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Online admission application will be unavailable Monday, Oct. 2nd, 7:00 p.m. thru Friday, Oct. 6th, 7:00 a.m. for system maintenance. Prospective students can visit the Largo campus or an extension center to apply. For questions email infocenter@pgcc.edu or call 301 546-7422.

First Time College

  • Admission Procedures

    1. Apply for admission, $25 application fee. Apply Now! The application is valid for two years from the date of admission.

    Additionally, please turn in an official copy of your high school transcripts to the Office of Admissions and Records.

    Transcripts can be hand delivered or mailed to:
    The Office of Admissions and Records
    301 Largo Road
    Bladen Hall, room 126
    Largo, MD 20774

    2. Take the Placement test one business day following your acceptance of the admission application

    a. Accuplacer untimed and assesses reading, grammar, and math skills (approximately 2.5hours). Remember to study!

    b. Michigan: timed and required for students whose native language is not standard American English (approximately 2.5hours)

    3. Apply for financial aid at www.fafsa.ed.gov by March 1. School Code: 002089

    4. Activate Owl Link Account

    5. Complete Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR) requirements

    6. Select a Payment option

    7. Obtain college ID by visiting the Office of Admissions and Registration or the Library

    8. Purchase your books

    9. Attend the first day of class!

    Steps to Enrollment Brochure
    Prospective Student Viewbook

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    Ready to apply? Start your online application.