Mid-Plains Community College has designed the admissions process to allow educational access to those who can benefit from its programs.

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Our 1-St​​ep Admissions Process:

  • Apply online free ​of charge

    ​Or Complete and mail the paper application located in the back of this book

  • Once your application is submitted you can begin moving through the next steps of the process designed to better prepare you for your college experience. The following items can be completed any time prior to signing up for your classes:​

New Student ​Checklist:

  • ​Schedule​​ a Campus Visit

    ​​Let us show you around! Meet students, faculty, and the Student Services Team here to serve you! Also, check-in with Financial Aid and explore the residence halls!
    To schedule your visit call: (308) 535-3786 or email: heffernanh@mpcc.edu

  • Apply for scholarships

    We begin awarding scholarships in the fall, so take time to fill out the MPCC Scholarship Application online.
    Priority Deadline is March 1st​. Contact our Financial Aid Specialists if you have any questions: finaid@mpcc.edu.

  • Meet with an Advisor

    ​​We want to assist you in selecting the program and coursework that is the best fit for your career or transfer goals.
    When planning your schedule our Advisors will help you pick the right classes. You can meet with an advisor during a campus visit, or set up a time to meet with them individually. Please call the campus you are most interested in attending: North Platte Advising: (308) 535-3701 McCook Advising: (308) 345-8101

  • Take a College Placement Exam

    These scores give advisors the opportunity to place you in the appropriate classes that fit your needs. We accept COMPASS, ASSET, ACT, SAT, Accuplacer, etc.
    You can complete this during your campus visit, or schedule an appointment: North Platte Testing Center: (308) 535-3618 McCook Testing Center: (308) 345-8105

  • Send Transcripts

    ​We want to see all that you have accomplished! Please send final high school transcripts and transcripts for any college credit you have earned to:

    MPCC Area Admissions Office
    1101 Halligan Dr
    North Platte NE 69101​

  • ​Planning to live on campus?

    ​​If you plan to live on campus, please see the “Housing and Student Life” portion of the catalog or go to www.mpcc.edu/financial-services/housing​.​​

​​Before completing an application, prospective students should determine which category applies to them.

Admissions Categories Students may qualify under one category