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School of Undergraduate Studies

The Undergraduate School is one of the most innovative and student-centered institutions in higher education today. Cambridge College offers academically excellent programs for students wishing to enroll in a dynamic, diverse, and flexible institution of higher education. Welcome to your future!

Please note, this information is specifically for students beginning in the Fall 2018-19 semester.  Students starting in the Spring 2019 semester, should check back for updated information after October 1st.  

Here are your next steps:

1.     Complete your Financial Aid Application

(Domestic Students Only). To be eligible for federal financial aid, you must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident and an officially Accepted student. Please complete your FAFSA and submit all required supporting documentation as soon as possible. Learn about financial aid and apply. It is important to complete this task as soon as possible.


2.     Submit Proof of Immunization form

You will need a physician or nurse to sign this form.  Please contact your physician’s office right away as they may require lab work to verify your immunities. 


3.     RSVP New Student Nights

At our New Student Nights, you will meet with an academic advisor, receive your personalized academic plan, complete the college's writing assessment, register for classes, and hear from representatives from the Undergraduate Advising and Student Financial Services Teams.   

Seats are limited, please send your RSVP to AcademicAdvisingUG@cambridgecollege.edu.

  • Thursday, July 12th, 5pm

  • Monday, July 23rd, 5pm


4.     Log into MyCC

You will need to access the MyCC portal frequently as a student to register for classes, make payments, check financial aid documents and much more.  Here are    instructions on How to Access MyCC as a New User.  You will need your student ID number (found on your acceptance email) to log into the system. 


5.    Attend Orientation

Orientation is mandatory and will be held on Thursday, September 6th from 5:30 - 9:00PM.  Please RSVP to AcademicAdvisingUG@cambridgecollege.edu.

Classes start on September 10th. 


6.     Submit a health insurance waiver, if applicable, September 30th.   

This applies to ALL students attending a location in Massachusetts.  Undergraduate students taking 9 or more credits or Graduate students taking 6 or more credits will be assessed the health insurance charge for the on their accounts. Students who do not require the College's health plan must submit a waiver through Gallagher Koster. For more information regarding the annual cost and how to waive out or enroll, please visit our student health insurance site.   


7.     Pay your Tuition due by September 3rd.  

Tuition statements will be mailed on August 3rd.  If you register after payment due date, payment is due within 5 days of registering for classes.  $100.00 late will be applied to your account if you have not one of the following: 1. applied and completed financial aid steps, 2. secured a payment plan 3. OR paid tuition in full. 

September 17th is the last day to add classes for the Fall semester or drop classes for full reimbursement of tuition.   


Please log into MyCC Student Portal, click on the finance tab to review your student account and check financial aid documents.  

Once on the finance tab, please see the following:

My Account Balance: Students can review current balance and make payments 

Course and Fee Statement: Students can review details of their bills

View Financial Aid Document Tracking: Students can review financial aid documents have been received or missing from their record

Financial Aid Awards: Student can review their financial aid award for the academic year

If you have any questions, please contact Student Financial Service (SFS) by email at sfs@cambridgecollege.edu or by phone at 617-873-0403.


8.     Check your student email frequently.  

Important information will be sent to your student email address regarding financial, academic and student support.  An email address will be created within 24 hours after registering for classes.  Please see our Information Technology Orientation Page on how to access your student email.


9.     Contact Student Support Offices, if needed:   

Disability Services- Please note some accommodations may take up to 2 weeks arrange. 

Academic Success Center- provides tutoring services and workshops.   


10.   Obtain your student ID Badge

Visit the Registrar’s Office located at our Main Campus at 500 Rutherford Avenue, Boston, MA 02129 to obtain your student ID badge.


11.   Student Parking Permit

The Boston campus is located 5 minutes from the Sullivan Square Orange Line T station.  For those traveling by car, we have an ample of parking spaces available at no cost. However, a Student Parking Permit form must be completed each academic year to receive a parking permit.


*Additional Steps for International Students


1.     Obtain your I-20, if you are an F1 International Student

All international students wishing to obtain, maintain, or regain Active F1 status through matriculation in a Cambridge College program of study must receive a Cambridge College I-20 prior to registering for classes. Upon acceptance, you should receive an email from the International Office detailing your next steps for receiving your I-20.  Note: You will not be able to register for classes until authorized by the International office.  


2.     Complete the Online New International Student Check-In session

At the start of the first term of study, all new F1 international students are required to complete the online New International Student Check-In session, where you will learn all of the rules and regulations surrounding maintaining Active F1 status, and about the culture and expectations of the U.S. classroom.