New students to Las Positas College (without previous college experience) are required to attend an Orientation session prior to registering for classes and a Program Planning session following the completion of the assessment session.
Please be sure to follow the Application and Registration Procedures for NEW Students.
The online orientation must be done prior to taking the assessment session:
Students will be scheduled for Program Planning following the completion of the Assessment Test.
You may be exempt from the orientation, assessment, or counseling aspects of matriculation due to your educational background or prior assessment.
For specific information regarding exemption criteria, contact the Counseling Department at 925.424.1400.