New River Community and Technical College is an open-door admissions institution, which means that the College is committed to providing an educational opportunity to all persons regardless of educational background or preparation. The College has established the following guidelines to assist students in complying with established admissions standards of the institution. Refer to Student Types for more specific information.

After you have completed and submitted your application for admission, you will receive notification that your application has been processed. We will also contact you if additional documents are needed to complete your admission file. All requested documents should be mailed directly from the school or agency to the campus Office of Admissions location you will be attending or if an online student, choose the closest campus you will work with. You will be assigned a New River Identification number (ID #) which is included in your admission letter.

Steps to Enrollment for degree or certificate (CAS) seeking students:

  1. Apply for admission.
  2. Send official transcripts to New River CTC: high school or high school equivalency official transcripts and other official college transcripts (if applicable).
  3. If degree or certificate seeking, submit ACT or SAT  scores taken within the past 5 years or call a location listed below to schedule an appointment to complete your placement test:

Advanced Technology Center 304-929-5016
Greenbrier Valley Campus  304-647-6591
Mercer County Campus 304-818-2014
Nicholas County Campus 304-883-2465
Raleigh County Campus 304-929-5016

  1. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA) online at https://fafsa.gov/. New River CTC’s school code is 039603.
  2. Complete your Student Orientation online to register for classes. Also, plan to attend an on campus orientation. Transient students, non-degree seeking students and those enrolling as provisional high school students do not have to complete online orientation.
  3. Call a location listed below to schedule your appointment to register for classes:

Advanced Technology Center 304-929-3315
Greenbrier Valley Campus 304-647-6565
Mercer County Campus 304-818-2012
Nicholas County Campus 304-883-2437
Raleigh County Campus 304-929-5469

  1. Pay tuition and fees.
  2. Purchase your books online
  3. Attend classes.

Statement of Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action

New River Community and Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, blindness or disability in its educational programs or in admission to, access to, treatment in, or employment as required by applicable state and federal law.

The following individual has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the College’s non-discrimination polices relating to disabilities or sex discrimination:

Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Inquiries from Employees/Visitors/Third Parties/Students

Leah Taylor, Vice President for Administrative and Student Services

New River Community and Technical College
280 University Drive
Beaver, WV 25813
Phone: 304.929.6701
Email: ltayor@newriver.edu
Fax: 304.929.6707