First Year Forward (FYF) is a program specially designed for recent high school graduates going to college for the first time. This is an exciting time in your life and we at MiraCosta College are here to help make the experience a smooth transition to ensure you are successful. Whether your goal is to transfer to a four-year college/university or to gain skills to enter the workforce, there are a variety of opportunities for you to achieve whatever goal you may have.
Steps to Get Started
- Complete a MiraCosta Application
- Complete a FAFSA or California DREAM Act Application
- Complete the placement process at your high school or at MiraCosta
- Complete online Spartan Prep
- Register for classes and enroll in COUN 100 for Fall 2020 designated for FYF
- Register and attend Spartan Start Orientation
- Schedule an appointment with a MiraCosta Counselor to complete your Comprehensive Educational Plan
If you're interested in receiving more information about this program or others, fill out this form.