New Students

1. Apply for Admission

  • Welcome Center: Building A, Room A101
  • Admissions & Records: Building A
  • Online: passport.peralta.edu

2. Complete Assessment 

  • Schedule Appointment through the Assessment Center: Building L, (Library) 2nd floor, (510) 748-2307
  • Take Assessment:¬† Be sure to bring picture ID to your appointment at the Assessment Center

3. Attend Orientation

  • Complete orientation by attending Fab Friday New Student Orientation or review Online Orientation and submit Orientation Quiz

4. See a Counselor

  • Counseling Office: Building A, (510) 748-2209

5. Enroll in Classes

  • Welcome Center: Building A, Room A101
  • Online: passport.peralta.edu

6. Get Your Photo ID

  • Welcome Center: Building A

7. Pay Your Fees

  • Cashier: Building A
  • Financial Aid: Building A

8. Buy Your Books

  • Bookstore:¬† Building F