Applying to NOVA

Do you want to get your associate's degree or take courses that you can transfer to a four-year college or university? Do you want to take courses to advance your career? Whatever your educational goals, NOVA can help you achieve them.

Here’s how to get started...

Admissions & Enrollment

Our six campuses and three centers offer students convenient location choices, while our associate degree and certificate programs, distance learning courses and intensive English language programs provide a strong educational foundation.

Visit the Apply Now page on our main website to begin your application. (desktop recommended)

Tuition & Fees

Northern Virginia Community College offers its students an exceptional educational value -- the lowest tuition of any college or university in the Washington, D.C. area, thanks to financial support from the Commonwealth of Virginia.

The total cost of enrollment is based upon a charge per credit hour. Tuition is the same for credit and audit courses.

To qualify for financial aid, you must:

Contact us now to request more information about applying to NOVA.