COVID-19 Updates
Updated July 6, 2020

Cambridge College will continue remote learning and teaching through Fall 2020-2021 term. The health and safety of our students, faculty, staff and community are important to us. Please see our updates regarding COVID-19.

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CC-Springfield New Students

Welcome to Cambridge College - Springfield Campus! 

Please note, this information is specifically for students beginning in the FALL 2020 semester.  Students starting in the Spring 2020 semester should check back for updated information after November 1st.  If you have any questions, please let us know at StudentNavigation@cambridgecollege.edu


Here are your next steps:

Register for Classes

Congratulations on your acceptance! 

Please contact your admissions counselor for more information regarding course registration.  New Student Orientation will be held on Saturday, August 29th and Wednesday, September 2nd.  Please contact your admissions counselor for more details. 

Classes start on Tuesday, September 8th. The last day to add classes for the semester or drop classes to receive 100% tuition refund is Tuesday, September 15th.   

Log into MyCC Student Portal

You will need to access the MyCC portal frequently as a student to register for classes, check financial aid documents and much more. You will need your student ID number (found on your acceptance email) to log into the system for the first time.  Once on the site, please click on NON-SSO Login (upper right corner), enter ID number then click New User.  

Please see our Video instructions and Written Instructions for course registration.  If you have any questions regarding registration, please contact the Registrar’s office at (617) 873-0101 or email registrar@cambridgecollege.edu.  Office hours are Monday through Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm.

Additional Step for International Students- 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.   Questions regarding F1 status should be sent to Maxime by phone number: +1-617-873-0142 or email: Maxime.Mad-Toingue@cambridgecollege.edu.    Please Note: You will not be able to register for classes until authorized by the International office.


Tuition Payment Options/ Financial Aid

Fall tuition payment must be received by Tuesday, September 1st.  If you register after this due date, payment is due within 5 days of registration. 

To review your statement, please log into MyCC Student Portal, click on the finance tab, then click on Course and Fees Statement.  Please review our Tuition Rates

Three options of paying your tuition prior to Tuesday, September 1st. 

  1. You may pay your tuition in full online or mail check to Student Financial Services, 500 Rutherford Ave, Boston, MA 02129.  Please do not mail cash.
  1. Set up a payment plan with Tuition Management Systems (TMS)
    • Payment plans are designed to evenly divide your balance over 3-5 months. There is a $45 fee to enroll in payment plan.  To participate in the payment plan click on this link: https://cambridgecollege.afford.com/Home
  1. Financial Aid: Complete the 2020-2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. To be eligible for federal financial aid, you must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident. Cambridge College's school code is 021829. 
    • After you complete the FAFSA form, you may be required to submit additional documents to create a financial aid award letter.  These requirements will be listed as missing documents on MyCC Student Portal, click on the finance tab, view financial aid document tracking. Please complete and submit all required supporting documentation as soon as possible.
    • Students using federal loans will need to complete Master Promissory Note (MPN) and Entrance Loan Counseling to activate their financial aid loan. 
    • For more information, please visit our financial aid website.  

Please note a $100.00 late fee will be applied to your account if you have not completed one of these options above by Tuesday, September 1st. 

Financial Loan Counseling

Cambridge College has partnered with the i3 group to help you manage your student loan repayment options. The i3 group’s student loan counselors can help with questions you may have about your student loan repayment options.  These services are provided at no cost to all of Cambridge College’s current and former students.  I3 counselors can be reached at the toll-free number 866-296-7955.

Scholarships

For more information regarding Cambridge College scholarships, please visit our scholarship website.

To review your Student Account, log into MyCC Student Portal, click 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 that have been received or missing from their record
  • Financial Aid Awards: Students can review their financial aid award for the academic year

Balances must be cleared before registering for the next semester.  If you have any questions, please contact Colleen Perenick at Colleen.Perenick@cambridgecollege.edu. 


Healthcare Requirements

Submit a health insurance waiver before September 15, 2020

Massachusetts law states that students who meet the following criteria are required to be enrolled in the College’s Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) or participate in a plan with comparable coverage.  Students are automatically enrolled in and billed for the SHIP effective September 1, 2020 through August 31, 2021.  This applies to all

  • Undergraduate students enrolled in at least 9 credits
  • Graduate students enrolled in at least 6 credits 
  • International students (active for SEVIS)  

Cambridge College partnered with University Health Plans to manage the student health insurance plan. For more information about the Student Health Insurance Plan, please visit www.universityhealthplans.com/CambridgeCollege. Students who wish to opt out of the student health insurance plan must document that they have comparable coverage by submitting a waiver form each academic year. Click HERE to submit a waiver form by September 15, 2020. 

If you have questions about the enrollment and waiver process, please contact University Health Plans at (800) 437-6448 or info@univhealthplans.com.

 Submit Proof of Immunization form

In compliance with the Massachusetts Dept. of Public Health, all students enrolled in a degree or certificate at Cambridge College locations in Massachusetts must submit a Proof of Immunization form within the first month of attending classes.  

  • A physician or nurse will need to complete and sign this form.  Please contact your physician’s office right away, as they may require lab work to verify your immunities if they do not have a record of your vaccinations. 
  • Please return the completed form by email to studentaffairs@cambridgecollege.edu, by mail: Cambridge College, Office of Student Affairs, 500 Rutherford Avenue, Boston, MA 02129.  If you have any questions, please call Vera Dimoplon, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, by Phone (617) 873-0614 or email: vera.dimoplon@cambridgecollege.edu

Before Classes Start...

Once you register for classes, you will receive an email to activate your student email.  

Important information will be sent to your student email address regarding financial, academic and student support. Please see our Information Technology Orientation Page on how to access your student email.

Parking is available for students in Cambridge College Tower Square Parking Garage  

The fee is $100 per semester which is added to your business statement. Should you choose to opt out of parking in the garage, you must complete a parking waiver (available at the front desk) no later than Tuesday, September 15th.  Please contact Colleen Perenick at Colleen.Perenick@cambridgecollege.edu. 

Contact Student Support Offices, if needed: 

Disability Services- Please note some accommodations may take up to 2 weeks arrange. Please call Vera Dimoplon, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, by Phone (617) 873-0614 or email: vera.dimoplon@cambridgecollege.edu

Academic Success Center- provides tutoring services and workshops.   

COVID-19 Updates

The health and safety of our students, faculty, staff and community are important to us. Please see our updates regarding COVID-19.

Cambridge College RAVE Emergency Alert

In case of an emergency or school closing, please register to receive text messages from our RAVE emergency alert system.  Please see RAVE registration instructions.


Fall 2020-2021 Semester Important Dates 

  • Course registration opens on July 1st on MyCC
  • Tuition Payment is due by Tuesday, September 1st
  • Classes begin on Tuesday, September 8th
  • Last day to add or drop courses is Tuesday, September 15th

Save the Date:

Fall Semester Registration opens on Wednesday, July 1st

Helpful Websites:

If you have any questions, please let us know at StudentNavigation@cambridgecollege.edu