Admissions for Non-Sponsored/Sponsored High School Students

Oregon high school students can join the RTEC program at Lane to get a jump start on college. RTEC is part of the Expanded Options program offered at the high school. It's an opportunity for a current high school student to be on Lane's campus and earn college credit.

Sponsored Students only - Meet with your RTEC/Expanded Options Counselor

You, the student, need to meet with your RTEC/Expanded Options high school counselor to determine eligibility. Meet with your high school counselor to:

  • Discuss career and educational goals
  • Discuss courses, amount of credits allowed, and what is paid by your sponsorship
  • Determine if college courses will apply to high school diploma requirements
  • Review student and district costs with counselor, student, and parents
  • Complete the HSC RTEC Referral/FERPA Form

Enrollment Deadlines

If you are being sponsored, your deadline may be earlier that what is listed. Check with your HS sponsor.

Requirement/Deadline  Summer 2019  Fall 2019 Winter 2020 Spring 2020
Complete Credit Application Varies depending on which month you want to start Friday, September 20th Friday, December 7th Friday, March 20th
Complete placement testing - if needed Varies Wednesday, September 25th Tuesday, December 31st Wednesday, March 25th
Complete New Student Advising and other registration holds Varies Thursday, September 26th Thursday, January 2nd Thursday, March 26th

Steps to Follow for All High School Students :

Follow the steps below if you plan to take classes on Lane’s Campus under the RTEC program (classes at Lane before high school graduation). Please review all the steps first by clicking on the blue bar. Completing all steps may take 4-10 days.

If you are brand new to Lane, within 2 business days you'll get an L# and temporary password via email. Your L# is required for Step 3 and on.

If you already have an L# from your College Now courses at your HS, you can complete Steps 1-4 in any order.

Complete Step 1 and 2 To Get Started

Step 1: Complete Online Application

This application will give your student ID (L#). 

What if you already have an L#?  You must submit this application to take part in the RTEC program. Your L# will stay the same.

Application Tips:
  1. Social Security Number: If you plan to apply for financial aid (FAFSA) in the future, please enter your social security number
  2. A unique student email: It cannot be an email address that belongs to your parent(s) or another student
  3. Planned Program of Study: Choose the "Personal Enrichment" program of study option

Complete Online Application

Step 2: Submit a HSC RTEC Referral/FERPA Form

All new students must submit the Referral/FERPA release form. All students under age 18 will need a parent signature on a parent form/under 18 form and submit it to Enrollment Services after filling out the application.

FERPA Release Form

Complete In Any Order

Step 3: Determine Placement Level

You must prove your writing level before advising and registration. Your HS counselor and the RTEC Advisor may also require proof of your math level.

Writing Placement Options - choose one method
Complete Accuplacer's Next Generation reading and writing placement tests at your high school or at Lane’s Testing Office 
A writing course graded on a college transcript
AP/IB writing credit with proof of your College Board scores

Get a waiver into WR 121 with your Smarter Balanced test scores

SAT Reading and Writing score from Jan 2016 or later. 490 or higher required

Math Placement Options - choose one method
Complete Aleks math testing at Lane’s Testing Office 
A math course graded on a college transcript
AP/IB math credit with proof of your College Board scores
Get a waiver into MTH 111 with your Smarter Balanced test scores 

Complete Placement Testing at Lane

Step 4: Complete the Student Information Session

Once you log into myLane, you will complete this online information session. It will help you learn about student services, important deadlines, and your rights as a student. 

Complete the Online Student Information Session

Step 5: Use Student Email Address

In myLane, you will see a tab that says Claim Student Email. Students are required to communicate through this email

Activate my Student Email Address

Last Step Before Registration

Step 6: Meet with the High School Connections Advisor

You are required to meet with the High School Connections Advisor, Brenda Williams, to be cleared to register. Meet with Brenda to:

  • Learn about how to succeed in college classes
  • Understand policies at Lane
  • Register for classes ( if registration is open)

You and your high school counselor should contact Brenda before an appointment to pick out classes.

Schedule an appointment with HSC Advisor