How do students apply to NC Reach?

  1. Ÿ1. Complete the online application at: after July 1st
  2. ŸWait for eligibility decision and to be contacted by NC Reach

When should students apply to NC Reach?

All students need to apply each year to the program. NC Reach applications are good for one academic year from July 1st thru June 30th. Students should apply any time after July 1st if they plan to be enrolled in the current academic year.

  • ŸHIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS SHOULD NOT APPLY UNTIL JULY AFTER THEY HAVE GRADUATED or RECEIVED THEIR GED. Please do not apply during your senior year of high school or your application will automatically be deemed ineligible because you have not earned your high school diploma yet.

Should I apply to NC Reach my senior year of high school?

No! Currently enrolled high school students should NOT apply until after they have graduated high school or received their GED. All incoming freshman need to wait to apply until the July immediately before they start their fall classes.

If I am attending in the Spring, when do I complete the application?

Students can apply any time after July 1st of the current academic year. Our application does not have a deadline, but we encourage students to apply as soon as they know their enrollment plans.

Do I need to reapply each year?

Yes, all students need to reapply each year after July 1st. Active applications expire each year on June 30th.

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