A Saddleback Fall 2021 application will ensure that Saddleback is your College of Record and begins the process of your Promise Program eligibility.
October 1, 2020: the Fall 2021 application opens for first-time freshman
A student has an active application if the application was submitted for a previous semester AND the student has taken a course at Saddleback College for fall 2020 or spring 2021.
Confirm your Resident Status
Within 24 – 48 hours, students receive an email from the Saddleback Admission and Records Office titled “Saddleback College - Permit to Register.” In this email you will find your Saddleback ID number and your Resident Status.
October 1, 2020: the 2021 - 22 financial aid applications open
Add the Saddleback School Code (008918) to your application to ensure that Saddleback receives your application from FAFSA or the Dream Act websites.
Submit any requested Financial Aid Documents to the Financial Aid Office by June 1, 2021
7 - 10 days after you submit your financial aid application, you will be notified if additional documents are required (the Saddleback Financial Aid Offices sends these messages via email to your Saddleback email addresses which is accessible through MySite).