Once you have
Applied for Admission
to Foothill College, your next step is to take any required placement tests.
Foothill College strongly advises placement testing to ensure your success. You may be
required to take a placement test in one or more of the following areas; Math, Chemistry, English or ESLL.
Your next step is to see a counselor. The mission of the Counseling Division is to help you make appropriate and successful educational decisions, set achievable and realistic goals, adjust to changing roles in a global society and resolve academic, transfer and career concerns that can interfere with the ability to succeed in their college experience.
After that, you're ready to Register and Pay for your classes.
View the Registration and Key Dates page to see the information about the quarter that you are interested in registering to attend.
We offer some classes that begin after the start of the quarter.
Your Campuswide ID (CWID) is an 8-digit identification number that is created when you submit an application. The number will be your Foothill and or De Anza college identification number and will remain the same throughout your educational career. You need your CWID to login to MyPortal and to conduct most of your college business including registration, fee payment, transcript requests, and many other services that require identification.
How to Get Your CWID/SID