To Become a Student, First Submit an Application, Then Follow the Steps to Register for Classes

Sierra's application and registration process is designed to help you get the most out of college. If you need personal help any step along the way, just contact The Hub: Student Help Center, staff are trained and ready to help.

Wondering how much money you'll need for college? View our costs. We recommend that you apply for financial aid as soon as you can. There are a wide range of options that can help you pay for college and chances are you will qualify.

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Looking for Non-Credit Classes for Enrichment, Personal or Professional Growth?

We have Community Education available, and we have Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Sierra College (OLLI) classes that are specially designed classes for adults age 50 and older.

What Type of Student are You?


You never attended college or have less than 12 units at another college.


You attended Sierra before (within the last 3 years).

Transfer from
Another College

You attended college before but are new to Sierra.


You live outside of the U.S.

College During
High School

You are in high school and want to take classes for college credit.


You attended Sierra last semester.



Transcripts Evaluation
Submit your transcripts from other schools.
Tuition, enrollment fees, and exemptions based on residency.
Academic Enrichment
For students who want to take college classes during high school.
Student Rights and Responsibilities
A guide to inform students of their protected rights.


Priority Registration
Qualifying students receive earlier registration times.
Registration Waitlist
Reserve a spot in line when seats open in classes that are full.
Add During/After First Day of Class
Add a class during/after it starts.
Drop/Withdraw From Classes
Dropping or withdrawing from classes during the semester.
Academic Standing
Determines eligibility for readmission, registration, graduation and financial aid.
Course Families
Course groupings that are limited to four enrollments.


Order Transcripts
Send your official transcripts to other schools.
Enrollment Verification
Send verification of student enrollment at Sierra College.
Appeals and Petitions
Request exceptions, for cause, to Sierra College policies.
Goal and Major Codes
Codes for educational goals and majors for student records.
Change of Information Request
Course groupings that are limited to four enrollments.
Fall instruction ends
All campuses closed for the holidays
Christmas holiday

Contact Admissions

Rocklin Campus L 119

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    F: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Nevada County Campus N1

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    F: 8:30am - 12:00pm

Tahoe/Truckee Campus

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 9:00am - 6:30pm
    F: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Roseville Gateway Roseville Gateway 3000-A

  • Phone: (916) 781-6204
  • Fax: (916) 630-6257
  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 10:30am - 7:00pm
    F: 8:30am - 5:30pm