SCC News

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California Community Colleges (CCC) is launching a Career Education Campaign designed to raise awareness statewide of the more than 200 Career Education programs including Sacramento City College!

Please join us on July 20 from 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM at the California State Capitol, 1315 10th Street, North Steps (L Street side). 

Confirmed Speakers:

(This is a developing list)

  • Van Ton-Quinlivan, Vice Chancellor, Workforce and Economic Development Division- MC
  • Eloy Oakley, Chancellor, California Community Colleges
  • Art Pimentel, Dean, Sacramento City College West Sacramento Campus

Go to Career Education Campaign for additional information.

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SESI (STEM) Summer Symposium S3- A summer transition program providing Latin@ and low-income students the opportunity to prepare for college success, and a learning community that features hands-on STEM courses with highly integrated support services throughout their college career at SCC. Students must complete this program in order to be eligible for the Fall 2017 SESI Project Cohort Course Schedule. Program begins July 31.

Applications Due by June 30, 2017

For more information go to  Stem Equity and Success Initiative (SESI) 


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We have opportunities here at Sacramento City College for you to continue your athletic career! We offer Women’s Water Polo in the Fall and Men’s and Women’s Swimming in the Spring.

Our aquatics classes have also been recently improved! We now offer Swimming 2, 3, 4, & 5 as open entry/open exit lab classes. This will allow you to take your favorite swim class at the time that works best for you!

For more information on Water Polo and Swimming click here.

More details and information on Swim Classes click here.

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Stay cool this summer (hello, air conditioning) while getting ahead in your education by taking a summer school course at Sacramento City College or one of our outreach centers in Davis or West Sacramento!

Second six-week summer classes start June 19 and the last day to enroll is June 29. We have open seats in many of our classes — check the online class schedule to find one that suits you.

Apply online today!

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Are you a new student at SCC?

If so, you are invited to attend Freshmen Welcome 2017.

Wednesday, August 9 or Thursday, August 10 8:30 – 12:30 pm

Check-in begins at 8:30 am in front of the SCC Student Center

Freshmen Welcome is a great opportunity to meet your peers, to learn strategies for college success, and to connect to the campus community. Register & join us for exciting workshops to help you prepare for your first semester at Sacramento City College. There’s also a free barbecue!

Register here for our Freshmen Welcome!

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Recruitment, Orientation, Assessment & your plan for Registration

ROAR provides several options for high school seniors to complete the Steps to Success for enrolling at Sacramento City College. Check out the different options for completing your orientation, assessment, and educational plan for registration (iSEP).


SCC Outreach team provides R.O.A.R. presentations during September-December months.  Please ask your high school counselor if these presentations are available on your campus.

If you have missed the application workshops on your campus, you can still apply online.


Pick one of three options:

  1. In-Person Orientation at Your High School
  2. Online Orientation (take the online orientation)
  3. In-Person Orientation at SCC (schedule an orientation appointment)


Please bring the following on the day of your test:

  • photo I.D.
  • Los Rios student number

Walk-Ins available (Assessment schedule)

Visit the SCC Assessment website for study guides.


Schedule a Regular Counseling Appointment

Questions? Call 916-558-2541 or e-mail

Students requiring additional accommodations please contact the DSP&S @ (916) 558-2087