Registration

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How To Register For Classes

Student Type:

New

New Students

(Never Applied, or *Applied but Never Attended)

  1. Submit an Admission’s (blue) Application & Request SAT Waiver If eligible at the Admissions Office (L-111), (203) 332-5100. (You can APPLY ONLINE when available or download the application here.) (* If you have applied but never attended see below.)
  2. Prepare for Placement Test at Center for Academic Progress (CAP) (LH-A227), (203) 332-8585.
  3. Schedule Placement Test online.

  4. Contact Health Services for MMRV (Measles/ Mumps/ Rubella/ Varicella) immunization requirement (L-111).
  5. Sign up for a LAUNCH: New Student Group Advising Session.
  6. Check Status of Financial Aid (L-111-A), (203) 332-5047.
  7. Register at the Registrar’s Office (L-113) and proceed to Bursar’s Office (L-123) if no Financial Aid.
  8. * Students who have applied to HCC in the past but have never attended should use the Reactivation Application, download here.

New Students

If You Have Never Applied or Have Applied but Never Attended*

Registration Steps

All offices listed below are located in Lafayette Hall

  • Submit an Admission (blue) Application & Request SAT Waiver, if eligible, at the Admissions Office (L-111), (203) 332-5100. You can APPLY ONLINE when available or download the application below.

  • Prepare for Placement Test at Center for Academic Progress (CAP) (LH-A227), (203) 332-8585.

  • Schedule Placement Test online.

  • Contact Health Services for MMRV (Measles/ Mumps/ Rubella/ Varicella) immunization requirement (L-111).

  • Register for LAUNCH: New Student Advising Session.

  • Check Status of Financial Aid (L-111-A), (203) 332-5047.

  • Register at Registrar’s Office (L-113) and proceed to Bursar’s Office (L-123) if no Financial Aid.

    *Students who have applied to HCC in the past, but have never attended, should use the Reactivation Application, download here.

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File name: Application for Admission Brochure

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Continuing

Continuing Students Only • Spring 2019

How To Register

  1. Make an appointment with a faculty advisor for a one on one advisement session (during the Spring Session faculty are on campus until the end of May)
  2. If you sign into mycommnet and click on DegreeWorks you will be able to identify who your faculty advisor is. The good news is that if your advisor is unavailable, you can visit ANY of the faculty members within the department.
  3. Once you have met with a faculty advisor and completed your academic plan for the next semester, Visit the course search page on the Housatonic website to access the course schedule
  4. Build your schedule by choosing the days and times that work for you based on the classes you and your advisor agreed-upon
  5. Register!!!! Visit the Registrars office to register in person or Sign into mycommnet and get registered online - which ever works best for you!!!

1. Online 24/7

April 1, 2019 -August 26, 2019

Online Registration is a registration option which involves accessing the college’s website and the link to myCommNet.  In addition to an original registration, you may also add courses.  Please note that this registration option is open to you only if you are paying for your courses with a credit card (VISA, Discover  or Mastercard) or a financial aid award.  All requirements mentioned in previous sections apply to online registration. 

Please note that you CANNOT drop courses online.
More information on myCommNet here


2. Mail

April 1, 2019 - August 9, 2019

Mail your completed Registration Form and payment method to HCC in an envelope. Kindly indicate that you are registering for credit courses.

Mail your registration to:

Housatonic Community College,
Registrar’s Office
900 Lafayette Blvd.
Bridgeport, CT 06604.

Drop-off, mail and fax registrations are normally processed within 24 hours of receipt.  You will receive confirmation of your registration in the mail.  You may also confirm registration at myCommNet.

Download the form located on the bottom of the page.


3. Fax

April 1, 2019 – August 26, 2019

Fax your completed Registration Form and payment method to 203-332-5251. 

Drop-off, mail and fax registrations are normally processed within 24 hours of receipt.  You will receive confirmation of your registration in the mail.  You may also confirm registration at myCommNet.

Download the form located at the bottom of the page


4. Drop-off

April 1, 2019 – August 26, 2019

Drop off your completed Registration Form and method of payment in an envelope and place your envelope in the Drop-Off Box outside the Security Office in Lafayette Hall.   Kindly indicate on the outside of the envelope that you are registering for credit courses.

Drop-off, mail and fax registrations are normally processed within 24 hours of receipt.  You will receive confirmation of your registration in the mail.  You may also confirm registration at myCommNet.

Download the form located at the bottom of the page


5. In-Person

Continuous (Registrar's Office L-113)
8:30-5 Mon-Fri April 1, 2019 – August 26, 2019


Forms To Download


PDF Summer 2019 Registration Form

PDF Fall 2019 Registration Form


Graduation Applications


Please fill out one of the applications below for graduation.

Fall Graduation Application

Spring Graduation Application

Summer Graduation Application

Readmit

Re-Admit Students

(Not Attended HCC in 2 or More Years)

  1. Pick up a Re-Admit Form at the Admissions Office (L-111) or fill it out online.
  2. Contact Health Services for MMRV (Measles/ Mumps/ Rubella/ Varicella) immunization requirement (L-111).
  3. Schedule a placement test (and after they’ve taken the accuplacer)
  4. Meet with an advisor.
  5. Check Status off Financial Aid (L-111-A), (203) 332-5047.
  6. Register in Person at the Registrar’s Office (L-113) and proceed to Bursar’s Office (L-123) if no Financial Aid.

Transfer

Transfer Students

(From another college must provide a copy of an unofficial transcript)

  1. Pick up a blue Application Form at the Admissions Office (L-111). (You can APPLY ONLINE when available or download the application here.)
  2. Contact Health Services for MMRV (Measles/ Mumps/ Rubella/ Varicella) immunization requirement (L-111).
  3. Meet with an Advisor with a copy of your transcript(s) from your prior institution(s)
    1. Official transcripts will be required for an official evaluation of courses via the Transfer Coordinator
    2. In some cases transfer students will be advised to schedule a placement test online
  4. Schedule Placement Test online.
  5. Check Status off Financial Aid (L-111-A), (203) 332-5047.
  6. Register in Person at the Registrar’s Office (L-113) and proceed to Bursar’s Office (L-123) if no Financial Aid.

Winter/Summer

Winter or Summer Classes Only

(Student must provide an unofficial transcript(s) if pre-requisite was taken at another school other than HCC)

  1. Go to the  Admissions Office (L-111).
  2. If Math or English was never taken at a College/ University then Placement Testing is required.
  3. Schedule Placement Test online.
  4. Or meet an Advisor with your transcript in L-112. 
  5. Register at the Registrar’s Office (L-113).
  6. Proceed to Bursar’s Office to make payment (L-123) if no Financial Aid.

International

Information for International Students

There are TWO files required for International Student admission, you must download and submit BOTH of the following:

The Admissions Office assists anyone needing further program information. A personal interview is optional, and those who wish may make an interview appointment by contacting the Admissions Office at 203-332-5100 or by Email to .

Current/Upcoming Registration

SUMMER SESSION ‘19
Three summer sessions available!

FALL ’19 SEMESTER
Registration Starts April 1, 2019

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