Prospective Students

University Prep Charter High School is now accepting student applications for the 2018-19 school year. We enroll students in the 9th and 10th grades. Our public high school provides a comprehensive college-preparatory education. There is no cost to submit an application or to attend UPCHS.

Incoming 9th grade students will be selected by random lottery. Students admitted to the 10th grade will be selected from a waitlist in 2018 as seats become available. Click the links on the left to learn more about 9th and 10th grade admissions process.

You will need the following information to apply:

  • The applicant’s name, gender, and birthdate
  • The address where the applicant resides
  • Parent/Guardian name, phone number, and address
  • The applicant’s entering grade for 2018-19 school year (9th or 10th Grade)
  • The name of applicant’s current school (if he or she is currently enrolled in a school)
  • Names of enrolled or applying siblings of the applicant

Submitting your Application

There are two was to apply to University Prep. You can either submit an application online or mail/hand deliver a paper application to the school.

The online application 
is available as of November 8th, 2017 and can be accessed by clicking the button below. This will bring you to the NYC Common Charter School Application. You will need to create a username and password if you have not done so already. 

                                               Online application for 9th and 10th grades

The paper application can be downloaded and printed below. 
If you have more than one child applying, you will need to submit a separate application for each applying child. You can submit your paper application by mail or in person at the address below.

University Prep Charter High School
Attn: Student Admissions
600 St. Ann’s Avenue
, Fourth Floor
Bronx, NY 10455

2018-19 9th Grade Lottery application Aplicacion para la loteria 2018-19
10th Grade waitlist application Aplicacion para lista espera