Admissions and Registration Checklist
- TCC offers 3 terms each academic year: Fall, Spring and Summer.
- Terms include several sessions with individual start and end dates.
- Registration for a session ends 1 calendar week prior to its start date.
- See Undergraduate Tuition Payment Due Dates by Term.
- If you are a First-Time-in-College student, you must apply at least 2 weeks prior to the beginning of a session.
If you are holding any type of visa must contact the International Admissions Office for admission assistance – 817-515-1570.
Submit an application for admission
- Online through TCC's Active Apply application
- In person at any campus Registrar’s Office
- Allow two business days for processing
Submit required supporting documents
- High School Transcript (not generally required for college transfer students)
- GED Certificate or Scores (not generally required for college transfer students)
- Early High School Enrollment Form (if applicable)
- Official Transcript from each previously attended regionally accredited college/university
- Scores for TSI Exemption (ACT, SAT, STAAR, TAKS)
- Scores for approved Placement Test taken at other college/university
- Individual Approval Form (if applicable)
- Residency documentation (if applicable)
- Meningitis documentation (if under 22 years old)
Receive notice of acceptance
- Log in to WebAdvisor to activate accounts.
- Request evaluation of transfer credits online through WebAdvisor Student Menu (if applicable). An official transcript from each previously attended regionally accredited college/university must be on file prior to the evaluation.
Plan for payment of tuition and fees
- Apply for Financial Aid (if applicable)
- Go to the College for All Texans website for information concerning eligibility for tuition exemptions and/or waivers.
- Submit required documentation to Registrar’s Office.
- Review payment options
Take required placement tests (if applicable)
- Pay $29 testing fee in Business Services.
- Placement testing is generally required for all new-to-college students and some transfer or returning students. If you have a ACT, SAT, STAAR or TAKS score you may submit a score report for possible exemption from Texas State Initiative (TSI) requirements.
- If you are a high school student who lives in Tarrant County or attends a Tarrant County high school, you are eligible to take a the TSI-A at no cost for the first attempt. Subsequent attempts at taking the TSI-A are $11 while you are still in high school.
Schedule an appointment with an academic advisor
- Required for ALL First-Time-in-College Students – includes:
- Test score review
- Student Success/Texas Success Initiative Plan review
- New Student Group Advisement (NSGA) and Orientation to College
- If you are a transfer student, you must see an advisor prior to completing 15 hours at TCC.
Finalize arrangements for payment of tuition & fees
- Register for classes.
- Obtain campus parking permit (1st free, replacement $5).
- Obtain college ID (1st free, replacement $10).
- Purchase required textbooks and supplies.
- Become familiar with the campus and locate classroom(s).
- Attend classes per your class schedule.
- Instructors may drop students for non-attendance.
- Receive final grades at the end of the term.
- Print an unofficial TCC transcript from WebAdvisor.
Registering for Classes
- Access WebAdvisor
- Click Students
- Scroll to Registration
- Click Find Sections
- Select term
- Select course(s)
- Review listing of available sections
- Select available section for each course
- If applicable
- Select Student Success course (STSC-0111 Transition to College) first.
- Select required developmental education courses next.
You are not registered yet - Please continue through payment process
- Select Proceed to Registration.
- Review class selections
- Choose Register or Remove from List for each “Preferred Sections”
- Choose option for “If one of my choices is not available”
- Click “Submit”
- Review and print final class schedule.
- Review and print textbook information for each class.
- Choose payment option.
- Complete payment process.
- Log out of WebAdvisor.
Payment arrangements must be complete to finalize registration!
For further information and assistance call 817-515-TCCD (8223).
Updated May 26, 2016