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You will be required to create a temporary account before you complete the admissions application. You may use any username and password (this is a temporary account that will be used for your admission application only). Upon acceptance to Herkimer College, you will receive a Herkimer College student account with username and password.

The online admissions application will require you to choose from one of the following application types:

  • Matriculated Students/Degree – Choose this if you plan to study on a part-time or full-time basis, earn a degree or certificate and are interested in applying for financial aid.
  • Non-Matriculated/Non-Degree – choose this if you are interested in taking a few courses on a part-time basis without earning a degree or certificate. Non-matriculated students are not eligible for federal and state financial aid.
  • International Major/Degree– Choose this if you are applying as an international student. Click here for more information for international student admissions.

If you previously attended Herkimer College, you do not need to apply again. Simply complete the Request to Return form.

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