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Special Admit Students

The Special Admit Program intends to provide students in K-12 who wish to enroll part-time in advanced scholastic or vocational classes.

To be eligible for the Special Admit Program during the Summer, Fall or Spring terms, students must obtain the required recommendation from the principal, permission from the parent or guardian and approval from a Cypress College counselor. In certain circumstances, the signatures of a division dean and the college President are required.

Special Admit students are required to have a 2.00 grade point average (verified by a high school transcript) and must meet all college admission requirements, attend assessment/orientation, and meet course prerequisites.

Special approval is required for students less than 16 years of age, persons under age 18 who are enrolled in school, full-time enrollment, and enrollment in specific courses where content is deemed not appropriate for minors by the department. Students on an F-1 visa are not eligible.

Note: Students interested in attending must complete the admission application online and the Special Admit Packet

For students enrolled during spring semesters and expect to earn their high school diploma in June 2017 shall provide a final transcript or diploma before next fall 2017 semester’s registration.


Student Spotlight

Danielle Nava
Outstanding Alumna, 2009

Danielle Nava has enjoyed a career in the not-for-profit sector for 15 years while serving the Orange County community.