Taking That First Step

Thank you for considering Folsom Lake College (FLC) to pursue your educational and professional goals! Beginning college can be an unnerving experience for anyone, whether you are coming to us straight from high school, returning to college after a break, or are coming to college for the first time later in life. Our faculty and staff are here to help you at every stage of your journey – from application to graduation!

8,700+ students attend per semester
21% are first in their family to attend college
71% of FLC students plan to transfer

What Do I Need to Know to Enroll

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Get Started and Apply

We will walk you through the pre-enrollment process step-by-step, from application to registration.

Let's Get Started

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Cost of Attendance

We know what you want to know - "what will it cost me?" Learn the average annual cost.

Cost of Attendance

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Academic Calendar and Deadlines

Find all of the important dates for each semester, including start/end dates and add/drop deadlines.

Check Out Important Dates

Explore Admissions

Student Access Card

Your student access card is your official college ID card and gives you access to student benefits and activities. Each semester, you need...

Order Transcripts

Current and former students can order official transcripts and check their order status online. Students must submit a separate order for...

In-Person Orientation

Find out more about our In-Person Orientation.