First Time In College Students
1. ONLINE APPLICATION
2. Application Fee
At the end of the application, there is a one-time nonrefundable $30 application fee.
You can pay the application fee on the last page of the application. You can pay with check or debit card.
Pay In Person
If you prefer to pay your application fee with cash or check, you can do so in person at the Cashier’s Office in the following locations:
Ocala Campus, Building 5
Have your CF Student ID number and a photo ID.
3. Florida Residency Declaration Form
After you complete the application, you will receive an e-mail with your student ID number. Log into https://mycf.cf.edu/ics and complete the Florida Residency Declaration Form. Click for more information about Florida residency for tuition purposes.
4. Submit your high school transcripts or GED
Send your final and official high school transcripts, or official GED, to CF.
Your high school transcripts must include your graduation date to be considered final. If you are currently in 12th grade, request your transcripts be sent after you have officially graduated. Transcripts sent before your graduation date will be "In Progress" and will not be final.
Transcripts must be sent in the sealed, unopened envelope from your high school administration office. If you pick up your transcripts, do not open the envelope yourself. You may also request your high school send the transcripts electronically to CF.
Students must submit their official GED score report. Florida GED students can request an official copy online.