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Application for Admission

We are pleased that you have decided to apply to Mercer County Community College. These instructions will help you with this easy process.

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  • Complete the   online Application for Admission
  • Request that your high school send final official copies of your transcript, showing proof of graduation, to or by mail to:

          Student Records Office
          Mercer County Community College
          P.O. Box 17202
          Trenton, NJ 08690

    In addition, if you attended any other colleges, please submit official transcripts to the address above.
  • Request proof of immunization from your physician. Email to
    • New Jersey State Law requires that each student intending to attend Mercer full-time must submit an Immunization Record signed by his/her physician, indicating that he/she has received two live doses of MMR (Mumps/ Measles/ Rubella), Hepatitis B and 1 dose of MenB (Meningococcal disease) or 2 doses of MenACWY (Meningococcal disease)



Exemptions from the placement test include:
  • A score of 450 or higher on the Evidence Based Reading and Writing (ERW) SAT exempts you from the English portion of the placement test
  • A score of 22 or higher on the Reading section of the ACT exempts you from the English portion of the placement test
  • Transcript evidence of a degree from an accredited U.S. college or university
  • Transcript evidence of college-level English
If above criteria is not met:
  • Take the placement test.  details.


  • Email to be connected with an Intake Advisor to schedule an appointment for course registration. Be sure to include your full name, student ID #, and enter the subject as Intake Advisement.
  • Visit OneStop to meet with an Intake Advisor for course registration. Please have a copy of your high school transcript available to review with the advisor.


Pay all tuition and fees by required dates or apply for financial aid.

Questions? Contact us:

  call 609-570-3795.

You can also send your questions by FAX to 609-570-3797.

If you intend to apply for our NURSING program, please complete the online application choosing "Health Science" as your major. Then contact the Nursing office at 609-570-3391 or e-mail for further information.

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Non-Discrimination Notice

In compliance with Title IX requirements, Mercer County Community College does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its education programs and activities.

The college's Title IX Coordinator oversees compliance with all aspects of the sex/gender harassment, discrimination and misconduct policy. The Coordinator reports to the Vice President for Human Resources and is based in the Health and Science building, office HS114. Questions and complaints regarding Title IX may be directed to the Title IX Coordinator or the Office of Civil Rights as follows.

Elizabeth Mizerek, Interim Title IX Coordinator
Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Road - HS114
West Windsor, NJ 08550

Mail to: PO Box 17202, Trenton NJ 08690
Telephone: (609) 570-3526

In the event that an incident involves alleged misconduct by the Title IX Coordinator, reports should be made directly to:

Barbara Basel, Vice President for Human Resources
Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Road – AD101
West Windsor, NJ 08550

Mail to: PO Box 17202, Trenton NJ 08690
Telephone: (609) 570-3272

Individuals experiencing harassment or discrimination also always have the right to file a formal grievance with the government authorities:

Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
32 Old Slip, 26th Floor
New York, NY 10005-2500
Telephone: (646) 428-3800
Facsimile: (646) 428-3843