NEW STUDENT CHECKLIST

 Printable English Version       Printable Spanish Version

1. APPLY for ADMISSION (required)

  • Visit www.applytexas.org or the Admissions page on our website.
  • Bacterial meningitis vaccination is required by state law. Submit shot record (including social security number or student ID number) to Admissions as proof. For information about a waiver, please contact Admissions.
  • Request copies of your transcripts (high school including SAT/ACT/TAKS scores, and any previously attended colleges, or GED scores) to be sent to:
    Vernon College
    Office of Admissions and Records
    4400 College Drive
    Vernon, TX 76384

2. APPLY for FINANCIAL AID (optional, if needed)

  • Visit www.fafsa.ed.gov to apply online. Please remember it takes several weeks to process your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Vernon College’s Federal school code is 010060. For more information visit the Financial Aid webpage or call 940-696-8752 or 940-552-6291.

3. APPLY for SCHOLARSHIPS (optional)

4. APPLY for HOUSING (Vernon Campus only, if needed)

  • Housing is available at the Vernon College, Vernon Campus only. To obtain a Housing Application please visit the Housing webpage.
  • Pay the $100 housing deposit

 5. ATTEND NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION (NSO) (required)

  • Contact Student Services to inquire about available dates/times to sign up for orientation. Please call 940-696-8752 x. 3206 (Vernon) or 940-552-6291 x. 2278 (Wichita Falls), or visit our website. Click here for NSO schedule
  • At New Student Orientation Vernon College will cover very important information about placement testing and the Texas Success Initiative laws. It is important you attend NSO as early as possible. 
  • First-time students must see a Counselor or Course Scheduling Advisor (CSA) before registering for classes.

TOUR CAMPUS (optional)

  • Schedule an appointment to tour one of Vernon College’s locations by calling 940-552-6291 or 940-696-8752 x. 3336 or email recruiting@vernoncollege.edu

SPECIAL SERVICES (if needed)

  • The Special Services Department can arrange special accommodations for physical, learning or psychiatric disabilities.  Certain documentation is required. Please see the Special Services webpage or call 940-696-8752 x. 3257 or 940-552-6291 x. 2309.
Vernon College - Contact Us
Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. // Closed Friday // Email Us
  • Vernon Campus
    4400 College Drive
    Vernon, Texas 76384
    940.552.6291
  • Century City Center
    4105 Maplewood
    Wichita Falls, Texas 76308
    940.696.8752
  • Skills Training Center
    2813 Central Expressway East
    Wichita Falls, Texas 76302
    940.766.3369
  • Sheppard Learning Center
    426 5th Avenue, Suite 8
    Sheppard AFB, Texas 76311
    940.855.2203
  • Seymour Learning Center
    200 Stadium Drive
    Seymour, Texas 76380
    940.889.3133