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Sierra College Promise

IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENTS:

 

Sierra College Information Session:

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 6:00pm.  Please register by clicking the zoom link below:

https://cccconfer.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BCK5_G4uRdmmr4oYgBmPaQ

 
 

Sierra College Application Workshops:

Tuesday, November 3 and Wednesday, November 4 - 10:30am - 11:30am (both days).  Please click the zoom link below: 

https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/97906725023  

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Sierra Promise
 

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

 

Whitney High School students can be Sierra Promise students and can:

Earn college credit while in high school

(click here for more information)

 

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

Whitney High School Senior planning to attend

Sierra College as a First-Time College Student:

 

1.  APPLY TO SIERRA COLLEGE:

 

Promise Webinar 2021 Enrollment - Why Community College?:

 

Watch this:

why SC  

 

Fall 2021 applications are being accepted now and students can apply at:

www.sierracollege.edu/apply 

Additional support and guidance is available at:  aturner@sierracollege.edu

 

2.  COMPLETE FAFSA OR CA DREAM ACT:

 

Sierra College Financial Aid:  Financial Support for Students

 
 
SC FA
 
 

Watch this video:  Sierra College Financial Aid Webinar

FA Webinar

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:

https://sierra.instructure.com/enroll/3JB8RK

 
 

* 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 > DegreeWorks > Plans

 

IMPORTANT DATE TO REMEMBERSierra Promise Registration – April 23, 2021

 

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 Registration is April 23, 2021).

 
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.