New Students

Welcome to Bay College

Winter 2015 is your time to begin earning your college degree!


Winter 2015 New Student Orientation is Friday, December 5.

Step 1
. Apply for Admissions - Submit a completed application (Online Application) to the Admissions Office.  Current high school transcripts are required for current high school seniors interested in being considered for scholarships to Bay College.

Step 2. Placement Assessment Scores - All students except non-degree or guest are required to provide placement scores (ACT or COMPASS) taken within 3 years. Mail assessment scores to Bay College Admissions Office or fax to (906) 217-1714. Students who have ACT or COMPASS scores greater than 3 years old, will need to schedule the COMPASS assessment. Please click here to learn more about the COMPASS. Students attempting exemption from placement scores must provide appropriate documentation.

Step 3. Apply for Financial Aid at www.fafsa.gov


Step 4Attend Orientation -  Orientation is designed to welcome you to Bay College, introduce you to the various departments and services on campus which can help with your success and provide you with information on using myBay, the powerful online system used by all Bay College students. Orientation program options vary by semester and by student. New, degree seeking students for Winter 2015 will be invited to orientation taking place December 5.