FAQ

How can I register for class?
 
There are 5 ways to register!
 
1.  Online
The fastest, most efficient way to register! Select your classes, use a Visa or MasterCard for the fee, and you’re done!  You will receive an email confirmation. 
 
2. Mail
Complete the preregistration form on page 71 of the catalog. Indicate method of payment. If paying by check, make it payable to SCUSD [Santa Clara Unified School District].
 
Mail to Santa Clara Adult Education, 1840 Benton Street, Santa Clara, CA 95050.
 
3. Fax
Fill out the registration form on page 71 of the catalog and include your Visa or MasterCard
number. Our fax number is (408) 423-3580.
 
4. Telephone
You can enroll over the phone using a Visa or MasterCard.
Call (408) 423-3500 for an informational recording regarding
registration after which you will be transferred to a registrar.
 
5. Walk-In
Register in person at the Adult Education Center,
1840 Benton Street, Santa Clara.
 
 
Who is eligible to take classes?
Classes are open to all district residents and non-district residents over the age of 18. Residents under 18 may enroll with approval by the program supervisor.
 
What are the fees?
The class price is determined by a cost per hour of instruction. Hourly fees may differ slightly based upon the cost of the class and historical attendance levels.
 
Why does my class have a lab fee?
Some classes require special materials. Lab fee amounts are stated in the course descriptions or will be
announced at the first class meeting. Lab fees are due with pre-registration or at the first class meeting. All
students must pay lab fees, if required.
 
Can I get a refund?
Students who voluntarily withdraw from class(es) are not eligible for a refund. 
 
Refunds will ONLY be given for class cancellation. A refund may also be given for a major medical injury that is verified with a doctor’s note prior to the start of class. A $20 processing fee will be charged.
 
Will I be notified that I’m in the class?
You will be notified only if the class you want is full or cancelled.
 
What are the attendance policies?
Attendance is limited to individuals enrolled in the class. Participants may not make up classes which they
have missed; fees cannot be pro-rated for classes missed.
 
Can I transfer from one class to another?
Class transfers must be requested at least 7 days prior to class; they are subject to supervisor’s approval.