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Steps to Becoming a Dragon Student-Athlete

Follow the steps below to prepare to become a Dragon student-athlete. 

Step 1:      Complete the contact card or send an email to a coach indicating your interest in a particular sport.   
Step 2:Apply online to Howard Community College.
Step 3: Contact Financial Aid if needed.
Step 4:Contact the coach and report the above results.
Step 5:Sign up and complete a placement test.
Step 6:If you have a documented learning disability from high school, register with Academic Support Services by making an appointment, completing forms, and being advised as to number of classes to take.
Step 7:Read the section especially for student-athletes before your meeting. Meet with an advisor at Advising. 
Step 8: 

Register for classes. 
Note: All athletes must register for 12 credits unless there is a documented learning disability. Part time students are eligible after having earned a minimum of 12 credits over the course of one academic year.

Step 9:Contact the coach and report the completion of admission, financial aid and advising.
Step 10: Obtain a current physical to participate in intercollegiate sports.
Step 11:Transfer Students
Transfer student-athletes must have official transcripts from previous institutions to send to the college.
Step 12:Check back in with the coach to get further directions.