What is a Returning Student?

A returning student is a student who was previously enrolled. A returning student should complete one of the following re-enrollment paths.

Path 1: A student who was enrolled during one of the two most recent semesters prior to the semester or term for which he or she is planning to attend.

  • Step 1: Schedule Meeting with your Academic Advisor to plan schedule.
  • Step 2: Register for classes: Detailed instructions are provided on the Getting Started page.
  • Step 3: Review your Financial Aid status: Students interested in applying and learning more should click here.
  • Step 4: Pay Tuition and Fees by the Deadline: Payment option information is available at the Business Office page.

 Path 2: A student who has not been enrolled for two or more consecutive semesters.

  • Step 1: Complete NC Residency Determination by clicking here. This MUST be done before applying.
  • Step 2: Apply to WCC- Complete your online application by clicking here.
  • Step 3: Submit Official Transcripts (if applicable)- Contact the admissions office at 336-838-6135 to verify status.
  • Step 4: Take the Placement Test (if applicable)- Contact the admissions office at 336-838-6136 to verify status. 
  • Step 5: Apply for Financial Aid: Students interested in applying and learning more should click here.
  • Step 6: Attend Student Orientation (if not enrolled for three or more years) and Register for Classes!

Contact Information

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Elisabeth Blevins, MA
Director of Admissions
Phone: 336-838-6145

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