Thanks for checking out Ridgewater College! Our wide variety of programs and courses are sure to fit your needs, whether starting your journey toward a 4-year degree or training for a specific trade and getting out into the workforce.
Once you find what you're looking for, getting started is easy! There are just 6 simple steps to enroll:
- Apply for Admission (see instructions below)
- Apply for Financial Aid
- Take the Accuplacer Assessment Test unless you have scored a 22 or above in Math, 18 or above in English and 21 or above in reading subtest on the ACT (ACT is not required by Ridgewater)
- Attend an OAR Day (Orientation-Advising-Registration)
- Register for Classes
- Pay Tuition and Get Your Books!
Apply to Ridgewater
Applications are being taken for the following start dates:
Spring Semester 2015 (begins January 12, 2015)
Summer Semester 2015 (begins May 26, 2015)
Fall Semester 2015 (begins August 24, 2015)
Spring Semester 2016 (begins January 11, 2016)
Application Deadlines The online application for each semester will be available until the first day of that semester.
Acceptance to the college does not automatically guarantee your admission into a specific program. Some career/occupational programs utilize a waiting list and/or selection process.
How to Apply
Access the online application. If you do not wish to apply online, you may print out the paper Application for Admission. If you have difficulty completing the online application, please contact the Admissions Office at 800-722-1151.
Follow all instructions for completion and submission. We will contact you to notify you if you've been accepted to the college and/or if there is additional information that we need.