Welcome to The San Diego City College Steps Website!

The Steps Website will be your guide to completing all of your steps through the enrollment process in becoming a San Diego City College Knight!

We have created six custom pathways to guide you through the enrollment process! 

Each step will have key insights listed including what information is needed to complete that step, who can support if you have questions, a lastly a link where you schedule a one on one appointment!

 

 To request an appointment, submit our City Ready Support Request!

Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
Please allow 24 hours for us to schedule an appointment with you!
 

Want support now? Call us!  

619.800.2308
Monday through Friday 8:00am-5:00pm!

 

 

 

Select your Customized Steps to enrollment below to get Started at City! 

 

1.  APPLY TO SAN DIEGO CITY COLLEGE! 


Please note: As a student taking college courses through your high school, you have an application for our college on file, and will NOT need to submit another application for admission.

 

City Get Conneccted Survey 
The City Get Connected Survey will support you in getting connected with on campus, and online support services and programs to aid you in your time at San Diego City College!
In the survey, you will have the opportunity to learn about San Diego City College programs and services, while identify those you would like support or more information from. By selecting the program or service, we will share your desired contact information and they will reach out to you to become connected! 
Click here to submit your City Get Connected Survey! 

 

 

 

2. UPDATE STUDENT STATUS AND PLACEMENT MILESTONES!

Update High School Graduation Status
Download the form at: www.bit.ly/cityhschange

 

Submit the High School Graduation Status Form!
Submit the form at: www.bit.ly/citysubmitform
Please attach: Picture ID, Diploma/GED, or official transcripts verifying graduation date, or official letter from school registrar confirming graduation.
 
Update Placement Milestones for English and Math Classes! 
Request Placement Assistant to Update at: www.bit.ly/cityassessrequest
Call or text the Assessment Center: 619.800.4681
Email the Assessment Center at: cityassessment@sdccd.edu
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
 
 

3. GET HELP WITH PAYING CAMPUS FEES!


 Websites to Apply! 
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Click here to apply!
 
California Dream Act Application
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when compleating
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
Summer 2020, please have 2017 taxes.
Fall 2020, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021, please have 2018 Taxes.
 
San Diego Promise 
Click here to apply! 
Click here for more information! 
 
What to have when compleating
Student ID Number
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or  California Dream Act Application confirmation number 

 

Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 

 

4. PLAN YOUR CLASSES AND LEARN ABOUT CITY! 


1. New Student Orientation
Website to the New Student Online Orientation
Click here to complete your orientation!
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
 
 
2. New Student Educational Planning Workshop 
Click here to complete your workshop 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
  
 
Students with disabilities can contact the DSPS Office for orientation, accommodations and education planning
Do you have questions, please contact us!
619.800.2873
citydsps@sdccd.edu
To apply for disability services complete this: Application for DSPS Services
For more information visit our website: www.sdcity.edu/dsps
 
 

 

5. ENROLL IN YOUR CLASSES! 


Activate your mySDCCD Student Portal!
Click here to set up your mySDCCD student portal! 

 

Search and enroll in your classes! 
Click here to enroll for your classes! 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

1.  APPLY TO SAN DIEGO CITY COLLEGE!


Website to Apply! 
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when compleating
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

City Get Conneccted Survey 
The City Get Connected Survey will support you in getting connected with on campus, and online support services and programs to aid you in your time at San Diego City College!
In the survey, you will have the opportunity to learn about San Diego City College programs and services, while identify those you would like support or more information from. By selecting the program or service, we will share your desired contact information and they will reach out to you to become connected! 
Click here to submit your City Get Connected Survey! 

 

 

 

 

2. GET HELP WITH PAYING CAMPUS FEES!


 Websites to Apply! 
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Click here to apply!
California Dream Act Application
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when completing
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
Summer 2020, please have 2017 taxes.
Fall 2020, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021, please have 2018 Taxes.
 
San Diego Promise 
Click here to apply! 
Click here for more information! 
 
What to have when compleating
Student ID Number
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or  California Dream Act Application confirmation number 

 

  
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 

 

3. PLAN YOUR CLASSES AND LEARN ABOUT CITY! 


 1. New Student Orientation
Website to the New Student Online Orientation
Click here to complete your orientation!
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
 
 
2. New Student Educational Planning Workshop 
Click here to complete your workshop 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
  
 
Students with disabilities can contact the DSPS Office for orientation, accommodations and education planning
Do you have questions, please contact us!
619.800.2873
citydsps@sdccd.edu
To apply for disability services complete this: Application for DSPS Services
For more information visit our website: www.sdcity.edu/dsps
 

 

 

4. ENROLL IN YOUR CLASSES! 


Activate your mySDCCD Student Portal!
Click here to set up your mySDCCD student portal! 

 

Search and enroll in your classes! 
Click here to enroll for your classes! 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

1.  APPLY TO SAN DIEGO CITY COLLEGE!


Website to Apply! 
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when completing
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 

City Get Conneccted Survey 
The City Get Connected Survey will support you in getting connected with on campus, and online support services and programs to aid you in your time at San Diego City College!
In the survey, you will have the opportunity to learn about San Diego City College programs and services, while identify those you would like support or more information from. By selecting the program or service, we will share your desired contact information and they will reach out to you to become connected! 
Click here to submit your City Get Connected Survey! 

 

 

 

2. GET HELP WITH PAYING CAMPUS FEES!


 Websites to Apply! 
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Click here to apply!
California Dream Act Application
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when completing
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
Summer 2020, please have 2017 taxes.
Fall 2020, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021, please have 2018 Taxes.
 
San Diego Promise 
Click here to apply! 
Click here for more information! 
 
What to have when compleating
Student ID Number
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or  California Dream Act Application confirmation number 

 

  
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
 
 

3. FIND OUT WHICH ENGLISH AND MATH COURSES YOU QUALIFY FOR! 


Placement Milestones for English and Math Classes! 
Request Placement Assistant to recive milestones for English and Math Courses at: www.bit.ly/cityassessrequest
Call or text the Assessment Center: 619.800.4681
Email the Assessment Center at: cityassessment@sdccd.edu
 
 
Submit Prior Transcripts (If applicable) 
Submission of transcripts:
Due to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the office closure, electronic transcripts, including PDF, are preferred.  We will accept mailed copies but those will be severely delayed until we are permitted to return to work.
When ordering a transcript, if the sending institution has partnered with Credentials/E-Scrip-Safe, the transcript will be sent as a PDF directly to the San Diego Community College District for City College, Mesa College, or Miramar College.
We are currently working to establish direct accounts with Parchment and the National Student Clearinghouse.  In the interim, regardless of the institution you are sending from, request to send the transcript to the following email address:
tinquiry@sdccd.edu
Students are responsible for requesting official transcripts from each institution attended to be sent to SDCCD.
Transcripts from foreign institutions are not required.
Transcripts are only accepted from one year after issuance.

Processing of Transcripts:
Once the transcripts are received, it is reviewed for the number of transferable units and for prerequisites.
Transcripts are not automatically evaluated for a student's educational goal.  Please contact college counseling to determine if you need to submit a Request for Transcript Evaluation form.
Click here to have your transcrips reviewed here
 

 

 

 

4. PLAN YOUR CLASSES AND LEARN ABOUT CITY! 


 1. New Student Orientation
Website to the New Student Online Orientation
Click here to complete your orientation!
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
sdcitycollegepeeradvocates@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
 
 
2. New Student Educational Planning Workshop 
Click here to complete your workshop 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
  
 
Students with disabilities can contact the DSPS Office for orientation, accommodations and education planning
Do you have questions, please contact us!
619.800.2873
citydsps@sdccd.edu
To apply for disability services complete this: Application for DSPS Services
For more information visit our website: www.sdcity.edu/dsps
 

 

 

5. ENROLL IN YOUR CLASSES! 


Activate your mySDCCD Student Portal!
Click here to set up your mySDCCD student portal! 

 

Search and enroll in your classes! 
Click here to enroll for your classes! 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

1.  APPLY TO SAN DIEGO CITY COLLEGE!


Website to Apply! 
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when completing
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 
City Get Conneccted Survey 
The City Get Connected Survey will support you in getting connected with on campus, and online support services and programs to aid you in your time at San Diego City College!
In the survey, you will have the opportunity to learn about San Diego City College programs and services, while identify those you would like support or more information from. By selecting the program or service, we will share your desired contact information and they will reach out to you to become connected! 
Click here to submit your City Get Connected Survey! 

 

 

 

 

2. APPLY FOR G.I. BILL BENIFITS


 Website:
Click here to apply for benefits!
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
cityva@sdccd.edu
Please Note: Processing time 30-45 days to receive Certificate of Eligibility.

 

 

 

3. SUBMIT YOUR PAPERWORK!


Submit Prior Transcripts, including military transcripts

 

Submission of transcripts:
Due to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the office closure, electronic transcripts, including PDF, are preferred.  We will accept mailed copies but those will be severely delayed until we are permitted to return to work.
When ordering a transcript, if the sending institution has partnered with Credentials/E-Scrip-Safe, the transcript will be sent as a PDF directly to the San Diego Community College District for City College, Mesa College, or Miramar College.
We are currently working to establish direct accounts with Parchment and the National Student Clearinghouse.  In the interim, regardless of the institution you are sending from, request to send the transcript to the following email address:
tinquiry@sdccd.edu
Students are responsible for requesting official transcripts from each institution attended to be sent to SDCCD.
Transcripts from foreign institutions are not required.
Transcripts are only accepted from one year after issuance.

Processing of Transcripts:
Once the transcripts are received, it is reviewed for the number of transferable units and for prerequisites.
Transcripts are not automatically evaluated for a student's educational goal.  Please contact college counseling to determine if you need to submit a Request for Transcript Evaluation form.
Click here to have your transcrips reviewed here
 

 

 

4. GET HELP WITH PAYING CAMPUS FEES!


 Websites to Apply! 
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Click here to apply!
California Dream Act Application
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when completing
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
Summer 2020, please have 2017 taxes.
Fall 2020, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021, please have 2018 Taxes.
 
San Diego Promise 
Click here to apply! 
Click here for more information! 
 
What to have when compleating
Student ID Number
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or  California Dream Act Application confirmation number 

 

 
Check Your Residency and Priority Registration Status
 Contact Admissions office,  cityadmissions@sdccd.edu
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 

 

5. PLAN YOUR CLASSES AND LEARN ABOUT CITY! 


 1. New Student Orientation
Website to the New Student Online Orientation
Click here to complete your orientation!
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
 
 
2. New Student Educational Planning Workshop 
Click here to complete your workshop 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
  
 
Students with disabilities can contact the DSPS Office for orientation, accommodations and education planning
Do you have questions, please contact us!
619.800.2873
citydsps@sdccd.edu
To apply for disability services complete this: Application for DSPS Services
For more information visit our website: www.sdcity.edu/dsps
 

 

 

 

6. ENROLL IN YOUR CLASSES! 


 Activate your mySDCCD Student Portal!
Click here to set up your mySDCCD student portal! 

 

Search and enroll in your classes! 
Click here to enroll for your classes! 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

1.  APPLY TO SAN DIEGO CITY COLLEGE!


Website to Apply! 
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when compleating
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 

City Get Conneccted Survey 
The City Get Connected Survey will support you in getting connected with on campus, and online support services and programs to aid you in your time at San Diego City College!
In the survey, you will have the opportunity to learn about San Diego City College programs and services, while identify those you would like support or more information from. By selecting the program or service, we will share your desired contact information and they will reach out to you to become connected! 
Click here to submit your City Get Connected Survey! 

 

 

 

2. GET PRIORITY REGISTRATION AND IN STATE TUTION (if applicable)


Bring military ID and orders to Admissions, the MCRD office, or the Naval Base San Diego office.
Please note: Non-California residents who are active duty must request this information be verified and updated.
Eligible dependents may qualify for in-state tuition. Please contact Admissions, the MCRD office, or the Naval Base San Diego office for more information.
 
Do you have questions, please contact us! 
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com

 

 

3. SUBMIT YOUR PRIOR COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS/JOINT SERVICES TRANSCRIPT (JST)


Submit prior transcripts, including JST to:
 
Click here for Transcript submit instructions 
 
Submit Prior Transcripts, including military transcripts

 

Submission of transcripts:
Due to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the office closure, electronic transcripts, including PDF, are preferred.  We will accept mailed copies but those will be severely delayed until we are permitted to return to work.
When ordering a transcript, if the sending institution has partnered with Credentials/E-Scrip-Safe, the transcript will be sent as a PDF directly to the San Diego Community College District for City College, Mesa College, or Miramar College.
We are currently working to establish direct accounts with Parchment and the National Student Clearinghouse.  In the interim, regardless of the institution you are sending from, request to send the transcript to the following email address:
tinquiry@sdccd.edu
Students are responsible for requesting official transcripts from each institution attended to be sent to SDCCD.
Transcripts from foreign institutions are not required.
Transcripts are only accepted from one year after issuance.

Processing of Transcripts:
Once the transcripts are received, it is reviewed for the number of transferable units and for prerequisites.
Transcripts are not automatically evaluated for a student's educational goal.  Please contact college counseling to determine if you need to submit a Request for Transcript Evaluation form.
Click here to have your transcrips reviewed here
 
Do you have questions, please contact us! 
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 

 

4. GET HELP WITH PAYING CAMPUS FEES!


 Websites to Apply! 
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Click here to apply!
California Dream Act Application
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when completing
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
Summer 2020, please have 2017 taxes.
Fall 2020, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021, please have 2018 Taxes.
  
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support completing  this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 

 

 

5. PLAN YOUR CLASSES AND LEARN ABOUT CITY! 


1. New Student Orientation
Website to the New Student Online Orientation
Click here to complete your orientation!
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
 
 
2. New Student Educational Planning Workshop 
Click here to complete your workshop 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!
  
 
Students with disabilities can contact the DSPS Office for orientation, accommodations and education planning
Do you have questions, please contact us!
619.800.2873
citydsps@sdccd.edu
To apply for disability services complete this: Application for DSPS Services
For more information visit our website: www.sdcity.edu/dsps
 
 

 

 

6. ENROLL IN YOUR CLASSES! 


 Activate your mySDCCD Student Portal!
Click here to set up your mySDCCD student portal! 

 

Search and enroll in your classes! 
Click here to enroll for your classes! 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

1.  Apply to San Diego City College


Website to Apply! 
Click here to apply!
 
What to have when compleating
If you have,  your social security number or other government issued identification numbers.
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

 

City Get Conneccted Survey 
The City Get Connected Survey will support you in getting connected with on campus, and online support services and programs to aid you in your time at San Diego City College!
In the survey, you will have the opportunity to learn about San Diego City College programs and services, while identify those you would like support or more information from. By selecting the program or service, we will share your desired contact information and they will reach out to you to become connected! 
Click here to submit your City Get Connected Survey! 

 

 

 

2.  MEET COURSE REQUISITS


 Pre-requisites and co-requisites are enforced when enrolling in the class. Click on “Class Details” in Class Schedule to view Enrollment Requirements.
Click here for the class schedule 
 
To submit proof you have met pre- or co-requisites,  please submit  the “Proof of Prerequisites or Corequisites” form and attach a copy of your transcript that shows you passed the requisite class at another college or university. 
Click here to submit! 

 

 

3. ENROLL IN YOUR CLASSES! 


 Activate your mySDCCD Student Portal!
Click here to set up your mySDCCD student portal! 

 

Search and enroll in your classes! 
Click here to enroll for your classes! 
 
Do you have questions, please contact us!
(619) 800-2308
cityoutreach1@gmail.com
 
Would you like support in completing this step?
Click here to submit a City Ready Support Request!

 

Welcome to San Diego City College event for new City Students! 


 San Diego City College: City Just Start your Success Event! 
CITY JUMP START YOUR SUCCESS will bring San Diego City College staff, faculty, and administrators together to welcome you to the City Family! We will strive to provide you with the necessary connections and insights to be successful at San Diego City College!
BONUS: The day will also feature our “Belonging” workshop to help you navigate your existence and contributions as you start your educational journey.
Quick Counseling Questions | Admission and Records: Residency, Veterans and More | Financial Aid Support | Registration for Courses

city jump start

Date: Friday, January 22, 2021

Time: 1:00–2:30pm

RSVP: www.bit.ly/cityjumpstartsp21

 

 

San Diego City College Support and Resource Network 


Do you have questions about San Diego City College or need support with enrollment? 
Click Here to visit the San Diego City College Outreach Office website
Click here to view the how to enrollment video series! 
 
Click here to visit the San Diego City College Peer Mentor Lab website

 

Fill out the City Get Connected Survey to be connacted to our campus! 
Click here to fill out the City Get Connected Survey! 

 

 
The City Discover Session is Launching!
The City Discover Session was developed to ensure all student who are considering, planning, or in the process of enrolling at San Diego City College are connected to our campus community and resources!
 
What is the City Discover Session?
Discover who City Is.
Discover where you can go from City.
Discover what you can accomplish at City.
Discover who can support you at City.
Discover how to get started at City.

 

City Discover Sessions are held weekly:
Mondays 11:00am to 12:00pm
(Optional Application for admission workshop 12:00pm to 12:30pm)
 
Thursdays 3:00pm to 4:00pm
(Optional Application for admission workshop 4:00pm to 4:30pm)

 

Attend a City Discover Session: Click here to Learn more and RSVP! 
 
 
SDCityResource Social Media!

Instgram
Twitter
Facebook

 

San Diego City College: Remote/Online Student Services
Click here to visit our Remote/Online Student Services