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Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) has an open-entry general admission policy and welcomes all students who can benefit from instruction regardless of their educational background.  However, some programs have additional admission requirements.  There are also special admission processes for international students and students who are under the age of 18.  For information on these admission requirements, please go to one of the following links:
Although providing your Social Security Number (SSN) is voluntary, it will be necessary for you to provide your SSN if applying for federal financial aid, tax credits and the Mt. Hood Community College Student Installment Note.The College will use the SSN for keeping records, doing research, reporting, extending credit, and collecting debts.  The college will not use your number to make any decisions directly affecting you or any other person.  Your SSN will not be given to the general public.  If you choose not to provide your SSN,you will not be denied any rights as a student.  Please refer to the Disclosure Statement which describes how your number will be used.  Providing your SSN means that you consent to the use of your number in the manner described.
Please read the Student Right to Know information available at
If you need assistance due to a disability, please contact the Disability Services Office at (503)491-6923 or at (503) 491-7670 (TDD). 
All Mt. Hood Community College locations are completely tobacco free.  For more information, visit:
General Admission
This application is for new students and returning students who have not attended MHCC within the last four terms or more. To fill out an admission form, please click on the  link below. 
Upon submission of your admission application, you will receive an email confirmation that the Admissions, Registration and Records Office has received your application. Your MHCC student id number and registration information will be emailed within 1-2 business days. Your student id number and password will allow you to register for classes using the registration portal called MyMHCC.
    General Admission Application  
College Now

The College Now Admission application is only for high school students who are applying to receive College Now credit.  The College Now program at Mt. Hood Community College provides high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to get a head start on their college experience. Students take college level coursework from MHCC approved high school instructors. All College Now courses are taken in the students’ high school classroom and they receive credit from both schools.

    College Now Admission Application - High School  
The Credit Recovery application