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Register for Spring 2016

Step 1: Apply For Admission, Financial Aid & Scholarships

Apply for Admissions

You're in the right place. This application is for all student types, including Recent High School Grads, Adult Learners and Transfer Students. See also important dates on the Academic calendar and the Application Deadline Dates.

Apply to Columbus State

You will also need to:

Send your official ACT scores to the Admissions office via 

Send your official transcripts, including CLEP transcripts, AP score reports, final high school transcript, and transcripts from all colleges previously attended via U.S. mail to:

Columbus State Community College
ATTN: Records and Registration Department
PO Box 1609
550 E. Spring St.
Columbus OH 43216
Or via email:


Check your progress.

While you’re waiting for your application to be processed, log back into your application account, which you created when you applied, and check your email for further required documentation and information. Log Back on to Online Application

Apply for Financial Aid

Financial Aid includes a number of grant and loan programs to help you pay for college - the first step is to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Complete the FAFSA at (Columbus State's college code is 006867) to ensure that your financial aid information is processed and that you receive your funds before fees are due.

Financial Aid website

Apply for scholarships or veterans’ benefits.

Once you complete the FAFSA, you might qualify for different types of aid, including grants, loans, and some scholarships. Many scholarships have their own
application process.

Scholarship Page (Deadlines change, so keep checking back!)

Military and Veterans Services

Register with Disability Services, if needed.

For more information on all the services available, visit