Application for Coastline Community College's STAR Program,
the accelerated program that lets you complete 60 units in just a year and a half, even if you work full-time!
Application Instructions To complete this form you can:
  • fill out the application online and click the "Save Star Application" button at the end of the form.
  • print the application, then fill it out by hand and fax/mail it in.
  • fill out the application online, then print it and fax/mail it in.
Mailing Address
Coastline Community College STAR Program
11460 Warner Avenue
Fountain Valley, CA 92708-2597
Fax Number
(714) 241-6287
Attention: Karen McLucas

Student Information
First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
Mailing Address:
Daytime Phone:
Daytime Extension:
Cell Phone:
Evening Phone:
Evening Extension:

Number of College units Completed:
It is recommended that you join STAR when you have NO MORE THAN 15-20 UNITS COMPLETED. Please see a Coastline Counselor if you have questions.

Educational Objectives (Choose all that apply) A.A. or A.S. Degree
Transfer to a CSU?   Which CSU campus?
Transfer to a UC?   Which UC campus?
Transfer to a private college?   Which college?

Skills (Check only statements that are true for you) I have strong reading skills.
I have strong basic math skills.
I have strong writing skills.
I feel confident that I can learn at STAR's accelerated pace.

Motivation and Ability (Check only statements that are true for you) I am highly motivated to complete my A.A. degree (first two years of college) or transfer to a four-year school to complete a bachelor's degree.

I am aware and able to commit my time and efforts to the STAR program for a one and a half year period.

I am aware of the two available class formats: online or onsite.

I can devote adequate "Outside of Classroom" time to the readings, online discussions and other learning activities.

Computer Equipment (Check only statements that are true for you) I have regular access to a computer, with:
      Computer access at home.
      Computer access at work.
      Computer access at Coastline.
      Computer access elsewhere (specify location) 

English Placement Test (Choose One)
I have taken and passed the English Placement Test with a high enough score to enroll in English 100 (Freshman Composition).

I will take the English Placement test on the date specified:

I have taken the English Placement Test at another college an I am requesting my score be sent to Coastline STAR --- Admissions. Specify College:

I have taken English Placement 099 (or equivalent) at another college and passed with a grade of "C" or higher. Specify College:

NOTE: Official, sealed transcripts are required in Admissions and Records Office prior to enrollment. In case of urgency, unofficial transcripts may be faxed to (714) 241-6288 followed by official, sealed copy transcripts mailed to the Admissions and Records Office or hand-carried into your Counseling appointment.

Eligibility Information
  • Be sure to make an appointment with your STAR counselor at (714) 241-6162. The counselor can help you determine whether any college units you've already completed can count towards the STAR program by helping you complete the Student educational plan.
  • Remenber, you cannot be accepted into the STAR program until you:
    1. Fill out and submit this STAR application and Coastline Community College's Application for Admission found under the "Apply Now" link at Filling out the STAR application does not exempt you from completing the general Coastline Community College Application for Admission.
    2. Meet the prerequisites for English 100 (either pass the English Placement Test at the qualifying level or successfully complete English 099AB).
    3. Obtain your own e-mail address and make sure we have it on file.
    4. Attend the required STAR Program Orientation. Call (714) 241-6140 for upcoming dates and times.

If you cannot submit this form electronically, please refer to the application instructions at the top of this form.