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Summer/Fall 2021 Quick Enrollment Guide

Your future is within reach! Enroll today at Aiken Technical College. Registration is currently open for summer and fall classes. Summer classes start May 10. Fall classes start August 16.

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
Summer 2021 classes will start Monday, May 10! Registration is open now for new and current students.

  • May 10: Summer Term 1 starts
  • June 7: Summer Term 2 starts

Fall 2021 classes will start Monday, August 16. Registration is open now for current and new students.

  • August 16: Fall Terms 1 and 2 start
  • September 7: Fall September Start (Term 4) starts
  • October 5: Fall Term 3 starts

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! You may 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 meet with an enrollment advisor before taking the Accuplacer test.)

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.

All students must be advised before registering. Advisor information can be found on your MyATC Portal. Online advisement appointments are available. 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.

To be considered for federal student aid for Summer 2021, complete the 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at Those enrolling for Fall 2021 should complete the 2021-22 FAFSA. 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 Summer 2021 New Student Orientation will be held Thursday, May 6. The Fall 2021 New Student Orientation will be held Thursday, August 12. New Student Orientation an opportunity to learn about the resources available to you as a student, student experience activities, meet faculty and staff, and more! More details to be announced.

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