OCC is located in Classroom & Labs Building, Room 117 (Building #150 on map.) You can call the office at (714) 432-6897. 

How do I enroll in noncredit classes?

Once your application is processed, you will receive an acceptance email with information about how to register for noncredit classes. Please follow the instructions in the acceptance email.

If you would like assistance with the application or registration process, please contact the Adult Education Office. 


Do I have to pay for noncredit classes?

Students do not pay enrollment or other fees for noncredit classes, but are responsible for textbooks and class materials fees, if any are required for the class. Students must also pay for on-campus parking.


How do I know if a class is noncredit or credit?

Noncredit classes have zero units. Credit classes have units associated with them. You can view the unit(s) of each course by reviewing the Course Catalog.


What application should I complete if I want to enroll in noncredit and credit courses?

Students planning to enroll in both noncredit and credit courses should complete the CCCApply application.


When will I receive my student ID?

You will receive an email with your student ID number to the email address you provided in your noncredit application. If you would like a student ID card, please visit the Enrollment Center in Watson Hall at OCC. You will need to bring a copy of your Student Class Schedule and a government-issued form of photo identification (such as driver's license or passport.) If you have questions, please call the Enrollment Center at (714) 432-5072.

What do I do if I forgot my username or PIN or password?

You can reset your PIN by calling the Office of Adult Education at (714) 432-6897.