All Spring 2021 classes will be held online, and all admissions and student support services are available remotely. Visit the Virtual Student Resource Center to access the assistance you need.

New Students

Welcome to CCP! Following are resources to help you complete the enrollment process. It is very important that you follow all of the steps before you can register for classes. Once you have completed these steps, you will receive registration instructions from the Office of Academic Advising. If you have any questions about this process, please email and include your J number.

Step 1: Apply online.

  • Make sure to apply for Financial Aid at: (Use Community College of Philadelphia School Code 003249 when filing your FAFSA).
  • Contact the Financial Aid office ( ) for any questions about FAFSA.

Step 2: Check your personal email for a communication from .

  • You will receive instructions about your College account, including a College email account. After you login to your College account, this is how you access your College email account:

MyCCP Quick Links

Step 3: SATISFY Your English and Math Placement Requirement
Submit your high school transcripts and SAT/ACT scores, if taken, as they are used to determine if you qualify for a placement test waiver. If you do not qualify for a waiver or are unable to get transcripts and/or test scores, you will need to take the placement test.

  • Please send all transcripts to the Transfer Credit and Placement office at .
  • Placement is not determined by the Office of Academic Advising.

Step 4: Login to your MyCCP account, click the New Student Online Orientation Portal and review each module.

New Student Resources

Step 5: Once you complete the modules, you will need to fill out the NEW STUDENT ADVISING INTAKE FORM. If you do not fill this form out, you will not be contacted. Please wait 7-10 business days from the time you complete the form to receive a response to your CCP email from an advisor about the registration process.

Showing the New Student Advising Intake Form that is listed under "Enrollment" on your Myccp portal

Step 6: Once you are registered for your courses, it is very important that you have payment for your classes to avoid being dropped. Please check your bill online and follow these steps to review your Financial Aid Award.

Step 7: Canvas is the College’s online learning management system. The assignments and syllabi for your courses will be listed in Canvas. For information about the books required for your courses, check your syllabus. We have Roary's OnLion Learning Space to help you get adjusted with taking courses online as a first time college student. Most courses will not appear in your CANVAS page until the first day of the semester.