Foothill College Online Application
We're accepting admission applications for spring, summer and fall terms.
- Classes run on the quarter system, with late-start classes and a shortened summer session.
- For important dates and deadlines, see the Academic Calendar.
- Foothill has an open-door admission policy for all high-school graduates and non-graduates who are 18 years of age or older.
Filling Out the Application
If you have never applied for admission to Foothill College or you are a returning student and it's been awhile, please review Tips for Completing the Online Application to help you with the process.
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We encourage all first-time, full-time students to apply for Financial Aid.
After you submit your online admission application, complete a Financial Aid FAFSA or Dream Act Application.
Eligibility for Foothill College Promise is not based on financial need but rather if you maintain full-time status for the quarter in which you receive benefits, excluding summer term.
Note: Effective fall 2021, only Foothill Promise students who meet one of the following criteria will have their required textbooks covered:
Admissions and Records
Student Services Building 8100, Room 8101
Regular Hours: April 10–June 30
Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
*Friday: 8 a.m.–3 p.m. (Virtual Only)
Contact Us Virtually
Please contact us by Phone, Email, Chat or Help Form during business hours. NOTE: Phone service available 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday–Thursday and 9 a.m.–Noon Friday.
HOLIDAYS & EXCEPTIONS
May 29: Memorial Day Holiday
June 19: Juneteenth Holiday
SUNNYVALE CENTER CLOSED
Please visit or contact the Main Campus for in-person or virtual services.
Academic Dates & Deadlines