Admissions & Records
Paul D. Camp Community College welcomes applications from any person who has a high school diploma, a GED certificate, or who is 18 years old and in any case can benefit from a program. High school students may enroll with approval of their high school principal or guidance counselor. Home school students must provide to the Admissions and Records Office a current copy of a signed home school agreement between their school system and the authorizing parent or guardian.

New students and those who have not enrolled within the past three years must submit an application. Applications are available online and at all locations.

Students, who are over 18 years old and do not have a high school diploma or GED, must meet the “ability to benefit”. This is required for those pursuing a plan of study.

Special Information for Students Outside Virginia Seeking to Enroll in Online Courses or Programs

Special rules apply to online courses offered to students living in other states.

If an institution is offering postsecondary education through distance or correspondence education to students in a State in which it is not physically located or in which it is otherwise subject to State jurisdiction as determined by the State, the institution must meet any State requirements for it to be legally offering postsecondary distance or correspondence education in that State. (Chapter 34, § 600.9 State authorization, HIGHER EDUCATION ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED)

Paul D. Camp Community College can currently offer online courses to students living in Virginia and North Carolina.

Degree Verification Information
Paul D. Camp Community College has authorized the National Student Clearinghouse to provide enrollment and degree verifications. The National Student Clearinghouse can be contacted at: Clearinghouse Web Site

National Student Clearinghouse
13454 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 300
Herndon, VA 20171
Fax: 703.318.4058




Paul D. Camp Community College
Franklin Campus
100 North College Drive
Franklin, VA 23851
TDD: 757.569.7946
FAX: 757.569.6773
Hobbs Suffolk Campus
271 Kenyon Road
Suffolk, VA 23434
TDD: 757.925.3564
FAX: 757.925.6371
PDCCC at Smithfield
253 James Street
Smithfield, VA 23430
TDD: 757.356.1091
FAX: 757.925.6373
Mailing Addresses
PDCCC Franklin
PO Box 737
Franklin, VA 23851
PDCCC Hobbs Suffolk
PO Box 500
Suffolk, VA 23434
PDCCC at Smithfield
253 James Street
Smithfield, VA 23430

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