General Admissions Application

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.

Upon successful submission of your admission application, you will receive an email confirmation from [email protected]. Your MHCC student ID number and registration information will be emailed within one - two business days. For faster response, provide your Social Security number or tax ID number on the application. Your student ID number and password will allow you to register for classes through the MyMHCC portal.

Personal Information

Do you have a preferred name that is different than your legal name? The preferred name listed here will be used on MyMHCC, class rosters, etc. Read about a name change on transcript.
Have you used any previous or other names in the past?
A Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN) is required if you would like to be eligible for federal financial aid, tax credits (1098-T), and the MHCC Installment Note (payment plan). To see how we use SSNs, please refer to our disclosure statement.


MHCC requires a working telephone number and email address to contact you. To verify, please click the 'Get Verification Code' button below.

Click the button below for a verification code and enter it below.
Verification Method


(Apartment/Unit/Space/Suite, leave blank if not applicable)

Race, Ethnicity, Gender

MHCC promotes non-discrimination by maintaining a respectful working and learning environment free of all forms of discrimination and harassment. It is against district policy for any manager, supervisor, faculty, staff or student to engage in discrimination of any member of the college community based on race, color, religion, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, gender, marital status, disability or sexual orientation in its programs and activities.

These questions are required for federal reporting that allows us to distribute federal financial aid and participate in other federal programs.
Select your ethnicity or place of origin/ancestry



(Hispanic/Latina/e/o/x is a person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race)


High School Information

If you did not attend high school in the US, select foreign.

Goals and Needs

We're here for you, every step of the way! Mt. Hood Community College is committed to helping you be your dream. To help us understand how we can serve you best, please answer a few more questions.

How did you hear about us? (check all that apply)

By submitting this application I agree to the following conditions

  • I certify that the information I have given on this application is complete and correct. I understand my failure to provide complete, accurate, and truthful information on this application will be grounds to deny or withdraw my admission, or dismiss me after enrollment.
  • 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.
  • 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 MHCC 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.