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STEPS TO BECOME A STUDENT

1. Complete an online Application for Admission.

Click Apply Now to begin the 2-step application process. First create a user account, then sign-in to complete and submit the 9-part application. Once your application is processed, you will be emailed your Student ID #, User Name and a temporary password.

2. Login to MyLassen-LCC Portal.

Click on MyLassen Portal in the box to the right. Enter your Lassen College email address(username@cougars.lassencollege.edu) and the temporary password you received in the email. Change your password and choose security questions.

3. Complete the online New Student Orientation.

Once you have logged into the Portal, click on New Student  Orientation in Quick Links (within the Portal) or click the box at right. Log in and complete each section in the HUB OVERVIEW.

4. Go to Financial Aid.

(* International Students are ineligible for financial Aid).
Fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at www.fafsa.ed.gov  and/or apply for the BOG waiver (CA Residents only) for your opportunity to qualify for financial aid.

5. Complete READING, WRITING, and MATH Assessment Tests.

Assessment testing is computerized and free of charge. Results of testing help a counselor place you in appropriate course levels.* To make an appointment: call 530-251-8833 or email: sjonas@lassencollege.edu. Practice tests are available at http://accuplacerpractice.collegeboard.org

*High School transcripts, as well as ACT, SAT, AP test scores are helpful for course placement. Please bring them to counseling.                 

*International Students must also demonstrate English proficiency through additional testing prior to admission.

6. See a COUNSELOR.

You can see a counselor on a first come, first serve basis once you have completed the assessment tests and completed the New Student Orientation. Meeting with a counselor provides you with information on which courses are required to meet your educational goals. Answers to many frequently asked questions are available on the Counseling Office webpage.

7. Register for classes.

Complete a registration card with your counselor and submit to Admissions & Records. Online registration is also available in MYLASSEN PORTAL. Payment is due 2 business days before the term begins.

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