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
  • Start the Sponsored HS Connections RTEC Referral form

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. Then plan your time; completing all steps may take 4-10 days.

Step 1: Complete Online RTEC Application

You need an L# to register for Lane classes.

College Now students: 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. Planned Program of Study: Choose the major that you think you may be interested in 

Complete Online RTEC Application

If you are brand new to Lane, within 2 business days you'll get an L# via email. Your L# is required for the next steps. 

If you already have an L# from College Now, you do not have to wait to continue with the next steps.


Step 2: Submit a HS Connections RTEC Form

All new students must submit this form. 

Non-sponsored student

If your a high school student paying out of pocket, submit the Non-Sponsored HS Connections RTEC Referral form.

Sponsored student

If your school district will pay for your courses, submit the Sponsored HS Connections RTEC Referral form.

    • Confirm with your school district that they submitted a Billing Authorization every term to Sponsored Accounts

Step 3: Proof of Writing Level

You must prove your writing level before advising and registration. If you want to register for some science and math courses, you must also prove your math level. 

Choose one method to prove your writing/math level:

Contact the High School Connections Advisor to get a list of recommended classes based off your writing level and major interest

Complete Placement Testing at Lane

Step 4: Complete the Student Information Session

Once you log into myLane, you will complete this online information session. You must complete this before continuing with registration.

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 use the Lane student email as their primary communication with Lane.

Claim Student Email Address

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

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

Schedule an appointment with HSC Advisor