Admission Requirements

Enrollment Documents

All applicants must submit one primary form of identification. This may be submitted in person, by mail, e-mail, or online at Identification cards cannot be submitted through fax.

Mailing Address

Enrollment Services – Admissions and Records
2601 Carson Road
Birmingham, AL 35215
[email protected]
(205) 856-7704

Admission Office Hours

Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

See below for Admission Requirements


  • Primary Identification
  • Official High School Transcript/GED


  • Primary Identification
  • Transient Letter (must list enrollment term and JSCC courses to be taken)


  • Primary Identification
  • Official High School Transcripts/GED
  • Official College Transcripts


  • Primary Identification
  • Official High School Transcripts/GED *If not already submitted
  • Official College Transcript(s) *If not already submitted

Primary Forms of Identification

Primary Forms of Identification

Examples of primary forms of identification:

  • Unexpired Alabama Driver’s License or instruction permit
  • Unexpired Alabama identification card
  • Voter Registration Card
  • Unexpired U.S. Passport
  • Unexpired U.S. Permanent Resident Card
  • Resident Alien Card — Pre-1997
  • Unexpired Driver’s License or instruction permit from another state or possession that verified lawful presence, dated 2000 and beyond
  • U.S. Alien Registration Receipt Card (Form I-151) prior to 1978
  • BIA or tribal identification card with photo
  • I-797 Form with expiration date
  • Transcripts must be official. They cannot be sent via fax or as e-mail attachments.
  • College transcripts must be sent directly from the college or educational agency by mail or secure
    electronic submission service (such as Parchment or Clearinghouse) to [email protected].
  • High school transcripts must list a graduation date and may be submitted by mail or e-Scrip from
    the high school or delivered in person by you if sealed inside an envelope from the school.
    Transcripts with a future graduation date are considered partial transcripts.
  • GED transcripts may be requested through

Transient Letter Submission Policy

Transient letters may be mailed, e-mailed (PDF format) or hand-delivered. Letters must list the semester you plan to attend, the JSCC courses you have permission to take, and the signature of a registrar or advisor.

Former Dual Enrollment and Accelerated High School students must submit a final high school transcript before enrolling as a college student at Jefferson State.