Apply to SFSC online. You will receive a letter of acceptance that gives you information about signing up for orientation and lists any additional information you may need to provide to complete your admission to SFSC. There is a $15 application fee.
You must submit your transcripts from:
Use SFSC’s Transcript Request Form to request official transcripts from high schools and colleges. Visit the Florida Department of Education to request GED transcripts. Each transcript must be sent directly from the school or college to SFSC by mail or electronic transfer. Faxed copies are not official transcripts. Be aware that some colleges charge a small fee for issuing transcripts and will not respond to your request until the fee is paid.
New students are required to take a college placement test before enrolling in SFSC. Placement tests are offered at every SFSC campus and center. Contact the SFSC Testing Center to determine which placement test you are required to take and to make your testing appointment.
All new and transfer students are required to complete GPS New Student Orientation before they receive advising and register for classes. Orientation is offered at every SFSC campus and center. For more information, email the SFSC Career Development Center or call 784-7412.
You must consult an advisor if you are:
Seek Advisement From:
Associate Degree Program
Advisor or Campus Director
College Certificate Program
Advisor or Campus Director
Occupational Certificate Program
Advisor, Campus Director, Department Chair, Program Manager, or Appropriate Faculty
Bachelor’s Degree Program
Consult the web pages of the bachelor’s degree program you wish to enter to learn about its specific application and advising process.
View SFSC’s Financial Aid and Scholarships section to learn more about applying for and tracking your financial aid. Your first step is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. The FAFSA is the primary source used to determine your eligibility for financial aid. You may also be able to apply for scholarships through the SFSC Financial Aid Office; 784-7254.
Pay your tuition and fees before the payment deadline; otherwise, you will be dropped from your classes. You can make payments through Panther Central or at the Cashier’s Office in Building B, Highlands Campus, or at your hometown SFSC campus or center.
Purchase textbooks and supplies at the SFSC Campus Bookstore, located in the lobby of Building B, Highlands Campus, or online. Bring your class schedule with you to make sure you purchase the correct textbooks.
You can get a student ID and parking decal at any SFSC campus or center. At the Highlands Campus, get student IDs from the Office of the Registrar and parking decals from the Cashier’s Office, which are both located in the Building B Welcome Center.