We are excited about your interest in Northeast Iowa Community College! You are about to create a permanent record with the College. Please ensure all information provided is accurate. Your application is not submitted to Admissions until you click Submit Application at the bottom of this page. If you have questions or concerns while completing the application or once it has been submitted, please contact the office of Admissions.

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Application Form

Personal Information

Your legal first name.
Your legal last name.
If you prefer to use a different first name than your legal first name, or a shortened version (e.g. "John" instead of "Jonathan"), please provide it here.
(e.g. Maiden Name)
Required if you are a US citizen.
A Social Security Number (SSN) is required to process your application for admission. If you prefer not to provide your SSN electronically, you may complete a paper Application for Admission. Non-US citizens are not required to provide an SSN. Answering "No" to the citizenship question below waives this requirement.
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We are required by Federal guidelines to report the legal sex of each applicant as male or female. Typically this is the sex recorded on your birth certificate.
Choose the gender you identify as.
Are you Hispanic/Latino?
Select one or more races:

Background Information

Are you a citizen of the United States?
Are you an international student applying for or holding an F1 visa?
Are you an Iowa resident?
Are you a veteran, military affiliated or a military family member?


Do you plan to pursue a degree?
Will you be applying for financial aid?
Have you ever applied or attended NICC in the past?

High School

The completion status when you begin college.
The graduation or completion year when you begin college. Not required if your completion status is "None of the Above."

If you attended a high school, click "Lookup High School" to search for your school. In the pop up box, indicate the state and city in which you graduated then choose your high school from the list. Select "My School is Not Listed" to input the school manually. Click "Select High School" to add the data to your application.


Please list previously attended colleges (up to three) excluding NICC. Click "Lookup College" to search for your college. In the pop up box, indicate the state and city in which you graduated then choose your college from the selected list. Click "Select College" to add the data to your application. Repeat this process for each college attended.

College 1

College 2

College 3

Additional Information

Select if any of the following scholarship opportunities influenced you to apply to NICC:

Confirm and Submit

By submitting this application, I hereby certify that:

  • this is my application for admission to Northeast Iowa Community College
  • the information provided is accurate and does not represent another individual
  • to enroll in specific classes and for program admission, I will furnish Northeast Iowa Community College with official copies of high school transcripts, college transcripts, HSED scores, placement tests and ACT scores, if applicable
  • if accepted, I agree to be governed by the regulations, policies and standards of Northeast Iowa Community College (available in the college catalog)
  • I understand it is my expectation to have access to reliable internet and a personal computer or laptop to thrive within the NICC learning environment. If this technology is not available to me, I will communicate this to NICC and together we will work on a solution.

It is the policy of Northeast Iowa Community College not to discriminate on the basis of age (employment), race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, actual or potential parental, family or marital status (programs), or disability as required by the Iowa Code §§ 216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681 – 1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).