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First-Time Student

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Starting college can be intimidating.  If you follow the simple steps below, the application process is sure to be painless.

1.     Complete an application online or print a paper copy
       to send by mail.
        Chatfield does not have an application fee for students who apply online.  If you
        choose to submit a paper application, there is a $10 application fee.

2.     Provide official high school transcripts or GED scores
        High school seniors may submit a partial transcript that shows completion of at
        least 7 semesters.  However, a final transcript will be required upon high school

        All official transcripts must be mailed directly to Chatfield College at the
        following address:

        Admissions Office                Admissions Office   
        Chatfield College        OR     Chatfield College
        20918 State Route 251        1800 Logan Street
        St. Martin, OH 45118           Cincinnati, OH 45202

        What’s next?

3.     Meet with Financial Aid
        Chatfield offers several options for financial aid to qualified students including
        scholarships, need-based grants, and work-study opportunities, and low-interest
        loans.  To get a head start, you may begin by filling out the Free Application for
        Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov.  Chatfield’s school code is

4.     Schedule your Placement Test
        Contact an admissions counselor to schedule an ASSET placement test.  This
        test will allow Chatfield to identify your strengths and needs in math, reading,
        writing, and computer skills so that we can build a solid plan for your academic
        success in college.  Appointments are available Monday through Friday, from 9
        am to 5 pm, and on select Saturdays.  Please allow approximately 2 to 3 hours
        for the exam.

5.     Register for classes
        Meet with an Academic Advisor to discuss your educational goals and get
        registered for classes.

6.     Orientation
        Attend orientation to finalize paperwork and learn about available resources to
        help students successfully transition into college.


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