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PPCC is an open-door institution

We are glad you are considering attending 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).

Returning and transfer students are not required to complete the orientation; however, we encourage you to complete it to learn valuable information to help you register for classes and succeed at PPCC.

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. Colorado Student Grants
Determine if you qualify for Colorado Student Grants.

Learn more about Colorado Student Grants

 

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 Specific to DACA, Dreamers, and Undocumented Students

Apply for scholarships specific to DACA, Dreamers, and Undocumented Students and apply for PPCC scholarships using the general PPCC scholarship application. The PPCC scholarship application is open between November and February.

Apply for DACA, Dreamers and Undocumented Students scholarships

Apply for PPCC 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

Visit Campus

Tour one of our campus locations before you start classes.

Register

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 enrollment@ppcc.edu 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.