Transfer Student

If you have graduated from high school and/or received your GED and have attended any other college or university you are considered a transfer student.

Submit your Application to San Juan College

For questions about applying to SJC call 505-566-3545. Application Fee: Online Application FREE or Paper Application $10.00. This is a one-time non-refundable fee.

Request an Official Transcript

From your high school/GED and from all colleges where you have taken classes, be sent to the Enrollment Services Office. Your high school transcript MUST include your graduation date. Transcripts must arrive at the Enrollment Services office (mailed or hand delivered) in a SEALED envelope from the originating institution OR if the issuing institution has the ability to issue e-transcripts, they can send the transcript to No Financial Aid funds will be released until all transcripts have been received (high school and college). College transcripts will not be evaluated by Enrollment Services until you are enrolled for classes.

Transcripts can be mailed to:

Enrollment Services
San Juan College
4601 College Blvd.
Farmington, NM 87402

Apply for Financial Aid

Please submit your Financial Aid application online at Instructions and help with financial aid questions and for filling out forms can be found over the internet , by phone (505)566-3512, or in person at the Financial Aid Office.

Smarter Measure

Smarter Measure is a Learning Readiness Indicator assessment meant to be an interesting experience by which you may learn more about yourself. It will take 35 minutes to complete. You only need to complete areas 1-5. Go to to complete this.

Username: NSO

Password: NSO


Meet with an Academic Advisor

You will need to meet with an advisor to discuss course options and degree plans. Appointments can be made by calling the Advising and Counselling Center at (505) 566 – 3526.

Distance students, please email from your SJC student email to get put in touch with your online advisor

Complete the Accuplacer

Your advisor may recommend you complete the Accuplacer or portions of the Accuplacer.  The Accuplacer tests you in Math, English and Reading to determine which level you need to begin in.

To schedule an exam appointment and complete the preregistration, go to the Testing Center webpage ( ). In the blue box, click on ACCUPLACER. Take the Accuplacer on your scheduled test day/time at the SJC Testing Center, which is located in the Information Technology Center (Copper Top Building), RM 7120D. Contact the SJC Testing Center with any testing questions at (505) 566-3139.

If you are unable to to come to campus for testing because you are a distance student, go to for more information. 

Students who may need testing accommodations or have questions about the Accuplacer requirement may contact the Disabilities Office at (505) 566-3643

Register for Courses

Register for courses using Academic Planning tool found in the student portal.  Registration dates are posted in the Academic Calendar.

Pay your Tuition

It is your responsibility to know the tuition deadline and to pay for your classes by that date. Please check the Academic Calendar  for information concerning tuition dates and deadlines. Automatic payment plans are available through the Student Payment Plan. Additionally, tuition can be paid over the internet, by phone (505) 566-3396, or in person at the Business Office. Questions? Call (505) 566-3396.

Buy your Books

You should purchase your books prior to the first day of class. Go to the Bookstore website for more information