Admissions & Records - Admissions

Important Deadlines


Drop for Non-Payment

Non-Payment Drop Schedule: Fall 2020
July 16, 2020 (Thursday) at 2:00 PM: For Registration between June 15 and June 28
July 23, 2020 (Thursday) at 2:00 PM: For Registration between June 29 and July 12
July 30, 2020 (Thursday) at 2:00 pm: For Registration between July 13 and July 19
August 6, 2020 (Thursday) at 2:00 PM: For Registration between July 20 and July 26
August 13, 2020 (Thursday) at 2:00 PM: For Registration between July 27 and August 9
August 20, 2020 (Thursday) at 2:00 PM: For Registration between August 10 and August 16
August 21, 2020 (Friday) at 2:00 PM: For Registration between August 17 and August 20

Any registration that occurs on August 21 or later will not be dropped for non-payment. Students that enroll are responsible for paying their fees or withdrawing from classes prior to the refund deadline to cancel fees.

Golden West College is happy to announce two payment plan options:

Late Payment Agreement:
Golden West College is excited to offer our Fall 2020 Late Payment Agreement. Students must apply for the FASFA or California Dream Act and then complete the Late Payment Agreement Contract. This will extend your deadline to pay to October 1, 2020. You must sign up for the late payment agreement no later than 12:00 noon the day of the drop for non-payment.

Cashnet Payment Plan:
Have you registered for courses, owe over $150, and need a payment plan for your current term? Please visit the Cashnet Payment Portal. You must enroll in the plan no later than 12:00 noon on the day of the drop for non-payment.

Residency Documentation

All documents must be turned into Admissions and Records by the end of the third week of the semester the student is trying to establish California residency. Requests after this date will not go into effect until the following semester.

Petition for Graduation

Graduation applications must be submitted:

Fall: September 1st – November 1st

Spring: February 1st – April 15th

Summer: July 1st – August 1st