Noncredit Student
You are interested in taking noncredit classes, including ESL, Adult Education and more

LBCC students hanging out at PCC multiple age groups

Welcome to Long Beach City College!

Consider visiting the Adult Education Office for application assistance, orientations, and other onboarding services.

STEP 1: Apply to LBCC

First, create an OPENCCC account and complete the online application below for the Summer/Fall or Winter/Spring semester at LBCC.


You will receive a welcome email with your LBCC student ID number approximately 48-72 hours after you apply.

How to Apply to LBCC

STEP 2: Complete the Noncredit Orientation

Orientation is required for all new students. Read How to Complete the Noncredit Orientation

(Please note a hold will be placed on your registration until this step is completed.)

STEP 3: Register for Classes

Review your assigned registration date and time in your Viking Portal before registering for classes. On your assigned day, log in to your Viking Portal account and register using the class number in the Schedule of Classes for each course you’re interested in taking.

How to Register for Classes
How to View Registration Appointment
How to Add a Class with an Add Code
How to Email Professor Add Code

View important Registration Dates and Drop Deadlines.

STEP 4: Pay Student Fees

After completing your online registration, students can pay for their student fees through your Viking Student Portal. Students are required to pay for their account balance prior to the due date to avoid being dropped from their classes.

How to Pay for Student Fees