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Start Your College Career in High School with SLU
Welcome to Saint Louis University's Advanced College Credit Program (1818 ACC).
By being here you've already taken the first step to taking the reins of starting your college career. We want to help familiarize you with a few things to ensure your success in the program. We're here to help you achieve your success in our program.
Take a few minutes to explore this section that is completely devoted to you to better understand what you need to achieve your goals.
What it Takes to Be An 1818 ACC Student
The 1818 ACC Program is designed for those exceptional high school juniors and seniors who have the ability, motivation, and maturity to begin their college educations before high school graduation. Below are the Admission Standards for students wishing to become a part of the 1818 ACC Program.
Every students admitted to the 1818 ACC Program must meet the following admission standards:
- Be a student in Grade 11 or 12 (Junior or Senior)
- Carry a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
- Have written endorsement from the principal or guidance counselor
- Have teacher approval for each course
Under extraordinary circumstances, Standards 1 or 2 may be waived based on written petition to the 1818 ACC Program Director from the student's high school principal. See the Exemption Guidelines for more information.