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TCC Tacoma and Gig Harbor campuses are closed. We are working remotely to support you.

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The Admission Process

Take that first step and apply to TCC - it's a great step toward your future. Start your journey today.


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Attend an Admission Information Session

We offer regular monthly Admission Information sessions on our campuses for prospective students to assist with admission, assessment, orientation and financial aid. For additional help, contact Outreach & Recruitment at 253-566-6042 or email them.


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5:30 pm- 6:30 pmBuilding 11, Senate Room

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3:30 pm - 4:30 pmGig Harbor Campus

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3 pm- 4 pmBuilding 11, Senate Room


Other Admission Processes

Before you get started on your path at TCC, let us help you figure out what application category best suits you. 

What Quarter Do You Want to Start?

Below you will find new quarter start dates and file completion deadlines.

Quarter You Want To Start Submit Financial Aid Application Class Open Enrollment Begins Tuition Deadline Quarter Begins
Spring 2020 January 23, 2020 February 18, 2020 March 12, 2020 April 6, 2020
Summer 2020 April 2, 2020 May 18, 2020 TBD June 22, 2020

*After the priority deadline, some Financial Aid funds are limited and based on availability only.




Still Have Questions?

Here are some commonly requested resources.

Request Transcripts

Planning to transfer? Applying for scholarships? It's easy to order transcripts.

Residency Requirements

Information to help you understand how much to pay in tuition if you're an in-state or out-of-state resident. 

Additional Guidance

Contact Outreach & Recruitment at 253-566-6042 or email them

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