Early Decision Priority Registration encourages high school seniors to consider Santa Ana College and the benefits of a community college education.
Steps to Success for high school students:
Step 1: Apply to Santa Ana College Online
Go to www.sac.edu to apply, create an OpenCCC account, and complete the SAC application. Keep note of the username and password.
*Have a copy of your HS transcript or access to your Aeries account to complete the application.
Step 2: Sign-Up for Financial Aid
Submit your FAFSA or CA Dream Act application online.
NOTE: Priority is given to students who complete by December.
*Reminder to be part of the Santa Ana College Promise, filling out the FAFSA or Dream Act application is a requirement.
Step 3: Complete the online New Student Orientation
You will receive your username within 2 business days of applying to SAC. Log-in to your Webadvisor (student portal) and complete the New Student Orientation.
*Keep Note of your username and password, you will continue to utilize this account information during your time at SAC.
Step 4: Attend Early Decision Priority Registration
During Early Decision Priority Registration you will meet with a SAC counselor to create a Student Educational Plan and register for classes.
Step 5: Pay for Classes
Pay for classes & mandatory fees through your Webadvisor(student portal).
Step 6: Follow-Up with the Financial Aid Office
Follow-up on your Financial Aid application to check your financial aid status through your Webadvisor or at the Financial Aid Office (VL-105).