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Spring/Summer 2022 Quick Enrollment Guide

Your future is within reach! Enroll today at Aiken Technical College. Whether you are continuing your education with us, or are just getting started, check out the information below to help you on your journey to success.

Note: Aiken Technical College has several safety measures in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Read more about our safety measures and campus guidelines.


Semester Start Dates
Spring 2022 classes will start Monday, January 10. Summer 2022 classes will begin Monday, May 9. Below are important dates:

  • October 18:  Advisement and registration for spring and summer open for current and returning students
  • October 25: Advisement and registration for spring and summer open for current and returning students
  • January 10: Spring 2022 classes begin for terms 1 and 2
  • January 31: Classes begin for Spring 2022 term 4 (late start)
  • March 1: Classes begin for Spring 2022 term May 3 9: Summer 2022 term 1 classes begin
  • June 6: Summer 2022 term 2 classes begin

See "Enrolling at ATC" for more information. Visit our Course Listings page for a complete list of offerings.

Applying to ATC
It is free to apply to Aiken Technical College! Complete the online application here.

Those taking the Accuplacer placement test can find tips and study information on the Test Center's Accuplacer page. New students should begin the enrollment process with an Enrollment Advisor. During this initial interaction with the Enrollment Advisor, the student and advisor will discuss testing, programs, and next steps. Most students will move on from the Enrollment Advisor to a faculty advisor for full academic advisement and registration.

Enrolling at ATC
Enrolling at Aiken Technical College is easy! Visit our Enrollment Services page to find the steps to enrollment. Our Registration Information page provides information about the registration process.

Students must meet with their advisors before registering. Advisor information can be found on your MyATC Portal. For more information, contact the Enrollment Services Center at (803) 508-7263.

Financial Aid Options
Aiken Technical College offers many financial aid options including grants, loans, and scholarships.

Those enrolling for Fall 2021 should complete the 2021-22 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at Check your email or mail for further information regarding your financial aid package. You may be asked to submit additional forms or documentation. Financial aid forms are available online.

South Carolina residents enrolled in six credit hours or more may be eligible for SC Lottery Tuition Assistance. This grant is not need- or income-based. Students qualifying for Lottery Tuition Assistance may also be eligible for SC WINS funding based on their program of study or income.

For a complete list of financial aid options and how to apply, visit the Financial Aid Office page. You may also watch short videos on various financial aid topics at ATC Financial Aid TV.

Deferred Tuition Payment Plans are also available. Visit the Bursar's page to learn more about the plan's criteria, terms, and conditions.

For questions and assistance regarding financial aid, contact the Enrollment Services Center at (803) 508-7263 or email

New Student Orientation
The Spring 2022 New Student Orientation will be held on January 6. The Summer 2022 New Student Orientation will be held on May 5. New Student Orientation is an opportunity to learn about the resources available to you as a student, student engagement activities, meet faculty and staff, and more! More details to be announced.

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