Upper Keys Center
Academic advising, admissions, course and registration information, financial aid information, placement and other testing,
general college information
Phone: (305) 809-3154
Fax: (305) 852-8082
Located at Coral Shores High School
89951 US Highway 1
Tavernier, FL 33070
The “Open Door Policy” at Florida Keys Community College
Florida Keys Community College adheres to an “Open Door” admissions policy, which means that students may enter the
college regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status or disability.
General Admission Requirements
All correspondence concerning admission should be addressed to the Office of Enrollment Services, Florida Keys
Community College, 5901 College Rd., Key West, FL 33040. Students may enter in the fall, spring or summer sessions. Prior
to registering, a student must submit a completed application for admission and the non-refundable $30 application fee to
the Office of Enrollment Services. Applications may be completed online, in person, or by mail.
Students returning to FKCC after a one-year period of inactivity will be required to submit an updated application for
admission. Updates require residency information and related documentation.
Requirements for Degree-Seeking Students
All associate degree and certificate-seeking students are required to satisfy college placement testing requirements. See
“entry assessment at FKCC” for further information.
First Time in College Students:
1. Standard High School Diploma
An official high school transcript with graduation date must be received in the Office of Enrollment Services by the
end of the first term of enrollment; otherwise the student will not be allowed to a register for subsequent terms.
If the student participated in Advanced Placement courses through a high school, the official testing reports must
be requested directly from the testing center by the student for submission to Enrollment Services for evaluation.
2. High School Equivalency Diploma (GED)
Official transcript of the GED results must be received in the Office of Enrollment Services prior to the end of the
first term of enrollment; otherwise the student will not be allowed to register for subsequent terms.
3. Home Education Graduate
Students must provide affidavits signed by a parent or legal guardian attesting that they have completed a home
education program pursuant to the requirements in 1002.41 F.S. Signed affidavits must be received in the Office of
Enrollment Services prior to the end of the first term of enrollment; otherwise the student will not be allowed to
register for subsequent terms.