Success Tips

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    Steps to Success

    Are you ready to make it to your educational finish line? Make sure you’ve prepared yourself by taking the steps below.

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    Get Classes: Priority Registration

    It’s your responsibility to register for classes during your priority registration time period.

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    Be Successful

    All students attending SCC are required to maintain Good Academic Standing.

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    Time Management

    Learn how to balance time for studying, doing homework, socializing, working, and sleeping.

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    Learning How to Learn

    Improve the way you approach learning your course material, and how you can better retain the information you are listening to in a lecture and reading in a textbook.

  • Reading Strategies


    College requires a lot of reading. Here are suggestions on improving your reading strategies.

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    Note Taking

    Taking good notes is one of several keys to academic success.

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    Exams & Tests

    Improve your study skills to take tests more efficiently, with less anxiety, and better outcomes.

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    Finding Balance

    Reduce stress and find personal balance by practicing certain habits and coping strategies.

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    Campus Resources

    Identify the right resources and get the help you need.

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    Apps for Success

    Use your phone to help you better manage your time, improve your learning process, and find guidance specific to Sacramento City College.

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    Websites for Success

    Use these recommended websites for your academic success.