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Information for Newly Admitted Students
Congratulations on your admission, and welcome to the MTC community! We look forward to learning more about you and your educational goals. Now that you have been admitted, there are a few things you will need to do to prepare for the start of college. The information contained on this page provides important next steps to ensure a successful transition into MTC.
Information for Admitted Students
PDF versions of the information that is enclosed in your acceptance packet are provided below. Please contact our office if additional information is desired.
Access your MTC e-mail account often.
All MTC students receive a free campus e-mail account. This will be our primary way of communicating with you. Important information will be communicated only through your Midlands Technical College e-mail account. For assistance with User ID or Password problems, call the MTC Computer Operations Center at (803)738-7635. If you need help learning how to log in to Campus Cruiser, stop by the Online Service Center located in the Airport Campus Student Center (ASC) Room 222 or Beltline Campus Student Center (BSC) Room 227.
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Remember, it is your responsibility to complete the FAFSA each year. MTC's Federal School Code is 003993. If you need assistance completing the FAFSA, contact the Educational Opportunity Center at (803) 822-6702. The priority deadline for guaranteed processing of fall financial aid awards is July 15.
Receive academic advising on the classes that you plan to take.
Schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor to plan your program of study. Visit the Academic Advising Office's "Advisement Contact Referral List" to find out who you need to contact.
Register for your classes.
After you've met with your academic advisor, you'll need to schedule and register for your classes. To learn more about registration and to see a listing of registration dates for fall, please visit our Records Office's website and click on "Registration Information."
Learn how to pay tuition and fees.
Please remember that tuition and fees must be paid by the fee payment deadline. Visit the Finance Office's Web page for a complete listing of tuition, fees and an overview of our various payment options.
Sign up for MTC Alerts and receive text messages that notify the MTC community of weather-related college closings and other emergency information. Join the thousands who have already signed up. It's quick and easy!
Handle college-related business through MyMTC
Become familiar with MyMTC. Students use the MyMTC webpage to access numerous online resources. For example, students use MyMTC to search for classes, order transcripts, check grades, view course schedules, pay bills, and handle a variety of other college-related business.
Plan to get involved in campus life at MTC.
Campus involvement is an essential part of collegiate success! Students who are active in extracurricular activities can be more competitive for valuable scholarships and other achievement-based programs. You will gain confidence as you connect with students, faculty and staff and add valuable experience to your resume.
Know important MTC dates and deadlines.
To stay current on college events and important dates of interest, please take a look at our Student Information Calendar.