Step 1: Application
Apply for Admission
Online at http://sdccd.edu, click "Apply"
Apply for G.I. Bill Benefits online at https://benefits.va.gov/gibill/
Processing time 30-45 days to receive Certificate of Eligibility
Submit Prior Transcripts, including military transcripts
Once all transcripts are received, request evaluation at Records -- Building A-241, 619.388.3474.
All transcripts must be on file & evaluated before you are certified for your 2nd semester.
Send to: San Diego Community College District
3375 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92108-3883
Step 2: Financial Aid
Apply for Financial Aid at fafsa.ed.gov
(SDCCD Code #001273)
Processing time 8-10 weeks.
Check Your Residency and Priority Registration Status
Admissions Office, A-241
Step 3: Orientations
Online New Student Orientation
Log in as student with CSID #
Online Veteran Orientation
CLICK HERE FOR VA ORIENTATION
*Print the completion page
Step 4: Assessments
Call to sign up for an assessment appointment 619.388.3023
View Accuplacer sample questions and other tips at: http://sdcity.edu/students/assessment
*You must complete the Online Orientation and submit proof of completion before taking the assessment.
Step 5: Education Plan
If this is your first time in college, you will participate in STUDENT SUCCESS DAY and will meet with a Counselor to plan your first semester of classes. To schedule
an appointment call the Counseling Office - 619.388.3540 or visit A-366.
If you have prior college experience you will attend a New Student Ed Planning Session. To schedule an appointment call Counseling office - 619.388.3540 (A-366). You must bring your unofficial transcripts with you to the session.
Step 6: Enrollment
Register Classes at https://sdcity.edu
Click "Register For A Class"
Submit Required Documents to Veterans Office - A-241
Please see the "Using Your G.I. Bill" section for the list of required documents.