Saddleback College is one of two independent colleges in the South Orange County Community College District. Students enrolling at either Saddleback College or Irvine Valley College may take classes at both campuses, and at the Advanced Technology & Education Park (ATEP).
Admission to Saddleback College is open to anyone who is a high school graduate, has a high school equivalency certificate, or is 18 years of age and shows evidence of being able to benefit from instruction.
Students enrolled in K-12 may attend as Special Admits. Please see the High School and K-8 Students page for more details.
The college also invites International Students to apply for admission. For more details, please visit the International Student Office website.