Steps to Register

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We offer many classes to help you with your academic, career, or life goals. Check out our schedule at www.noce.edu/schedule. Register today for the classes that will get you one step closer to your finish line!   

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Online/Remote Admissions & Registration Assistance

**All NOCE Centers are currently closed due to the global pandemic and social distancing order. However, students can still apply and register online. Our NOCE Admissions and Registration StarHelp Customer Service team is available to help you:

To register for classes, click on the program of interest for step-by-step directions: 

  • Academic Tutoring/Basic Skills Learning Centers

    Steps to Register into the Basic Skills Learning Centers

  • Career Technical Education Program

    Steps to Register into the Career Technical Education (CTE) Programs

    • View the latest class schedule and select the Career Technical Education (CTE) Program course(s); note the CRN number(s).
    • Register for the course(s) in myGateway.
    • To access myGateway, visit https://mg.nocccd.edu and use your Banner ID and password to log in.
    • Once you have logged in, click on the WebStar button to register.
    • Read through this handout for step-by-step directions on how to register using WebStar.
    • Once registered, your instructor will reach out to you regarding how to access your course.

    For registration support, call 714.808.4679 or e-mail starhelp@noce.edu.

    For questions about the CTE Program, call 714.808.4915 or e-mail careers@noce.edu.

  • College Preparation Program

    Steps to Register into the College Preparation Program (Offered Through the Basic Skills Program)

    For registration support, call 714.808.4679 or e-mail starhelp@noce.edu.

    For questions about the College Preparation Program, call 657.522.7257 or e-mail jfarina.ah@noce.edu.

  • Disability Support Services Program

    Steps to Register into the Disability Support Services (DSS) Program

    • Students previously enrolled in DSS Program will be automatically enrolled into classes for the upcoming term.
    • Your instructor will reach out to you regarding how to access your course.
    • For questions about the DSS Program, call 714.484.7057 or e-mail disabilitysupport@noce.edu.
  • English as a Second Language and Citizenship Program

    Steps to Register into the English as a Second Language (ESL)/Citizenship Program

    • Students previously enrolled in English as a Second Language (ESL)/Citizenship Program can enroll by contacting the ESL Program at ESL4ALL@noce.edu or 714.808.4638.
    • Your instructor will reach out to you regarding how to access your course.
    • ESL Learning Center Schedule – For the latest ESL Learning Center Schedule, visit: ESL Learning Centers.

    For questions about the ESL/Citizenship Program, call 714.808.4638 or e-mail ESL4ALL@noce.edu.

  • GED/HiSET Preparation Program

    Steps to Register into the GED/HiSET Preparation Program – Traditional Instruction Program at Anaheim

    For registration support and questions, call 714.808.4679 or e-mail starhelp@noce.edu.

  • High School Diploma Program

    Steps to Register into the High School Diploma Program

    • The High School Diploma Program offers high school subjects remotely in the 2020 Fall Semester. Continuing students may register for one of the seven subjects based on their Student Educational Plan.
    • Students who were enrolled in one of the following subjects in the previous term will be contacted by staff and will be invited to re-enroll in the program.
    • Continuing students who do not receive a call or an e-mail and are interested in enrolling in one of the following subjects, based on their Educational Plan, are encouraged to contact: 
    • Students are advised to enroll in only ONE COURSE at a time.
  • Parenting Program

    Steps to Register into the Parenting Program

    • View the latest class schedule and select the Parenting Program course(s) you’d like to enroll; note the CRN number(s).
    • Register for the courses in myGateway.
    • To access myGateway, visit https://mg.nocccd.edu and use your Banner ID and password to log in.
    • Once you have logged in, register for your classes using WebStar in MyGateway. You must have your course(s) CRNs to register.
    • Read through this handout for step-by-step directions on how to register using WebStar
    • Once registered, your instructor will reach out to you regarding how to access your course.

    For registration support, call 714.808.4679 or e-mail starhelp@noce.edu.

    For questions about the Parenting Program, call 714.808.4909 or e-mail parenting@noce.edu.

  • Personal Enrichment Courses

    Part of the Community Services Program

    Steps to Register for the Community Services Program Classes

    Personal Enrichment courses for adults will be offered for the 2020 Fall Semester; classes begin August 17, 2020. We will be using a new, easy-to-use registration process through Augusoft. For questions, e-mail grow@noce.edu or call 714.808.4909.

    To register, follow these four easy steps:

    1. Check out our new site: To register or view classes, visit: noce.edu/grow
    2. Create a Student or Household Profile:
      • On the main homepage, click on LOGIN/CREATE ACCOUNT on the top left
      • Select Create a New Student Profile
      • Choose either a Student Profile or a Household Profile
      • Enter your e-mail address as your Username
    3. View available classes: To view available classes, click on the BROWSE dropdown button, and select a category of interest
    4. Register for your class:
      • Once you have selected the class you would like to take, click ADD TO CART
        (You can select multiple classes to add to your cart before checkout)
      • When you are finished adding all your classes to your cart, go to the top right and click Please note: If you need a parking permit, don’t forget to add it to your cart
      • Once you click CHECKOUT, review your Shopping Cart, and Agree to Policies before proceeding to the next screen
      • Follow the remaining directions to enter in your credit card information, then click on PROCESS PAYMENT
      • You will receive a confirmation e-mail of the classes you have purchased
  • Program for Kids and Teens

    Part of the Community Services Program

    Steps to Register for the Kids’ College and Teen Program/Community Services Program

    Our Kid’s College and Teen Program classes will be offered for the 2020 Fall Semester; classes begin August 17, 2020. We will be using a new, easy-to-use registration process through August. For questions, e-mail grow@noce.edu or call 714.808.4909.

    To register, follow these four easy steps:

    1. Check out our new site: To register or view classes, visit: noce.edu/grow
    2. Create a Student or Household Profile:
      • On the main homepage, click on LOGIN/CREATE ACCOUNT on the top left
      • Select Create a New Student Profile
      • Choose either a Student Profile or a Household Profile
      • Enter your e-mail address as your Username
    3. View available classes: To view available classes, click on the BROWSE dropdown button, and select a category of interest
    4. Register for your class:
      • Once you have selected the class you would like to take, click ADD TO CART
        (You can select multiple classes to add to your cart before checkout)
      • When you are finished adding all your classes to your cart, go to the top right and click Please note: If you need a parking permit, don’t forget to add it to your cart
      • Once you click CHECKOUT, review your Shopping Cart, and Agree to Policies before proceeding to the next screen
      • Follow the remaining directions to enter in your credit card information, then click on PROCESS PAYMENT

    You will receive a confirmation e-mail of the classes you have purchased. 

  • Program for Older Adults (Emeritus Program)

    RETURNING STUDENTS – Steps to Register for Emeritus Program Classes Held at Community or Senior Centers:

    • For Emeritus Program classes held in a community center or senior center, view the latest class schedule and select the Emeritus Program course(s); note the CRN number(s).

    RETURNING STUDENTS – Steps to Register for Emeritus Program Classes Held at Skilled Nursing or Rehabilitation Centers:

    • Contact your skilled nursing or rehabilitation center location’s Activity Director to inquire about class details and registration.
    • For questions about the Emeritus Program, call 714.808.4909 or e-mail emeritus@noce.edu.

Need Help?

  • StarHelp can help you with filling out your NOCE application and accessing myGateway student portal.
  • StarHelp phone: 714.808.4679.
  • StarHelp e-mail: starhelp@noce.edu.
  • The NOCE Business and Computer Skills Lab helps students with remote technical assistance. NOCE At Home services are here to support students virtually!
    • Help with how to access Zoom and Canvas.
    • Access to online readiness videos for students to get helpful tips to succeed in online classes.
  • Business and Computer Skills Lab phone: 714.808.4712.
  • We are here to help! We want you to get enrolled and get started in your classes so you can meet your goals. Contact your individual program with questions related to class content.