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Panther Advising and Registration Sessions

New to PCC? Sign up for a Panther Advising and Registration Session to get first-term advising and registration help.

You will need to complete the placement process before attending a Panther Advising and Registration Session.

Are you looking to take English classes? Please follow these steps: English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).

Are you wanting to get a GED? Please follow these steps: GED Test Preparation.

Welcome Panthers! says waving Poppie the Panther

Meet PCC’s beloved mascot, Poppie the Panther!

Important dates

For a complete list of dates and deadlines, see the academic calendar.

  • Winter term:
    • Class registration for new students starts November 16
    • Classes start January 8

Upcoming sessions

  • These sessions are open to students starting Winter Term (January 2024).
  • Sessions are offered both in-person and online.
  • You’ll be asked to log in to your admissions application account (this is different from your MyPCC account).
  • If you were admitted to PCC for Fall 2023 or earlier, you will need to complete the PCC Admission Application for Winter 2024 before signing up for a session.
  • Having trouble signing up for a session? Please email firstyear@pcc.edu and we’d be happy to help you.
Have questions?

If you’re a new student with questions about getting started: contact us.

Contact Accessible Ed & Disability Resources for questions about accommodations.