Become a Nashville State student.

To get started with the application, click below.

The application deadline to apply for fall is August 16th at 4:30pm. Applications will be accepted only for spring semester after this date.

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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

NSCC Office of Admissions

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

Current Hours
Mon, Tue, Thu: 8am–5:30pm 
Wed: 8am–6:30pm
Fri: 8am–4:30pm

New Hours (effective September 3)
Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm

Contact Us
Phone: 615-353-3215
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