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First Time Students

Application Information

A first-time student who has never attended an accredited college.

Step 1: Admissions application
Submit your admissions application

Step 2:  Submit proof of immunization
If you did not select the immunization waiver on the application, you must submit proof of immunization compliance if born after 1956 complete the immunization waiver here.

Step 3: Submit proof of registration with selective service
Submit proof of registration with military selective service for male applicants between the ages of 18 and 26 (in compliance with State Law R.S. 17:3151). Register now with selective services at

Step 4:  Submit Placement scores
Provide ACT scores or take the Accuplacer placement test at BRCC.  The Accuplacer test is offered Monday – Fridays.  The placement test is administered in the Testing Center which is located in the Center for Academic Success in the Magnolia Building.   You may register to take the Accuplacer here. If test scores are not submitted, students may not be accurately placed into courses. 

Step 5:  Submit High School Transcript or GED to Admissions Office
If you are a graduate of a Louisiana high school, May 2003 and after, BRCC will request your high school transcript via the Student Transcript System. If you are graduate from a Louisiana high school prior to May 2003 or if you are a non-Louisiana high school graduate, or a GED recipient, you need to may need to submit an official transcript of all high work, or GED diploma or scores.

Step 6:  Apply for Federal Financial Assistance
BRCC’s Federal Title IV ID is 037303.  Click here for more information on Financial Aid at BRCC.