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! 

Fullerton College Class of 2019 Makes History

Fullerton College 2019 Graduates Make History! Hello Hornets!  We celebrate our 2019 Graduating class of Hornets, the largest group to graduate in Fullerton College...

Food Bank – New Hours, New Partnership!

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

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...

Promise Program – Open House Next Week!

Promise Open House This Week! The North Orange Promise has officially kicked off!  This vital program is designed to help as many Fullerton College students as...

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...

Fullerton College UMOJA Program Updates!

Fullerton College's UMOJA program began its' partnership with A2MEND Student Charter in supporting African diaspora students and other male students of color. The...

Welcome to Fullerton College Student 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:

  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

*Under Development

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:

Executive Support Staff: Sharon Kelly – ; Emma Hangue –

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

Student Services Videos

We are always looking for ways to improve the Fullerton College experience.  We want to raise awareness about Student Services programs and resources available to you,  beginning this the Fall Semester the Student Services Division will be implementing student information televisions across campus, which will play Fullerton College Student Services informational content in our effort to better connect with every Hornet. 


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