Transfer to NCCC in 5 Easy Steps

If you are transferring to Northwestern Connecticut Community College and seeking a degree, it is easy to apply!

The Office of Admissions is located in Greenwoods Hall, 2nd floor at 119 North Main Street, Winsted, CT. We are open Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm. Campus Map

Method 1: Apply Online

Method 2: Print the Application for Admissions and submit the application to:
Office of Admissions, NCCC, Park Place East, Winsted, CT 06098 or fax to (860) 738-6437.

There is NO LONGER AN APPLICATION FEE to apply to Connecticut community colleges.

QUESTIONS?  Contact us!
Phone:  860.738.6330

Send an official copy of your high school transcript or GED certificate to the Office of Admissions at:

Northwestern Connecticut Community College
Office of Admissions
Park Place East
Winsted, CT 06098

Submit official college transcripts for all college-level work you have completed. Transcripts from other Connecticut community colleges may be requested through Official transcripts from other institutions may be mailed directly to:

Northwestern Connecticut Community College
Office of Admissions, ATTN: REBECCA
Park Place East
Winsted, CT 06098

Credit will be granted based on the following:

  • a grade of C- or higher
  • admission as an NCCC degree-seeking student
  • course equivalency to NCCC courses within your selected program of study

If you have questions about your college transcript, please contact

For those born after December 31, 1956, please provide written proof of adequate protection against measles, mumps, and rubella.


For those born after January 1, 1980, please also provide written proof of adequate protection against Varicella (Chicken Pox).

Immunization Form. May be faxed to Admissions, fax 860.738.6437.

Call the Office of Admission at 860.738.6330 to make arrangements to take the test. We encourage all testing students to learn more about the Accuplacer Placement Test and to review for the test. For more information go to

NOTE: Testing requirements may be waived with proof of SAT scores taken within the last two years – 510 or higher in Math and 460 or higher in Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, or the ACT test of 17 Math and 37 combined Writing and Language. Transfer students may be exempt from placement testing after evaluation of official college transcripts.

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.govThe school code for Northwestern Connecticut Community College is 009764. Visit the Financial Aid web page for additional information.