Welcome to NACC Admissions

Thank you for choosing Northeast! We are here to help you. Northeast Alabama Community College has an open-door admissions policy to ensure that every person has the opportunity to attain a college education. Please contact the Admissions Office by phone at 256-638-4418 Ext. 2224, email at, or stop by the Admissions Office in Room 115 of the Student Center, if you have any questions. The office is open Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

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Andrea Shepard
Admissions Office Assistant
Phone ext: 2260
Office: SC 115

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Rhiannan Newsome
Admissions Office Assistant
Phone ext: 2224
Office: SC 115

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Riley Holland
Admissions Office Assistant / ADA Coordinator
Phone ext: 2222
Office: SC 115

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Kristen Shelton
Part-time Admissions Office Assistant 

Follow these easy steps to get started!

  1. Apply for Admission
  2. Set up your MyNACC Portal
  3. Complete Your FAFSA
  4. Schedule a Meeting with Your Advisor
  5. Register for Classes
  6. Pay Tuition and Fees

At the beginning of the semester you may obtain the following in the Admissions Office:

  • Student ID
  • Parking Decal

High School And Ged® Graduates

First-time admission to college degree programs at Northeast is open to anyone with the Alabama High School Diploma or an equivalent and proper documentation as defined by the State Board of Education.

Transfers From Other Colleges

Students with credit from another college will be admitted unconditionally if eligible to return to their previous college. Students should request all previous college transcripts, as well as high school transcript or equivalent, be sent to the Admissions Office.

International Students

We welcome international students. If you are an international student, follow the International Students application procedures.

Students Still In High School

High school students can enroll in college courses through Dual Enrollment/Dual Credit and accelerated coursework.

Former Students Of Northeast Alabama Community College

If you were formerly enrolled as a NACC credit student and have missed a semester (except summer), you will need to submit an updated admissions application and send transcripts of any other college work taken since leaving Northeast.

Comments regarding Admission should be addressed to or extension 2224.

Admission to NACC does not ensure admission to any individual program or course.

Full policies of Northeast Alabama Community College are published in the Faculty and Staff Handbook (employment policies), or the Catalog (academic and student policies), or can be obtained from the Office of the President. While this website attempts to present information accurately, it does not constitute the complete statement of policies of Northeast Alabama Community College. Contents are subject to change without notice.


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