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Admissions and Aid

Your success is our expectation!  NVCC's admissions and financial aid teams are ready to help you get started so you can experience the difference a college education can make. 

Naugatuck Valley Community College is Becoming CT State Naugatuck Valley on July 1, 2023!

The CT State admissions application is now open for Fall 2023 Enrollment.

Select an application below based on how you would like to enroll:

PLEASE NOTE: Summer 2023 Application opens on March 1, 2023.

All continuing, degree-seeking students will become CT State students as of July 1, 2023.

Admissions is Here to Welcome You!

Please let us know if you have questions or need assistance.

You may reach us by:

  • email:
  • phone: 203-575-8080
  • or in-person: Kinney Hall, K511, Waterbury.

If you prefer to schedule a virtual appointment, please email us at

For a list of campus-wide virtual support resources please visit:

We look forward to showing  you how NVCC can help you reach your goals!

You May Be Eligible to Attend NVCC Debt-Free!

PACT is Connecticut's FREE Community College program for first-time, full-time students. Learn more about how to qualify for the Pledge to Advance CT (PACT) program here.
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Student Success

NVCC awarded 900 associate degrees and certificates for the 2020-21 academic year. Job well done graduates!


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100+ Programs

You'll find your path with over 100+ degree, transfer, certificate and work-force programs.

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Upcoming Enrollment Dates

Summer and Fall 2023 Registration Dates:

      NVCC is offering a mix of online and in-person classes. Learn more about instructional methods here.

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      Find Your Area of Study

      NVCC offers over 100+ degrees, certificates and work-force ready programs. Whether you're interested in an affordable pathway to a Bachelor's degree, want a career-ready degree or certificate, or are looking for work-force training, we've got you covered. 

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      Not sure about your area of interest?
      Find your path with Career Coach.

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      Financial aid

      Quality, Affordable Education

      At NVCC, our affordable tuition and convenient, flexible payment plans make our quality education within your reach. Need help filling out your FAFSA or discussing types of aid? Our financial aid office is here for you.


      How Does NVCC Rate in Terms of Affordability?

      Whether your goal is to pursue an associate degree, certificate, or you’re here to catch up on some classes; at NVCC you can save thousands in tuition!

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      Your Success is Our Expectation

      Experience the difference a college education can make. NVCC's admissions and financial aid teams are ready to help you get started. The first step towards your new college career at Naugatuck Valley Community College is to complete the admissions process. Don’t worry – we’re here to help you every step of the way. Whether you wish to earn an associate degree or enroll in any of our other programs, we have collected step-by-step information to assist you. Ready to get started?

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      Your Student Resources and Services

       Students Have Access to:
      • Smart Classrooms
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      • Tutoring Center (ACE) 
      • Greenhouse 
      • Mainstage
      • Health Simulator Labs
      • Safe, Friendly, and Supportive Environment 
      • Connected Campus
      • Childcare Center 
      • Gardens

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      Your Student Resources and Services

      "NVCC is the best place to begin your education. It’s the most affordable school in the area in addition to having some of the most caring/dedicated professors I have ever met. This school has helped me grow in a variety of ways, and I’m grateful for the assistance in making my academic dreams come true."

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