New Students: Get Started
Enrollment Services, Lynnwood Hall First Floor
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Step 1: Apply for Admission
This is the first step in registering for classes. You can apply online, pick up a from at Enrollment Services, or ask to have one mailed to you.
Step 2: Math and English Placement
You may be required to take the ACCUPLACER assessment to determine proper placement in math and English classes.
Step 3: Advising | 425.640.1458
Upon finishing the placement test, sign up to see an advisor. Advisers will interpret your placement scores and help you choose first quarter classes. The college also offers Career, College, and Life Success courses to help you make decisions on your goals.
Step 4: Register for Classes and Your Bus Pass
You may register online or in person at Enrollment Services.
- New students: Get your ORCA enhanced EdPass card and pay the quarterly bus pass activation fee. Register for ORCC 900 with any of the following class item numbers: ORC1, ORC2, ORC3, or ORC4.
- Already have an ORCA enhanced EdPass card? Register for ORCA 900. To pay for only the quarterly activation fee, register for any of the following class item numbers: QBP1, QBP2, QBP3, or QBP4. | 425.640.1143
Step 5: Pay Tuition | 425.640.1563
There are several options available to pay your tuition, including a tuition payment plan.
Step 6: EdMail, Get the Message! Be Sure to Login to Your EdMail Account.
All important information from the college – about enrollment, financial aid, classes – will be sent via your EdMail account.
Step 7: Orientation | 425.640.1458
Discover opportunities to help you succeed at Edmonds Community College. Upcoming new student winter quarter orientation sessions are 3-4 p.m., Nov. 28, Dec. 18 and 27.; and 6-7 p.m., Dec. 6.
Step 8: Purchase Books | 425.640.1672
Buy your books online or from the college bookstore.
Step 9: Get Your EdPass | www.edcc.edu/edpass
Get your EdPass (college I.D.) or ORCA enhanced EdPass card (college I.D. plus bus pass) at the EdPass office. It will allow you to check out books from the library and more.