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Enrollment Services is Open

Contact us at 719-502-2000,, or stop by Centennial or Rampart Range campuses.

As a reminder, all students, visitors and employees must wear face coverings in all PPCC buildings.

New students are new to college or are a recent high school graduate

We are glad you are considering Pikes Peak Community College! Follow these steps to become a student at PPCC.

1. Apply for Admission to Pikes Peak Community College

  • The admission application is free!
  • You can apply any time of the year
  • You will be accepted as a Pikes Peak Community College Student

View the PPCC Admission Application Tutorial in English or Spanish.

Start your Admission Application

2. Complete the Mandatory New Student Orientation

Summer & Fall 2021 Semester Students
New summer and fall semester students must complete the mandatory New Student Orientation. The orientation is offered on-demand online.

All new students must complete the orientation before registering for Summer or Fall 2021 classes (registration is open).

Start New Student Orientation

3. Meet with an Academic Advisor

You will meet with an advisor by phone or through a virtual appointment. They will talk to you about your goals and help you select classes that you can be successful in.

Before you meet with an advisor, submit any high school transcripts, college transcripts, or test scores you have, through the Academic History Form.

It’s best if you are at a computer when you meet with an advisor so that you can register for the classes they recommend.


Submit your Academic History

Meet with an Academic Advisor

4. How to Pay for College

1. Submit the FAFSA
Financial aid is based on your income and offered in multiple forms:

  • Grants (money you do not pay back)
  • Loans (money you must pay back)
  • Work Study (a type of student employment)
  • Scholarships (money you do not pay back)

Complete your FAFSA for the desired aid year OR update your FAFSA with PPCC's school code: 008896.

If you need help completing the FAFSA, we encourage you to attend the FAFSA Lab or visit Centennial or Rampart Range campuses to meet with a financial aid advisor.

Learn more about Financial Aid


2. Apply for College Opportunity Fund (COF)
COF is a tuition contribution provided by the State of Colorado to students who meet the qualifications to receive in-state tuition rates.

Apply for COF


3. Apply for Scholarships
Apply for PPCC scholarships using the general PPCC scholarship application. The application is open between November and February.

Apply for Scholarships


4. Self-Pay
PPCC offers multiple self-payment options.

5. Register for Classes

Class registration begins leading up to the fall, spring and summer semesters.

Summer 2021 semester: Registration opens March 15
Fall 2021 semester: Registration opens March 15

Learn how to register for classes.

Each semester has more than one parts of term. View the instructional calendars to see your options.

Summer and Fall 2021 Instructional Calendar

View Book

2020 PPCC Viewbook Cover

Download your copy of our viewbook to learn more about our programs and how you can find your way to rewarding careers with Pikes Peak Community College.

Download En Espanol

Visit Campus

Tour one of our campus locations before you start classes.


Helpful Tips

View questions and answers we are often asked by new students.

Helpful Tips

Enrollment Services Locations and Office Hours

Enrollment Services is open.

Contact Enrollment Services at 719-502-2000, at or stop by Centennial or Rampart Range campuses.


Hours of Operation

Monday  |  8 am - 6 pm (5 - 6 pm remote service only)
Tuesday  |  8 am - 6 pm (5 - 6 pm remote service only)
Wednesday  |  8 am - 5 pm
Thursday  |  8 am - 5 pm
Friday  |  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday  |  Closed

Centennial Campus (CC)

Room A110, Aspen Building
5675 S. Academy Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80906


Rampart Range Campus (RRC)

Room S102 
2070 Interquest Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80921


Downtown Studio Campus (DTSC) - Temporarily Closed

Room S102
100 W. Pikes Peak Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Have a question about becoming a student at PPCC? Fill out the form below to be contacted by an admission counselor.