Northwestern CT Community College is becoming CT State Northwestern on July 1, 2023.
The CT State admissions application is now open for Fall 2023 Enrollment.

Select an application below based on when you’d like to enroll.

 Summer 2023 Application  | Fall 2023 Application

All continuing, degree-seeking students will become CT State students as of July 1, 2023.

Apply to Northwestern Connecticut Community College


Come visit the Office of Admissions and meet our admissions staff, no appointment necessary!

We are located at 119 N. Main Street in Winsted, CT, in the Greenwoods building (Suite 219). Come see us Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm. You can also email us at or request a phone/video call with a Northwestern staff member here! 

Are you eligible for PACT, the statewide tuition-free program for degree-seeking applicants?

Meet the Admissions Staff!

Isabella Pinto | | 860-738-6356
Ask me about: General admission, PACT, Student Clubs & Organizations, Student Life, and Extra-Curricular Activities!
Fun Fact: I used to be a captain and coach for debate teams and mock trial!
Preet Singh | | 860-738-6329
Ask me about: Application Status, PACT, Earning College Credits While in High School, CT Community College Transcript Evaluations!
Fun Fact: I was the Head Boy (Class President) of my High School and used to be an EMT.

Charli Klein | Campus Ambassador | 860-738-6357
Ask me about: How to Apply, Campus Tours, What Classes are Like, How to Become a Student Worker.
Fun Fact:  I love sunrise hikes in the woods and have taken 9 years of French.

Degree-seeking students

You would like to earn an associate degree or a certificate and may want to transfer to a four-year college or university to continue your education.

Non-degree-seeking students

If you only want to take a few courses and decide on your degree later, this option is for you. Non-degree students are not eligible for financial aid or for the PACT program.

Workforce Development and Continuing Education

The Workforce Development and Continuing Education department handles courses needed for licensing, courses for personal enrichment, and more. You can explore their programs and register for these classes here.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College does not discriminate on the basis of age; ancestry, color; gender identity and expression; intellectual disability; learning disability; mental disorder; physical disability; marital status, national origin; race; religious creed; sex, including pregnancy, transgender status, sexual harassment and sexual assault; sexual orientation; or any other status protected by federal or state laws. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Dr. Ruth Gonzalez, Director of the Office of Student and Community Life, Title IX and Section 504/ADA Coordinator
Goulet House, 1st floor (56 Park Place)

Call (860) 738-6315 or email: