Hartnell College

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    Hartnell College 7 Steps to Success

    Step 1: Apply

    Apply on-line (www.opencccapply.net) or download the paper application and submit to the Admissions and Records Office. If applicable, complete the California Nonresident Tuition Excemption Request.

    Step 2: Orientation

    Complete the orientation requirement by:

    • Complete an online orientation at  www.hartnell.edu/online-orientation-new-students
    • If you need more comprehensive preparation for academic success consider registering for a Counseling 1-Student Success Seminar Course. These courses assist students in college success and are UC/CSU accepted.

    Step 3: Assessment

    Make and appointment and complete the STAAR Assessment. Assessment is mandatory if enrolling in 6 or moreunits or any English (including ESL) or Math course unless except. Call (831) 759-6052 for an appointment at least two weeks before registering.

    Step 4: Obtain verification of disability

    Obtain verification of your disability (for example, an IEP, documentation from a professional such as a doctor, psychiatrist, etc.

    Step 5: Schedule an appointment with a Hartnell DSP&S counselor to complete an intake and an education plan.

    Step 6: Apply for financial aid

    Apply for Financial Aid online on the FAFSA website or complete the Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGW) application and submit to the Financial Aid Office. For any questions call the Financial Aid office at (831) 755-6806

    Step 7: Registrar

    Registrer online using "Paws For Students"