Henry Ford College

Steps to Enrollment

HFC Welcome Center

Admission and Enrollment

  1. Complete the application online at www.hfcc.edu/apply. Be sure to follow all steps listed to complete the admission and enrollment process. Click on www.hfcc.edu/steps to get started today!

  2. Transfer Students: Request to have all official transcripts from previously attended colleges and universities to be sent to HFC. Please note, previous college coursework must be evaluated for transfer students who wish to be certified for Veterans Educational Benefits. Official transcripts can be faxed to 313-845-6464 or mailed to:

    Henry Ford College
    Attention: Welcome Center
    5101 Evergreen Road
    Dearborn, MI 48128

  3. If you have military training that you would like to have evaluated for college credit, request and submit your JST (Joint Services Transcript) transcript to the Registration and Records Office. You may access Request for Official Joint Services Transcript at https://jst.doded.mil/official.html. For additional information on Military Transcript Evaluation visit ACE | Military Programs.

Application for Veterans Educational Benefits

NOTE: You can complete the application process to the Department of Veterans Affairs while you are completing the admission and enrollment process at the College.

  1. Using VA Education Benefits For The First Time: Complete the online application for VA educational benefits at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill . When applying for benefits for the first time, you will need to complete VA Form 22-1990 if you are the Veteran, or Form 22-5490 if you are applying for Survivors and Dependents (DEA) educational benefits. This step should be completed as soon as possible. Please allow at least six weeks for processing of your application by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Print a copy of your va application to be submitted to the veterans certifying official at hfc.

  2. Transfer Students: If you used Veterans Educational Benefits at another institution, you must complete the Request for Change of Program or Place of Training. This form can be completed online at http://www.gibill.va.gov/resources/student_handouts/. Complete VA Form 22-1995 if you are the Veteran or Form 22-5495 if you have used DEA (Survivors and Dependents) educational benefits at a previously attended institution. Print a copy of the completed form to be submitted to the veterans certifying official at HFC.

  3. Tuition Assistance Sponsorship: For student's using Military Tuition Assistance (GoArmyEd, Navy College Program Tuition Assistance, MyCAA, etc.). Students using Military Tuition Assistance will be processed as a "sponsored" student and invoicing for your Tuition Assistance payments is handled by the Cashiers Office. Please submit your Tuition Assistance authorization voucher to the Cashiers Office (located in the HFC Welcome Center). For detailed information log onto www.hfcc.edu/cashiers or contact Bethany Moon at bmoon@hfcc.edu or cashiers@hfcc.edu

The department of veterans affairs makes the determination on benefit eligibility.