California Colleges & Universities

University of California:
The University of California is a part of California’s three-tier public higher education system, which also includes the California State University system and the California Community College System.  The UC system has 10 campuses. Today, the UC system includes more than 233,000 students and more than 190,000 faculty and staff, with more than 1.7 million alumni living and working around the world.  You can explore the University of California system’s website at:
California State University:
The California State University system is a leader in high-quality, accessible, student-focused higher education. With 23 campuses, almost 447,000 students, and 45,000 faculty and staff, the CSU system is one of the largest, most diverse, and affordable university systems in the country.  You can explore the California State University system at:

California Community Colleges:
The California Community Colleges is the largest system of higher education in the nation, with 2.1 million students attending 112 colleges.  Community colleges offer a wide range of educational offerings and many students attend community college as a transfer pathway to a CSU or UC, for workforce and career training, and to complete a certificate or degree program.  You can explore the California Community College system at:


College Connection

College Connection is a partnership between Butte college and Chico Unified School District.

This is a college immersion program for high school seniors. 

¨ Take college classes and save money

¨ Explore college and move towards the next step in your academic future

¨ Receive support from a trained and credentialed teacher 

Information Night  -  January 10th, 2018   6:00 - 7:30 pm  at Chico High School in the Chico High Williams Theater.  Presentation begins at 6:00 with a a question and answer period.  
Click HERE for the College Connection Information Presentation
Click HERE for more information timeline


Butte College Reg 2 Go



Reg-to-Go START HERE - Butte College Bound Seniors
STEP 1 - Apply online to receive your Butte College I.D. number
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The Butte College Reg-to-Go program will begin in January. Reg-to-Go is a great opportunity for high school seniors to participate in orientation, assessment, counseling, and registration before the end of their senior year. Counselors from Butte will be visiting Economics and Government classes to explain the program and other relevant information pertaining to enrollment.
Reg2Go Calendar of Events:

January - Counselor Class Visits
February & March - Assessments
April & May - Orientation Counseling Registration Campus Visit

Planning to attend a University? Here's a recommended application timeline!

Butte College Career and Technical Programs

Butte College Career and Technical Programs

 *  Automotive Technology
*  Cosmetology
*  Certified Nursing Assistant
*  EMS - Paramedic
*  Firefighter 1 Academy
*  Fish & Wildlife Academy
*  Law Enforcement Academy
*  Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN)
*  LVN to RN
Registered Nursing (RN)
*  Respiratory Care
*  State Parks Academy
* Welding Technology

To learn more about Butte College Career and Technical Programs,


College Planning Web Sites

College Planning Web Sites
Beware of scams.... All information is on the web and FREE!!  Don't send money to anyone!!

 - Educational program assessment
 - College information
 - Articulation and transfer information
 - A major site for college exploration
 - online college preparatory courses