I’m Accepted – Now What?
Congratulations on being accepted to ESCC!
If you have questions about what you should do between receiving your acceptance letter and attending your first day of classes, don’t worry! We have you covered.
The first day of classes for your upcoming semester is below:
- For Spring 2017 – Monday, January 9th
- For Summer 2017 – Monday, May 22nd
- For Fall 2017 – Monday, August 21st
Complete your admissions file.
Send us your final transcript or other missing documents. If you are in high school, your final transcript will be issued when you graduate. If you are currently enrolled at another college, this will be ready at the end of your current semester. For more information about how to complete your admissions file, contact the admissions office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (334)347-2623 Ext. 2272
Take the placement test
All new students who have not received satisfactory ACT scores are required to take the ACCUPLACER test. This test helps ESCC determine how to place you in Math, English, and, Reading classes if necessary. There is no cost to take this test. To find out more about the ACCUPLACER, or to schedule a time to test, click here.
Attend new student orientation.
Once you are accepted, you will be provided with information about orientation for new students. Orientation is your first step in successfully transitioning to ESCC. All new undergraduate students are required to attend an orientation session.
You can also learn more about Orientation and register online by clicking here.
Schedule a visit to your desired campus.
If you haven’t visited ESCC yet, now’s the perfect time to take a student-led tour of one of our beautiful campuses. Let ESCC’s knowledgeable Ambassadors show you around campus, then take an individualized tour of our campus. More information about ESCC and AAC campus tours can be found here.
Apply for Scholarships – Deadline is March 1.
ESCC offers numerous scholarships for incoming freshman students. We suggest applying early as our scholarships are competitive and most are awarded early in the admission cycle. The deadline to apply for scholarships March 1. For more information visit the ESCC scholarship page.
Complete your Financial Aid Application.
Over 80% of ESCC students receive some sort of financial aid to help pay for school. Whether you’re trying to discover if you’re eligible for grant money, searching for a work-study position, or interested in taking out student loans, you can fill out your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and determine what your financial aid package will look like. No matter what economic background you come from, there’s always an opportunity to get financial assistance while pursuing a college education here at ESCC. The staff in the ESCC Financial Aid Office is here to make your education as affordable as possible. To apply for financial aid, complete an online Free Application for Federal Student Aid at www.fafsa.ed.gov
Disability Support Services.
Students with disabilities are encouraged to contact Disability Support Services prior to or upon enrollment at ESCC. Requests for services and accommodations will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis and must relate specifically to the student’s disability. For more information about disability accommodations, contact Dr. Felisha Ford, Director of Counseling at email@example.com or (334)347-2293 for more information.