Early College Programs

Earn college credit while still in high school.

Wilmington University early college programs are an opportunity for you to experience what a college course is like while still attending high school. These programs allow high-achieving high school students, capable of meeting an increased challenge, the opportunity to earn college credit by taking Wilmington University courses right on-site at your high school or Wilmington University location.

Choose the program that's right for you.

Dual Enrollment — earn college credit right at your high school.

The Dual Enrollment program delivers on-site course work to eligible students through the combined efforts of Wilmington University faculty and staff and secondary school instructor and administrator.

Wilmington University has evaluated select courses in participating high schools and has approved the faculty, syllabi, and textbooks for college credit.

Courses are presently offered at:

  • Cape Henlopen High School
  • Capital School District
  • Delaware Academy of Public Safety & Security (DAPSS)
  • DelCastle Tech High
  • Delmar High School
  • Early College Academy at A.I. duPont High School
  • Eastern University Academy Charter School
  • Glasgow High School
  • Howard High School of Technology
  • Laurel School District
  • MOT Charter School
  • Polytech High School
  • Red Lion Christian Academy
  • William Penn High School
Dual Enrollment Application   Download PDF Application

Early College Credit — earn college credit at a WilmU location.

The Early College Credit program allows high-achieving high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to earn college credit by attending courses at a Wilmington University location.

You will be engaged in the classroom, be involved in discussions with fellow college students and professors and experience part of college life.

Early College Credit Application  Download PDF Application


All students and guardians interested in the Early College program must review the online orientation packet. Please submit high school transcripts, Ferpa agreement and orientation attendance form to our Early College program coordinators.

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Early College Program Coordinators

If you have any questions about Dual Enrollment or Early College Credit please speak with the program advisor at your high school or contact:

Lisa Lombardozzi
Partnership Office, External Affairs Lisa.c.lombardozzi@wilmu.edu

Aaron Stafford
Partnership Office, External Affairs