Transfer Student - Getting Started Steps

Welcome! We're happy you're here. 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.

Have questions? Watch an overview of your enrollment steps or sign up for an optional Getting Started Appointment where an Admissions Coordinator will support you through the COCC enrollment process. (Important: this is not academic advising & you will not be registering for classes at this appointment).

1  Apply for Admission
Complete your COCC application and pay the $25 non-refundable application fee.
2  Activate your Account
Set up your COCC account by resetting your password and enrolling in Duo Security.
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
If you have transfer credits from previous colleges, the credits may apply to your degree requirements, meet course prerequisites, or satisfy the placement requirement. Request that your official college transcripts and test score reports 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 completed your Placement Assessment 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.

For assistance, please contact Admissions and Records at or 541-383-7500.