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The Admissions Department facilitates the admission of and record creation for eligible applicants. We administer residency for tuition purposes and implement certain Highline selective admission processes. In carrying out our mission, we strive to provide high-quality service to prospective, current and returning students through accurate data management, comprehensive communication and a welcoming environment. We are committed to ensuring students a successful transition into, completion of, and success beyond, Highline College. Our department provides service and support in the following areas:High School Programs. Admission is not limited to those with educational experience, previous academic achievements or any particular citizenship status. Highline is an open-door campus; all are welcome. We help students to identify next steps and to connect with key resources. Get started!
Selective Admissions: Associate Degrees and Bachelor Degrees
Some of our programs require students to apply and to be accepted specifically into those programs. Associate Degree programs requiring selective admissions are: Polysomnography, Registered Nursing, and Respiratory Care. All Bachelor's Degrees require selective admissions: Cybersecurity and Forensics, Global Trade, Respiratory Care and Youth Development.
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.