First time taking courses at a college or university? Use this checklist as a guide for the steps you need to take to enroll at PCC as a student-athlete.
New Student-Athlete Checklist
Follow these steps to begin your academic and athletic journey at PCC
Apply to PCC
Set Up Your LancerPoint
Meet with PCC Head Coach
Talk to your coach to determine practice and game commitments. This will help you during your educational planning and registration for classes.
Complete Your PCC Orientation
In addition to the Team Orientation, you will attend prior to the fall semester, you need to complete the PCC online orientation, which will help you make sure you have completed everything needed to officially become a PCC student. Complete Your Orientation Now.
Take the math and English placement tests
Placement tests will help you determine which math, English or ESL courses you should enroll in. Placement tests are available by appointment only. Sign Up for Your Placement Tests.
Apply for Financial Aid
Tuition is currently $46 per unit (CA residents) and $239 (non-CA residents), not including additional general fees. Make sure that you have finances in order in case you do not receive your anticipated financial aid disbursement. Apply for Financial Aid
Apply to Athletic Pathways (recent HS grads only)
Pathways is a program for recent High School graduates that helps you transition from high school to college smoothly and succeed academically.
Meet with a Zone Counselor
During your meeting with a counselor, you will complete an Educational Plan and discuss athletic eligibility. If you have attended another college, be sure to bring your official transcripts to this meeting.
Counselor Meetings are available by appointment only. Come to the Zone to sign up!
Register for your Classes
After you have completed steps 1 -8, you are ready to sign up for classes. Login to LancePoint to review your registration date and time.
Pay Your Fees
Make sure you pay all your fees on time to avoid holds and being dropped from your classes. Login to LancerPoint to review and pay your fees.