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Sierra College Promise

Sierra Promise
 
 
 
Important Registration Dates
 
 
April 22, 2022:  Fall 2022 Sierra Promise Priority Registration 
 
April 28, 2022:  Fall 2022 Academic Enrichemnt Registration

    

 

Whitney High School students can Earn college credit while in high school through Academic Enrichment

 

Helping High School Students Go to College:

Sierra Promise is a commitment to provide local high school students the opportunity to go to college.

 

Sierra Promise can help you fast track your educational goals:

- Receive help with all the steps to get into college

- Get earlier access to college classes

- Explore careers and majors

- Create a fast-track plan to complete your degree or certificate

 

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Please complete the following steps (below) if you are a

Whitney High School Class of 2022 Senior planning to attend

Sierra College as a First-Time College Student next year:

1.  APPLY TO SIERRA COLLEGE:

 

Sierra College Application Workshop:  Sierra College Application Workshop

 
To Apply for Fall 2022:  www.sierracollege.edu/apply
 
For additional support and guidance, please email:  aturner@sierracollege.edu
 
 

Sierra Promise Webinar - Enrollment - Why Community College?:

 

Watch this:

why SC  

 
 
 

2.  COMPLETE FAFSA OR CA DREAM ACT:

 

Steps to complete to be eligible for Two Years Free:

 
*Complete before March 1, 2022
 
 
1.  Submit the 2022-23 FAFSA or CA Dream Act application with the
 
Sierra College school code:  001290
 
 
 
2.  Submit a "First-time college student" admissions application for
 
2022-23 (See #1 above).
 
(Prior Academic Enrichment or Dual Enrollment applications do not count - be sure to re-apply as
 
a first-time college student)
 
 
 
3. Opt-in to Two Years Free Status in mySierra by June 1, 2022
 
 
4.  Enroll in 12 or more units by the add/drop date found on the
 
 
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Sierra College Financial Aid Information Webpage

(Click the image below)
 
 
 
SC FA
 
 


3.  CAREER AND ACADEMIC PLANNING:

 

1.  You will need to log in with your mySierra using your username and password (this is not the same as your OpenCCC account).  After applying, you will receive an email from Sierra College with your username and password.

 

Watch this video:

How to Access MySierra
 
 

2.  Once logged in to mySierra, you must accept your Terms and Conditions.

 

3.  Complete the Online Career & Academic Planning (CAP) module at:

 
 
 

* The online module should take approx. 30 minutes

 

** Any questions please contact aturner@sierracollege.edu

 

4.  COLLEGE COUNSELING

 

Once you have completed the CAP module please contact Mr. Blate, the WHS - Sierra College Transitional Counselor - mblate@rocklinusd.org - to create your College Educational Plan:

 

College Educational Plan:

 

- Determine classes using the First Semester Educational Plan [SEP]

- Learn about General Education (GE) requirements

- Learn how to transition to community college and how to transition to a university

- Discuss Personal Development courses offered at Sierra College

 

Your College Education Plan will be your first-year plan and you will be able to review it in MySierra > Sierra Connect > Degree Planner

 

IMPORTANT DATE TO REMEMBERSierra Promise Registration – May 7, 2022

 

5.  REGISTER FOR CLASSES:

 

How to find out - When do you register for classes?  How do you find out - The date and time?

(*Sierra Promise Priority Registration is May 7, 2022).

 
when to register
 
 
 

How to find out - How do I select (register) for your classes?

 

Watch this:

2-how to register
 
 
 
 

Please check out the Sierra College Ready4Reg website for any questions.