Temporary Student Admissions

You are considered a temporary student if any of the following applies:

  • You want to attend SPSCC for a quarter in-between enrollment at another college.
  • You need to take a specific set of courses needed for transfer to a college or degree program that SPSCC does not offer or for job advancement purposes.
  • You do not intend to complete a degree or certificate program at SPSCC.
  • You are taking classes for leisure or personal enrichment.

Activate your account for registration:

step 1

Apply / reapplyapply icon

Apply online or in person in Building 22-One Stop Desk, Olympia Campus, or Building 1, Lacey Campus. There is no application fee.

step 2

Activate Your Student AccountsOutlook icon

When your application has been processed, you’ll receive an acceptance email with your ctcLink ID. Use your ctcLink to activate your two student accounts: your ctcLink account and your ClipperID.

step 3

Attend New Student Advising and Registrationcollege icon

New students attend a New Student Advising & Registration session to help you get the most out of your college experience and secure the classes you need. Sign up early as dates (and classes) fill fast! Be prepared to bring previous transcripts or test scores if the courses you wish to take have prerequisite requirements.