New Students

Tehama Campus Enrollment Process

Follow these easy steps to enjoy priority enrollment:

  1. Apply to Shasta College
    • CLICK HERE​ to complete a Shasta College Application for Admission. Please allow 24 hours to process your application and to receive a Shasta College student ID number.
    • Need help findi​ng your new student ID number? CLICK HERE.
    • If you have previously applied at Shasta College, you DO NOT need to submit a new application. You can update your information on MyShasta.  If you have any questions contact the Tehama Campus (530) 529-8980.
  2. Apply for Financial Aid (Optional)
  3. Request Transcripts

    Arrange to have official transcripts from high school and previous college work sent to Shasta College Admissions & Records: P.O. Box 496006, Redding, CA  96049-6006. You may bring unofficial transcripts to your initial counseling appointment.

  4. Complete New Student Orientation
    • NEW: CLIC​K HERE​ to take the new Online Orientation. 
    • Need help finding your new student ID number? CLICK HERE.
    • Or contact the Tehama Campus (530) 529-8980 to reserve a spot at an in-person New Student Orientation.
    ​​A supplemental orientation may be required for student participants in specialized programs such as Athletic​, EOPS, DSPS, or Puente programs. Please check with each program for specific information.​
  5. Tak​e Assessment

    Unless exe​mpted, all students must complete this step to maintain priority enrollment. Please CLICK HERE to review the exemption criteria.

    Studying for this assessment could save you time and money. CLICK HERE for test preparation materials.

    • Assessments are scheduled by appointment.  Contact the Tehama Campus (530) 529-8980 to schedule your assessment test.
    In order to take the assessment, you must bring a valid photo ID.
  6. Meet with a Counselor (Education Plan)

    In order to receive priority enrollment, new students must obtain a preliminary education plan (meaning; the counselor will assist you in selecting your first semester classes).

    • Schedule your Preliminary Education Plan appointment by contacting the Tehama Campus  (530) 529-8980. 

    To maintain priority enrollment, students must develop a comprehensive education plan prior to the end of the third (3rd) semester of enrollment or after completing fifteen (15) semester units of degree applicable course work.

    • Schedule your Comprehensive Education Plan (the counselor will create a plan for the classes required to reach your goal) by contacting the Tehama Campus (530) 529-8980.

    Students who are veterans or who are participating in EOPS, DSPS, CalWORKs or Athletics​ should work with program area counselors to complete their preliminary and comprehensive education plans.

  7. Register for Classes

    Upon completion of the required steps above, please contact the Tehama Campus​ (530) 529-8980 to receive your registration date and time.

    Once you have been assigned a registration date and time, you may confirm this information in MyShasta under “My Registration Dates”.

    • To complete registration, Log on to MyShasta to search and register for classes.
    • Need help finding your USER ID number? CLICK HERE.

    Payment is due at the time of registration. To make a payment online visit MyShasta, login and click on the "Make a Payment" link. If you prefer, you may pay in person at Admissions and Records, at the Business Office, or at your local extended education campus​.

    It is the student’s responsibility to confirm course registration, monitor waitlists, withdraw by the deadline(s) and pay fees as required.