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Sierra College and Placer High School Update 3/17/2020


In accordance with the COVID-19 response protocols, we have made changes to our Placer on campus support for Sierra College enrollment. We will continue to support you with the Sierra College enrollment/registration process via email, phone and video conferencing using Google Meet.  

There are a number of steps that need to be completed before you are eligible to register for classes on May 15, 2020. (Some of you have completed some or most of these steps.) Please follow these steps using the links included and the documents below to complete all necessary enrollment requirements.


  1. Apply for Fall 2020 as a first time college student. Be sure to include your high school graduation date (May 30, 2020). After applying, you will receive a confirmation "Welcome to Sierra College" email. This email will include your 9 digit student id, your user name and your email address.

  2. Using the instructions in your "Welcome to Sierra" email, you will need to set up your mySierra account. Your mySierra account will be needed for additional enrollment steps and class registration. Be sure to forward you mySierra email to you personal email by completing the following steps:

            - Login to your mySierra account
            - Click on "Check My Email"
            - Click the "do not show this again" box
            - Click "yes" to sign into Outlook
            - Click the "timezone box" and scroll down, choose "Pacific Time" and click "save"
            - Click the "settings icon" in the upper right corner
            - In the search box, type "forwarding"
            - Click the "Enable Forwarding" box
            - Type your personal email in the box
            - Click "Keep a copy of forwarded messages"
            - Click "Save"
            - Click the "X" in the upper right corner to close the window
  1. Login to your mySierra account to complete a Career and Academic Planning (CAP) session. At the end of the CAP session you will have the option to make an online appointment, DO NOT schedule a counselor appointment with the online appointment option (see step 4a).

  2. Meet with a counselor to develop your Student Educational Plan (SEP).

    1. Email Mrs. Garcia and Mr. Ward to schedule your SEP.

    2. Meetings via Google Meet so you can ask questions and we can share website information

    3. In this meeting, we will create a course plan for your first year at Sierra

    4. You are able to meet as many times as needed if you change your goals or need additional support.

  3. Sierra’s class schedule is available now for summer and fall

    1. Use the semester schedule worksheet below to choose your class times and professors

      1. Make sure to record your choices using the 5 digit CRN (Course Record Number)

      2. Be sure to have a Plan A and Plan B as classes can fill up during the registration times

  4. Priority registration for Promise students will open in May

    1. Phone support and video conference support through Google Meet will be available if classes are not in session on the Placer campus


Mrs. Garcia   kgarcia@puhsd.k12.ca.us

Mr. Ward       dward@puhsd.k12.ca.us

Mrs. Pearson tpearson@puhsd.k12.ca.us

Academic Enrichment

Through a special partnership with Sierra College, high school students are able to take a class (or classes) for free at or online through Sierra College (pay only fees and books). To apply, email your counselor and for more information, click here.
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