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 have never attended college before.


You attended Sierra before.

Transfer from
Another College

You attended college before but are new to Sierra.


You live outside of the U.S. but want to go to Sierra.

College During
High School

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


You're currently enrolled in classes at Sierra.



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 handbook on our policies, procedures, and student rights.


Priority Registration
Qualifying students receive earlier registration times.
Registration Waitlist
When a class is full, join the waitlist in case spots open up.
Add a Course After it has Begun
To register for a course after the class has started, you must get a unique Add Code from your instructor.
Drop/Withdraw From Classes
If you do not plan to attend a class, it is your responsibility to drop or withdraw.
Academic Standing
Determines eligibility for readmission, registration, graduation and financial aid.


Order Transcripts
Send your official transcripts to other schools.
Enrollment Verification
Send verification of student enrollment at Sierra College.
Admissions Forms
A list of forms you may need. Everything from changing your major, the General Student Petition, and more.
Change of Information Request
Use this form to file changes to your name, Social Security Number, date of birth, or gender change.
Spring instruction begins
Add/ Drop/ Refund Deadline
Challenge deadline

Contact Admissions

Rocklin Campus A 101

  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 8:00am - 7:00pm
    F: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Nevada County Campus N1 Lower Level

  • 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 Center 262

  • Phone: (916) 781-6204
  • Fax: (916) 630-6257
  • Fall and Spring Hours
    M-Th: 9:30am - 6:30pm
    F: 9:00am - 1:00pm