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Congratulations on deciding to apply at New River Community and Technical College! We are excited to help you with your journey and taking your next step to a better future. If you have a question during the Admission and Enrollment process, please do not hesitate to call the toll free number and ask for or select the Office of Admissions for your campus, 1-866-349-3739.

Steps to Enrollment

1. Apply for Admission (scroll to the bottom of page for application choices or apply in person)
2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA)
3. Sign up and Complete Online Orientation (click here)
4. Register for Classes (Click on Orientation link above for Registration criteria information and once complete, call to schedule an appointment to register.
5. Pay Tuition and Fees
7. Purchase Books Online
9. Attend Classes


You may find a list of degree and certificate programs offered at New River CTC by clicking this link- Certificate and Degree Program Listing, or you may view the list of the available degrees and certificates for the Advanced Technology Center, Raleigh County Campus, Greenbrier Valley Campus, Mercer County Campus, Nicholas County Campus , or One Room University.


Semesters run January-May (Spring), Summer Term, August-December (Fall), and a special Winter Session. Often through New River CTC's Workforce Education department, select technical programs are offered in accelerated format. For New River CTC Workforce, click here or call 304-793-6101 for more information. For CDL program information, please call 304-929-5009.

What type of student are you? (As asked on your Application for Admission)

Before applying for admission, review the Enrollment Categories to see what type of student you should apply as. Click here to view


You are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to avoid any delays with class registration or financial aid (if eligible). Please see our Student Orientation page for your next steps after applying, Orientation and Next Steps. Financial Aid may be contacted by calling the toll free number, 1-866-349-3739 or by email, click here for more information

Applications are accepted online or by fillable PDF that may be returned by email or via a printed application. You may also request an application by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Questions related to the online application may be directed to your local campus Office of Admissions staff or Enrollment Services, 304-929-5480.

Are you interested in a certificate or degree program?

If you are interested in a certificate or degree program, click on the following link to see your options. If you are interested in taking courses to transfer to a 4 year state college or University, but you are not sure what you want to take (major in), it is best to choose General Studies. Click here to view programs

Apply online


Download Application for Admission (PDF)

This application is sent through to New River CTC and requires set up of an account. or This PDF form may be printed and mailed or submitted via email. Completed forms should be emailed to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.





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Register here for the 2017 WVCCA Conference.