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Freshman Advantage Program

Apply Early. Register Early.

The Freshman Advantage Program is designed for new students who have never attended college and are planning to attend Irvine Valley College. About 20,000 students take classes on our campus. Freshman Advantage students will receive the exclusive opportunity to apply early, receive an early Freshman Advantage registration time and enroll in fall and spring courses ahead of most currently enrolled IVC students and other new students.

Fall 2018

Deadline: April 13, 2018

Students must complete all the admissions and matriculation steps by April 13, 2018 for Fall 2018.

Completing matriculation can take a few weeks, so plan ahead. Apply online starting October 1, 2017.

Spring 2019

Deadline: September 28, 2018

Summer Session

Freshman Advantage applicants who would like to enroll in Summer 2018 classes will need to follow the instructions on the Summer Session information page.

IVC Matriculation Guidebook

Download the IVC Matriculation Guidebook to receive detailed information about the program.

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T:  949-451-5220
O: Student Services Center


Regular Office Hours
Monday:​  9 am - 6 pm​
​Tuesday: ​ 9 am - 6 pm
​Wednesday: ​ 9 am - 6 pm
​Thursday:  9 am - 6 pm
​Friday: ​ 9 am - Noon