Southern Union State Community College

Dual Enrolled / Accelerated High School

10 Easy Steps to Enrolling for DUAL-ENROLLED HIGH SCHOOL Students
Are you a highly motivated high school student with a 2.5 or better grade point average who would like to earn college credit while also earning high school credit? If your school has a dual-enrollment agreement with Southern Union, we will be proud to assist you in getting started with your college degree.

  1. Discuss dual-enrollment options with your high school counselor to determine if you are eligible to enroll for dual-enrollment credit at Southern Union.

  2. General Application. Apply online. You can also download and print the Application for General Admission. Complete and return by mail or in person to the Admissions Office on any SUSCC campus. Your student email  account will be available following application to the college. Please check this email for any notifications regarding your application. Click here to learn how to sign in to SUSCC student email.

  3. Submit identification. The Admissions Office must receive appropriate identification when you apply for general admission. Click here for guidelines for submitting appropriate identification documents.  If a dual enrollment student does not possess one of the items of identification as listed in in the guidelines,  a student may provide a certified copy of their birth certificate to establish U.S. citizenship and a printout of the student information profile sheet from iNow signed and dated by their high school principal to establish current residency and identification. The profile sheet must show the student’s home address and include the student’s photo.

  4. Provide official high school transcript as documentation of required 2.5 grade point average. Transcripts must be mailed to Southern Union State Community College, Admissions Office, P.O. Box 1000, Wadley,  AL 36276.
     
  5. Provide Dual-Enrollment form with approved courses listed and form signed by high school counselor or principal. Obtain dual-enrollment form from your high school counselor or principal’s office or click here to print the Dual-Enrollment form.  

    Dual enrollment for dual credit eligibility for students enrolled in private, home school/private tutor, parochial, or church/religious secondary educational entities must be documented in writing by an appropriate school official.  Approval from secondary school officials indicates that the student has demonstrated both academic readiness and social maturity.
     
  6. Arrange tuition/fees payment method. Tuition/fees are calculated based on the number of credit hours in which the student enrolls. Payment is due at time of registration.  
     
  7. Schedule class(es) online or on-campus. Following completion of steps 1-5, you may schedule your approved class online through mySUSCC during published registration dates.

  8. Verify payment. Provide payment online at time of scheduling class or report to Cashier’s Office to submit payment. Students attending class on-campus should obtain a parking pass at Cashier’s Office before the first day of class.
     
  9. Obtain Student ID. Report to Learning Resource Center on Opelika or Wadley Campus with PAID  class schedule during designated LRC operating hours to get your college student ID .
     
  10. Obtain books for your class. Students may choose to purchase books through the campus bookstore.

Attend classes!

 

10 Easy Steps to Enrolling for ACCELERATED HIGH SCHOOL Students
Are you a highly motivated high school student with a 3.0 or better grade point average who would like to earn college credit while still attending high school? Southern Union can assist you in getting started now with earning credits toward your college degree.

  1. Talk with your high school counselor to determine classes you may take for accelerated college credit.

  2. General Application. Apply online. Or download and print the Application for General Admission. Complete and return by mail or in person to the Admissions Office on any SUSCC campus. Your student email account will be available following application to the college. Please check this email for any notifications regarding your application.
  3. Submit identification. The Admissions Office must receive appropriate identification when you apply for general admission. Click here for guidelines for submitting appropriate identification documents. 

  4. Provide official high school transcript as documentation of required 3.0 grade point average. Transcripts must be mailed to Admissions Office at P. O. Box 1000, Wadley, Alabama  36276

  5. Provide Accelerated Enrollment form with approved courses listed and form signed by high school counselor or principal. Obtain form from high school counselor or principal’s office or click here to print the Accelerated High School Enrollment form.

  6. Secure tuition payment method. Payment is due at time of registration. 

  7. Schedule class(es) online or on-campus.  Following completion of steps 1-5, you may schedule classes online through mySUSCC during published registration dates.

  8. Verify payment. Provide payment online at time of scheduling class or report to Cashier’s Office to submit payment. Students attending class on-campus should also obtain a parking decal from Cashier’s Office before the first day of class. 

  9. Obtain Student ID. Report to Learning Resource Center on Opelika or Wadley Campus with PAID  class schedule during designated LRC operating hours to get your student ID.

  10. Obtain books for your classes. Students may choose to purchase books through the campus bookstore.

Attend Classes!