Step 1: Application

Apply for Admission

Online at, click "Apply"

Apply for G.I. Bill Benefits online at
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
(SDCCD Code #001273)
Processing time 8-10 weeks.

Check Your Residency and Priority Registration Status
Admissions Office, A-241
(619) 388-3475

Step 3: Orientations

Online New Student Orientation
Log in as student with CSID #

Online Veteran Orientation

*Print the completion page

Step 4: 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 5: Enrollment

Register Classes at
Click "Register For A Class"

After registration, 
Spring 2020 certification will be processed in Veterans Service Center - M-101
Please see the "Using Your G.I. Bill" section for the list of required documents.