Welcome to OCCC!

  • Apply to Oregon Coast Community College
    One-third of the students at OCCC are aged 35 or older. Whatever your age, you’ll find a warm, welcoming environment with supportive faculty and staff helping you return to college – or start for the first time – every step of the way. 
  • Get help, and get to know us better! Visit one of our Open Houses, or attend an on-the-spot admissions event, where you’ll get personal help applying, registering for classes, sorting out financial aid, and more!
  • Schedule your Appointment with a Student Success Coach
    This is where all new students begin their OCCC experience. Meeting with one of our friendly, experienced Student Success Coaches ensures you get registered in the classes you need to meet your own specific goals. 
  • Request Additional Information 
    You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers. Send your questions via this handy online form and one of our friendly coastal humans will respond within a business day. 
  • Channel Your Inner Shark
    Want to learn more about Oregon Coast Community College? Meet some of our students, learn about some of our signature programs, and much more, on the College’s YouTube channel. 



@occcsharks #question from @occcsharks OCCC grad Jutta Pierce shares what her journey was like going back to school as a non-traditional student. #oregoncoastcommunitycollege #communitycollege #nontraditionalstudent #oregoncoast ♬ original sound – Waverly