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Steps to Registration

Five easy steps that can change your life!

Step 1: Submit your Application for Admission

Complete the online Application for Admission.  Check below for important dates regarding registration.  It is your responsibility to request the required documents needed to complete your admissions file.  You will not be allowed to register for a second semester until your admissions file is complete.

Summer 2015

Last Day to Apply: Monday, May 18

Open Registration: Wednesday, May 20, (2:00 - 6:00 pm)

Final Tuition Payment Due: Friday, May 22 by 4:30 p.m. (or online by Sunday, May 24 by 11:00 p.m. CDT)

Classes Begin: Tuesday, May 26

Fall 2015

Last Day to Apply: Wednesday, August 5

Open Registration: Wednesday, August 12, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. or 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Final Tuition Payment Due: Friday, August 14 by 4:30 p.m. (or online by Sunday, August 16 by 11:00 p.m. CDT)

Classes Begin: Monday, August 17

Other deadlines apply to bi-term classes. Course selection is limited.

Step 2: Apply for Financial Aid

Fill out a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For more information, call the Go KCTCS! Student Center at 1-855-464-2244 or stop by the Start Center (located on the second floor of the Sullivan Technology Center) for more information.

Step 3: Attend New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is required for all students new to Henderson Community College. Contact Brittany Ross at 270-831-9607 if you are interested in completing a new student online orientation.

Step 4: Schedule Compass Placement Testing

Call 270-831-9772 to register for placement testing. Check the COMPASS information page to determine if you need placement testing.

Step 5: Register Online for Classes (see dates in Step 1 above)

Meet with your advisor to discuss your academic plan and register for classes. (See dates noted in Step 1 above)

Step 6: Pay Tuition and Buy Books

Books may be purchased online through the college bookstore or in person at their location in the Student Center. Please check their website for hours of operation and special information about purchasing your books. For more information contact the HCC bookstore at 270-831-9781.

For more information about any of the above Steps to Registration, you may contact an advisor at 270-827-6158.