Step 1


You may apply online or submit an application to the Office of Admissions & Records. Once your application has been processed, you will receive an acceptance letter that includes your Student ID number.

New Student Orientation
Student studying in Library

Step 2

Financial Assistance

For priority funding:

  • Complete your FAFSA by March 1 of each year
  • Provide supporting documents & WWCC data sheet by May 1
  • Scholarships, Grants, Loans & Work-Study programs are available.
  • Financial Aid applications are accepted year-round; however, funding priority will be given to students who meet early application deadlines noted above.

Step 3

Placement Process

Complete placement process for accurate assessment of your current skill levels. New students should start the Placement Process by going to Retakes are approved by the testing staff on a case-by-case basis and may cost an additional fee. Various documents may be reviewed for placement. Please contact the Testing Center for a list of approved documents eligible for placement evaluation.

Students using library computers
Students on First Day of School

Step 4

New Student Orientation

For Fall Priority Registration, students must complete a New Student Orientation. Dates & sign up for orientation may be found online at beginning May 1. For subsequent quarters, New Student Information Sessions are also offered.

Step 5

Educational Advising & Career Exploration

Students are assigned an advisor based on their program of study and are required to meet quarterly for educational planning and to obtain their Quarterly Registration Number (QRN). Career exploration services are available through the Advising and Counseling Center.

Student with their Advisor
Student studying in Library

Step 6


Students may register online anytime after their scheduled registration time through the first week of the quarter.. Registration times can be found  through MyWWCC student portal. Tuition & Fees are due 10 days prior to the first day of the quarter.

Step 7


Tuition & Fees are usually due 10 days prior to the first day of the quarter. An automatic Payment Plan is available online at

Paying for College Link