How to Apply

When you join WNCC, you join a community of people who want to see you succeed. We’re thrilled you’ve decided to spend your educational journey with us, so we’ve made the admissions process simple and free. We’ve outlined the process below, but feel free to call or email us with any questions along the way.

If you’re an international student, please visit our International Student page   for detailed information on the admissions process. Questions? Contact us at

As an open enrollment institution, all students who are 17 years of age or older may enroll in degree credit courses. Acceptance to WNCC does not guarantee admission to all majors.

First-Time Freshmen

Are you attending college for the first time or immediately after graduating high school? We’ve outlined the process below to begin your college journey with us.

Non-Traditional Students

Those that have been out of high school or college for more than five years are considered non-traditional students. Non-traditional students are common and welcomed warmly here.

Transfer Students

Are you currently or have you previously attended another institution and would like to transfer your credits to WNCC? Get started here.

Non-Degree Seeking and CollegeNOW! Students

Non-degree seeking students are those enrolled in coursework for personal enrichment, participating in our CollegeNOW! dual-credit program, completing a few courses to transfer to another institution, or completing a course in Basic Nursing Assistant, Medication Aide, or a certificate in Phlebotomy.

Online Only

Whether you’re interested in taking just a few classes remotely, or wanting to complete all your studies online, we have options for you. Visit our Online Learning page or check out our online course schedule for more information.

Special Admissions

Be aware, the programs listed below have additional requirements for admission. But don't worry, they're not complicated processes to complete. Please complete an application for admission, then visit your desired program of study page for more information.

Contact Admissions

Admissions Office 

International Admissions

Connagher Stumpff
Admissions Counselor
Scottsbluff Campus

Alexandra Lutz
Admissions Counselor
Scottsbluff Campus

Jovanna Ramirez
Admissions Counselor
Scottsbluff Campus

Jolene Martin
Admissions Assistant Director
Scottsbluff Campus 

Susan Stephenson
Admissions Director
Scottsbluff Campus