How to Apply – CGCC

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How to Apply

How to Apply

All applicants, regardless of entering status or desired program, must complete the no-fee Columbia-Greene Application for Admission.

You may fill out the application online, or, if you prefer, you may print out, complete by hand and mail the completed no-fee paper application with all supporting documents to:

Columbia-Greene Community College
Office of Admissions
4400 Route 23
Hudson, NY 12534

You may also attend one of our Instant Admission Days on campus to complete the process with an Admissions Counselor and confirm acceptance all at once.

students waiting in line

For more information, call the Admissions Office at (518) 697-6500, or e-mail


Important Notes

Depending on your incoming status, previous education experience, personal circumstances and/or the program of study you wish to pursue, there may be other specific requirements and/or resources available. Please see the links to the left and right on this page for more details. The Admissions Office must verify that a GED or high school diploma has been obtained prior to acceptance. To apply to multiple SUNY colleges, fill out a SUNY application at the SUNY website at (link opens a new browser window to SUNY application page). There is a $50 application payable to the SUNY Application Processing Center to fill out the SUNY application.