Winthrop University: Office of Admissions - Dual Enrollment

 Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment

Start Your Future Now!

You don't have to wait... Dual Enrollment at Winthrop University provides an opportunity for academically strong high school students to take college courses to start building college credit for use upon entering a college or university.

Upcoming Information Session:  In Person

  • Thursday, June 2 - 6:00 p.m.  (Register)
  • Thursday, June 23 - 6:00 p.m.  (Register)

Upcoming Information Session:  Virtual Events

  • Tuesday, May 10 - 5:00 p.m.    Virtual Event    (Register)
  • Thursday, May 12 - 6:30 p.m.   Virtual Event    (Reigster)
  • Monday, May 16 - 5:00 p.m.     Virtual Event     (Register)
  • Monday, May 23 - 6:00 p.m.     Virtual Event  (Register)
  • Thursday, June 9 - 6:00 p.m.      Virtual Event  (Register)
  • Tuesday, June 14 - 6:30 p.m.      Virtual Event (Register

Want to learn more about Dual Enrollment?

    • Apply now for Fall 2022!  Click here for application instructions.  Application closes Friday, July 15th at 5:00 p.m.

    • August 22nd: First day of Fall 2022 classes
    1. Do you qualify?  If you answer yes to the three questions below - YOU Qualify!
      - Current/rising high school junior or senior?
      - 3.0 GPA on the SC Uniform Grading Scale?
      - 22 ACT or 1050 SAT score (or equivalent PreACT/PSAT)? * Summer and Fall 2021 dual enrollment applicants can apply for test-optional admission by completing the supplemental 350-word essay within the application portal.

    2. Look through the course offerings for chosen semester.

    3. Talk to your school counselor (if applicable) about course possibilities/appropriate options.

    4. Know the difference between dual enrollment and dual credit (see Parent FAQ #10).

    5. APPLY as a Winthrop dual enrollment student.

    6. Once accepted, complete the course interest survey and receive approval prior to registering for courses (up to 8 hours/semester).

    7. Attend "Eagle Prep Night" at Winthrop (info will be sent by email; required for first time students/parents).

    * Summer and Fall 2022 dual enrollment applicants can apply for test-optional admission by completing the supplemental 250-word essay within the application portal.

    The dual enrollment program cost is just $495 per course ($545 for out-of-state participants). This includes tuition and fees, but DOES NOT include specific course fees and required materials such as textbooks or parking.  Students are billed after registering for courses.


Contact and Virtual Office Hours?

    Virtual Office Hours -  Monday - Thursday  3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
    (Zoom link)  Password: 658393

    Video chat with Erica Panton to learn more about the Dual Enrollment Program at Winthrop University, select spring cources or for assistance registering for spring classes.


Last Updated: 5/13/22