Collegiate Connection

Application FAQs

Have questions about how to complete the application form or course request form? Click here for answers to our most frequently asked questions.

How to Apply and Register

After meeting the admission requirements, you need to apply for admission to the Purdue University Fort Wayne Collegiate Connection program. You do not need to submit your ACT or SAT test scores and the application fee has been waived.

NOTE: Dual Credit students should not complete the Common Application for dual credit enrollment admission. The spring 2019 application will not be available until early November.

First Steps:

  1. Talk to your high school guidance counselor to determine eligibility (consult the Admission Requirements).
  2. Obtain a Collegiate Connection course listing for your high school from your guidance counselor or click on the link for information online. For courses at Purdue University Fort Wayne contact the Collegiate Connection office for an appointment to discuss course selection.
  3. Apply online (do not use Internet Explorer) for 2018 (summer, or fall).
  4. Submit an official high school transcript to: Collegiate Connection, Purdue University Fort Wayne, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499. Purdue University Fort Wayne does accept Parchment electronic transcripts.
  5. Complete the Parent/Guardian Permission Form and either mail it to the above address, or scan and upload it to your application status page. 

How to Register:

For dual credit classes at your high school, complete and submit a Course Request Form.

For classes at the Purdue University Fort Wayne campus, contact the Collegiate Connection office at 260-481-5478 to discuss your course options.

All registrations are processed in the Collegiate Connection office and students cannot register themselves for classes.

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Collegiate Connection students can apply online (do not use Explorer).

2018 Fall Application

Spring 2019 application will be available in early November.

Our Student Says . . .

“I liked the idea of being able to earn college credit while still in high school.”  Danielle, Homestead High School