Follow these steps to apply to Gateway to College

Before submitting your application, please join us for an information session by completing the form below.


Complete the Early College Fall 2023 Online Application

The priority deadline for Fall 2023 applications is Friday, June 2, 2023. Beyond that date, applications for Fall 2023 will be considered on a rolling basis as space allows.  


Participate in a virtual individual interview

Once a completed application has been received, applicants will be contacted to schedule an appointment to interview.


If recommended, take an Assessment Test

Assessment tests are free of charge and conducted remotely. Once your application has been received, you will be emailed a link to schedule a testing session. For more information and resources to help you prepare for your Assessment Test, visit NSCC’s Center for Alternative Studies and Educational Testing.


Attend a Gateway Orientation Week.

All newly admitted students must attend and participate in program-related activities during Gateway Orientation Week. If you are unable to participate you may be wait-listed for the following semester.