If you are a returning student, you can visit the Registration tab to register for your courses.
For the health and safety of our community, Cecil College requires that face masks covering the nose and mouth be worn indoors on all campuses. Guests are required to socially distance 6' from non-household members when indoors and recommended to mask outdoors if unable to socially distance, regardless of vaccination status.
For more information, please visit cecil.edu/coronavirus.
Quarantine: Updated COVID Quarantine Recommendations and Processes for Students
Cecil College continues to follow the CDC and Cecil County’s Health Officer’s COVID-19 recommendations. Due to Cecil County’s high COVID-19 transmission rate, if you have been in close contact (within 6 feet of someone for a cumulative total of 15 minutes or more over a 24-hour period, regardless of your vaccination status) with someone who has COVID-19, please quarantine, and do not come to campus for 10 days.
Please refer the checklist at cecil.edu/coronavirus if you have been exposed to COVID-19 in a situation that is defined as a close contact above.
Cecil College Application for Admission
This application is for admission only. Upon registration, contact the Records & Registration Office (410-287-1600) regarding any changes to this information.
Preferred First Name
Please note: Students may identify themselves with a preferred first name in addition to their legal name. The preferred first name will be on the student schedule, ID card, instructor's roster and Blackboard. Students' educational records such as transcripts that require legal name will not be changed to preferred name.
Prior/Other Last Name
Confirm Email Address
Are you a current full-time Cecil College employee?
Address Line 1 - A P.O. Box is not accepted as a legal address.
Address Line 2 - P.O. Box, Apt., Suite, etc.
* Please note the City and State will auto-populate from your zip code entry.
Have you lived at this residence for three (3) months or longer?
If no, enter the date of Cecil County residency (mm/dd/yyyy) - Use the 15th if you do not know the exact date.
Home Phone Number
Cell Phone Number
Work Phone Number
Military Service: Select one box or leave blank if this question does not apply to you
Race (Choose one or more)
Please note: If you are a citizen of the United States, please select the United States of America. If you are a non-US citizen holding a Permanent Resident card (a Resident Alien), please select Permanent Resident. If you are any other non-US citizen (a Non-Resident Alien or Foreign) select the appropriate option that reflects you.
If you selected Non-Resident Alien or U.S. Permanent Resident, call 443-674-1892 for verification purposes and proceed with application.
Country of Citizenship
Type of Visa: If you are a Non-U.S. citizen
Calendar year you plan to start your studies
The term you plan to begin your studies
Program of study.
State of High School Attended
High School Attended
Select "School Not Listed" if your High School does not appear in the drop-down.
If High School is not listed above, please enter the full name of the high school (ex. Springfield High School).
High school or GED graduation (or anticipated) date (mm/dd/yyyy) - Use the 15th if you do not know the date of your graduation.
What is your immediate reason for attending Cecil College?
What are your interests? (Select all that apply)
Certification and Signatures
By applying to Cecil College, I accept and agree to abide by the policies and regulations as presently in effect (Ex: Convicted Felons and Registered Sex Offenders Policy and Drug Use and Alcohol Prevention Policy) and/or hereafter enacted. In addition, by applying to Cecil College I agree to receive solicited communications from Cecil College regarding campus events, registration dates, scholarship info, and other messages related to the College. For the current listing please visit our Catalog and Policies and Procedures. I also agree that Cecil has permission to use any College-sponsored photographs in which my likeness appears.
I certify that the information on this application form is accurate and complete and that it is my responsibility to notify the College of any changes.