First stop center
Enrolling into college can be a little confusing, the First Stop Center is here to help you. Reach out to us for some one-on-one help. Below are a few resources to get you started:
How to register for classes
Registracion de Clases en Español (Spanish)
Hãy bấm vào link dưới đây để biết tự đăng ký lớp qua MyWeb (Vietnamese)
Bước Đầu Sử Dụng MyWeb, Canvas (Vietnamese)
How to Drop a class at EVC using MyWeb
Meet the Team:
Our EVC First Stop Center aims to help
new and prospective students get started on their educational and career path and help navigate the college system. We also aim to provide an initial support system on campus as student’s get started here at EVC. Stop by to get assistance and additional information with onboarding, educational pathways, special programs and other campus resources.
How Can I Get Started At EVC?
Getting started at a college can be a little intimidating. Follow these next easy steps to become a college student.
Apply and get your EVC Student ID#
Set up your student portal(MyWeb) and class portal(Canvas)
Complete the EVC Orientation
Meet with a counselor to start your program/major and pick classes
Apply for Financial Aid and/or pay your fees.
Find your books and go to class
Congrats! You are a college student
New Student Checklist
Placement Into Math And English
Placement tests are only offered to ESL students. It is now easier to place into your Math and English classes.
Meet with our Academic Counselors who will match you with the appropriate courses and provide you an educational road map to ensure your academic success!
Below are the placement options you may choose when meeting with an EVC Academic Counselor:
1. Self-Guided Placement
California State Assembly Bill 705 mandates that all students who are seeking to complete a degree have the right to self-place into transfer level English and Math.
You can so complete the quiz using our Guided self-placement tool
2. High School Transcript (US)
All students should bring a copy of their U.S. high school transcript with them when they first meet with an EVC academic counselor.
If you are unable to obtain a copy of your high school transcript, but remember your high school GPA, you can self-report this GPA when meeting with your EVC academic counselor.
3. AP Scores
Pass the AP English Language or Literature Composition Exam or the AP Calculus or AP Statistics exam with a score of 3 or above.
Provide proof of these results when meeting with an EVC Academic Counselor.
4. College Transcript
If you completed courses at another college and think it can count towards transfer credit, complete an EVCprerequisite verification form
When meeting with an EVC academic counselor, provide a completed prerequisite verification form and a copy of the college transcript.
Your Journey to Success
The First Stop Center is located in the Admissions and Records Building (A&R).
See Campus Map
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 9 am to 5 pm.
Friday: 9 am to 1 pm
Except Holidays and weekends
Sarai MinjaresFirst Stop Center Coordinator
Text Only: 408-780-0420
For faster service, please include:
ESL placement test
If you would like to register for Spring 2022 ESL classes, and would like to take the placement test please contact us at 408-780-0420 or email us at GetStarted@evc.edu to schedule your test.
Quick Question? text: 408-780-0420
Choose your program or major:
As a college student you must select an educational path/goal to work towards. Do you know your path? Check out MyPath: Career Coach to browse programs, take a career quiz, and start your path! Start here!