Flex Start Courses

Flex Start Courses

Flexible Starts at RCC

You can earn your degree at Rockland Community College with a schedule that works best for your life. There are a diversity of courses available in our Flex Start sessions that include online and evening classes.  You may begin your enrollment in Flex Start 1 which starts at the beginning of a semester or you may begin enrollment in Flex Start 2 which starts about mid-way into the semester. Instructions on how to search for classes in Self-Service Banner are below.

During the Spring semester, the seven-week courses run from January 23 – March 14 and March 22 – May 17.

Current Students

To register for upcoming Flex Start courses, current students should contact their Advisor or Student Success at 845-574-4427 or [email protected]. You can be advised online. Once advised, students can register through Self-Service Banner. See Registration Instructions.

New Students

Students have the option to apply as a full-time student or take just a class or two for Flex Start. Please see our page Matriculate or Not? to find out more about your options.

  • You may begin your enrollment in Flex Start 1 which starts at the beginning of a semester or you may begin enrollment in Flex Start 2 which starts about mid-way into the semester.
  • If you wish to seek a degree/certificate and matriculate at RCC, you should complete our online admissions application and/or contact [email protected] for more information.
  • If you are a visiting student and wish to study as non-matriculated student, complete the registration steps outlined here.

How to View Flex Start Courses in Self-Service Banner

Video: How to Register for a Flex Start Course

  1. Go to Schedule of Classes in Self-Service Banner.
  2. Select the term from the drop down list.
    screenshot showing select term drop down list
  3. Use Part of Term to select Flex Start 1 for courses running the first seven weeks of the semester or Flex Start 2 for courses running the last seven weeks of the semester.
    screenshot showing part of term drop down list