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Steps to Registration

Six easy steps that can change your life!

Step 1: Submit your Application for Admission

Complete the online Application for Admission.  Check below for important dates regarding registration. It is your responsibility to request the required documents needed to complete your admissions file. You will not be allowed to register for a second semester until your admissions file is complete.

**Once you apply you will receive an admissions acceptance letter with instructions on contacting a Start Center advisor.**

Spring 2017

Last Day to apply for courses beginning:

January 9: last day to apply is January 2nd - last day to pay is January 6th
January 17: last day to apply is January 9th- last day to pay is January 13th
January 23: last day to apply is January 17th- last day to pay is January 20th
March 13: last day to apply is March 6th - last day to pay is March 10th

Final Tuition Payment Due for August 15th-start courses: Friday, January 6th,  by 4:30 p.m. CDT (or online by Sunday, January 8th, by 11:00 p.m. CDT)

Step 2: Apply for Financial Aid

Fill out a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For more information, call the Go KCTCS! Student Center at 1-855-464-2244 or stop by the Start Center (located on the second floor of the Sullivan Technology Center) for more information.

Step 3: Attend New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is required for all students new to Henderson Community College. You will be scheduled for an orientation session when you meet with a Start Center advisor.

Step 4: Schedule Compass Placement Testing

You will be scheduled for placement testing when you meet with a Start Center advisor. Check the COMPASS information page to determine if you need placement testing.

Step 5: Register Online for Classes (see dates in Step 1 above)

Meet with your advisor to discuss your academic plan and register for classes. (See dates noted in Step 1 above)

Step 6: Pay Tuition and Buy Books

Books may be purchased online through the college bookstore or in person at their location in the Student Center. Please check their website for hours of operation and special information about purchasing your books. For more information contact the HCC bookstore at 270-831-9781.

For more information about any of the above Steps to Registration, you may contact an advisor at 270-827-6158.