Admission Instructions

Student Admissions

Step 1: Apply for Admission
Apply for Admission

Start your free online application!

West Hills Coalinga welcomes you to apply using our Online application process. Simply select the button below to learn more and to start your free Online application!

Note, all students K-12 must complete a Special Admission Form
Step 2: Apply for Financial Aid

You can afford college!

West Hills Coalinga is committed to assisting students and their families meet the costs of a college education. Learn more about financial aid available and apply today. It's free!

Apply for Financial Aid
Step 3: Take Placement Test & Orientation
Take Placement Test

Start on solid ground!

In the relentless pursuit of student success, we ask our students to complete an online orientation along with a placement test in reading, writing and math. Setting a proper foundation is key to success at West Hills!

Step 4: Meet with a Counselor

Build a roadmap to success!

Our team of dedicated counselors want to meet with you to set you on a path to success! Schedule a time to meet with a counselor so they can build out an academic plan for you and answer any remaining questions you may have.

Meet with Counselor
Step 5: Register & Pay for Classes
Register and Pay for Classes

Search and Register for classes!

Search and register for your classes using our online course registration system and your academic plan. Don't forget that West Hills College makes it possible for students to register in advance for classes for an entire year with Reg365!