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Steps To Enroll @ Laney

Steps To Enroll @ Laney

Welcome to Laney College! We are thrilled you have chosen to begin your education with us and understand that as a new student, you may have many questions. Rest assured that the Laney College campus community is committed to helping you each step of the way.

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-Go to web.peralta.edu/admissions/enrollment-steps/

-Then, check your email for the 8-digit student ID number and passport password.

For Financial Aid
-Apply for Financial Aid at www.fafsa.ed.gov or in person at the Welcome Center, Building A, Room 101.
Laney’s school code is 001266
-Submit the California Dream Act Application (CADAA)*


Step 2 Complete Orientation Online





-Go to studentpathway.com/peralta/laney

-Print or save the Certificate of Completion and submit it to the Assessment Center before taking the assessment test.

-English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) students need to complete an in-person orientation. Contact the Laney Welcome Center for additional information at (510) 464-3540.


Step 3 Complete Assessment





Completing assessment will help identify an accurate placement of your English, math, and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)  level.

Schedule an Appointment:

To see if you are exempt from taking the assessment refer to page 29 in the 2017-18 Laney Course Catalog for eligibility criteria.


Step 4 See a Counselor





Complete your Educational Plan in the Counseling Department and get your enrollment hold removed.

Schedule an Appointment:

  • Online: Laney.edu/counseling
  • Phone: (510) 464-3152
  • Walk-in: Check online for the most up-to-date drop-in hours.

Counseling is located on the 3rd floor of the Tower Building.
Step 5 Enroll in Classes





-Once you have completed Orientation, Assessment, and created an Educational Plan you are ready to enroll in classes.

-To enroll go to, passport2.peralta.edu or visit the Welcome Center in A-101.


Step 6 Pay Your Fees





-Go to passport2.peralta.edu or visit the Cashier’s Office in A-201

To avoid your classes from being dropped, pay fees within two weeks after the semester starts.


Step 7 Obtain Your Student ID






-Bring a valid picture ID and your current class schedule as proof of enrollment to the Welcome Center to get your student ID card.


Dream Act Notice






“Non US citizens may be eligible for some state financial aid through the California Dream Act. Visit www.caldreamact.org. For additional assistance and information, visit the Financial Aid Department in A 201, (510) 464-3414.”