A student wishing to be admitted to Cloud County Community College must meet one of the following requirements:
- A graduate of an accredited high school
- A recipient of a general educational diploma (GED) or equivalent
- A high school freshman enrolled in a recognized gifted program with an IEP and with written permission from the high school principal
Applicants who do not meet any of the above requirements should seek admission as a special student.
Cloud County Community College reserves the right to deny a student admission or readmission if it is determined to be in the best interest of the college community to do so, or if the College is unable to provide the services, courses, or program(s) needed to assist the student in meeting educational objectives.
1. VISIT CAMPUS - Experience Cloud first hand. On your personalized visit you’ll get to meet with an academic advisor in your major, tour campus, meet an athletic coach or activity sponsor, and visit with an admissions counselor. You can schedule a visit anytime Monday-Friday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
2. TAKE THE ACT - Some colleges require it, some don’t. The ACT is not part of Cloud’s admission requirements; however, if you take it and score a 26 or higher, you are eligible for our ACT scholarship. QUICK CODE: ACT number: 1401
*Please note that if you do not take the ACT, there will be placement testing necessary prior to enrollment.
3. APPLY FOR ADMISSION - Applying for Admission to CCCC is easy and FREE! Yes, that’s right. NO APPLICATION FEE!
Apply for Admission here. There is no application fee, but you will need to send a copy of your transcript(s) and ACT scores, if available.
4. SEND TRANSCRIPTS- High School and College transcripts are necessary to gain full admission to CCCC. You will need to contact ALL institutions you have attended and request an Official Transcript be sent to the Admissions office in a sealed envelope.
5. APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIPS - Nearly 90% of Cloud students receive some financial assistance to pay for college. In addition to athletic and activity scholarships, Cloud students can receive academic and foundation scholarships. The deadline is April 1, but you can apply as early as November. For more information on these scholarships or how to apply, contact the admissions team. Apply for Scholarships right now!
6. COMPLETE THE FAFSA - The Free Application for Federal Student Assistance (FAFSA) is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Priority deadline is April 1. QUICK CODE:FAFSA number: 001909 Learn more about Financial Aid.
7. APPLY FOR HOUSING - Incoming Freshmen can apply for campus housing online beginning mid-February. Students must have completed the Application for Admission before they can apply for housing. Personal preference will be granted on a first come, first serve basis. Priority deadline is June 1.
8. GET ENROLLED - We encourage incoming Freshmen to attend an Enrollment event on the Concordia campus. You will receive notification once dates are set. Call Admissions and reserve a spot to enroll. If you cannot make one of the scheduled enrollment events, other options are available. Geary County campus students can contact Student Services to set up enrollment.
These are the steps for students new to Cloud County Community College. There may be additional steps or different procedures for other students. See Additional Admissions Procedures for more information.
International Students should follow the International Student Admissions Procedures.