Getting Started Checklist
Learn About the College
Take time to browse the EvCC website: learn about programs, student services, and activities. Follow the Getting Started Checklist below to ensure a smooth start.
The earlier the better. We encourage students to apply online. When you apply online your letter of admission, Student Identification Number (SID) and PIN will be sent directly to your email inbox. You will be able to begin your next steps right away. So don't delay, apply online today!
Apply for Financial Aid
Fill out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as you can.
Take the Placement Test
EvCC requires all new and returning students to complete placement testing. You can access our testing schedule online. Not sure if you have to test? Typically all students should complete EvCC's placement testing. However, if you are taking less than 7 credits, not a Math or an English or any class that has a Math or English prerequiste or if you have tested within the past 3 years or if you have completed Intermediate Alegbra and College Composition or if you have 45+ college level credits you may be eligible for a Test Waiver. If you feel you qualify for a Test Waiver, please fill out the Test Waiver Application form and submit it to the Enrollment Services Office.
Complete Mandatory Orientation
We have really streamlined our Mandatory Orientation. Now completely online you can browse through EvCC's policies, learn of the many resources, services, and activities available here on campus. Best of all it is completelly online and you can complete orientation at your own pace. There is so much information and many times you will be encouraged to look at other useful pages throughout our WEBsite. We also encourage you to visit the mandatory orientation site again if you need to learn more about services or programs here on campus. We hope you enjoy the online session we have put together with our students in mind. Get started with your orientation now.
Meet with an Educational Planner
Educational Planners provide entry advising and can help you select clases for your first quarter based on your placement test scores. The Educational Planning Center is located in the Parks Student Union, 3rd floor. Call 425-388-9339 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
Register for Classes
After getting your Student ID Number and PIN, completing your placement Testing, and Online Orientation you are ready to register. We encourage student to use the online registration system. Access all our online services through the Student Kiosk. We are also available to assist students in person at Enrollment Services in the Parks Student Union, Room 201.
Pay your Tuition and Fees
You may pay in the Parks Student Union, Room 201 or pay your tuition and fees online. Don't forget, EvCC offers a convenient 20/40 Payment Plan. Forms are available at the Cashiers Office located in Parks Student Union, Room 201.
Arrange for Transportation, Parking and/or Childcare
You can purchase a parking pass at the Cashier's Office located in the Parks Student Union, Room 201. Information on parking and public transportation is available online.
Check out EvCC’s Early Learning Center for children ages 1-5.
Buy your Books
Visit the EvCC Bookstore in the Parks Student Union or buy your books online.
Go to Class!
Check Your Student E-mail
Go to the login for your student Gmail account.
Username: first initial + middle initial + full last name (use the letter x if you have no middle name registered with the college).
Example: Joe F. Smith would be 'jfsmith' Password: first letter of your first name capitalized + the first letter of your last name in lower case + your full SID
Visit the Enrollment Services Office in the Parks Student Union, Room 201, email your questions or call 425-388-9219 and press 0 to request help.