High School Special

High school students may also take college courses during fall and spring session as a high school special. It is a great opportunity to earn college credits, however, students and their families are responsible for the costs. High School students in the upper 25% of their class are likely to be admitted.

How to Start

1.  Apply online at apply.wisconsin.edu

  • Create an account and select UW-Parkside
  • Under Reason for Applying: Select Undergraduate Special
  • Under Applying As: Select High School Special

2.  Submit an Official High School transcript and ACT score

3.  Schedule a time with our High School Programs Coordinator to complete the orientation and registration process.






Courtney Payne
Admissions Counselor/High School Programs Coordinator
(262) 595-2318




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