HornetAttain! at Sacramento State
Degree Completion with One-on-One Support

HornetAttain! helps working-age adults who left Sacramento State before graduating, return to complete their degree.

Our adult-friendly advisors understand the challenge of balancing work, family, and financial obligations. They provide one-on-one guidance and support to help you return to Sac State and achieve your personal and professional goals. 

Coming back is easier than you think. 
You can do it. We can help. 

President Nelsen headshot

“We have a responsibility to serve all students, including those who started college but had to stop out along the way. We are thrilled to welcome these individuals back through this new degree completion initiative. Stingers up!”

Robert S. Nelsen
President, Sacramento State

Why complete? 

The power of a degree is immense. It can lead to career development, result in $1.2 million more in lifetime earnings, build a culture of education within families, improve self-esteem and inspire others to achieve their dreams.  


By the Numbers

April Jacek in her graduation cap and gown

How It Works

HornetAttain! is here to connect learners with an Achievement Advisor who understands the unique needs of and resources available to adult learners and will guide you as you complete your degree. 

Student Success Story
Veunta Dailey sits in front of the State Capitol building

Veunta Dailey
Bachelor of Arts in Child Development

Veunta Dailey says she went in and out of college until the day her employer went out of business. “I knew a degree completion program would help me to finally complete my bachelor’s degree and realize my true potential in real time.” Veunta’s story is featured in Access Magazine.