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, October 28th - 6:00 p.m.   York Prep Academy  (Register)

Upcoming Information Session:  Virtual Events

  • Thursday, October 28th - 4:00 p.m.    Virtual Event    (Register)
  • Tuesday, November 2nd - 7:00 p.m.   Virtual Event    (Reigster)
  • Tuesday, November 9th - 4:00 p.m.   Virtual Event     (Register)
  • Wednesday, November 17th - 5:00 p.m.  Virtual Event  (Register)
  • Monday, November 22nd - 6:00 p.m.   Virtual Event   (Register)
  • Wednesday, December 1st - 5:00 p.m.  Virtual Event   (Register)
  • Tuesday, December 7th - 4:00 p.m.  Virtual Event        (Register)
  • Wednesday, December 8th - 6:00 p.m.  Virtual Event   (Register)

Want to learn more about Dual Enrollment?

    • Apply now for Spring 2022!  Click here for application instructions.  Application closes Friday, December 10th at 5:00 p.m.

    • October 18th & 19th:  Fall Break.  No classes

    • October 20th:  Advising for Spring 2022 begins.  Contact Erica Panton at to make an appointment.

    • November 10th:  Spring 2022 Course Registration opens.  Click Here to see course offerings by department.  Students must complete the interest survey and receive approval prior to registering.

    • November 24-28th:  Thanksgiving Break:  No classes

    • December 7th:  Study Day

    • December 8th - 14th:  Final Exams, scheduled by day.  CLICK HERE to see schedule

    • December 10th:  Dual Enrollment application for spring 2022 closes at 5:00 p.m.

    • January 10th:  First day of Spring 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).

    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: 10/28/21