When is a student considered a full-time student? CCCSupport9 May 04, 2023 23:30 Students are considered full-time students when 12 or more units are being taken during a semester. Related articles How much does it cost to apply? How do I apply? Can I apply online? Do I have to reapply every semester? What if I have been away from the college for one semester? When do I apply and what is the deadline to apply for admission? Do I need to be admitted before I can apply for financial aid? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.