Students participate in a discussion

Success Starts in the Summer

Qualify for Promise+Plus Benefits with the STEP Program

STEP students collaborating on a project

Success Starts in the Summer

Qualify for Promise+Plus Benefits with the STEP Program

STEP students gather outside of a classroom

Success Starts in the Summer

Qualify for Promise+Plus Benefits with the STEP Program

Summer Transition Enrichment Program (STEP)

The STEP Program is designed for first-time college students. The program counsels students and prepares them for entry into Mt. SAC. Enrolled STEP students are able to complete their first college class in addition to learning success strategies and connecting with other students.

Mt.SAC STEP Flyer


Featured Events

      • 1Apply for Summer at Mt. SAC

        Step 1: Apply for Mt. SAC for Summer Intersession

        STEP students sharing a laugh

      • 2Assessments/Orientation

        Step 2: Take the Assessment Questionnaire (AQ) and New Student Orientation

        A group of STEP students talking to a counselor

        • Go to mtsac.edu/assessment/aq to fill out the assessment questionnaire; have your high school transcripts ready
        • The assessment center also gives hands-on assistance in building 9B on the first floor.
          Complete the online orientation by doing the following:
        • Log into your student portal
        • Click on the "Student Success" tab
        • Under "New Student Registration Checklist," click on "Step One"
        • Click on "Complete Mandatory Online Orientation"
      • 3Activate Mt. SAC Account

        Step 3: Claim & Activate your Mt. SAC Account

        A STEP student in a study session

        • Go to my.mtsac.edu
        • Admissions & Records will send you instructions on activating your account
      • 4Apply to the STEP Program
      • 5Attend Optional STEP info/Registration Session

        Step 5: Attend STEP Information/Registration Session

        A STEP student speaking to his fellow classmates

        • There is limited space, and enrollment will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
        • RSVP for your session when you apply online to the STEP program. Information will be posted to the STEP Application website.

          Email STEP@mtsac.edu if you need to change your RSVP.
          Additional sessions will be scheduled if needed until all seats are filled.
      • 6Attend the STEP Program

        Monday, June 24, 2019 - Thursday, July 3, 2019 (Monday - Thursday)

        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        8:30 AM-10:50 AM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit

        **No Classes on the 4th of July

        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        11:00 AM-1:20 PM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit

        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        12:30 AM-2:50 AM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit

        Or

        Monday, July 8th, 2019 - Thursday, July 18th, 2019

        (Monday - Thursday)

        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        8:30 AM-10:35 AM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit

        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        11:00 AM-1:05 PM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        12:30 AM-2:35 PM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        5:00 PM-7:05 PM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit

        Or

        Monday, July 22, 2019 - Thursday, July 31, 2019 (Monday - Thursday)

        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        8:30 AM-10:50 AM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit

        Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
        11:00 AM-1:20PM COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit
        COUN1:Intro to College
        STEP into College: 1 Unit

Contact STEP

Monday-Thursday 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Friday 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Building 9B, 2nd Floor
(909) 594-5611



www.mtsac.edu/step