Future Students

​​Future Students​

The following steps ensure that all students are prepared with the essential tools to be successful at EVC and beyond. Before you can register, you must complete orienation, assessment, and develop an abbreviated education plan.

step 1 – Apply

Begin your application by clicking here: Apply to EVC

Step 2 – Orientation

An Orientation provides general information regarding EVC's services and programs.  Students are provided with an overview of transfer and degree requirements, vocational programs, and student services as well as academic expectations, facilities and resources available.

  • To schedule an In-person Orientation in English, Spanish or Vietnamese, please call (408) 270-6475 or email counselingappts@evc.edu

Note: Please bring all transcripts and/or test scores with you to the orientation.  In particular, we will need your high school transcripts.

EVC On-line Orientation (Currently Under Construction)

Step 3 – Assessment

  • Take an Assessment Test to determine which English and Math classes you will start with.

The Assessment process is designed to help students determine the best starting point in English, Math, and English as Second language (ESL) based on their past academic experience and abilities. The campus is committed to using multiple measures in all aspects of evaluation.

  • To schedule an assessment test, please call (408) 274-7900 x6636

Please have your Student ID ready and bring a photo ID on your placement test day. It is strongly recommended that you take steps to prepare for the assessment test as those scores will help place you in the appopriate Math and English courses. See link: Prepare for the ACT Compass Placement Exams

Step 4 – Education Plan

  • All students should work with a counselor to develop an Abbreviated Ed plan prior to registering for classes for their first semester.  This is a short initial plan that will ensure that you are taking appropriate level courses. Counseling can be reached at (408) 270-6475 or email counselingappts@evc.edu 
  • For Veteran Students intending to use their Veteran Benefits, you will need to contact the Veterans Freedom Center to schedule an appointment with a Veterans Counselor to develop your Ed Plan. Please go to the Veterans Freedom Center website for more information.

Step 5 – Register for Classes

  • Following Steps 1-4 ensures that you will be granted Priority Registration.  This means that you can register for classes before they are filled!
  • Register online at: http://myweb.sjeccd.edu
  • If you are a high school student, you will need to register in person with a signed R40 form.

Step 6 – Other Resources

  • The Transfer and Career Center can assist you in identifying a major or field of study.
  • The Financial Aid Office can assist you with applying for financial aid and help you learn about resources to help finance your education.
  • The Veterans Freedom Center assists eligible veterans with receiving benefirts while pursuing their college education.
  • The Health Center provides a health clinic to assist in the medical needs of students.
CONTACT US

Gloria Arevalo
​Dean, Student Success/Counseling​​

Location: Student Services Center SC-250 
Phone: (408) 270-6475

To Schedule Appointments
counselingappts@evc.edu  

For Brief Counseling Questions 
mycounselor@evc.edu

NOTE: For faster service send email and include your EVC Student ID number

Counseling
HOURS​

​MTH  8AM-5PM
TW    8AM-7PM
F       9AM-4:30PM

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