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Admissions Checklist

Admissions Checklist

    •        Online Admissions Form

You can apply online here.

If you have any questions, please contact Admissions

620.431.2820 ext. 502 or ext. 228 (Chanute)

785.242.2067 ext. 324 (Ottawa)


    •        Final High School Transcript

After high school graduation, have your transcript sent to NCCC by mail or fax.

Fax number: 620.431.0082 (Chanute) or 785.242.2068 (Ottawa)

    •         Official College Transcripts

Please have all previous college work mailed directly from each school. No faxed copies will be accepted as official.

    •        Scholarship Application

Please fill this out online at  

If you have questions, contact the Financial Aid Office 620.431.2820 ext. 219 (Chanute)

    •        Placement Test Scores (ACT, SAT, or COMPASS)

If you have not taken a placement test, you will need to take the COMPASS exam.  (Chanute) The CAVE is available from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday thru Thursday, and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday (Ottawa) Testing in the TLC is available from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    •        Apply For Federal Financial Aid

Complete the FAFSA

Contact the Financial Aid Office for Assistance

620.431.2820 ext. 278 (Chanute) or 785.242.2067 ext. 315 (Ottawa)

If you are a current High School student applying for Financial Aid, please send your High School Transcript through the first semester of your senior year.  An official copy will also be required after you graduate, showing your graduation date and signature of a school official.  If you have already graduated from High School/GED, please send your complete High School Transcript. This is for scholarships. Please send them to the Financial Aid Office.

    •        Documentation of Disability

If you have a disability and feel you need special accommodations, please               let us know.

    •        Housing Contract

$125 non-refundable application fee. To fill out the housing contract,

please visit or contact the Coordinator

of Residence and Student Life, at 620.431.2820 ext. 565.


Questions about any of the steps above?

Chanute: 620.431.2820  ext. 228 or 502

Ottawa:  785.242.2067 ext. 324

International: 620.431.2820 ext. 233