The application deadline for the High School Scholars program has been extended. Please see below for details:
Students must have completed 9th grade prior to applying to the High
School Scholars Program. Please note: The earliest a High School Scholar
would be permitted to take one (1) course would be during the Summer
Term following 9th grade.
While there are no minimum application requirements, strong
applicants generally meet the following criteria:
- Cumulative GPA of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale)
PSAT or SAT score of 1200 (combined Math and Critical Reasoning) or ACT
score of 24.
Priority given to students entering 11th or 12th
- Completed online application
Application essay (responses should be between 500-750 words)
Prompt: What do you hope to get out of your high
school experience? How will participation in High School Scholars
help you to achieve that?
- Two (2) Recommendation Letters
- Copy of high school transcript
Copy of PSAT/SAT/ACT official score sheet.
- Students who do not have standardized test scores should contact
the High School Scholars program at
email@example.com for more information.
$75 non-refundable application fee OR fee waiver [PDF]
The application for Summer/Fall 2020 will be available in late
April 6th: Deadline for students to begin
courses in the Summer or Fall Terms. See notice at the top of this page for details on this deadline.
Only CURRENT high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors are eligible
to apply at this deadline.
October 1st: Deadline for students to
begin courses in the Winter or Spring Terms
Only CURRENT sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply at this
deadline. Current high school seniors will be considered on a
For more questions about our application process,
please see our FAQs.