Special Admit Program

The Special Admit Program is open to high school students who would benefit from taking advanced scholastic or vocational work at Mt. San Antonio College. Through this program, students can complete college level courses during the Summer, Fall and Spring semesters. Please read and complete the steps below to get a jumpstart on college courses while still in high school!

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      Apply to Mt.SAC

      Apply Now

      Please download these step-by step instructions to apply to the college as a high school student. You should receive your student ID and username in an email within 2 weeks. If you have not received the email, please contact Admissions and Records at (909) 274-4415.

      How to Apply Summer 2019

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      Class Schedule

      Explore our class schedule to find the courses we will be offering this semester. Our Summer 2019 class schedule will be available early April. Please check back then to find the class that works around your schedule and helps you meet your college goals!

      Class Schedule

      Keep in mind that you can only take college level courses through this program, and there are some course restrictions to Special Admit students. Please take a look at the list below to make sure the class you wish to take is not on the list. 

         Special Admit Course Restrictions

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      Assessment (if applicable)

      If you plan on taking a course with a prerequisite or one that requires a Math/English placement, please call the Assessment center at (909) 274-4265,  or visit their website online to schedule your Math and/or English assessment before the deadline May 3, 2019. Make sure to identify yourself as a Special Admit student when calling and have your Mt.SAC student ID number ready. Assessment Questionnaires (AQs) will not be accepted. No exceptions.

      Assessment Center

      Not sure if your course has a prerequisite or requires an assessment? Look for this on the course description. 


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      Special Admit Packet

      In order to participate in the program, students must complete the Special Admit Packet with their parent/guardian and high school administrator. The Summer 2019 packet will be available starting March 14, 2019.

      Summer 2019 Special Admit Program Student Packet

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       Special Admit Approval Session

      Students must schedule their mandatory Special Admit Approval Session with our Counseling Department beginning March 25 ,2019  by calling us at (909) 274-4380. Students returning to the Special Admit Program must identify themselves as "returning Special Admit Students" if they've participated in the program before, or "new Special Admit Students" if they haven't so we can schedule you for the correct approval session.

      Please make sure to bring the following completed documents the day of your Special Admit Approval Session:

      • Special Admit Packet
      • HS transcripts (unofficial transcripts are accepted)
      • College transcripts (if applicable)
      • AP test scores (if applicable)
      • Mt. SAC assessment results (if applicable)
      • Photo ID 

      Students with incomplete paperwork or missing items will not be approved to take courses. Special Admit Approval Session spots are limited.

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      Register for courses!

      Students will be given their registration date and time at the Special Admit Approval session. You will go over the steps with a counselor at the approval session, but you can also click on the link below to find step-by-step instructions on how to register for the course.

      How to Register


Important Dates

Date Event
03/14/19 Summer 2019 recruitment begins
05/21/19 New SA students deadline
05/16/19 Returning SA students deadline
06/20/19 First day of Summer 2019 semester
07/31/19 Last day of Summer 2019 semester
Special Admit Program

8:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Building 9B 2nd floor
(909) 274-4380
(909) 274-2413

Frequently Asked Questions

Special Admit Program FAQs