Beginning your journey at Bay College
Steps to Getting Started
Follow the steps below to setup your student accounts and begin your journey at Bay College.
Set up your personal password and take a look around at all the information available to you in myBay.VISIT MYBAY
All students, except non-degree or guest students are required to provide placement scores (SAT, ACT, or on-campus assessments) taken within 3 years. Please mail assessment scores to the Bay College Admissions Office or fax to (906) 217-1714. Students who have SAT, ACT, Aleks, Accuplacer, or Compass scores greater than 3 years old will need to schedule an on-campus assessment time. Students attempting exemption from placement scores must provide appropriate documentation.
Students who wish to transfer in earned college credits from another institution should request official college transcripts from each college previously attended to be sent to the Bay College Admissions Office. You'll receive written notification of the credits that transfer to Bay College.REQUEST TRANSCRIPTS
Email is the official form of communication at Bay College. Don’t miss out on important information from your instructors and Bay College.BAY COLLEGE EMAIL
Student housing is available on Bay College's Escanaba campus. Apply early as apartments are going fast!STUDENT HOUSING APPLICATION
SOAR orientation is required for new students, formerly dual enrolled students and 5th year seniors. 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 will be invited to orientation. For questions about orientation, please call the Admissions Office at (906) 217-4010. To reserve your seat, please RSVP online.SOAR ORIENTATION RSVP
Registration is the process where you select your courses and register. Open registration times vary by semester. Please visit myBay for open registration periods. New students will register for the first time with their advisor at SOAR orientation.SEARCH COURSES