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Accepted Student Check List

Congratulations on your choice to attend QVCC!

female students at fall festivalNow that you have been accepted to QVCC, you need to complete the checklist before you can register for your first semester at the College.  Be sure to attend our New Student Orientation in August.  This is a great chance to meet other new students, learn about campus activities and groups, and meet faculty.

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 MyCommNet is your student portal where you can register for classes, check financial aid status, order transcripts and more. Log into MyCommNet for the first time:
Your NetID: 8-digit number from your BannerID, followed by @student.commnet.edu
EX: BannerID @87654321 = 87654321@student.commnet.edu
Your initial password is as follows:

  • 1st three characters of your birth month (first letter capitalized)
  • The “&” symbol
  • Last 4 digits of Social Security Number. Ex: If your birthday is October & social security ends in 6789, your initial password is Oct&6789

College Email

Communications will come to you from your student Email account. Set up Email

You must submit an official copy of your final high school transcript, diploma or GED. If you were homeschooled, submit a  Homeschool Completion Form after graduation.

Submission of Immunization records is required before you will be allowed to register for classes.

You have to apply for financial aid online.

We are committed to reducing economic barriers to higher education. The QVCC Financial Aid department is here to help you. Be sure to familiarize yourself with financial aid policies that could effect your ability to keep your aid.

Need help completing the FAFSA for the first time? Contact Philhemina Boone, 860.932.4125

Sign up for the basic skills assessment test. If you have taken the SAT or ACT or are a transfer student, you may be exempt from taking the BSA. Find out if you are>>

LEAP Student Success Workshop
If you are new to QVCC, this brief workshop will provide you with information and the tools you need to start your college career on the right foot, without wasting any time in obtaining your desired degree and/or certificate.

Sign up for a LEAP – Student Success Workshop

Academic advising is critical to success as a student.

Come prepared to your meeting with your advisor. Look at the program information to familiarize yourself about your major. Bring a copy of your transcript, any transfer transcripts and any outstanding forms for submission.  Advisors are available in the Student Success Center in Danielson and at Windham Technical High School in the evenings.

College is different than high school. It is your responsibility to request services and accommodations for needs. Students who wish to disclose a disability are encouraged to do so as early as possible.


Tuition is set by the CSCU Board of Regents. 2019-2020 tuition

Text Books

QVCC Danielson campus bookstore is located in the Atrium. Windham Tech students are encourage to use the Danielson bookstore.  There are many other options outside of the College for buying books.


Many QVCC classes have textbooks at no cost or low cost. NOLO will be noted next the course in MyCommNet.  LEARN MORE