Apply to NCCC as a Transfer Student
The Office of Admissions is now open to the general public.
We are located at 119 N. Main Street in Winsted, CT, in the Greenwoods building (Suite 219). When the campus is open to the general public, you may visit the Office of Admissions Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm to assist you in achieving your educational goals. Please bring a mask with you to wear at all times.
Thank you for your interest in transferring to Northwestern CT Community College!
In order to prepare for your application process, please be sure you have access to the following items to include in your application portal:
- Proof of High School Completion
Proof includes: final high school transcript with graduation date, diploma, GED certificate, or college transcript that shows you have completed a degree program.
- Proof of Immunizations
Proof includes documentation of two inoculation dates for Measles, Mumps, and Rubella and two inoculation dates for Varicella or a verified date that you had the Chicken Pox. (Varicella is not required for anyone born before 1980). These records can be ordered from your pediatrician or your current doctor’s office. There will be a “Proof of Immunization” document in your application portal that you can give to your doctor’s office. You may also request a “titer” test. A “titer” test is a lab test that shows your immunity levels. Talk with your doctor’s office or a local medical lab to request this option.
- College Transcript
Official transcripts are required to transfer your college credit. Request the transcript from the institution where you earned the credit. After requesting the official transcript be sent directly to us, please fill out the Credit Evaluation Form so we can evaluate it and award credit.
You are welcome to begin your application without submitting these items, but you will not be admitted until these items have been uploaded to your application portal.
After you complete an application (the next step) it is important that you upload documents into your application portal to complete your process. You can follow the screen shots provided below to help guide you.
To submit transfer credits for evaluation, please request official college transcripts from the institution where you earned them and fill out the Credit Evaluation Form.
After you submit your application, you must:
- Select that application and look for the “Action”” link under “View.”
If you have read steps 1 and 2 above, you are ready to start an application!
Apply Online Here (There is no application fee.)
If you have applied to any CT community college – even for a high school program – you will have an account already and will need to remember the email and password you used previously. You may request a password reset on the “Create an account” page through the link above.
Don’t know what program to choose but you would like to earn a degree? Choose “General Studies” or Liberal Arts and Sciences” as your major in the application.
QUESTIONS? Contact us!
While it is optional, students are encouraged to apply for financial aid. To be eligible for financial aid you must enroll, either full-time or part-time, in a degree program or approved certificate. If you are interested in applying for financial aid, you should complete the online Free Application for Northwestern CT Community College Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov. The school code for Northwestern Connecticut Community College is 001398. Visit the Financial Aid web page for additional information.