How You Can Become a Year Up Student

Thank you for your interest! Our program begins every August for the Fall and in February for the Spring. To learn more, please submit a student interest form and sign up to attend an information as soon as possible. Applications are considered on a rolling basis until the classes are filled. We encourage you to apply early, as space is limited.

STEP 1: SUBMIT AN INTEREST FORM

Please submit an interest form if you’re interested in being a part of the upcoming class.

STEP 2: ATTEND AN ONLINE OR IN-PERSON INFORMATION SESSION

More information regarding info sessions will be shared shortly.

STEP 3: INDIVIDUAL INTERVIEW

After the Information Session, qualified applicants will complete a one-on-one interview with a member of the Admissions team. The date and time for the one-on-one interview is scheduled after the Information Session.

STEP 4: COMPLETE THE APPLICATION

Year Up Application

The next step in the process is for you to complete our online application. Please note that the application is not compatible with mobile devices, so it will need to be completed on a computer. You will also need the below to complete your application:

  • Year Up Essay
  • Transcript (high school and any college transcripts)
  • ID
  • Social Security Card

Central Piedmont Community College Application

If you are accepted to Year Up Charlotte, you will be dual-enrolled as a Year Up participant and full-time student at Central Piedmont Community College. Because of this, applicants are required to also submit the Central Piedmont Community college application.

Along with this application, you will need a high school and/or college transcript.