Congratulations on Your Decision to Attend DCC!
The easiest way to apply is online. Click the appropriate link to access the correct
application based on your plans.
New and Transfer Degree-Seeking Student – You wish to attend college and would like to enroll in a degree or certificate
program as a full- or part-time student. You may also submit the print version of the admissions application.
Readmitted Student – You have been away from the college two or more consecutive semesters and were previously matriculated (degree-seeking) and wish to re-enter as a degree-seeking
student. This is the application to complete if you have been told that you have a
Credit Courses (not enrolling in a degree program):
Part-Time Non-Degree Study – You are not interested in receiving a degree or financial aid from Dutchess Community
College and wish to attend as a part-time student (11 or fewer credits). In addition,
students attending another college who wish to take summer or winter courses at DCC
should choose this link. You may also view and print the non-matriculated student information form.
X-College Connection (HS Only) – You have been approved to take a DCC course at your high school and were told you
needed to complete the online application.
Continuing Education Programs:
English as a Second Language (ESL): Improve your English abilities; grammar, reading, writing, listening and speaking
are practiced throughout the course. Students are placed in an appropriate level to
maximize their learning.
High School Equivalency (HSE): To earn a High School Equivalency diploma, you must take the Test Assessing Secondary
Completion (TASC) Exam. Our program provides interactive and engaging preparation
classes that cover the five subject areas of the TASC examination.
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics
Act, or Clery Act, mandates that all Title IV institutions, without exception, prepare,
publish and distribute an Annual Security Report. This report consists of two basic
parts: disclosure of the College's crime statistics for the past three years; and
disclosures regarding the College's current campus security policies. The Dutchess
Community College Annual Security Report is available in portable document format
[PDF] by clicking here.