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"