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Apply to CCV

CCV is a fully-accredited open admissions college — all who can benefit are welcome.

Who Should Apply to CCV?

  • Students new to CCV
  • Students returning to CCV who have not attended in the past 4 semesters

If you are unsure or need help, contact your local CCV academic center or email us.

Apply for Admission

You can generally start by submitting your application for admission online or at your local academic center. It’s free and usually takes less than 10 minutes. After an initial review of your application, we will email you with your specific next steps.

Alternatively, if you know that you belong to one of the student populations listed below, you may go directly to that information page:

Once you have completed the admissions process, you will be able to register for classes online or at your local CCV academic center.  For important registration and course dates, view our academic calendar.


Current Vermont State Colleges students (Castleton, Northern Vermont University, and Vermont Technical College) who want to take CCV classes but not leave their current college do NOT need to apply.

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No matter where you live in Vermont, a CCV Academic Center is close to you!

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    Middlebury Police Chief