- If a student elects to drop a class or transfer to another class,
a request for refund/transfer must be made at least 3 working days prior
to the first class or 5 working days prior to computer class unless otherwise
specified. THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS, CREDITS OR TRANSFERS AFTER THIS DATE OR AFTER
A CLASS HAS BEGUN. Failure to attend class does not warrant consideration for a
refund, credit or transfer.
- There is a $5, $15 or $25 drop fee OR a $50 non-refundable
deposit per person per class when a student elects to drop or transfer to another
$15 - $80
$5 per person
$81 - $149
$15 per person
$150 and up
$25 per person
Fun Under the Sun
$50 non Refundable Deposit
- If class is canceled by LAPC Extension, you will be issued a full
refund of the registration fee
- Non receipt of confirmation or class location or change in instrutor, location or
teaching methodology does not warrent a refund. Please be sure to contact the office
prior to class date/time if you have not received your confirmation or class location
CASH, CHECK OR CHARGE
Make all checks & money orders payable to LAPC. We accept DISCOVER, MASTERCARD
or VISA only.
Paying by Check
The Los Angeles Community College District requires either a California Driver's
License Number, California ID Number, or Social Security Number to be written or
printed on the check at time of registration. We are not able to accept checks that
do not have a name and address printed on them.
A $10 RETURNED CHECK CHARGE is assessed for EACH CHECK returned to the L.A.P.C.
Business Office unpaid by the bank for any reason. A STOP PAYMENT ORDER on a check
DOES NOT constitute an official withdrawal nor does it relieve the student's
financial obligation for a class. PLEASE FOLLOW REFUND POLICY PROCEDURES TO AVOID
Because of the large volume of registrations received by this office, we do not
confirm fax receipts by phone. However, please be sure to include your phone number
on the registration form in the space provided should the office need to contact
you for any other reason.
Please fax registrations ONLY once, as sub-sequent faxes cannot always be detected
and will result in duplicate processing and charges.
A stamped, self-addressed business-size envelope is required for space confirmation,
payment receipt and room location when registering by mail. If you register for
a class by fax, mail or telephone and you do not receive a confirmation or the room
location the day before your class(es) begin, it is your responsibility to call
Pierce College Extension at (818) 719-6425 for that information. Non-receipt
confirmation does not warrant a refund.
Times, dates, fees, locations, instructors, and methodology for classes are subject
to change and DO NOT warrant a refund.
A class may be CANCELLED by the Extension office if fewer than the required minimum
numbers of students enroll. Participants will be contacted by phone and refunds
will be issued as soon as the original register receipt and charge slip (If applicable)
are received. You may transfer to another class in lieu of a refund.
Many Community Services classes are held off-campus. Exact locations will be provided
upon registration. If location is critical, please check with our office before
A parking permit is required whenever you park on the Pierce College campus, Monday
through Friday. Permits are available in the Community Services Office. It is your
responsibility to obtain a permit before you park on the campus. Failure to obtain
a permit or to properly display the permit on your vehicle could result in a parking
All persons driving a vehicle onto Pierce College campus are required to comply
with the traffic laws of the State of California and the rules & regulations
of California Vehicle Code. Violation of laws, rules or regulations may result in
Age requirement of Childrens's Classes
When registering your child in an extension class, please remember that the youngster
must be within the age limits identified for each class. Children will be dropped
from class (without refund) if they do not meet the age requirements. Most adult
classes have a minimum age requirement of 18.
STANDARDS OF CONDUCT
Disobedient, disruptive or disorderly behavior exhibited by any student or parent
of minor student will result in disciplinary action in accordance with District
policies and procedures. Action may include, but is not limited to, expulsion from
class or permanent expulsion from the Pierce Extension program. Parents of minor
children displaying such behavior will be requested to remove their child from class.
Pierce College reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason including,
but not limited to, violation of LACCD Standards of Conduct as stated in Board Rules
9803 – 8905. There will be no refund for expulsion from class.
In compliance with LA City ordinance LC 6403:LACCD/BR 2419, there are 20 designated
smoking areas located on campus. In order for Pierce College to avoid an absolute
ban on smoking on campus by the LA City Attorney's Office, smoking on campus
is prohibited outside of these designated areas. Violation of this policy may result
in a citation and fine.
Bring the items or materials specified in the class description and on your class
confirmation. Materials fees will either be included in the registration fee or
payable at time of registration. If there is a material or supply list, you can
get that from a link on the class description or class confirmation. You can also
access the materials list in the "questions" section of our website. Allow enough
time to order any required books or pick up required material before your class.