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Traditional/High School Students

Your future begins at College of DuPage

It's no secret that determining your future and applying for college can be overwhelming. At COD, we can help you every step of the way. Our traditional students are first timers who are ready to increase their knowledge and start the next phase of their life. Here's everything you need to know to get started today.

How to Start the Admissions Process

  • Meet with an Admissions Representative or Attend an Event
    Admissions Representatives at College of DuPage can answer questions about campus life and guide you through the process of applying. Schedule an appointment now or register for a virtual Information Session.
  • Create a Profile and Submit the General Admissions Application
    Create your profile and complete your application by visiting admissions.cod.edu.
  • Apply for Financial Assistance or Scholarships and Explore Payment Plans
    Visit COD's Financial Aid website to learn more about the financial aid process and payment options.
  • Create your myACCESS Account
    Your COD ID number will be provided to you in your welcome email. To setup your myACCESS account, visit myaccess.cod.edu.
  • Setup your @dupage.edu email account
    Your @dupage.edu email account will be generated once you setup your myACCESS account. It is very important that you check this email regularly. To setup your email, visit cod.edu/email.

After completing the Admissions Process, complete the Steps to Enrollment.

 

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