> Academic Policies
Check here for the most current changes and updates to Academic Policy, which may impact you and your activities while in the LA Community College District.
Full list of policies and detailed descriptions can be found in the current Catalog.
Catalog Section III - Policies
Enhanced English 101 – AB 705
English 100 or placed into English 28?
You can skip one level and enroll in Enhanced English 101.
AB 2210 (2018, McCarthy)
Education Code section 68075.6 grants an immediate nonresident tuition fee exemption to eligible Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holders and refugee students who settled in California upon entering the United States. This exemption is granted for one year from the date the student settled in California upon entering the United States.
This exemption applies to the following:
- Iraqi citizens or nationals (and their spouses and children) who were employed by or on behalf of the United States Government in Iraq (Pub.L. No. 110-181, § 1244)
- Afghan and Iraqi translators (and their spouses and children) who worked directly with the United States Armed Forces (Pub.L. No. 109-163, § 1059)
- Afghanistan nationals who were employed by or on behalf of the U.S. government or in the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan (Pub.L. No. 111-8, § 602)
- Refugee students admitted to the United States under Section 1157 of Title 8 of the United States Code