The Division of Adult and Continuing Education (ACE) Enrollment Management Services coordinates registration for all LaGuardia Community College continuing education students registering for tuition based courses, with the exception of The English Language Center. In addition, we provide information on all ACE courses and programs offered at the College.

    Please note that enrollment in most of ACE’s grant-funded programs must be completed at the sponsoring program’s office.

  • How to Register


    There are four ways to register for tuition based courses offered through ACE:

    • Online
    • Fax: (718) 609-2006 (download form)
    • By Phone: (718) 482-7244 with payment by credit card
      (For The English Language Center classes, call (718) 482-5360)
    • In Person: M-Building, Room M143
      C-Building, 29-10 Thomson Avenue, Room C223
      Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
      Friday – Saturday, 8:30 a.m.– 3:30 p.m.

    Cash payments must to made at the Bursar Office, see Registration and Payment Policies.

    Discounts and waivers apply to all courses except those designated ND.


    Payment is required at time of registration. All unpaid registrations will be canceled one week before the start of class. Payment can be made online, by phone and in person in M-143 (see hours above) OR at the Bursar Office in C-110 (see hours below). For most classes, you may pay by check, major credit card (MasterCard/Visa/Discover/American Express), money order or cash. Cash payments must be made at the Bursar Office.

    Bursar Office (C Building, Room C-110)
    Monday & Thursday, 9:00 a.m.– 7:00 p.m.
    Tuesday & Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    The English Language Center, Taxi & For Hire Vehicle (FHV) Driver Institute, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program and College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) Test do not accept personal checks for payment.
    All courses:
    • LaGuardia reserves the right to cancel courses due to insufficient enrollment.
    • $20 will be deducted from refunds as shown below up to a limit of $40.
    • Allow 4-6 weeks to receive refunds for payment made by check or cash. Allow two billing cycles for credit charges to reflect refund on monthly statements.
    • Credit Card/Debit Card payments are refunded back to the original card used at time of purchase and may require the card holder payer to appear in person with a legal photo ID and payment card. Cash, check, or money orders are refunded by check and will be mailed out.
    • Members of the military needing to withdraw from class at short notice will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

    For courses under $299:
    • 100% for courses canceled by the college/misadvised
    • 100% with written request received 3 business days prior to the first class (minus $20 cancellation fee)
    • 50% with written request received prior to the second week of classes (minus $20 cancellation fee)

    For courses $299 and above or more than 50 hours of instructional time:
    • 100% for courses canceled by the college/misadvised
    • 100% with written request received 3 business days prior to first class (minus $20 cancellation fee)
    • 75% with written request prior to completion of 10% of class hours (minus $20 cancellation fee)
    • 50% with written request prior to completion of 20% of class hours (minus $20 cancellation fee)
    100% refund for courses canceled by the college. The college reserves the right to cancel or withdraw courses from the catalog and to change course curricula and scheduling. The college also reserves the right to withdraw and substitute instructors.
    ACE offers discounts to the following groups:
    • 30% tuition discount is offered to LaGuardia Alumni Association members, LaGuardia undergraduates, senior citizens (65+ years), LaGuardia faculty/staff, and the families of LaGuardia faculty/staff.
    • 30% tuition discount is offered to the children of LaGuardia undergraduates and to the children of LaGuardia faculty/staff.
    • 50% tuition discount is offered to public assistance recipients.
    • Only one discount can be applied per course. Discounts and waivers apply to all courses except those designated ND.

    To receive a tuition discount, you must register in person no more than three working days prior to the start of the selected course and show appropriate ID. All discounted registrations are subject to space availability. Call (718) 482-7244 for more information.
    LaGuardia reserves the right to withhold the privileges of class attendance, use of facilities and services, and access to certificates of completion from students delinquent with payments.
    Classroom assignments are available in Room M-143 on the first day of class. The English Language Center posts its classroom assignments outside of Room C-354.
    Many employers and/or unions provide tuition reimbursement or direct funding. Members of DC 37 or Local 1180 may apply for reimbursement on a per course basis. Call DC 37 at (212) 815-1663 or Local 1180 at (212) 966-5353 for details and courses. Visit our Finacial Support Services page.
    Some of our programs offer installment payment plans – for more info, call (718) 482-7244.
    Tuition/registration fees do not include the cost of course materials to be used in classes/seminars, except where indicated.
    Please contact Pacts Cartagna at (917) 832-1202 (video phone/voice) to discuss your individual needs or if you are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing. Requests for accommodations must be accompanied by documentation of disability. Please submit requests and documentation four weeks in advance of class start date to ensure that reasonable accommodation requests can be processed in a timely manner.
    Registration and payment Policies