NLMUSD - Norwalk High School
The Cerritos Complete Promise Program is a great opportunity for students to smoothly transition to college. This program provides opportunities for students to obtain the skills and knowledge needed for college, explore a variety of careers, save money on their college education, and graduate from college on-time.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
The Cerritos Complete Promise Program is available to our partner district students graduating high school seniors or adults completing their equivalency from adult schools in 2020-2021. Students must complete all 5 eligibility steps by the deadlines.
- Two-year free tuition (In-state rates only)
- Two-year priority enrollment
- Step by step assistance
- One-on-one counseling and advisement
- College preparedness
- Career exploration
- Personalized schedule for Fall and Spring semesters
- Student support services
If you have questions about the Online Events below (Zoom Links, dates, and times) please contact:
- Your High School Point Counselor, Sonia Perez at SoPerez@nlmusd.k12.ca.us or (562) 210-3851.
- The Cerritos Complete Site Bridging Liaison, Jose Cortez at jcortez@Cerritos.edu or (562) 503-6592.
|5 ELIGIBILITY STEPS||ONLINE EVENTS||DEADLINES|
|Cerritos Complete Promise Program Information Presentation||Zoom Presentation on TIME/DATE|
1. Submit a Cerritos College Summer 2021 Semester Application.
|College Application Workshop: Zoom Presentation on TIME/DATE||October 1, 2020 - February 26, 2021|
2. (a) Submit a FAFSA/DREAM Act Application for 2021-2022.
(b) Submit additional paperwork to Cerritos College Financial Aid.
|Financial Aid Information Workshop: Zoom Presentation on TIME/DATE||
(a) October 1, 2020 - March 2, 2021
(b) April 30, 2021
|3. Submit the Cerritos Complete Intent Form.
Students must have a Cerritos College Student ID #
(Example – 2211111) in order to submit your form.
|October 5, 2020 - March 2, 2021|
| 4. Submit the Placement Forms for Math, English/ESL, and Reading.High School students will need to answer questions based on their high school transcript.
You must complete both SRT links to receive placement results.
Please allow 2 – 3 business days to post to unofficial transcripts and have Assessment hold removed.
|Login to your MyCerritos account to complete this requirement.||October 5, 2020 - March 10, 2021|
5. (a) Sign-up and complete a Falcon Edge Orientation Workshop & the 30-minute counseling appointment. Sign-ups and the workshops will start in March. Enrollment for Fall classes starts June 6, 2021* Tentative.
Sign up at https://www.cerritos.edu/counseling/orientation/default.htm
(b) Enroll in classes in your MyCerritos account – You can enroll once you complete the Orientation
(a) Sign-ups will be available on ESARS.
(b) Login to your MyCerritos account to complete this requirement.
(a) Sign-ups and workshops open March 2021. Complete the workshop and 30-minute appointment by April 9, 2021
(b) Make sure to enroll in your classes. Your priority enrollment begins June 6, 2021
Deadline to enroll in Fall semester classes is July 1, 2021.
Enroll as early as you can because if you do not enroll in math and English/ESL you will not be able to continue in the program
Get ahead on your 1st Year Requirement! Enroll in a Summer 2021 Counseling Class (COUN 101B or 200) in your MyCerritos account.
*All steps and dates are subject to change.
Students that successfully complete all 5 eligibility steps will be admitted into the Cerritos Complete Promise Program.