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Priority Registration Groups

Priority Registration Groups

In accordance with new state and local regulations, students will be assigned registration dates in the following order. You may register from your start date through the end of the Add/Drop period.

Important Information

Priority registration is assigned to students that have completed all of the 3SP mandates.  You only have to complete the steps once.  To receive priority registration for Winter/Spring all steps must be completed by the third (3rd) Thursday of October; to receive priority registration for Summer/Fall all steps must be completed by the third (3rd) Thursday in March. 

Group 1

Veterans, Foster Youth, DSPS, EOP/CARE and CalWORKs students who have

  • Completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate 

Group 2

College identified groups: ASG, Athletes, MESA, Honors, Puente, TRIO who have

  • Completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate
  • Declared a major and have not been on probation for two consecutive terms


Group 3

Continuing students who have

  • Completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate
  • Declared a major and have not been on probation for two consecutive terms 

Group 4

New, Returning and International students who have

  • Completed assessment, orientation and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate
  • Declared a major 

Group 5

Veterans, Foster Youth, DSPS, EOP/CARE and CalWORKs students who have

  • NOT Completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate 

Group 6

College identified groups: ASG, Athletes, MESA, Honors, Puente, TRIO who have

  • NOT completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate
  • Declared a major and have not been on probation for two consecutive terms


Group 7

Continuing students who have

  • NOT completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate
  • Declared a major and have not been on probation for two consecutive terms 

Group 8

New, continuing students with more than 100 units who have

  • NOT completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate
  • Declared a major and have not been on probation for two consecutive terms 

GROUP 9

Continuing students, regardless of other group affiliation or completion of 3SP steps that are on probation. 

GROUP 10

New, Returning and International students who have

  • NOT completed assessment, orientation and an educational plan
  • Selected an educational goal of transfer, degree or certificate
  • Declared a major 

Group 11

Continuing, new, returning students with bachelor or advanced degrees 

GROUP 12

Mission Early College High School (MECHS) students that have

  • Completed orientation, assessment and an educational plan