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Are you ready to start on the best road to your future at Sinclair College? Getting started is simple. No matter which Sinclair location is right for you, all of the steps are the same and easy to complete! And remember—don’t hesitate to get in touch with the Admissions Office if you need help: 937-512-3675 or

Apply online or in person at any Sinclair location. On the Dayton campus you can apply in person by visiting the Welcome Center located on the first floor of Building 10. A one-time nonrefundable $20 registration fee will be assessed at the time of your initial registration for classes.


Just click your student type below to get started or schedule a campus visit here.

New Student: You are attending college for the first time.
College Credit Plus Student: You are in grade 7-12 and want to earn high school and college credit.
Transfer Student: You are transferring credit from another college to complete a degree at Sinclair.
Professional Development: You are looking to add to your professional skills by continuing education.
Returning Student: You have taken Sinclair classes, but have not registered in the last two years.
International Student: You are interested in studying in the U.S. on an F1 Visa or transferring to Sinclair on a F1 Visa.
Visiting Student: You are taking a select class(es) to transfer back to another college.
Lifelong Learner: You are at least 60 years of age and would like to take non-credit courses and/or seminars.

Admission is open to all applicants, with the exception of international students on an F-1 visa. Some academic programs have additional requirements that must be completed prior to actually beginning the program. These include the Health Sciences programs, Paralegal, Police Academy, Early Childhood Education, ASEP, CAP, Honda PACT and the A.I.S. and A.T.S. degrees. To learn more about Sinclair's academic programs, visit the A-Z Program List. If you would like to schedule a tour of the campus, please click here. If you have any questions, please contact us at 937-512-3675.