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High School Guest Students

Is this you?

You are a high school student and want to take college credit classes at OCC before you graduate, if so read on.
If not, are you a:

New Students
Guest Students from Other Colleges
High School Dual Enrolled Students
International Students

As a high school guest student you can get college credit while you’re still in high school. Students are eligible to enroll for credit classes at OCC provided they are currently enrolled in the 9th grade or higher and have the signature of approval from the high school principal or their designee. Follow these steps in order to attend classes.

Enrolling and Registering as a high school guest is easy!

Step 1:

Obtain an OCC Application for Admission online, from your high school counseling office or from any of the college admission offices.

Step 2:

Complete the Personal Information Section on page 4 and the High School Guest/Dual Enrollment Approval Form on page 6 of OCC's Application for Admission.

Step 3:

Have your high school principal or counselor sign the form and approve the courses you want to take.
Note: A high school guest approval form is valid for one semester and must be renewed each semester you plan to attend.


Return the approved form to OCC admission offices.

Step 5:

Take any required assessment tests for placement purposes. Click for more information on placement tests.

Step 6:

Register and pay for your classes. Information on specific classes with times, days, locations and instructor as well as tuition and fees is available in the schedule of classes. Information, which describes the course content and curriculum of the college, is available in the college catalog.