2014-2015 APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION
Welcome to the Tri-County Community College Online Application
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Please read the following
information before you proceed!
IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY ATTENDED COLLEGE CURRICULUM
CLASSES AT TRI-COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PLEASE CONTACT THE ADMISSIONS OFFICE @
828-837-6810 TO BE
without a Social Security Number
Applications submitted without a Social Security Number (SSN)
require additional processing. If you choose not to disclose your SSN, entry of
your application will be delayed. In addition, you should be aware that for
some purposes, for example tuition tax credit documents (1098T) and federal
financial aid, social security numbers are required.
BEFORE YOU CONTINUE: If you are in one of these
categories below, please do not complete this application. Follow instructions
Changing Your Program of Study:
do not attempt to change your current program of
study by submitting or resubmitting an online application. Current or returning
students who wish to change their programs of study should visit or contact the
Student Affairs office located in the Harper building on the
main campus or the Shope building at the Graham County Center
to obtain a Request
to Re-enter or Change Major Form.
do not attempt to change or update your personal information by submitting or
resubmitting an online application. Current or returning students who wish to
change or update his/her personal information may do so by visiting the Student
Affairs office located in the Harper building on the main campus or the
Shope building at the Graham County Center to obtain a Name
Change Request Form and/or an Address
& Phone Change
Last updated: 2/27/2014 9:54:00 AM ET
- Complete this online application. After you are finished, click the 'SUBMIT' button located on the left column of the application and follow the directions.
- Print the application agreement statement that appears after you submit the
completed online application and keep it for your records. (Additional instructions may be included on the submittal screen)
- Make arrangements for official transcripts from all high schools and/or colleges attended and test scores to be sent to the admissions office.
- Make arrangements for official test-score reports to be sent to the admissions office.
Career and College Promise (CCP) Applicants:
If your high school counselor has pre-approved you for participation in Career & College Promise, you may complete and submit your application. Otherwise, you must complete the CCP
Status Form and select specific CCP Pathway(s) before completing this application.
You will be required to provide your NC Student Number (formerly NC WISE ID) or Unique Identifier when completing the status form, if you do not know your NC Student Number, you will find it on your most recent report card, or you may obtain your ID from your high school counselor.
NC private school or home school students: If you do not know whether you have an NC Student Number, please take your next steps based on the following information:
If you were a NC public student in 2008 or later, please contact the school or district where you attended school. The district will have a record of
your NC Student Number and can provide that for you.
If you are a current NC private school student who has not attended an NC public school since 2008, please check with the counselor at your private school; some private
school students receive NC Student Numbers under certain circumstances.
If you are a NC private school or home school student and do not have an NC Student Number, you may obtain a Unique Identifier (UID) by
Once you have completed the CCP Status Form and your counselor has approved your pathway selection, please review the information below carefully, then complete and submit your
application. Your NC Student Number/UID also will be required on Screen 2 of the application.
Please be aware of the following:
You should identify yourself as a CCP participant on Screen 3 of the application.
You should print the application agreement statement that appears after you submit the completed online application and keep it for your records. (Additional instructions may be included on the submittal screen.)
During the application process, you will be asked to identify the College Transfer and/or Career & Technical Education, OR a Cooperative and Innovative High Schools pathway in which
you wish to participate. If you are unsure, you may save your application and return to it later.
You will not be able to submit an incomplete application.
You should arrange for official transcripts from all high schools and colleges attended as well as required test scores to be sent to the appropriate community college admissions office.
If you have additional questions about the C&CP program, please see your high school counselor. You may also find that
the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) provides the answers to many questions.
High School Transcripts
Most North Carolina public high schools now have the capability to electronically send official high school transcripts to all 110 North Carolina colleges and
universities through CFNC.org. We encourage you to visit your school counselor to verify coursework and grades prior to requesting an electronic transcript.
To send an electronic transcript, you must:
Make sure you have entered the following information in your profile and/or CFNC.org online admission application:
- First and Last name - This must match your legal name (use the name that appears on your report card, or check with your high school counselor).
NC Student Number (formerly NC WISE Student ID) - is your North Carolina public high school student identifier number and is only applicable to
North Carolina High School students. Providing the NC Student Number is voluntary and if provided, will give you the opportunity to request your high school
- Current high school (or high school at time of graduation)
- Date of birth
- E-mail address
Be currently enrolled at or graduated from in 2013, a participating public high school in North Carolina that has converted from NC WISE to PowerSchool/HomeBase.
If you are not sure about your school's current status or status at the time you graduated, check with your school counselor.
As of November 13, 2013, electronic transcripts for some schools are now being processed from NC DPI's new PowerSchool system. Please refer to the
list of schools spreadsheet to see if your school is in a district that has chosen to send from the new
PowerSchool system, or if your school is in a district that has chosen to send from the NC WISE system. The differences are described below.
PowerSchool: This means that currently enrolled students can now send electronic transcripts that contain their current student information from PowerSchool.
Please note there will be a temporary process change for electronic transcripts until later this academic year for students who graduated in summer 2013 or before. NC DPI is in the process of
migrating historical data from NC WISE to PowerSchool. If you graduated in summer 2013 or before, you will need to contact your high school directly to request a transcript.
NC WISE: This means that all currently enrolled students and former students can send electronic transcripts that contain their information from NC WISE. For currently enrolled seniors, please
note that transcripts from NC WISE do not include any courses in which you are currently enrolled (Fall 2013).
Over the next few weeks NC DPI is working to transition all remaining schools to the new PowerSchool system. Please check this message area and the list of schools spreadsheet (link above) for
the latest information.
If these conditions were met when you submitted your CFNC.org online application, you will then be presented with the option to request your high school transcript
be sent electronically to that institution.
If you submitted an online admission application through another website or university portal, we encourage you to request your high school transcript be sent
electronically to that institution from the CFNC Transcript Manager (located under the Apply tab → To College → Transcript Manager).
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Murphy, NC 28906-7919
How to Use the Tri-County Community College Online Application
To complete the online application, simply type your answers in the corresponding fields or
select your answers from the popup lists (where applicable).
After you complete a screen, click the NEXT button at the bottom or on one of the sections
listed on the left column to move to a different screen. Before you are allowed to jump screens,
we will inspect your data on the current screen for errors or inconsistencies. If errors or
omissions are found, you will be returned to the screen to correct your answer(s). Otherwise,
your data will be saved and you will proceed to the requested screen. We also allow you to skip
to another screen without your new data being saved. Be aware that if you use the Skip & Jump
function on the left column, data on the current screen will not be saved and will have to be
re-entered prior to submittal.
When you have completed the application please check your work. When you are ready, click
the 'SUBMIT' button located on the left column to submit the application.
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