Interested in attending Grossmont/Cuyamaca college after graduation? Click Here to learn more about the Grossmont/Cuyamaca College promise to determine eligibility, begin registration and be on the path towards FREE COLLEGE!

What is the Grossmont-Cuyamaca College Promise?
  • The Promise is an opportunity for first-time students who are CA residents attending full-time to attend college tuition-free for up to 2 years. The Promise helps students become career and transfer ready, providing seamless guidance and financial support through the completion of their academic and career development goals.
What are the benefits of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca College Promise?
  • The Promise covers up to 2 years of tuition and mandatory student fees at Grossmont and Cuyamaca College. The colleges will provide support and assistance throughout the required onboarding process, which includes the college application, student orientation, assessments, and an education plan. In addition, help is available when applying for financial aid. By taking advantage of all the services and support available at Grossmont and Cuyamaca Colleges, you are provided an environment in which to thrive.
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What are the requirements for the Grossmont-Cuyamaca College Promise?

First-time college students who are CA Residents (or AB 540) must complete the following requirements:
· College application
· New student orientation
· Education Plan
· Submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid ) or California Dream Act application
· Enroll and attend full-time (at least 12 units)
Complete 12 units in Fall semester and enroll in at least 12 units in the Spring semester
    · Complete 12 units in the Spring semester
    · Earn at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA
    · Complete the FAFSA/CA Dream Act Application for the new school year
    · Enroll in at least 12 units in the Fall semester
What is the deadline to enroll in the Grossmont-Cuyamaca College Promise?
  • Semester deadlines are two (2) weeks after the first day of the semester, dates are posted on website. Students must meet eligibility criteria and complete all requirements by the posted deadline to be eligible.
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