K-12 Students

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Important Information for High School and K-8 Students

Students currently enrolled in High School may be eligible to enroll at Saddleback College. This program is designed to enhance, not replace, the regular school experience. The student may enroll in courses as recommended by their school principal. Enrollment in Kinesiology (PE) courses is not permitted at Saddleback College. Enrollment is not guaranteed. All concurrently enrolled students are held accountable for all rules, regulations, and guidelines as enrolled college students. The following guidelines are required each semester of enrollment as concurrently enrolled students.

Reminder: All courses taken at Saddleback College will remain on your college permanent record.

  • High School Students: Enrollment fees are waived for concurrently enrolled students in grades 9-12 but students are responsible for payment of the nonresident tuition, student health fee, material fees, and parking fee, if applicable.

  • K-8 Students: Concurrently enrolled students in grades K-8 are responsible for payment of all fees including enrollment, nonresident tuition, student health fee, material fees, if applicable.

 

Download the K-12 Special Admission Request Form

 

If you wish to take classes at Irvine Valley College, you will need to submit their separate IVC K-12 Special Admission form to their campus: however, you only need to complete only one application to take classes at either campus.

As required by state law, K-12 students will receive a low priority registration time so as to not displace regularly admitted students.

High School Student Steps for Enrollment

Complete an Application for Admission

Apply online to Saddleback College.

Complete and submit a K-12 Special Admission Request Form

Be sure you have the appropriate signatures (School counselor, principal, and parent) and school seal. Download/Print the form here. Submit the K-12 Special Admission Request Form in-person or by mail to the Admissions and Records office on or before the specific submission deadline date.

Term Start Date Submission Deadline
Fall 2014 Full term classes August 8
Fall 2014 1st 8 week classes August 8
Fall 2014 2nd 8 week classes October 3
Spring 2015 Full term classes January 9
Spring 2015 1st 8 week classes January 9
Spring 2015 2nd 8 week classes March 20

Reminder:You must submit a new K-12 Special Admission Request Form each semester/term you wish to enroll.

Register for Classes

Follow these directions to register for classes online.

Remember: All students must meet all prerequisites for the classes in which they wish to enroll. Information about prerequisites can be found in the Frequently Asked Questions below.

Pay Fees

If fees are not paid by the class payment deadline, the class will be dropped. Please visit the Student Payment Office Website for more information.

K-8 Student Steps for Enrollment

Complete a K-12 Special Admission Request Form

Be sure you have the appropriate signatures (School counselor, principal, student, and parent) and school seal. Download/Print the form here.

Go to the First Class Meeting

At the first class meeting, request the signature of the instructor on the K-12 Special Admissions Request Form. DO NOT contact the instructor before the start of the class.

Obtain an "Add Permit Code" from the Instructor

The instructor will make the decision to either allow or deny a K-8 Student from attending the class. If the instructor allows the student to attend the class, please obtain an Add Permit Code. This will need to be submitted to Admissions & Records to enroll in the class.

Bring the completed K-12 Special Admission Request Form to the Admissions & Records Office

Complete an Application for Admissions in the Admissions & Records Office

You may complete an online application if you are 13 years of age or older. Otherwise complete a paper application in person at the Office of Admissions & Records.

Submit All Forms to an Admissions & Records Representative for Processing and Enrollment

All students must meet all prerequisites for the classes in which they wish to enroll. Information about prerequisites can be found here.

Pay Tuition & Fees

If fees are not paid by the class payment deadline, the class will be dropped. Please visit the Student Payment Office Website for more information.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is my Saddleback College Student ID Number?

Where are classes listed/posted?

When can I register for classes?

What is an APC (Code) and how do I obtain one?

What are Co-requisites and Prerequisites?

How do I clear a Prerequisite?

If I have applied in a previous term, do I have to re-apply to register for classes?

Where can I find my Registration appointment time and date?

How do I schedule a matriculation appointment?

How do I get my matriculation or assessment test results?

Whom do I contact to make an appointment for orientation and advisement?

Do I need to submit my High School transcripts to Saddleback College?


Q: What is my Saddleback College Student ID Number?

A: Once you submit an online application, you will receive an e-mail from Saddleback College (to the e-mail specified in your application) that includes your Student ID number and your online registration time and date.

Q: Where are classes listed/posted?

A: Classes are posted in the Online Class Schedule.

Q: When can I register for classes?

A: After successful completion of the online application, students will receive an e-mail informing them of their online MySite Registration appointment time and date. Students can log-on to MySite using their Student ID number and PIN, and register for classes on or after their appointment time.

Q: What is an APC (Code) and how do I obtain one?

A: Once a class has started or has become full, students must request permission to add the course from the instructor. If permission is given, an Add Permit Code (APC) will be issued to the student. Students are required to register for the course in MySite by the expiration date on the APC form.

Q: What are Co-requisites and Prerequisites?

A: Co-requisites are companion courses, required for enrollment in certain classes. Prerequisites are courses required to be successfully completed (with a grade of "A"/"B"/"C" or "P") prior to enrollment in the objective course.

Q: How do I clear a Prerequisite?

A: English or math prerequisites are cleared by the Matriculation Office.

For all other prerequisites, please contact the academic division office where the course originates. Please submit all evaluations two-weeks prior to your registration date.

 

Q: If I have applied in a previous term, do I have to re-apply to register for classes?

A: Students who were enrolled in the prior semester/term are considered "Continuing" students and are not required to re-apply. Students who are new (first time applying at Saddleback or IVC) or have missed a semester or more, not including summer session, are considered "New or Returning" students and must submit a new application.

Q: Where can I find my Registration appointment time and date?

A: Registration appointment are listed in MySite under My Information and Appointments. If you do not have a registration appointment listed in MySite, the admissions office may not have assigned appointments yet (appointments are assigned roughly 3 weeks before the term starts); you may need to complete Matriculation testing; or you may need to submit a new Application for Admission.

Q: How do I schedule a matriculation appointment?

A: A student must have a current application on file. Students must make their own appointment my contacting the Matriculation Office.

Q: How do I get my matriculation or assessment test results?

A: Log in to MySite (using you Student ID and PIN), go to "Information," and "View Test Results."

Q: Whom do I contact to make an appointment for orientation and advisement?

A: Please contact the Matriculation Office for orientation and advisement appointments.

Q: Do I need to submit my High School or other college transcripts to Saddleback College?

A: It is highly recommended to submit your High School or other college transcripts to Saddleback College.

Please see the information here for directions on how to send transcripts to Admissions & Records

If you are trying to receive clearance for Math or English courses, students should submit the transcripts to the Matriculation Office. Students may use unofficial transcripts for Math or English clearance.

 

Special Admission Form Deadlines

Be sure you have the appropriate signatures (School counselor, principal, and parent) and school seal. Download/Print the form here. Submit the K-12 Special Admission Request Form in-person or by mail to the Admissions and Records office on or before the specific submission deadline date.

 

Term Start Date Submission Deadline
Fall 2014 Full term classes August 8
Fall 2014 1st 8 week classes August 8
Fall 2014 2nd 8 week classes October 3
Spring 2015 Full term classes January 9
Spring 2015 1st 8 week classes January 9
Spring 2015 2nd 8 week classes March 20

 

Reminder:You must submit a new K-12 Special Admission Request Form each semester/term you wish to enroll.