BP 5010: Admissions and Concurrent Enrollment

Mt Hood Community College shall admit students who meet one of the following requirements:

  1. Students 18 years of age or over, or students under 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED.
  2. Students under 18 years of age that have not graduated from high school may still attend if they follow the guidelines for students under 18 years of age as outlined in the administrative regulations.

Under no circumstances shall an applicant who is otherwise qualified be denied admission or given a preference for admission to the college based on an individual’s race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, familial relationship, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, mental or physical disability, religion, expunged record, veterans’ status or association with any member of these protected groups.

The college shall in its discretion, or as otherwise federally mandated, evaluate the validity of a student's high school completion. The President shall establish regulations for evaluating the validity of a student's high school completion.

Adopted: 3/8/06

Revised: 10/8/08

34 Code of Federal Regulations Part 668.16(p) (U.S. Department of Education regulations on the Integrity of Federal Student Financial Aid Programs under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended).
NWCCU Standard 1.C.4, 2.C.3, 2.G.2
ORS 341.290(7)
ORS 341.481
ORS 340.005 to 340.330 (Expanded Options/Dual Credit Programs)