First Time in College (FTIC)

Steps to TCC

Students who are seniors in high school or have graduated from an accredited high school, have not previously attended college except for high school dual enrollment, and are seeking admission to TCC for the first time are considered "First Time in College" or FTIC. Follow these below steps to get started at TCC.

Download the full printable checklist

Apply for Admission

  1. Apply for admission to TCC using our online application
  2. After you submit you will receive a confirmation page with your TCC Identification number, email address and password. Keep this page for your records as you will need this information to log in to *EagleNet (Spring and Summer 2020), Workday (Fall 2020), and MyTCC to access your TCC email.

*Beginning the Fall 2020 Semester, TCC will no longer support EagleNet and all students will need to user their username and password to access Workday.

Submit Residency Declaration

Students seeking Florida residency for tuition purposes are required to submit a declaration to the College proving they, or their parent/legal guardian, maintained legal residence in this state for at least 12 consecutive months immediately prior to his or her initial enrollment.

The declaration and all supporting documentation must be submitted online prior to the start of classes.

Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships​

Apply for financial aid by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

  • TCC School Code:  001533
  • Review additional important information about applying for financial aid and available TCC scholarships here.

Send Transcripts to TCC

Request your official high school transcript or GED test scores be sent to TCC. Admission to the college requires a standard high school diploma or GED. It is important for your records to be sent as soon as possible so that information on your transcript can be used to assist with your first semester course scheduling.  Learn more.

Send transcripts to:

Admissions and Records Office

Tallahassee Community College

444 Appleyard Drive

Tallahassee, FL 32304

Review Placement Testing Information

Review the placement testing information and all our free testing resources.

Complete New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation at TCC is a two-part process that requires all new students to complete an online workshop on Canvas and to attend a mandatory on campus advising appointment.  Detailed information on the orientation web page will show you what is required and how to sign up. 

Questions? Contact us at (850) 201-8555 or email ar@tcc.fl.edu, or stop by the Admissions and Records Office located on the second floor of the Student Union.