• Watch these short videos to explore how to get started at Carroll, plus some of the many great benefits we offer our students.
  • Apply for our selective admission, cohort-based Hill Scholars and STEM Scholars programs.

Become a Credit Student

  • Ready to Start your Adventure at Carroll? 5 Steps to Becoming a Carroll Student

  • 1. Apply Now

    Apply online before you come in -- it's quick and easy, with no application fee. You can also complete your application in the Admissions Office (A101). 

    2. Determine Eligibility for Classes

    Review requirements to take college-level courses.

    3. Meet with a Counselor or an Advisor

    • Meet with an Admissions Counselor (Dual Enrollment in High School)

      • High School Dual Enrollment Students (and visiting College students) can drop in but its best to call before you come for availability and/or to schedule an appointment at 410-386-8430

    • Meet with an Academic Advisor (New Degree Seeking Students)

      • New Degree Seeking Students Meet with an Academic Advisor to register for classes. You must make an appointment ahead of time to avoid waiting. Call 410-386-8435 to schedule your appointment today!

    • Students who have completed college-level courses should bring an unofficial transcript with them.

    4. Pay Tuition

    You have several options to help you pay for college. For more information, speak with a staff member in our Financial Aid Office.

    5. Prepare for Class

    Preview your classes in Canvas one week before classes begin and make any schedule adjustments before attending. Go to New Student Orientation and discover what opportunities Carroll has to help you be a successful college student. Buy your books.

    Start Your Adventure!

    Go to your classes the first day they meet. (Attending the first class, and having the books and required supplies is crucial.) Meet your professors. Make new friends. Learn and grow.

  • More Information from the 2020 Open House

  • Welcome!

  • Course Formats for Fall 2020

  • Why Carroll?

  • Tuition and Affordability

  • Course and Degree Transfer

  • Student Involvement and Athletics

  • Program Offerings

  • Honors Programs

  • Dual Enrollment

  • Apply, Credits, and Eligibility for Courses

  • Registration

  • Financial Aid and Scholarships

  • Disability Support Services


    Admissions is open and offering remote services

    8:30-4:30 Monday - Friday

    Call 410-386-8430
    or email with questions or to schedule an appointment with a counselor.

    We will monitor phones, voice messages and email messages and reply promptly to all.