Become a Nashville State student.

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Apply now for Summer and Fall. Summer application deadline is May 15.

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There are distinct application steps to take depending on what type of student you are looking to be. Degree-seeking students have different requirements than those looking to earn a Technical Certificate. Make sure you follow the correct steps. Reach out to the Admissions Office with any questions.

Additional Admissions Forms

Update your major during the admissions process: Download Admissions Major Update (PDF).
Download Admissions Application Agreement and Disclaimer (PDF).
Apply in person with the paper application: Download Admissions Application PDF.
If you need ADA accommodations, click here for the Access Center

Recruiter Hotline

Have questions about applying to Nashville State? Want to learn more about financial aid awards available to students?

Connect with one of our Admission recruiters and Financial Aid advisors by visiting out virtual hotline on Zoom.
Password for each session: MNPS

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Please email with your questions.

NSCC Office of Admissions

Student Services Building, S-215
120 White Bridge Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm

Contact Us
Phone: 615-353-3215
Text: 615-505-1723
Fax: 615-353-3243
All faxed transcripts are considered unofficial.

Homeless Student Liaison

In accordance with House Bill 1000/Senate Bill 763 (now Public Chapter 266), Nashville State Community College has designated a staff member to serve as a homeless student liaison to assist homeless students who are enrolled, or planning to enroll, in the institution. This liaison understands the provisions pertaining to financial aid eligibility of homeless students and is available to help connect those students with available resources and services.

Homeless Student Liaison:
Caroline Bizot
Student Success Advisor
West Nashville Campus: W-90