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 for Financial Aid
Tuition is currently $46 per unit (CA residents) and $239 (non-CA residents), plus additional fees.
Apply for Financial Aid Here
Did you graduate from an Pasadena Area District High School? Through 'PCC Promise' you may qualify for free tuition for your first year at PCC!
PCC Promise - More Information
Apply to PCC
Activate Your LancerPoint
Meet with PCC Head Coach
Talk to your coach to determine practice, game and other team commitments. This will help you during your educational planning and registration for classes.
Find Your Head Coach
Complete Your PCC Online 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 have everything completed to officially become a PCC student.
Take the math and English assessment tests
Placement tests will help you determine which math, English or ESL courses you should enroll in. Providing a Zone counselor your high school transcript should also be used to determine your placement. In June through August, assessment testing is by appointment only.
Sign Up for Your Placement Tests
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.
Find out more information on the Pathways Program
Meet with an Athletic Counselor in the Zone
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 register for classes! Login to LancerPoint to review your registration date and time.
**Earlier registration is earned by completing orientation, assessment, and educational plan**
Pay Your Fees
Login to LancerPoint to review and pay your fees.
Failure to pay your fees will prevent you from registering in future terms and accessing your records.