Online Admission & Registration

Follow these steps to apply online OR click here to watch step by step instructions

New Students:

  1. Go to
  2. Click on “Forms” tab; below Chemeketa logo
  3. Under “Admissions” category, click “Admission Application”
  4. Complete all Contact Information on the application (pg. 1 of 3) All fields with red asterisks (*) must be completed
    1. If you wish to get your “My Chemeketa” access within 24 hours, you must provide a valid email address on pg. 1
    2. If no email or Social Security Number is given, all admission information will be sent to you via regular mail
  5. Click “Next” to continue
  6. Complete Intent & Demographics (pg. 2 of 3)
  7. Click on “Next” to continue
  8. Review and/or edit your application information on (pg. 3 of 3) of the application
    1. Once reviewed, click the “Submit Admission Application” button
    2. You should then see a statement indicating you are now admitted as a “Non-Credit/Community Education Student”
  9. When you receive your login and password continue registering with steps below

Returning Students:

Enter the class number (five digit number) to register for the class

  1. Go to My Chemeketa
  2. Enter your username/password
    • If you forgot your username or password, Please call the Help Desk, 503.399.7899
  3. Locate “Registration” on right of screen
  4. Choose Add/Drop Classes
  5. An ethnicity survey might appear.
    • Either complete the survey
    • Or choose to answer later
      • If you choose the “ask me later” option
      • you will need to click the “please click link to continue” link
  6. On “Select Term” page, select term from drop down menu
  7. Click “Submit”
  8. On “Add Classes Worksheet” page, enter the five-digit CRN(s) for the classes desired
  9. Click “Submit Changes”


  • Payment is due at time of registration. To avoid a late fee ($25) pay within 10 days of registering online
    • Pay online at My Chemeketa
    • Pay in-person at Center for Business and Industry, 626 High St NE 302D, Salem
    • Pay and register by phone 503.399.4949