The last day to register for the spring semester at New River Community and Technical College is Jan. 8.\r\nSpring semester classes begin on Jan. 19. New students are advised to contact the Office of Admissions as soon as possible to complete paperwork required to sign up for courses. The College will be closed for winter break from Dec. 24 through Jan. 4.\r\nNew students planning to attend in the spring should submit their application for admission by clicking on the \u201capply now\u201d tab at www.newriver.edu. The application form also may be printed and mailed or completed at the Office of Admissions on any of the College\u2019s campuses.\r\nAfter applying for admission, any student seeking financial aid must submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at http:\/\/www.fafsa.ed.gov, using school code 039603. A student must be fully admitted in order for financial aid or loans to be processed and awarded.\r\nNew River CTC is an open admissions institution, which means that the College is committed to providing an educational opportunity to all persons regardless of educational background or preparation. For more information, please contact 1-866-349-3739.\r\nNew River Community and Technical College serves nine counties in southeastern West Virginia from the Greenbrier Valley Campus (Lewisburg), Mercer County Campus (Princeton), Nicholas County Campus (Summersville), and Raleigh County Campus (Beaver\/Beckley).