In light of the executive order to contain the novel coronavirus, Outreach and Retention specialists are available to support remotely. Program dates and deadlines are proceeding as posted.


Start your future strong and focus on what matters most.

With a tuition-free year of college you can dive into your studies and find an educational path that leads to a career you love. And, we’ll be there every step of the way to help.

Seattle public high school seniors are encouraged to start the application process as early as possible in the fall of their senior year. Seattle Promise is open to all Seattle public high school graduates regardless of grade point average (GPA), income, country of birth or ability/disability.

Fall 2020 Applications

The Seattle Promise application for Fall 2020 is closed. However, admissions to the Seattle Colleges are open with many other scholarships and funding options available. 

Apply Now! Choose your college (NorthCentral or South) and visit the financial aid office for more information.

Fall 2021 Applications

Seattle Promise applications for Fall 2021 will open on Oct. 1, 2020. Join our mailing list to receive updates about next year’s Seattle Promise program.

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