Procedures For Making Application For Admissions
1. A student must request an application for admission from the Office of Student Services which must be completed and submitted to the college, either in person or by mail, at least two weeks prior to start of the semester.
2. All applications are to submit an official high school transcript or GED, and college transcript(s) prior to final acceptance. Proof of registration for Selective Service for males 18-26 years of age, and proof of in-state residency is required.
3. Students planning to apply for financial aid should make an appointment with the Financial Aid Director to complete a Pell Grant application. Pell Grants should be electronically filed by the student.
4. When the above forms are received and properly completed, they will be processed and approved or disapproved, and the applicant will be notified of his/her status.
5. All admitted students are required to take the COMPASS placement exam prior to registration for more than 4 credit hours. An exam schedule can be obtained from the Testing Coordinator.
6. Students who do not have a high school diploma or GED may enroll in selected programs. However, the student must pass the Ability-to-Benefit test prior to being admitted to the college. A testing schedule may be obtained from the Testing Coordinator.
Admissions and Records
Admission policies at Reid State College are administered by the Student Affairs Division which operates under the direction of the Vice President for Student Affairs.
The Office of Admissions and Records is responsible for interpreting and implementing Alabama State Board Policy as well as federal, state, and local laws and policies in regard to admission of students to the College and the maintenance of academic records.