Admissions Steps

Begin Your Admissions Process

Your first move towards your learning goal or degree is exciting, and we are here to support you every step of the way. Our Career Navigators can assist you with making informed academic decisions and selections. They can also direct you to additional support systems and resources.

Step 1: Get started and apply now!

  • Submit your online Admissions Application.
    • Information you may need for your application: 
      • Social security number
      • Colorado Driver’s License or Colorado ID Card information
      • If you are under 23, you may need some information from a parent or guardian
  • Need help? Contact Admissions at 720-423-4700.

Step 2: Complete the Student Success Orientation

Step 3: Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships

We want to help you minimize the cost of classes. The FAFSA is your gateway to state and federal grants, scholarships, and work-study funds. For Career and Technical Education students, to qualify for Federal and State aid, you will need to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Federal school code for Emily Griffith is 005596. To schedule a virtual appointment for help with your FAFSA, call the Educational Opportunity Center at 303-352-8746. The FAFSA is only applicable for our Financial Aid eligible programs. Click here for more information on applying for scholarships.

Step 4: Program Readiness

To start a Career and Technical Education program, you will need to meet certain requirements. The following options are available to demonstrate your program readiness. Visit the Emily Griffith Assessment page and confirm your program’s requirements. Please submit your unofficial transcripts, test scores or diploma via the application. You can also demonstrate your readiness through the EdReady Learning Pathways. 

Step 5: Meet with a Career Navigator

Your navigator will support you in your full journey during your time at Emily Griffith. They will help you explore your interests, career paths, registration for classes and provide a program checklist to guide your success.  

Schedule an appointment by emailing your Career Navigator. Check-in with a photo ID at the 6th floor Welcome Desk at 1860 Lincoln St., Denver, Colorado. You connect with your navigator during the following walk-in hours:

              Monday through Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

              Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

              Friday: 7:30 a.m. – noon

Step 6: Payment

Please make arrangements to make payment within 10 days of registration. The following payment options are available for your convenience.

  1. In person at the Treasurer’s Office
  2. By phone at 720-423-4786
  3. Online

Forms of payment include cash, checks ,Visa, MasterCard and Discover, and American Express (online only)

Step 7:  Program Checklist

  • Review your program checklist with your career coach. Program checklists can be accessed on the web page for your program and through your navigator. 

Step 8: Purchase Books and Supplies

Please check your schedule to determine if books are not included in the program tuition and fees. Purchase books at EmilyGriffith.Textbookx.com. If you have excess financial aid that you would like to use to purchase textbooks, please visit the Treasurer’s Office to request a voucher to complete the purchasing process. 

Step 9: Plan Your Childcare, Transportation and Parking

The Student Success Center is here to help you navigate the necessary resources for childcare, transportation, and parking. Contact the Student Success Center (SSC) for more information. For community childcare assistance, call at 720-423-4889 or student.help@emilygriffith.edu

  • Purchase an income-based RTD bus pass here
  • Get information about public transit and parking information here

Step 10: Attend Your First Class

Moodle is Emily Griffith’s online learning platform. It will be your go-to for everything from course materials and online classes to announcements and your Student Handbook. Remember, your navigator and career coach are always available throughout your journey at Emily Griffith.

  • Access course materials in Moodle at moodle.emilygriffith.edu. Your username is your student ID number and your password is our student portal password (both are included on your student schedule). Classes are inactive in Moodle until the class start date. You must have confirmed payment arrangements to attend class and/or access course materials online. 

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