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Applying to Sierra College

    1. Apply:
    2. Activate your mySierra account:
      • After you apply you will receive a confirmation email with your mySierra account activation instructions.
      • All students must activate their account in order to have access to online orientation, registration, and to view their official Sierra College email –Log on to your mySierra account. 
    3. Complete online orientation: to Sierra College:
      Log on to your mySierra account, and click on the ‘Online Orientation’ link inside the ‘Registration and Student Records’ channel on the home page.
    4. Complete Assessment Tests: Many classes, like English and Math, have prerequisites that must be satisfied prior to registration.  To find out if you have to test, use this Placement/Assessment Tool.  If the placement tool instructs you to take an assessment you can either take the test at PHS (dates to be announced) or sign up for course placement tests with the Assessment Center.
    5. Meet with a counselor: You must complete steps 1 through 4 prior to setting up your counseling appointment. You may schedule your counseling appointment by calling the Counseling Center.
    6. The Sierra counselors will help you:
      • Develop your first semester Student Education Plan (SEP)
      • Review your assessment results and transcripts.
    7. Register for classes online in Late April (date to be announced): Log on to mySierra and click on the ‘Add or Drop Classes’ link inside the ‘Registration and Student Records’ channel on the home page. In preparation we suggest you:
    8. Pay your fees: All fees are due upon registration.