Step 1: APPLY

The admission process varies if you are enrolling in a health career program, or applying as an international or concurrent student. Visit www.oakton.edu/apply.

Step 2: SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS

Send your official high school or GED transcript, as well as official transcripts from all colleges previously attended.

Step 3: COMPLETE FINANCIAL AID FORMS

Free money in the form of grants and scholarships are available in addition to student loans.
Visit www.oakton.edu/finaid for more information.

Step 4: SUBMIT PROOF OF RESIDENCY

To qualify for in-district tuition, prospective students must submit proof of residency within district boundaries. See www.oakton.edu/finaid/proof.

Step 5: COMPLETE PLACEMENT PROCESS

Because your success matters, placement tests determine your appropriate course placements based on English and math scores. Visit www.oakton.edu/studentservices/testing for more information.

Step 6: ATTEND NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

In-person and online sessions help new students acclimate to Oakton student life.
Learn more at www.oakton.edu/orientation.

Step 7: REGISTER FOR CLASSES

Register online at myOakton.edu or in person with a photo ID at the Enrollment Center.

Step 8: PAY YOUR TUITION AND FEES

Payment plans and financial aid are available