order to serve you better, we have adopted registration
procedures to fit the needs of different programs. and at
various sites around the community. Please see the specific
class to determine the most convenient way for you to
registration form may be printed out from this site, taken
from our printed brochure, or picked up in person from our
office. Remember to include the section number of the class
for which you are registering.
Adult School requires a minimum and maximum number of students
for all classes. A class with low pre-registration may be
canceled prior to the first meeting. Adult School classes
are supported by state apportionment or directly from student
fees. State apportionment classes with low attendance may
be canceled. Fee-based classes with less than minimum enrollment
by a specified date will be canceled.
Adults have priority enrollment privilege in all classes offered
in the San Mateo Adult School. Enrollment in some classes
(e.g. substantially handicapped) may be restricted. Current
high school students may attend only if enrollment is voluntary
and occurs in conjunction with parents and high school counselor.
See registration procedures for the
1. Complete the registration form found in the adult
education brochure. Please use a separate form for each
Step 2. Payment - Send a separate
check for each class. Make checks payable to San Mateo
Adult School. Please do not send cash. It may be lost in
Mail the registration form and checks to: Registration Desk,
San Mateo Adult School, 789 E.Poplar Avenue, San Mateo,
CA 94401. You are registered in the class otherwise notified.
Download an Adult School Registration Form by clicking
here. Please use a separate form for each
Write a valid Visa or Master Card number on the registration
form. We only take Master Card and Visa. No Discover, American
Express, or other credit card.
Step 3. Fax the completed registration form to
650-762-0232. You are registered in the class otherwise notified.
Register Monday through Thursday (8:00 AM to 8:00 PM) and
Friday (8:00 AM to 4:00 PM) at the San Mateo Adult School
office, 789 E. Poplar Avenue (between North Delaware and Humboldt),
Academic counseling is available at the Adult School office.
Please call 558-2116 for information or to make an appointment.
No confirmation of enrollment will be sent. We will return
your check if the class you select has already been filled,
or if it is canceled. If we are unable to enroll you in the
classes you have selected, you will be notified by phone or
mail. You may contact the Adult Scholl office to request that
you be added to a Standby List. Only students who have been
enrolled in a section will be admitted the first class meeting.
If a listed pre-registration date for s class has passed,
call the Adult School office at 558-2100 to check for space
FOR NON ATTENDANCE
Students will be dropped if they do not attend the first class
The San Mateo Adult School accepts:
($20.00 bills or smaller for walk-in registration only)
and MasterCard (mail or fax)
fax number is (650) 762-0232.
Personal checks (mail or walk-in registration)
The San Mateo Adult School gives refund ONLY if a class is
ON LINE CLASSES
For questions about online classes,
contact Tom Jung before
your class begins.
If a check is returned to us due to insufficient funds,
a $10.00 fee will be assessed. Continuing in the program is
contingent upon receiving full and valid payment.
Some classes require the purchase of books while others
include the book in the published fee. ESL classes do not
require the purchase of books; many students prefer to own
the books they use in class so they may also use them at home.
Books are available in the Adult School office at 789 E.Poplar
Avenue, San Mateo.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEXTBOOKS.
Students taking our
Conversational Italian, Mandarin or Spanish class may need to
purchase their textbooks on-line. Click on the links for more