Advanced Education:High School Students

All high school students wishing to enroll in classes at Sacramento City College Main Campus location must complete the Advanced Education steps (below). Contact the Davis Center or West Sacramento Center for more information on their advanced education process.

There will be no individual counseling appointments at the SCC Main Campus for any Advanced Education students. All Advanced Education students must attend a Counseling Informational Workshop.

Spring 2019

Sacramento City College counseling department will begin accepting applications November 15, 2018.

Deadline for applications: January 15, 2019.

step 1 - Advanced Education Application

Advanced Ed. Application

Read and complete the entire 2-page Advanced Education Application (PDF). The application must have requested courses filled in and approved by your high school counselor or principal/authorized designee. It requires signatures from you, your parent/guardian, and high school principal/authorized designee.

Requested courses will not be changed or amended by an SCC counselor. You can list up to four course options; however, you may only enroll in two courses per semester.

Statement & Transcript

  1. TYPE  a personal statement explaining how you meet the criteria for Advanced Education and why you want to participate in Advanced Education.
  2. Request and attach a copy of your high school transcript and current class schedule

If you have already taken college courses, you will also need to provide a copy of your unofficial college transcript.

step 2 - College Application

College Application

Complete the SCC application. After submitting the application, read your “Confirmation” page for instructions regarding your Los Rios Student ID Number (If you are a continuing Advanced Education Student, log in to your eServices account to complete the Supplemental Enrollment form only). AB540 students must also submit AB540 California Nonresident Tuition Exemption Request.

step 3 - Orientation

Online Orientation

Complete the Los Rios online orientation. You may begin the online orientation the day after you receive your Los Rios Student ID number.


step 5 - Statement & Transcript


If a class you wish to take has a prerequisite requirement of English or Math, your high school transcripts will be evaluated for placements.


step 5 - Statement & Transcript

Submit Your Packet

Submit your completed Advanced Education packet by the deadline by email or in person:

After submitting your packet you will receive information on the status of application  within 7- 10  business days.

step 6 - Submit Your Packet

Upon Receiving Approval Email

Follow the instruction to register for a Counseling Informational Workshop.


step 7 - Counseling

Counseling Informational Workshop

Once you receive an approval confirmation email, you will be invited to register for a Counseling Informational Workshop.  At this workshop, an SCC counselor will provide information regarding next steps, and your advanced education packet, which is required to enroll in classes.


Advanced Education Packets will only be given to students at the Counseling Informational Workshop.

step 8 - Enroll & Pay Fees

Enroll & Pay Fees

Advanced Education students must enroll in person, on or after their enrollment date and time, at the  Admission and Records counter in the Student Services Building STS 103. You must have your advanced education packet and photo I.D.

Note: Students are responsible for being aware of–and MUST adhere to–all policies, procedures, and deadlines (including Add/Drop deadlines). Pay UTP (transit pass) and student representation fees (enrollment fees are waived). International student fees will apply.  For more information, contact Admissions and Records.

For further information please contact the SCC Advanced Education Counseling Team via email at We will reply to your inquiry within 10 business days.