Early College Program

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Early College students are currently eligible to take 100-200 level courses on-line and on our beautiful campus. There are a wide variety of courses that are appealing to students' future career interests.


Application Deadline for Impending Summer Semester is APRIL 15.
Application Deadline for Impending Fall Semester is APRIL 15.
Application Deadline for Impending Spring Semester is NOVEMBER 15.
UNA Early College applicants with admission credentials received after the deadline will be considered for registration on a case-by-case basis!

Requirements for Admission:

High school juniors and seniors who rank above average in academic achievement and who meet the specified general aptitude and academic competency requirements as listed below may be granted admission to the Early College Program, upon the written recommendation of their principals or guidance counselors.

Basic Competencies:

Applicants must demonstrate academic competency by achieving a grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (4.0 scale) on all unweighted high school work.


  • High school “B” average to be eligible for initial enrollment in the UNA Early College program.
  • “C” average on UNA courses for continued participation in the UNA Early College program.
  • Course requirements (specific ACT scores, high school courses, etc.) as listed in this catalog. Students cannot request a Math or an English class without a sufficient ACT or SAT sub-scores.
  • Students must also meet all course prerequisite requirements.
  • Exceptions must be approved by the chair of the department where the course is housed, the dean of the college, and the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.

Application Process:

  • Complete the online application for admission and submit the $35.00 application fee. Apply Now!

  • Request an official high school transcript to be sent to the Office of Admissions.

  • Complete the Early College Registration Form here. The Approval Form must be submitted prior to registration for courses.

  • After admission to the UNA Early College Program, complete the Student Financial Responsibility Agreement through your UNA portal account.

UNA Early College students who wish to re-enroll after an absence of one or more fall or spring semesters must reapply by submitting the Undergraduate Application and official high school transcript. The $35 application fee is not required for previously enrolled students.


Early College Approval Form

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Registration Information

Tuition and Fees

Withdrawal Process

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