Early College Credit

First Time Dual Enrollment Students

Is this your first time taking an LMC Dual Enrollment class? Here are the steps to take & video tutorials to help you along the way!

  • STEP 1: Get Your *LMC Student ID#  

    STEP 1: Get Your *LMC Student ID#
    (*students with an LMC ID# go to STEP 2)


    • Click on Apply to LMC.
    • Click on Create an Account (CCCApply) and follow the instructions to create the CCCApply account.
    • Continue to complete the LMC application and click submit.
    • Check your email account for an email from InSite (LMC Student Portal) containing your LMC student ID#, username & password
      This email will come to the email address that you applied with. The email may take up to 24 hours to appear. Be sure to check your spam/junk folder.

    How to Submit a Los Medanos College Application
    Video Tutorial

  • STEP 2a: Login to InSite

    STEP 2: Login to LMC InSite

    Logging In to InSite Video Tutorial

    First time InSite user steps:

    • Go to your personal email & locate the email from InSite with your LMC student ID#, username, & password
    • Go to the LMC website & click the InSite icon at the top of the webpage
    • Enter your username & one time password (new users)
      (hint: first time users, it's your 6 digit birthdate)
    • Create a new password & create challenge questions
    • Write down/take a picture of your LMC ID#, username & password for future reference!

    Returning InSite users:

    • Go to the LMC website & click the InSite icon at the top of the webpage
      Enter your username & password.

      Forgot your username & password? Try these tips:
      • Go to the email account that you used  to apply to LMC
        In the search bar, enter "InSite" and the email with your LMC ID# & username should come up.
      • Click on the "Look up my username" and "Forgot my password" links in the InSite sign in box.
  • STEP 2b: Get Approval-The Authorization Form

    STEP 3: The Dual Enrollment Authorization Form

    First Time Dual Enrollment Students must complete & submit the Dual Enrollment Authorization form online. This form is submitted only once and is valid for the student's high school years.

    Complete the LMC Dual Enrollment Authorization Form

    • Log in to your InSite Portal
    • Click on the LMC Student Forms tile
    • Click on  "Dual Enrollment Authorization Form"
      (You will only complete this form ONCE during your high school years)
    • YOU* Fill out & submit the Authorization form
    • If you are an undocumented/non-resident student, please make sure you check the SB-150 box & sign your name
    • YOUR COUNSELOR* fills out & submits the Authorization form (See Parent/Counselor Steps Page)
    • YOUR PARENT* fills out & submits the Authorization form (See Parent/Counselor Steps Page)

    *YOU cannot fill out the Parent & High School Counselor portion of the form, even though it has a required* asterisk symbol.
    Parents/Counselors see the Parent/Counselor Dual Enrollment Steps Page for more information on your steps in this process.

    • The LMC Admissions & Records Department will receive the completed form for processing and to keep on file for any other Dual Enrollment courses you would like to enroll in in the future.
    • This process will take 1-3 DAYS some times as each person fills out the form and it is emailed to the next person for signing. YOU MUST CHECK YOUR PERSONAL/INSITE EMAIL OFTEN! This way you will know when it comes back fully signed. 
    • Your High School Counselor will send a list of approved students to LMC for registration. Please keep in contact with your counselor to make sure you are registered!
    • Some Dual Enrollment courses will have Math or English pre-requisites to meet. Please see the "Guided Self Placement" tab below.
  • Guided Self Placement for Math & English pre-requisites

    Some Dual Enrollment courses will require students to take the Guided Self Placement (GSP) to clear Math & English pre-requisites.

  • NEXT STEPS: Dual Enrollment Online Orientation

    Congratulations on completing the Dual Enrollment Forms and WELCOME
    to LMC’s Dual Enrollment program! We have created an easy, online Orientation for Early College Credit students to help you get started with online classes at LMC.

    Once you have registered for your Dual Enrollment course(s), you can log into your InSite portal to access the Orientation or click below:
    (Please note that it may take 2-4 hours AFTER you complete registration for your CANVAS account to be active for you)

    click here to enroll in the DE Online Orientation

    We encourage you to complete your online Orientation modules as soon as you are enrolled in the course, in order to help you be well prepared to start. Wishing you an excellent educational experience here at LMC!

    Once you've registered, you can email your LMC professor to introduce yourself & ask for any current information for the class.
    You can go through the Dual Enrollment Online Orientation content anytime and if you would like more information & support for taking ONLINE courses with LMC, please visit the LMC Online Resources webpage.