FAQs About 1818

If you're considering applying for the 1818 Advanced College Credit program but want to learn more, take a look at these frequently asked questions.

Who can participate in the 1818 Advanced College Credit program?
Students admitted to the 1818 Program are typically juniors or seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA. Exceptions to grade level and GPA requirements may apply.

Is the 1818 Advanced College Credit program accredited?

The 1818 Program is nationally accredited through the National Alliance for Concurrent Enrollment Programs (NACEP) and the Higher Learning Commission. Additionally, the 1818 Program and complies with all requirements.

What do I do if I miss registration?

If you miss the deadline to register, you cannot register for 1818 courses that semester. Saint Louis University and the high school will communicate deadlines to students. It is the student's responsibility to meet the deadlines. There are no exceptions.

How do I get my tuition bills and report cards?

Tuition bills are mailed to your home and emailed to the addresses provided on your application. You can also login to mySLU and view your invoice through the payment suite under the tools tab. All tuition-related bills and 1818 Advanced College Credit correspondence is addressed to the student. 

Saint Louis University does not issue paper grade report cards to students. The Office of the Registrar issues grades electronically to students through Banner after the close of the semester.

What if I get dropped due to non-payment?

If you have been dropped for non-payment you can be reinstated into your college credit courses only if the tuition balance is paid in full and reinstatement is processed within the immediately following semester. The deadline to be reinstated into a fall semester course is May 1 of the same academic year. The deadline to be reinstated into a spring semester course is December 01st of the following academic year.

To be reinstated, write a check for the total balance of your full tuition, plus a $50 reinstatement fee. The check should be payable to Saint Louis University and the memo line should include your full name and Banner ID number.

Mail your check to:

1818 Advanced College Credit Program
One Grand Blvd., DB 17
Saint Louis, MO 63103

Does 1818 credit transfer to other colleges and universities besides SLU?
Students report 1818 credit transferring to more than 100 schools in the United States. 

How do I get my Saint Louis University transcript sent to my university?
To transfer 1818 credit, you should request that a transcript be sent from the Office of the Registrar to the recipient university. 

Is 1818 Advanced College Credit the same as AP?
 No, the 1818 Advanced College Credit program is not affiliated with the Advanced Placement program. View a comparison chart of 1818 Advanced College Credit and Advanced Placement.

What do I do if I can't login to my account?
You may be locked out of your account, your password has expired, or you have the wrong username or password.  Contact SLU IT at (314) 977-4000 for assistance. You will need your SLUnet ID, Banner ID, date of birth, home address and last four digits of your social security to verify identity.