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Matriculating Student

  • Are seeking a degree or certificate at RCC
  • May attend full or part-time
  • Are the only RCC students who can be considered for scholarships and financial aid

Matriculate Checklist: Getting Started at RCC


Apply for Admission

  • Submit an online application.
  • Provide any required documentation:
    • Official HS transcript (official English translation, if applicable)

      (Please do not have transcripts sent via email. Email is not a secure medium for transmitting sensitive information. RCC uses two services specifically for securely receiving electronic transcripts: Parchment and Naviance. Please ask your high school to send transcripts via one of these services or by regular postal mail.)
    • High school equivalency (HSE) diploma (formerly GED)
    • Standardized test scores
    • Official transcript of prior college courses if applicable
      (How to submit an official eTranscript?)

Admissions: 845-574-4224 / Technology Center, Rm 8120


Receive Official Email of Acceptance :

  • Immunization Form: fill out and send to Records & Registration
  • Student login password for email and myRCC portal account

Records & Registration: 845-574-4328 / Technology Center, Rm 8110


Apply for Financial Aid

  • Apply for federal and state aid online at
  • Call for appointment or stop in for help

Financial Aid: 845-574-4282 / Technology Center, Rm 8141


Determine Placement & Assessment

Placement & Assessment: 845-574-4288 / Technology Center, Rm 8342


Attend Registration Appointment

  • Meet with advisor to select classes for you plan of study - your assigned recruiter will contact you to schedule an appointment
  • Register for classes
  • Get Student ID card

New Student Orientation (NSO)

  • Receive steps to begin the New Student Orientation process via email
  • Complete Online New Student Orientation

Pay Tuition

  • Pay by due date to avoid being dropped from classes
  • Payment plans and online payments - through myRCC portal
  • Cash, check, MasterCard, VISA, Discover or American Express accepted

Student Accounts: 845-574-4254 / Technology Center, Rm 8100

Accessibility Services
works to facilitate equal access for students with disabilities to the educational programs, services and facilities of RCC.
845-574-4541 / Technology Center, Room 8150

Note: If you are applying to any of the following programs see additional steps to the Admissions process.


Apply Online - Degree or Certificate Program

Non-matriculating Student