Let's get started on your Bay College journey by completing your application for admission. All students seeking a certificate or degree from Bay College and who meet one of the following criteria start with the free, online Admissions Application below. Bay College is an open admission college inclusive to all. An acceptance email will follow your successful submission.

  • First time Bay College student with a high school diploma or GED
  • Student transferring into Bay College from another college or university
  • Previous Bay College student returning after 1 or more years
  • Dual enrollment student transitioning to Bay College, including early college students

The following areas have unique admission requirements and therefore require special applications. Learn more

International Student Application

Bay College is a great place to start an affordable college education in the United States. All non-US citizens require a an F-1 Visa to attend, and need to plan additional time.

Guest Student Application

Take Bay College courses while attending another college or university, then transfer your Bay credits back to your home college or university.

Selective Healthcare Programs

Special criteria and timelines are required for specific healthcare programs requiring an additional application to the Bay College Admissions Application

Dual Enrollment High School Student

While in high school, dual enrollment and early college students have the opportunity to earn college credits, with courses also used toward completion of unmet high school graduation requirements. Students need to work directly with their high schools for free college credits.