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New Students

Am I a New Student?

You are a new student if you never completed an application at NOVA or any community college in the state of Virginia.

If you are a new student, please complete the following steps:


1. Apply to Become a NOVA Student:

  • Click here to go to the VCCS Admission page. Check the "I am not a robot" box, and click on "New Users".
    • Personal Information: Enter your current, full legal name that is on your driver's license, VISA Status or Permanent Green Card. We highly recommended you also provide your social security number. Make sure your SS# is correct. If you choose not to enter your SS# or do not have one, this will affect your ability to apply for financial aid in the future.
    • Address Information: Enter the street number and your name on the first line. If you have an apartment number, enter it on the second line. Use the drop-down menu for state and country. Select the city or country of residence from the drop-down menu.
    • Alien, Permanent or Not indicated: Choose one based on your VISA. If you do not have this information please contact Student Services at 703.323.3886 or email Eunice Torkornoo at etorkornoo@nvcc.edu.
    • Education History: Enter your high school or any college information.
    • Educational Goals: Click on "Certificate" and be sure to click on "College Credit Courses".
    • In-State Tuition: This takes you to a domicile questionnaire which determines if you qualify for in-state or out-of-state tuition. You must complete this questionnaire to register for classes.
    • Submit Application: Print out the application and write down your NOVA EMPLID. You will need this number to register for classes.

2.  Set User Preferences: 

  • Click here to log in to myNOVA and click on "SIS Student Information System".
    • Click on Student Center.
    • At the bottom left of the screen. Click on User Preferences.
    • Institution = Northern Virginia Community College
    • Academic Career = Credit
    • Click on the magnifying glass icon next to "Term" and select the current term (such as '2017 Spring').
    • You do not need to enter anything for "Aid Year".
    • Click "Save".
    • Sign out of SIS.

3. Take the English and Math Placement Tests:

  • Go to the Annandale Campus Testing Center - CA Building, room 115. Telephone: 703.323.3833
  • Explain that you need to take the English* and Math placement tests.

There is no charge to take a NOVA placement test and no appointment is necessary.

** If you have taken English and math at another college or university, please email an unofficial transcript to the NOVA-NFCU contact for a waiver.


4. Register for Classes:

  • Click here to log in to myNOVA and click on "SIS Student Information System".
    • Click on "Enrollment".
    • Click on "Enrollment: Add Classes"
    • Using the information you received in the email, follow the instructions to enroll in each class.

5. Print and sign the Release of Information Authorization Form

Current Students

Am I a Current Student?

You are a current student if you previously completed an application at NOVA or any community college in the state of Virginia, and have taken classes within the past three semesters.

If you are a current student, please complete the following steps:


1. Set User Preferences: 

  • Click here to log in to myNOVA and click on "SIS Student Information System".
    • Click on Student Center.
    • On the bottom left of the screen, click on User Preferences.
    • Institution = Northern Virginia Community College
    • Academic Career = Credit
    • Click on the magnifying glass icon next to "Term" and select the current term (such as '2017 Spring').
    • You do not need to enter anything for "Aid Year".
    • Click "Save".
    • Sign out of SIS.

2. Register for Classes:

  • Click here to log in to myNOVA and click on "SIS Student Information System".
    • Click on "Enrollment".
    • Click on "Enrollment: Add Classes"
    • Using the information you received in the email, follow the instructions to enroll in each class.

3. Print and sign the Release of Information Authorization Form

Returning Students

Am I a Returning Student?

You are a returning student if you previously completed an application at NOVA or any community college in the state of Virginia, but have not registered for classes in the last three semesters.

If you are a returning student, please complete the following steps:


1. Re-Apply to Become a NOVA Student:

  • Click here to go to the VCCS Admission page. Check the "I am not a robot" box, and click on "Returning Users".
    • Personal Information: Enter the same name that was used the first time you applied to the Virginia Community College System, even if you have since married, divorced or changed your name. (You can make changes later). If you are not sure of the correct name to use. See instructions below*.
    • Address Information: Enter the same address that was used the first time you applied, even if you have moved. (You can make changes later). If you are not sure of the correct address to use, see instructions below*.

*How to check for your correct name and address: Click here to login to myNOVA and click on "SIS Student Information System", then look under "Campus Personal Information".


2. Set User Preferences: 

  • Click here to log in to myNOVA and click on "SIS Student Information System".
    • Click on Student Center.
    • At the bottom left of the screen, click on User Preferences.
    • Institution = Northern Virginia Community College
    • Academic Career = Credit
    • Click on the magnifying glass icon next to "Term" and select the current term (such as '2017 Spring').
    • You do not need to enter anything for "Aid Year".
    • Click "Save".
    • Sign out of SIS.

3. Fill Out the Navy Federal Intake Form:

  • Click here to fill out the form.
  • You will receive an email with a list of classes you are eligible to enroll in. Do not continue with these instructions until you receive the email.

4. Register for Classes:

  • Click here to log in to myNOVA and click on "SIS Student Information System".
    • Click on "Enrollment".
    • Click on "Enrollment: Add Classes".
    • Using the information you received in the email, follow the instructions to enroll in each class.

5. Print and sign the Release of Information Authorization Form

Course Schedules

Navy Federal Classes - Summer 2017

Cohort 1

 

Subject

Catalog

Reg#

Section

Session

Name

Credit

Facility Descr

Meeting Days

Start time

End time

Start Date

End Date

ITN

266

Network Security Layers

24271

050N

6W1 (Navy Fed @ Annandale)

Mendes,Ester F

3.00

N-Technical/CT-0131

TR

6:30  PM

9:40  PM

5/22/2017

6/29/2017

ITN

267

Cyber Law 

24555

051N

6W2 (Navy Fed @ Annandale)

Kocherla,Showry

3.00

N-Technical/CT-0131

TR

6:30  PM

9:40  PM

7/5/2017

8/10/2017

 

Cohort 2

 

Subject

Catalog

Reg #

Section

Session

Name

Credit

Facility Descr

Meeting Days

Start time

End time

Start Date

End Date

ITN

262

Network Comm, Security and Authentication

24270

050N

6W1 (Navy Fed @ Annandale)

Mendes,Ester F

4.00

N-Technical/CT-0131

MW

6:30  PM

9:40  PM

5/22/2017

6/29/2017

ITN

263

Inter/Intra Firewalls/E Comm Sec 

24553

051N

6W2 (Navy Fed @ Annandale)

Daniels, Robert

4.00

N-Technical/CT-0131

MW

6:30  PM

9:40  PM

7/5/2017

8/10/2017

 

Cohort 3

 

Subject

Catalog

Title

Reg#

Section

Session

Name

Credit

Facility Descr

Meeting Days

Start time

End time

Start Date

End Date

ITE

115

Intro to Computer Application and Concepts

12349

051N

5W1 (Navy Fed @ Annandale)

Daniels, Robert

3.00

N-Technical/CT-0228

TWR

6:30  PM

9:25  PM

5/22/2017

6/26/2017

ITN

100

Intro to Telecommunications

13275

051N

6W1 (Navy Fed @ Navy Fed)

Smith, Curtis

3.00

Navy Fed

MW

5:30  PM

9:15  PM

6/27/2017

8/9/2017

 

Business Leadership Classes 

 

Subject

Catalog

Title

Reg#

Section

Session

Name

Credit

Facility Descr

Meeting Days

Start time

End time

Start Date

End Date

BUS

100

Intro to Business

17705

050N

10W(Navy Fed @ Navy Fed)

Tizoc Loza

3.00

Navy Fed 

Monday

5:30  PM

7:40  PM

5/22/2017

8/02/2017

SDV

100

College Success

13107

050N

5W1 (Navy Fed @ Navy Fed)

Gentile, Theres

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