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

  1. 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

  2. Apply to PCC

    Apply Now

  3. Activate Your LancerPoint

    After you apply you will receive an email with your LancerPoint ID number and link to set up your LancerPoint account. Set up your LancerPoint immediately to be able to continue with the rest of the steps.

    Activate LancerPoint

  4. 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

  5. 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.

    Complete Your Orientation Here

  6. Math and English Placement

    Your math and English placement is determined by your H.S. transcript (last math attempted and GPA). We STRONGLY advise students to submit their transcript directly to a counselor in the Zone. Math and English placement is needed in order to complete your educational plan.

  7. 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

  8. 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!

  9. 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**

  10. 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. 

Download New Student-Athlete Checklist