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Application Process

Below you will find guidelines on the best way to navigate the admissions process. Should you need more information, please contact us at (850) 729-4949 to get personal answers to your questions.


Obtain a Collegiate High School at NWFSC application packet

  • Download the application packet and instructions- Application Packet

  • Pick up an application packet at the Collegiate High School office in building 340 on the Niceville campus

  • Request an application packet be mailed to you by calling (850) 729-4949

Take note of the application dates and deadlines

There are three applications periods for each school year – priority, secondary, and general. For the 2023-2024 application dates, please visit our Admissions Process page.

Complete your placement testing

9th grade applicants: No placement testing is required.

10th and 11th grade applicants: Admission to Collegiate requires either ACT, SAT, or PERT scores. Applicants should plan ahead when scheduling their placement test, keeping in mind that it may take six weeks or longer to receive completed ACT/SAT scores. Additional attempts at placement tests may cause additional delays. See our Placement Testing page for more details.

Request your school transcript

Your completed application must also include official school transcripts. Please request your completed previous-semester transcript from your current school and allow time to receive it. Electronic transcripts cannot be accepted for the admission packet.

Attend an Information Session

Before filling out your application, it may benefit applicants to attend an information session that addresses many common questions concerning the application process.

At Collegiate High School information sessions, you can:

  • Learn more about Collegiate High School

  • Get answers to your questions and information about the application process

  • Talk with school personnel

Upcoming Information Sessions:

  • Sessions will be held in January 2024.