Sampson Community College subscribes to an Open Door admissions policy. The College accepts applications from legal residents of the United States who hold a regular high school diploma or adult high school equivalency diploma or are at least 18 years of age. The college reserves the right to direct the placement of students on the basis of counseling, assessments, interviews, and previous academic achievement. Completion of high school or adult high school equivalency is required for all applicants seeking entrance in a degree or diploma program. Sampson Community College is committed to serving all students without regard to race, religion, age, gender, national origin, or physical or mental disability.