Student Success

​​​Student Success​

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 orientation, assessment, and develop an abbreviated education plan.

Step 1 – Apply

How to Apply:

Apply Online here

Application for Admission  (PDF)

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. You are required to complete the orientation either online or in person.

  • To complete the online orientation, you will need to activate your Canvas account before you begin the orientation. To activate your Canvas Account Click Here Once you have successfully activated your Canvas account, you can then access the Online Orientation by Clicking Here.

  • To schedule an In-person Orientation, please call (408) 274-7900 ext. 6639 or 6285. 

Note: Please bring all transcripts and/or test scores with you to the In-person orientation.  In particular, we will need your high school transcripts if you are a recent high school graduate.

Step 3 – 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. 
  • Click here For Counseling appointments, or visit Student Services Center SC-250.

Step 4 – 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:
  • If you are a high school student, you will need to register in person with a signed R40 form.

Step 5 – Other Resources


Student Services Center

Phone 408- 270-6475​

Office Hours

Mon, Tue & Thurs: 8am-5pm

Wednesday: 8am-6pm

Friday: 8am-1pm




Transfer & Career ​Center

Programs and More

Early Alert​
Academic Probation & Dismissal
Special Academic Programs​
Student Success Stories
Support Programs​
Student Equity Committee​
Student Success Team​


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