After you receive your acceptance email
SUBMIT REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
Official copy of final high school transcript, diploma or GED. Homeschooled students should submit a Homeschool Completion Form after graduation.
• Apply for Financial Aid.
• TAKE THE BASIC SKILLS ASSESSMENT & NEW STUDENT WORKSHOP
You will receive your acceptance via Email. Now you need to schedule an appointment for the computerized Basic Skills Assessment (BSA). Danielson: 860-412-7220 or Willimantic Center: 860-423-1824.
The BSA is approximately two hours.
Danielson students: A brief new student workshop will take place before the BSA. The workshop will include: navigating the QVCC website, logging into the MyCommNet portal, student Email, reviewing your financial aid eligibility & payment options.
Additional information on the BSA & sample tests
BSA Waiver form
with one of the two items below:
If you have taken the SAT or ACT you might be exempt from taking the BSA if you have scored accordingly:
SAT of ACT Scores
Eligible SAT scores: Critical Reading or Writing = 450 or higher
Math = 500 or higher
Eligible ACT scores: English = 21 or higher
English and Reading = 47 or higher
Math = 18-21
Submitting your SAT scores
Assessment for placement in higher level mathematics may require testing. Students must provide copies of SAT or ACT test results.
• REGISTER FOR CLASSES
It is recommended that you meet with an advisor before you register for your courses for your first semester.
Danielson campus: Advisors are available in the Student Success Center, located across from the cafeteria. Call 860-412-7266 to make an appointment or stop by the Center.
Willimantic center: Advisors are available on a walk-in basis or by calling 860-423-4491 to make an appointment.
(Be sure to bring unofficial transcripts for any pre-requisite waivers)
Or you can register online yourself
If you have a disability of any type and wish to self-disclose, please contact Jim Grimord, Director of Disability Services at 860-412-7215, Chris Scarborough at 860-412-7286, or John Lepore (Willimantic) at 860-423-4625 to request a Self-Disclosure form. This form is necessary for all learners who request accommodations.
• Pay tuition and fees for your course(s) or make payment arrangements.
You must pay at least the "fee" portion of the total cost at the time of registration, or be approved for financial aid.
If you register on or after the date when tuition is due in full and have not been approved for financial aid, you must make payment in full or pay fees, sign up for the payment plan and be able to pay the first installment.
• Purchase your textbooks and materials.
• Attend New Student Orientation
• Start Classes, study hard, and have fun!