Returning Student

You are a Returning Student if you previously attended COCC and are returning after a year or more absence.
Getting started at COCC is easy and we're here to help you succeed! Just follow these steps and you'll be on the path to a great education.

1 Re-Apply for Admission
If you are returning to COCC after a one-year or more absence, update your COCC application.
2 Activate your Account
Set up your COCC account by resetting your password.
3 View Bobcat Welcome

Bobcat Welcome is an online introduction and takes approximately 30-45 minutes to complete.

4 Explore How to Pay for College
Every student needs a plan to pay for college. Learn about tuition and fees, scholarships, and other payment options. Financial help is available, but you have to start early
5 Provide Official College Transcripts

Have you earned college credit from another college since you last attended COCC?  The transfer credits may apply to your degree requirements, meet course prerequisites, or satisfy the placement requirement.

Request that your official college transcripts be sent to COCC

6 Provide Placement Information
Placement information is required for all students taking credit classes. There are several options for providing placement, including completion of college level math and writing or taking the placement assessment.
7 Advising
Once you have made a Placement Assessment appointment or provided placement information, sign up for your Advising appointment
8 Register for Classes
After your advising appointment, you can register for classes through your Bobcat Web Account
9 Attend Bobcat Orientation
Start your classes with confidence. Get everything you need before the first day of class