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Welcome to Coastal Bend College's Student One-Stop-Shop: Your Journey to Success Starts Here! Whether you're looking to enroll, need academic support, or applying for graduation, we're here to help you every step of the way. Explore our resources, connect with CBC Success Coaches, and discover how Coastal Bend College can pave the path to your future success!
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Steps to Success
Apply for College
Apply for College

Apply for Admissions    
* Complete your ApplyTexas application: 
 Go ApplyTexas application 

Create your account & create a new 2-year college admissions application. Select Coastal Bend College.   
* Submit required documents to the CBC Admissions team at admissions@coastalbend.edu.

* Official high school and college transcripts or Proof of GED     * Submit Proof of Bacterial Meningitis through our online form (Age 22 and younger)   

* If you are transferring credits to CBC, please complete the online transfer evaluation form.   
* For more information on the CBC admissions process, visit the Admissions webpage.
Note: If you took the TSI exam at another institution or your high school, please complete the TSIA Cross-Institution Release Form.
Complete Your FAFSA

Complete and Submit the FAFSA  
* Apply online at https://studentaid.gov 
* Apply for the CBC scholarship
* For additional assistance, please email finaid@coastalbend.edu. 

Advising and New Student Orientation

Register for Classes 
* Send an email to studentsuccess@coastalbend.edu to make an appointment with a CBC Success Coach, who can meet with you in person, virtually, or over the phone.
* Determine if you need to complete the TSI or if you are exempt. Visit Placement Exam Requirements.
* If you are a returning student with no holds, you can register through the Cougar Den by clicking on "self-service" >> student  planning.
* If you are a new student, we recommend visiting with a CBC success coach or faculty advisor. To connect with a success coach, please email studentsuccess@coastalbend.edu. 

PLAN AHEAD:  Check the Payment deadlines on the CBC Academic Calendar. If you DO NOT pay for your classes, you will be dropped for non-payment.   

Paying for College

Pay for your CBC Classes   
* Pay online by logging into your Cougar Den Account. You can pay by debit and credit card and even set up a payment plan.    
* Pay in-person at your nearest CBC location (Beeville, Alice, Kingsville, & Pleasanton)   
* If you are receiving financial aid, please check the checklist the Financial Aid checklist in Cougar Den to determine if you need to submit additional documents and to check your status. 

Apply for Graduation

The deadline to apply for FALL semester graduation is Monday, September 5, 2024, for all degrees and certificates.      

The application for graduation can be found by visiting this link.     

Reminder: Students run the risk of not having their name printed in the commencement program and a delay in processing their graduation audit when applying for graduation late.     

Congratulations, and best wishes to all students completing their final semester at CBC!     

Coastal Bend College Graduation Committee
Candy J Fuller
Director of Admissions/Registrar
Coastal Bend College

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Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Summer hours:
Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Student Success Center R.W. Dirks Building
3800 Charco Road
Beeville, TX 78102



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