Admissions & Records

Steps to Success

I am a New or Returning Student

This is for students who were not enrolled in Cañada College, Skyline College, or College of San Mateo within the past three terms.

Start by Applying  

I am a Continuing Student

This is for students who were enrolled in Cañada College, Skyline College, or College of San Mateo within the past three terms.

Start by Registering for Classes  

  1. Apply to Cañada College
  2. Apply for Financial Aid
  3. Attend Student Orientation and Assessment
  4. Attend a Counseling Session
  5. Register for Classes
  6. Pay Fees
  7. Arrange Transportation and Parking
  8. Purchase or Rent Books from Cañada College Bookstore
  9. Get Involved with Campus Clubs and Support Services
  10. Attend Your Classes!

About Cañada College

For nearly 50 years, Cañada College has provided enriching and life-changing educational opportunities for the residents of San Mateo County. With the support and guidance from award-winning faculty and staff, students can pursue certificates and degrees for career training or to serve as a transfer gateway to four-year colleges and universities.

Explore Cañada College

Our Beautiful Campus

Experience the beautiful campus and enriching community that makes Cañada College the school for you!

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Programs and Services

Learn about the academic programs and resources available to help you achieve your academic goals

Degrees and Certificates

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Student Success Stories

Cañada College opened a world of opportunities for these students

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Questions? We're here to help.

Admissions & Records

(650) 306-3226
canadaadmissions@smccd.edu

Cashier's Office

(650) 306-3270

Financial Aid

(650) 306-3308

Counseling / Assessment / Orientation

(650) 306-3452