There are two ways that you can earn college credit while you're still in high school.
Take College Classes While You're Still in High School
Rising seniors are eligible for dual enrollment; sophomores and juniors will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Talk to your high school guidance counselor to find out how university courses fit into your high school schedule and college planning.
What you'll need to apply:
- Application for Admission with $35 application fee
- Official high school transcript showing at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
- High school counselor recommendation
- SAT / ACT scores or take the IU South Bend placement exams
After you have been offered admission, please schedule an advising appointment with an admissions counselor by calling 574-520-4839.Apply Online
Advanced College Project
To learn more about how you can receive college-level instruction and college credit for course work offered at your high school, please consult with your high school guidance counselor. There is a special process for enrolling in ACP classes which is separate from the Dual Enrollment application process.More About IU's ACP Programs
Information for High School Counselors
High School Counselors, when you refer your high school students to IU South Bend, you can be confident you are recommending an institution that is one of the region’s foremost universities, a campus that offers the complete college experience. We offer more than 100 majors as well as robust graduate and distance learning programs.More Details for HS Counselors