Have you already applied and are ready to register for classes? This checklist will help guide you through the process.  

Not a Workforce student?

Other checklists are available:



First-Semester Workforce students must consult with relevant faculty or advising prior to registration. Advising is optional for Continuing Students.

If you have not had a chance to check out Career Coach you might do so before you meet with Advising.  Career Coach is a tool that will let you explore careers in our local job market.


Register for classes

Course listings


Orientation – College 101

First-Semester at Texarkana College students: Sign up for College 101.  Learn more.
This step does not apply to Continuing Students.


Parking Permit

You’ll need a parking permit to park on campus. See the Student Accounts Office once you complete your application. The first parking sticker is free and any additional stickers are $2 each with a form completed for each additional sticker.
Here’s an application.


Pay for classes

Tuition and fees are automatically deducted from your financial aid awards. You are responsible for paying any remaining balance.

Students must pay by the posted payment deadlines or their classes will be dropped for non-payment.

Learn about your payment options.

Credit card, cashier’s check or money order accepted.

You may pay online from your .  A Payments How-to guide is available from the Help Desk.


Student ID

Come by the Admissions office and get your photo taken and your Student ID badge printed.
This step may be skipped if you have a current Student ID badge.


Buy books

Visit the bookstore in the Truman Arnold Student Center or online bookstore.