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Getting Started at CCV

With 12 locations across Vermont, there’s a CCV academic center close to you. We offer flexible scheduling, degrees and certificates for any career path, and support services to help you succeed. Getting started at CCV is easy – just follow these four simple steps.

1. Apply to CCV

Applying to CCV is fast, easy, and free! Take 10 minutes to fill out the application.

Current Vermont State Colleges students (Castleton, Northern Vermont University, and Vermont Tech) who want to take CCV classes without leaving their current college do NOT need to apply.

2. Complete the FAFSA

Complete the FAFSA and Vermont Grant applications to find out how much financial aid you’re eligible for.

3. Register for Classes

There are several ways to register for classes at CCV, and our academic advisors are here to help. Advisors can answer questions and help you meet your educational goals. Contact your preferred CCV center to schedule an appointment.

4. Consider Payment Options

Through grants, loans, and scholarships, our financial aid team is here to help you cover the cost of attending CCV. Other payment options are available, including a monthly payment plan.

Ready to get started?

Apply Today!

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CCV – Vermont Is Our Campus

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

  • "CCV not only created a sense of community but also provided me with a solid foundation of knowledge."

    Nicole Hayes ’10 A.S. Human Services
    CCV-Upper Valley
    Masters Candidate, UMass