Become a Student


There is no fee to apply to the college.

If you have a disability, you are advised to seek support from Disability Services in the Center for Student Success at this time.  This office has an array of services which can assist with enrollment and academic success.

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Placement Testing

You will be evaluated in your reading, writing, and math skills to make sure you are placed in the appropriate level course. Learn more...

Make an appointment to test or see test exemptions.

Choosing the Right Courses

The right courses will depend on your major.  Different degree programs require that you complete different courses.

Full time students - sign up for an Orientation through Ocean Connect. 

Part time students – review the online orientation, view your chosen degree program curriculum guide, or discuss with an Academic Advisor.

Need a course suggestion? – ACAD 155 Student Success  – This First Year Experience course is a three credit course designed to provide a foundation of academic success for first year students at OCC.

Register for Your Classes

There are a variety of times and locations offered for most courses. 

Full Time students register at Orientation

Part time students review your degree program’s curriculum guide use Web Advisor to search for available class sections, choose course sections, submit your registration form at the Registration and Records Office.

Payment is due at the time of registration