To qualify for a College/Vocational discount, you must complete the College/Vocational TAP ID application available at select schools, Metro or participating Municipal Customer Center locations or online. Submit the completed application at any Metro or participating Municipal Customer Center location or mail it to the TAP Reduced Fare Office, One Gateway Plaza, MS 99-PL-4, Los Angeles, CA, 90012-2952. Get an application online: English |Spanish
Undergraduate and graduate students must provide proof of enrollment in an accredited school in Los Angeles County for aminimum of 12 units or 12 hours of in-classroom study per week for a minimum of 3 consecutive months. If you are enrolled in a summer program that meets for less than 3 months and/or 1 units, you can still qualify only if you met the eligibility requirements in the preceding spring term.
Exception to the SSN requirement
If you are legally present in the US, but ineligible for an SSN, you are exempt from SSN requirements. However, you must still provide an acceptable birth date/legal presence document for any DL/ID card application OR provide a valid SSN.
Driver's License Application Process
Santa Clarita Valley
U.S. Government Website
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Foreign Transcript Evaluation Agencies
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Textbooks-Buy, Rent and Sell
COC library- Check out textbooks for 3 hours at a time.
COC Bookstore Textbooks and COC clothing may be purchased 24 hours a day at the bookstore Website. Customers can request that orders be picked up at either campus bookstore location or shipped for their convenience.