Application for Admission

If you are a current Hawkeye student wishing to change your program of study, you will need to complete the Change Your Program of Study application.

If you are from another college or university and wish to enroll at Hawkeye part-time please read more about registering as a guest student.

* Required Information

Academic Program/Major

Select the type of degree you are interested in:

Complete your general education requirements and then transfer to a four-year college or university.

Programs you can complete in two years or less that prepare you to enter the workforce.

Programs designed for students seeking evening classes so they can balance their educational, work, and family goals. Courses may be offered in a variety of formats including accelerated 5-week, 8-week, online, and hybrid (combines face-to-face and online instruction).

Personal Information

* First Name Full Middle Name * Last Name
Preferred First Name Former Last Name Suffix
* Mailing Address Your Admissions Acceptance Letter and other college communication will be mailed to this address.


Include Apt. # or P.O. Box if applicable.
* City/Town * State * Zip Code
* Preferred Phone Emergency Phone
Email Address
* Social Security Number Your SSN is needed to process your admissions application.
* Birthdate / / (mm/dd/yyyy)
* Gender      
* Are you a Member or Veteran of the Armed Service?         
* Are you Hispanic or Latino? Yes       No
  If No, please select one or more races:
(This data will be used only to comply with regulations established by the U.S. Department of Education)

Enrollment Information

* Start Term (Fall: Aug-Dec, Spring: Jan-May, Summer: May-July)
* Admit Status
  Highest educational degree earned after high school
* What is your educational goal at Hawkeye?

Residency Information

* Are you a citizen of the U.S.?      
 * If no, are you a permanent resident of the U.S.?      
   * If no, state type of visa
* Is English your native language?
 * If no, what is your native language?
* What is your country of birth?
* Are you a resident of the state of Iowa?      
* Have you lived in Iowa the last 90 consecutive days?      
* Do you have a valid Iowa driver's license?      
* Is your car registered in the state of Iowa?      
* Are you registered to vote in the state of Iowa?      

Graduation Information

Enter the name of the high school or testing center from which you graduated (or will be graduating). Non-graduates, list the last high school you attended.
* Name of High School
* City * State
* Start Year (yyyy) * End Year (yyyy)
Name of GED Center
City State
Start Year (yyyy) End Year (yyyy)

* Is the institution you have listed a Homeschool?      
* High School Graduation or Earned GED Month Year (yyyy)

Previous Colleges Attended

If credit is desired please list all colleges you have previously attended, in order of attendance, and submit official transcripts to the Admissions office.

Continuing education courses will not be awarded credit.

Students expecting to receive VA benefits must submit official transcripts from all prior colleges.

I have not previously attended college or do not wish to receive credit from previous college courses.

College 1
City State
Dates Attended (yyyy – yyyy)
Did you graduate?      
Degree Earned

College 2
City State
Dates Attended (yyyy – yyyy)
Did you graduate?      
Degree Earned

College 3
City State
Dates Attended (yyyy – yyyy)
Did you graduate?      
Degree Earned

Hawkeye Community College partners with businesses that may provide financial assistance to qualifying students. In order for the businesses to notify you of these opportunities, as they become available, you need to give permission to Hawkeye Community College to release your name, program, and demographic information.

We will never share your social security number or date of birth.

By clicking the Submit My Application for Admission button I hereby certify that:

  • this is my application for admission to Hawkeye Community College.

  • the information provided is accurate and does not represent another individual.

  • to be considered for acceptance, I will furnish Hawkeye Community College with official copies of high school transcripts, college transcripts, GED scores, placement tests and ACT scores, if applicable.

  • if accepted, I agree to be governed by the regulations, policies, and standards of Hawkeye Community College.

  • I understand Hawkeye Community College processes applications in the order in which they are received.

Nondiscrimination Statement

Your application will be complete once you have clicked the "Submit Application for Admission" button and have been redirected to the confirmation screen.


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Lower Level
319-296-1651 (F)
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Mailing Address

Hawkeye Community College
1501 East Orange Road
P.O. Box 8015
Waterloo, Iowa 50704-8015


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