Admission        Transfer Students

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  1. Apply online or download and complete your application. Applications can be mailed, faxed or submitted in person at any of our campus locations. If mailing please send to PCCC Admissions, One College Blvd., Paterson, NJ 07505 - 1179.
  2. Transcripts

    • Have an official copy of your college transcripts sent to the Admissions Office.
    • Transfer Credit Evaluations will only be completed for those students who have selected an Academic Program (major) on the application and have official transcripts sent.
    • PCCC will not grant transfer credit from unofficial transcripts.
    • Placement testing can only be waived for those students who show college level attainment in both English and Mathematics on an official college transcript. For more information on the placement test, click here.
  3. Transfer Credit Evaluation
    A Transfer Credit Evaluation Request Form must be submitted to the Registrar’s Office.  Once your transcripts and Transfer Credit Evaluation Form have been received, a credit evaluation will be completed for you.  Download a Transfer Credit Evaluation Form.

    Transfer Policy
  4. Determine how you will pay your tuition.
    PCCC offers a variety of payment options. If you plan to use Financial Aid to pay your tuition, you must file your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) prior to registering for classes. PCCC also offers a payment plan and scholarship programs. For more information on PCCC’s tuition and payment options go to
  5. Immunization Requirement
    NJ state law requires that all first-time, full-time students born after 1957 show a valid record of immunization that includes two doses of measles-containing vaccine and one dose of mumps and rubella.
  6. Registration
    Transfer students are invited to register once all the previous steps have been completed. The Admissions Office will contact all students for New Student Orientation and Registration.

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