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Dual Enrollment Students

Dual Enroll: Earn college credit while you're in high school

High school students can enroll in courses at Davenport University in our Dual Enrollment program under the Postsecondary Enrollment Options Act. Credits earned through dual enrollment can be simultaneously applied toward high school and college. 

Benefits of Dual Enrollment

  • Get a taste of college life
  • Ensure a smooth transition from high school to college
  • Get tuition at a reduced rate, or even free (check with your high school)
  • Expand your range of classes
  • Get a head start on college graduation

Student Eligibility

  • Student must have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA (based on 4.0 scale)
  • Online courses require ACT scores of 19 for English and 18 for Math
  • Desired Davenport courses must be unavailable at the high school
  • Student's schedule must have appropriate time slots available on a weekly basis
    for course meetings
  • Student accepts responsibility for designated prerequisites for desired course.

Acceptance Process

  • Submit Davenport University Application Parent's signature required
  • Make an appointment with an admissions representative: Call 800-686-1600, chat live, or email info@davenport.edu
  • Pay Application Fee ($25)
  • Submit Dual Enrollment Agreement
  • Submit Dual Enrollment Billing Authorization
  • Have your transcript sent to Davenport University Registrar's Office.

Payment Process

  1. Student will receive an ebill via student email.
  2. Student should ignore payment option (on tuition bill) only if school district has
    arranged to pay the total tuition bill. If the student is responsible for paying tuition bill,
    please have student contact Davenport University to make payment arrangements.
  3. High school will receive billing information if school district is responsible for paying
    tuition bill.

Transcript Guidelines
Students must provide an official copy of their high school and all previous college transcripts on file at Davenport University. Any students registering for classes without the official transcripts on file accept responsibility for ensuring that they are not duplicating courses that might be brought in as transfer credit. All transcripts must be sent from the originating schools directly to Davenport University, and become the property of the University.

Admission as a Dual Enrollment Student
Michigan students enrolled in courses at Davenport University via the Postsecondary Enrollment Options Act are permitted to register through the entirety of their participation in the dual enrollment programs providing they have met the State of Michigan requirements for participation. Learn more from the Michigan Department of Education website. High school students may attend the University when they provide written permission from their high school principal or legal guardian. The student is subject to all policies, procedures, fees, and tuition costs of the University.

Apply for Admission

Download the complete Dual Enrollment Admissions packet.