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Registering for Fall Semester Classes

Fall semester begins Aug. 19 but classes are filling up fast

If you plan to attend Cañada College this fall, now is the time to register for classes. Fall semester begins Monday, Aug. 19 and classes are filling up fast.

To make it easy, we've developed these step-by-step instructions to make your college experience a success.
If you are a new student, you must participate in orientation and assessment to become eligible to register for classes. The orientation and assessment session provides you with information you need to be successful in college. After the session, you will set up an appointment to meet with an academic counselor. To find an orientation session that fits your schedule, click here.
It’s important to remember that all classes at Cañada are open to the public. Registration is open for:
·         Any person 18 years of age or older with or without a high school diploma.
·         Any high school graduate or recipient of the California Certificate of Proficiency of Equivalency or GED (regardless of age).
·         Students who have completed the 9th grade with written permission from the school principal and parent. See special admission process for high school students.
To apply to Cañada, fill out an online application for admission. Once the application for admission is processed, all students receive:
·         A student identification number which will begin with a "G." This number is required for the enrollment process and to maintain your student information.
·         A college email account will be assigned to you. Log into your WebSMART student account to find your email address and password. All college electronic communication will go to your email address.
On WebSMART you can view the schedule of classes for Cañada, Skyline, and the College of San Mateo.

If you have additional questions, please visit Admissions & Records on the first floor of Building 9. You can also call (650) 306-3226 or email Until Aug. 3, Admissions & Records is open Monday and Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Tuesday and Wednesday 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. The office is closed on Friday.


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