Enrollment Process

Enrollment Process at Suffolk County Community College:
  • Inform the International Student Counselor that you are in the country, and make an appointment to see the counselor. Bring in your passport, I-94, Visa, I-20 form and immunization records.
  • Schedule and take the college placement tests. Search the college website for details regarding the college placement test.
  • Meet with an academic counselor to prepare to register.
  • Register for full-time course of study (a minimum of 12 credits must be completed each semester).
  • Pay your tuition and fees.
  • Obtain a student ID card.
  • Attend an orientation program. These have been set up to familiarize you with Suffolk County Community College.
  • Buy your text books at the bookstore.

NOTE: F-1 transfer students must obtain and sign a new I-20 within 15 days of beginning attendance.