How to Apply

Application Period

Applications for classes starting Fall 2016 opens on January 4th, 2016 and closes on February 26, 2016.

Application Steps

Review the Application Checklist

Before you begin the application process, review our application checklist. It’s your responsibility to make sure that your application is complete and submitted before the deadline for admissions consideration.


If you are a first time BC student or a previous BC student who is returning to the college after four or more quarters, you must apply to the college first – see Step 1. For current BC students, skip Step 1 and start at Step 2.

Step 1: Complete Bellevue College General Admissions Application

Go to: ( and pay a college general admission fee of $34.

  • Print a receipt and submit with your application materials (applications will not be reviewed without receipt).

Step 2: Pay a Diagnostic Ultrasound Application Fee of ($40)

Note: You will need a BC Student ID number for this process.

    • Go to registration site
    • Register using the item number “APPI” and make a payment of $40 (This is a non-refundable application fee).
    • Print a receipt and submit with your application materials

Note: Applications will not be processed until this fee has been paid. (Fee can only be paid between Jan. 4th – Feb. 26th)

Step 3:  Complete a Diagnostic Ultrasound Application Form

Diagnostic Ultrasound Application

Applications must be submitted by 5:00 pm (Pacific time) on the deadline date via postal mail or in-person.

Step 4: Create a Video Statement

Need assistance with making your video? The Bellevue College Library Media Center in D126 has many formatting options, other than DVD. For example, applicants can submit a MP4 file via e-mail, or the MP4 file can be submitted on a thumb drive, or even uploaded to CANVAS. Contact Gordon Hom directly at (425) 564-5607.

Step 5: Mail or Hand-Deliver:

  • Personal statement
  • Submit official transcripts from regionally accredited college (Bellevue College transcripts may be unofficial)
  • A resume, citing education and work experience
  • One copy of your Video Statement
  • Two head shot photos (wallet sized)

Step 6: Submit Application Materials

Mail or hand-deliver your transcripts and other required documents on or before the deadline date to:

Diagnostic Ultrasound, T208
Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle SE
Bellevue, WA 98007-6484

Applying for Additional Programs

Some students apply for more than one program within the Health Sciences, Education and Wellness Institute. For instance, you might want to apply for Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Therapy, Radiologic Technology or Neurodiagnostic Technology programs. If you would like to do this, please note that you will need to complete an application and pay an application fee for each program.

You should also know that each program has unique requirements, procedures, and application periods/deadlines. It’s your responsibility make sure that your application is complete and submitted before each deadline.

You can learn more about related imaging programs by visiting their websites.

Background Check

Bellevue College requires you to obtain national background checks at specific points in the course of this program.


Accepted students must meet all immunization requirements.