The first step towards finishing the race is completing the
online application. Completing all the steps for admission will get you off to a great start.
Key areas to ensure you are well prepared for your race:
Financial Aid: Explore financial aid opportunities and apply for aid as soon as possible at
www.fafsa.ed.gov. It can take up to eight weeks from the date verification documents are received in the Financial Aid Office for your financial aid to be determined or awarded. The Federal school code for
Richland College is 008504. For more information, visit
Richland's Financial Aid web page.
Transcript requirements: Make sure
ALL official transcripts and test scores have been received by Richland College's Admissions Office. Please visit the
transcripts requirements web page for detailed information.
Mail official transcripts to:
Richland CollegeAdmissions Office12800 Abrams RoadDallas, TX 75243-2199Or via
Electronic Transcript Exchange to:
TSI: The Texas Success Initiative (TSI) is a program mandated by the state for all Texas public colleges and universities. If you are an incoming college student in Texas, you must take the TSI Assessment – unless you are already exempt – to determine your readiness for college-level work. For more information, please visit the
Career planning: "Begin with the end in mind." The ability to finish the race requires knowing what you want to accomplish. Richland College offers resources to assist you in goal setting and career planning. The first step in career planning should be to gather information about yourself to assist in making a decision about a career.
Below are links to the resources: