Important Information Regarding the Application Process

Students should complete the Accelerated Semester Online: Courses for High School Students: Fall 2021” application. Please follow the instructions below:

  1. The Accelerated Semester Online application is hosted on SlideRoom.
  2. A SlideRoom account must be created. Use the name of the student when creating the account (not the parent) and provide an email address that is checked regularly. This will be the primary mode of communication.
  3. After you establish your account, you will be required to click on the link in a confirmation e-mail sent to you by SlideRoom.
  4. Once you log in, click on “Start a New Submission.”
  5. Under “Category,” select “Accelerated Semester Online: Courses for High School Students: Fall 2021
  6. Select your desired course of study and continue through the application steps.

Application Requirements

Students applying to Accelerated Semester Online are expected to be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Students must be a current junior, senior, or 2021 high school graduate. Some courses may have additional requirements.

The online application must be completed through SlideRoom, and includes the following:

  • Biographical, demographic, and school information
  • A high school transcript with a copy of the most recent report card- These may be unofficial or official, and must include at least one full year of grades.
  • $30 application fee (non-refundable and covers the cost of application processing).

Dates and Deadlines

Fall 8-Week I Dates and Deadlines

  • August 15: Accelerated Semester Online Fall 8-Week I Application Closes
  • September 9: Drop Deadline

Fall 8-Week II Dates and Deadlines

  • September 27: Accelerated Semester Online Fall 8-Week II Application Closes
  • November 4: Drop Deadline

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applying early is strongly encouraged as all courses have enrollment limits.


Apply Today!

Now accepting applications for Accelerated Semester Online Fall 2021!

Applying early is strongly encouraged as all programs have enrollment limits. All applications are processed on a rolling basis in the order in which they are completed in full. An application is marked complete once it is submitted and all external documents are received (i.e. transcripts, recommendation letters). 

It takes approximately two weeks to receive an admissions decision.


Students from Partner Organizations

Partner students should complete the Partner Application: Accelerated Semester Online: Fall 2021. Please follow the instructions below:

  1. The Accelerated Semester Online Partner Application is hosted on SlideRoom.
  2. A SlideRoom account must be created. Use the name of the student when creating the account (not the parent) and provide an email address that is checked regularly. This will be the primary mode of communication.
  3. After you establish your account, you will be required to click on the link in a confirmation e-mail sent to you by SlideRoom.
  4. Once you login, click on “Start a New Submission.”
  5. On the left, and under “Category,” select “Partner Application: Accelerated Semester Online: Fall 2021”
  6. Continue through the application steps.

The partner student application is for students who are attending Accelerated Semester through a partnership with an outside organization or program ONLY.  If you are not attending through a partner organization, please complete the “Accelerated Semester Online: Courses for High School Students: Fall 2021” application listed above. Please read the instructions carefully.