Getting Involved - Students

  1. Take the ATS Qualifying Exam
    • Testing is offered at area schools, on the Sac State campus, and in the ATS office
  2. Use your test scores to apply for classes
    • Look at the Master Schedule of Classes in the Summer Catalog to see what the minimum requirements are for each course
  3. Submit your application by the deadline
    • Be sure to include all required materials such as a copy of your current academic year’s report card
  4. Wait for your admission packet
    • Acceptance information will include your class schedule, registration form listing fees due, and the ATS Summer Handbook with more details about self-guided orientation and other important topics
  5. Confirm your enrollment and register for class
    • Complete and return your registration form and payment along with any other required documents from your admission packet
  6. Complete self-guided orientation
    • Before the first day of class, come to campus for orientation.
    • Locate your classroom, discuss with your parents where to meet after class, and other important preparatory activities.



January – March Take the ATS Qualifying Exam
April – May Submit your application
May – June Review your admission packet and complete your registration
June – July Attend classes at Sac State!
August Receive your grade report and instructor feedback