Students Entering Shelton State Community College for the First Time
Students may enter at the beginning of each semester. Students are urged to make application several weeks in advance of the term they wish to enroll.
Application for Admission
All students must complete the online application for admission, submit the residency signature page, and submit a valid photo ID. Applicants may submit the documentation in person to Enrollment Services or by mail or email. All mailed and emailed copies must be clear and fully legible. All requested information on the application must be provided. Applications will not be processed until all parts of the application are received; application information, signature page, and photo ID.
Acceptable forms of identification:
- One primary form of documentation such as an unexpired Alabama driver’s license; an unexpired Alabama identification card; an unexpired U.S. passport; an unexpired U.S. permanent resident card; a voter identification card from a state that verifies lawful presence can be submitted by email, mail, or in person.
- For admission to an Alabama Community College System institution, all international applicants must provide in person: a VISA acceptable to the United States and an official translated copy of the student’s high school/college transcript; a minimum score on an approved English as a Foreign Language exam as specified in the guidelines; signed, notarized statement verifying adequate financial support; and documentation demonstrating adequate health and life insurance which must be maintained during enrollment. An applicant who fails to satisfy the requirements of 1 or 2 will not be admitted to Shelton State Community College. Students enrolled in an Alabama Community College System institution prior to the implementation of this policy will not be affected by the requirements of this section.
Students entering Shelton State Community College may be admitted by satisfying the following requirements in one of the following classifications: