Academic Catalogs

Student Support Services at a Glance

Admissions and Records—Visit the Coastline Admissions and Records webpage online at This is your first point of contact once you’ve decided Coastline is for you. Prospective Students can apply online! For assistance contact

Assessment—Coastline College no longer requires or provides placement testing for English and math courses. According to the passing of AB 705, a community college is required to maximize the probability that a student will enter and complete transfer-level coursework in English and math within a one-year timeframe while receiving the necessary support.

Associated Student Government (ASG)—Join Coastline’s student government team and gain leadership skills to enhance your career development. For more information, call (714) 241-6253 or email

Bookstore—Buy your books online; visit the Coastline Online Bookstore.

CalWORKs—Supports cash aid recipient CalWORKs students on their educational journey to graduation, transfer, and career success to help promote the wellbeing and future self-sufficiency of families. Contact CalWORKs by phone (call/text) here at (714) 714-7099 or by email at

Career Services Center—Students receive assistance in making informed and educated decisions regarding their career goals. Students can obtain labor market information such as current employment statistics, labor force, wages, and outlook. For more information, please call (714) 241-6311 or visit the Coastline Career Services webpage.

Coastline Cares Pantry—The Coastline Cares Pantry is a resource for all Coastline students to receive (at no charge) grocery items (canned and fresh) to meet their nutritional needs and information about the CalFresh Program. Please see this link for the most current information about locations, hours of operation, and instructions. Contact the Coastline Cares Pantry by phone: Call or text (714) 241-6294 or email

Counselors—Counselors are available online and (pending any restrictions by the State or County) at all Coastline campus locations to help you clarify your goals, develop an educational plan, and inform you about other programs and opportunities that will enhance your college learning experience. Call (714) 241-6162 to schedule an appointment or get online assistance at the Coastline Counseling webpage.

Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS)—Designed to help underserved, at-promise students from low-income backgrounds achieve their academic and personal goals.  EOPS students receive priority registration, funds for textbooks, specialized counseling services, targeted educational workshops, and much more. For more information, call (714) 241-6237 or e-mail

Financial Aid—The Financial Aid Office staff is available to assist you in applying for grants, fee waivers, Federal Work-Study, and other forms of federal and state aid. Be sure to apply regardless of your financial situation. To apply, you would need to complete the FAFSA or CA Dream Act application and include Coastline’s school code – 013536 – on your application. For more information, visit the Coast District Financial Aid website, or contact the Financial Aid Office at (714) 241-6239, or

Health Services—Health services (primary care professional services/not an insurance plan) for Coastline students are provided through the Golden West College and Orange Coast College Health Centers. For details, go to the Coastline College Health Services website at .

Online Library—Online library services that offer you remote access to librarians, e-books, journals, newspapers, and other resources at your fingertips. Check it out by visiting the Library webpage online at Contact the library: call or text (714) 696-1573, email

Scholarships—Coastline’s Scholarship Recognition Awards are granted to students who have demonstrated excellence, academic achievement, and/or wish to pursue educational or career goals. Students enrolled at Coastline in the fall or spring semesters may apply for scholarships. The awards are presented at the Scholarship Reception during the spring semester. Scholarships do not have to be repaid. Please visit the Coastline Scholarships webpage or email for more information.

Special Programs and Services for Students with Disabilities—Provides comprehensive programs and services for students who have a verified disability who are enrolled in general education/transfer, vocational, remedial/non-transfer, and noncredit courses.  For more information call (714) 241-6214, email, or visit the Coastline Disability Services webpage.

Student Equity and Achievement Program (SEA)—Helps students achieve their educational goals and personal, academic, and career objectives through support services, college activities, and programs. Through SEA, Coastline College serves all students with an emphasis on eliminating achievement gaps and providing equity in all practices. For information contact the Office of Student Equity at (714) 241-6130 or visit online at

Student Success Centers/Tutoring—Free tutoring is available to all Coastline students online in all major discipline areas, including writing, mathematics, science, accounting, and general studies. Currently registered students may also attend free study skills workshops or schedule one-on-one consultations. Visit the Coastline Student Success Center webpage or call (714) 714-7277 for more information.

Transfer Center—The Transfer Center at College Center can help you research colleges and universities, apply to those institutions, and transfer successfully. The Center also offers college fairs, university representative visits, and campus tours. For more information, call (714) 241-6171, email or visit the Coastline Transfer Center webpage.

Undocumented Students —Coastline College strives to provide equitable access to education for all students. In accordance with California law, AB 540 and the California Dream Act, undocumented students have access to resident tuition fees and financial aid. For more information about undocumented student programs and services, contact the Dean of Students at (714) 241-6142 or visit online at

Veterans Resource Centers (VRC)—The Coastline Veterans Resource Centers, located at the College Center, Garden Grove Campus, and Newport Beach Campus, provide a comfortable and positive environment where Veterans will find access to academic resources, community referrals, networking opportunities, counseling and advisement services, computer access with Wi-Fi, a place to study, and workshops of value to Veterans. Coastline also provides the resource information available in the VRCs to students worldwide through a Virtual VRC. For more information regarding the VRC, email or call (714) 241-6126.