The Admissions department provides service and support in the
We manage the admissions process for all domestic applicants
seeking to be matriculated students at Highline Community
College. Admission is open to any individual who is at
least 18 years of age. Admission is granted to those under
18 who have completed high school, whether by diploma or
equivalent. Others under the age of 18 are admitted conditionally
based upon their participation in one of our
High School Programs
Admission is not limited to those with educational experience,
previous academic achievements or
HCC is an open-door campus; all are welcome. We help students to identify next steps
and to connect with key resources. Get started
Based on information applicants provide, we make determinations
related to residency status. We also work with those
residency status has changed.
Some of our programs require students to apply and to be
accepted specifically into those programs. Those programs
We support the work of
Registration & Records by collecting
basic student record data for new and returning students.
We update student records on an ongoing basis.