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Ordering your official Sierra College Transcript

If you took a class at Sierra College while in high school (ie. Academic Enrichment or Dual Enrollment), you will need to request a Sierra College transcript be sent to your admitted college to receive credit for the course. 

Full Time College Students

There are a number of steps that need to be completed before you are eligible to register for Summer classes on May 15, 2020 or Fall classes on June 26, 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

Once complete, move on to these steps:
  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 2a).

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

    1. online Career and Academic Planning (CAP) Session

    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. Login to your mySierra account and watch this video to help you complete the following steps:
    • Two Years Free
    • Sierra Promise
    • Financial Aid Terms and Conditions
    • In addition, you will hear Alistair talk about "College Terms & Conditions" you'll want to make sure you accept these as well. 
    • Lastly, go to “View my Registration Eligibility and Holds”, select the correct term from the pulldown list and click submit. If the system allows you to complete the pre-registration questionnaire, we would encourage you to take a few minutes to do that as well. (At this time, this may only be available to students attending Summer Session.) Completing the pre-registration questionnaire prior to your registration date/time will save precious time you won't want to waste when your registration time is made available. 
  4. Sierra’s class schedule is available now for summer and fall

    1. Use the semester schedule worksheet and watch this video to learn how to choose your classes

      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

  5. Fall priority registration for Promise students will begin June 26, 2020.

    1. Take a look at these Sierra College Class Registration Steps and watch this video and for step by step registration instructions.

    2. Phone: 916.660.7340 and remote resources are available.


College in High School with Sierra College Academic Enrichment

In 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 for books). To apply follow these steps:

  1. You will need to complete an online application to Sierra College, you can follow these instructions for help.
  2. Then complete the academic enrichment application and email it to your counselor.
  3. Once the academic enrichment application is processed, students are responsible for actually registering for the class they want to take. Watch this video to learn more.
  4. Register for classes on or anytime after your designated registration date/time.
Fall Academic Enrichment students please note: If you are a current AE summer student who submitted a signed permission form for summer, you will not have to provide a separate one for Fall.

For more information, click here and/or email your counselor

Mrs. Chamberlin    kchamber@puhsd.k12.ca.us

Mr. Ward               dward@puhsd.k12.ca.us

Mrs. Garcia           kgarcia@puhsd.k12.ca.us

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

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