High School Students

High School Seniors 

You should apply as a freshman if you have never attended college before. Westchester Community College has an open admissions policy for students who have graduated from high school with a Regents or local diploma, and for those with a high school equivalency diploma (GED). Students who receive an IEP diploma are not guaranteed admission to the college. IEP diploma students may apply to the College’s 24 College Credit GED program and meet program requirements. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions at or 914-606-6735.

To apply you should:

Apply for Admission
All students are encouraged to apply online. Click here to apply online or download the admissions paper application. Students applying online must pay the $35 non-refundable application fee with a credit card. Students using the paper application must submit the application with the $35 non-refundable application fee (check or money order) to the Office of Admissions located in the Administration Building Room 210. 

Please note, email and letter notifications with next steps are sent to students approximately one week after applications are processed.

High School Transcript/GED Diploma

All applicants must have their high school send a final high school transcript with the date of graduation to the Office of Admissions located in the Administration Building Room 210. Transcripts may be sent by mail or by email to High School Equivalency Diploma recipients must submit an official copy of their GED Diploma and scores.

Ways to acquire an application form: