Fullerton College LGBT+ Summit

Friday, November 22nd. This is a work group to discuss the design and implementation of LGBTQ+ programming at Fullerton College.  It is open to all NOCCCD employees.

Fullerton College #1 in CSU Transfers

We are the #1 California Community College in student transfers to the California State University system this 2018-2019 academic year.

Food Bank – New Hours, New Partnership!

Food Bank - New Hours! The Fullerton College Food Bank is now open two days during the week!  Students enrolled in three or more units can visit the Food Bank on...

Fullerton College Veterans Golf Classic Raises $36,000!

Fullerton College Veterans Golf Classic Raises $36,000! On June 3rd, 2019 Fullerton College hosted the 1st annual Veterans Golf Classic.  Special thanks to the planning...

OCTA Bus Pass Program

Starting this fall, all Fullerton College students will have access to free unlimited OCTA bus rides on all Orange County Bus local fixed routes. Students may either...

Smart Start Saturday!

We want to thank our students and their families for making this year’s record-breaking attendance to Smart Start Saturday!  It was a huge success with 1200+ in attendance and 744 student I.D. cards issued with the help of over 200 staff! 

Student Support Services

Our Vision

Fullerton College Student Services will advance the mission of Fullerton College by providing all students with holistic support services.  As a team, we strive to provide each student with a positive and transformational experience.   Through collective ownership, excellence and equity-focused practices, we empower students to take ownership of their academic and career paths.

Please use the following links or the menu above to explore the Programs & Services available to Fullerton College students and don’t forget to check out our Blog & Updates page!  *Under Development




Our Guiding Principles

Fullerton College Student Services fosters an inclusive environment and transformational experience for all students.  We embrace principles of collective ownership to facilitate student success outcomes.  We are guided by the following principles (*under development):

  1. We promote a safe and welcoming environment for all students to thrive.
  2. We empower students to take ownership of their academic and professional goals.
  3. We strive to develop a collective identity through interdependence where trust, empowerment, respect, collaboration, inclusion, and equity guide our decision-making.
  4. We are committed to shared responsibility for developing priorities to reach our collective goals

Our Team

Gilbert J. Contreras, Ph.D.

Gilbert J. Contreras, Ph.D.

Vice President, Student Services

Welcome to Fullerton College, Home of Hornets!

We enthusiastically welcome you to Hornet Nation!  Fullerton College is a vibrant college campus that takes pride in our “radically student-centered” approach to help students reach their educational and career goals.  Our entire team works tirelessly to help students “CROSS THAT STAGE” at graduation and at Fullerton College we live by the motto “Once a Hornet, Always a Hornet!”  We have been helping students transform the world for more than a century.  Welcome home to the Fullerton College family—where tradition, innovation, diversity, equity, and excellence thrive!

Go Hornets!!!

Contact Information: GContreras@fullcoll.edu

Executive Support Staff: Sharon Kelly – Skelly@fullcoll.edu ; Emma Hangue – EHangue@fullcoll.edu

Phone Number: 714-992-7089

Our Leadership

Dr. Albert Abutin

Dr. Albert Abutin

Dean, Enrollment Services

Dr. Jennifer LaBounty

Dr. Jennifer LaBounty

Dean, Counseling & Student Development

Dr. Elaine Lipiz Gonzalez

Dr. Elaine Lipiz Gonzalez

Dean, Student Support Services

Steve Selby

Steve Selby

Director, Campus Safety

State Chancellors Office


State Chancellor’s Office – Contact Information

Mailing Address
1102 Q Street, Suite 4400
Sacramento, CA 9581
email the Chancellor’s Office

Soaring Hornets

Throughout the Fall Semester, we will use this space to highlight the accomplishments of our Fullerton College staff and students.  Once a month you will see a new face here in our endeavor to showcase the exciting and inspiring stories from your fellow Hornets!  *Under Development