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First Time College Student

Students who have not attended college since high school graduation should follow these steps.

  1. Apply for Admission
  2. Submit Placement Scores for English and Math 
    • Applicants can take the CSI Placement Tests. Students may meet this requirement with transfer credits from another institution through Dual Credit or ACT or SAT scores that are no more than 3 years old. CSI accepts ACT or SAT scores sent directly from the testing service or reported on the official high school transcript. 
  3. Submit Your Official High School or GED Transcript
    • Upon graduation, submit a final transcript confirming graduation and showing all academic course work.
  4. Schedule An Appointment 
    • Schedule an appointment for a phone or video call (Zoom) by emailing We will add you to online orientation (eSOAR), and email you the instructions to log in and get started.

      Still waiting to receive your eSOAR confirmation email? Let us know at