What You Need For Registration

Registering for an Economic & Workforce Development course at Forsyth Tech is easy. You can register by phone or at one of our six convenient registration locations in Forsyth and Stokes counties listed under Walk-in Registration.

When you register, you must provide all of the following information:

  • Course Registration Number
  • Address
  • Birthdate
  • Social Security Number or Student ID
  • Phone Number
  • Payment

You may register more than one person, but you must supply all of the above information for each person being registered.

Privacy and Your Social Security Number

Forsyth Tech takes precautions to guard against identity theft. Your Social Security number is used by Forsyth Tech only to register you in the course(s) of your choice, to assign your course grades and to develop your transcript.

Payment Options

Unless otherwise noted, you can pay with:

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Money Order
  • Visa
  • Master Card

Payment of registration, equipment and/or insurance fees must be made at the time of registration. Fee exemptions, if offered, are noted in the Course Listings. Checks should be made payable to Forsyth Technical Community College.

Keep In Mind

  • Early registration is encouraged.
    • Classes fill on a “first come, first served” basis.
    • Classes may be canceled as early as one week prior to the start date due to low enrollment.
  • Registration must be completed before the first class meeting. Late registration is not permitted.
  • Students may no longer register for Continuing Education courses at Forsyth Technical Community College’s Main Campus.

Ways To Register

Walk-In Registration

Walk-in registration is available at six locations:

West Campus Customer Service Center
1300 Bolton Street, Winston-Salem
Monday – Wednesday, 9:00 am-5:15 pm (no registration from 12:45-1:45 pm)
Thursday, 9:00 am-6:15 pm (no registration from 12:45-1:45 pm)
Friday, 9:00 am-12:45 pm

Forsyth Tech Stokes County Center
1165 Dodgetown Road, Walnut Cove
Monday – Thursday, 8:00 am-4:30 pm
Friday, 8:30am1:30 pm

Grady P. Swisher Center
1108 Swisher Center Road, Kernersville
Monday–Thursday 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Friday, 8:30am-1:30 pm

Mazie S. Woodruff Center
4905 Lansing Drive, Winston-Salem.
Monday – Thursday 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am-1:30 pm 

Northwest Forsyth Center Cashier
3111 Big Oaks Drive, King, NC
Monday – Thursday    8:30am – 4:30 pm
Friday  8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Transportation Technology Center Cashier
4255 Patterson Ave, Winston-Salem, NC
Monday – Thursday    8:30 am – 4:30pm
Friday  8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Telephone Registration

To register by phone, call 336.734.7023
Monday – Thursday, 9 am-4 pm; Friday, 9 am-Noon.

Payment by VISA/MasterCard (credit/debit) only.

Corporate Registration

Companies registering a minimum of five employees and paying for their registration, equipment, lab, insurance or book fees by purchase order or authorization letter may use fax registration. Call 336.734.7736 to request a form. Upon completion, fax it back to 336.760.6173, attention West Campus Business Office. Employees will be registered upon receipt of the completed form. If classes are filled, the company will be notified. If you have additional questions, contact the West Campus Business Office at 336.734.7736.

Posted registration fees were in effect at the time our most recent schedule was printed and are subject to change without notice.

Important Registration Information

Refund Policy

  • A full refund is given if Forsyth Tech cancels a course.
  • If the course has a checkmark symbol in the course catalog, you may get a full registration fee refund by officially withdrawing from the class before the first class meeting. After the class has started, a 75% refund can be obtained by officially withdrawing before the class has met 10% of its scheduled time.
  • If the course has a diamond symbol in the course catalog, you may get a full registration fee refund by officially withdrawing from the class one working day (24 hours) before the first class meeting.
  • PLEASE NOTE: To request a registration fee refund in accordance with the above policy, you must officially withdraw from a class by completing and submitting a Request for Refund form to the Economic & Workforce Development Customer Service Center on West Campus. Forms are available at the Customer Service Center or you may fill out and submit the online Request for Refund form. Refunds are generally mailed within four to six weeks of receipt of the Request for Refund form and/or notification of class cancellation.
  • No other refunds will be given. This includes malpractice insurance fees.

If you have any additional questions contact EWD Customer Service Center 336-734-7023.

Disabilities Services

  • Students, who have a disability and would like to request services and accommodations, must register with Disability Services. You will be required to provide current, official documentation of your disability. Information provided by a student is voluntary and appropriate confidentiality is maintained. Students who need assistance for academic services should call the ADA/Disabilities Services coordinator at 336.734.7155.

Fees

  • Computer Use and Technology
    All occupational courses have a $5 per course computer use and technology fee.
  • Textbooks
    • West Campus Bookstore
      • 1300 Bolton Street, Winston-Salem
      • Call 336.734.7754 for hours of operation
    • Online Bookstore
      • Go to the Forsyth Tech Bookstore Online
      • Click Textbooks
      • Click Select a Campus and select Forsyth Tech Technology Building Bookstore
      • Click the drop down menu under Term and select EWD/Con-Ed
      • Click Select Department to select your department
      • Click Select Course to select your course
      • Click Select Section and then click All
      • Click the Find Materials button
  • CAPS fee(College Access, Parking and Security (CAPS) Fee)

Please see the cashier to pay the $5 CAPS fee. Once the CAPS fee is paid, a student may receive one free parking decal per fiscal year. Additional decals can be purchased for an additional $25.

Please Note: Courses ending after December 31, 2019 will now include the $5 CAPS fee as part of registration cost for each course (some exceptions do apply).
All EWD students who park vehicles on ANY Forsyth Tech campus (Main, Northwest Forsyth Center, Robert L. Strickland Center, Stokes County Center, Transportation Center, West, Woodruff and Swisher) are required to have a parking decal for their vehicle.

Parking decals must be picked up in person at the West Campus, Northwest Forsyth Center, Swisher, Woodruff, Stokes or Transportation Technology Centers. Parking decals may be picked up in advance or on the first day/night of class.

Payment Locations

 West Campus Cashier
1300 Bolton St, Winston-Salem, NC
Monday- Wednesday 9:00am – 5:30pm (Closed for lunch 1:00-2:00)
Thursday 9:00am-6:30pm (Closed for lunch 1:00-2:00)
Friday 9:00am -1:00pm
Phone: 336.734.7736
Payments Accepted: Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa or MC

Northwest Forsyth Center Cashier
3111 Big Oaks Drive, King, NC
Monday – Thursday    8:30am – 5:00pm (Closed for lunch 12:00-1:00)
Friday  8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Phone: 336.734.7052
Payments Accepted: Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa or MC

Transportation Technology Center Cashier
4255 Patterson Ave, Winston-Salem, NC
Monday – Thursday    8:30 am – 5:00pm (Closed for lunch 12:00-1:00)
Friday  8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Phone: 336.734.7598
Payments Accepted: Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa or MC

Mazie S. Woodruff Cashier
4905 Lansing Dr Winston-Salem NC
Monday-Thursday 8:30am- 6:00pm
Friday 8:30 am -2:00pm
Phone: 336.734.7950
Payments Accepted: Check, Money Order, Visa or MC

Grady Swisher Center Cashier
1108 Swisher Center Rd. Kernersville NC 27284
Monday – Thursday 8:30 – 7:00pm
Friday 8:30am – 2:00pm
Phone: 336.734.7903
Payments Accepted: Check, Money Order, Visa or MC

Forsyth Tech Stokes County Center
1165 Dodgetown Rd. Walnut Cove
Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Friday, 8:30 am-1:30 pm
Phone: 336.593.5402
Payments Accepted: Cash, Check, Money Order