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 2021 Applications

The Seattle Promise Fall 2021 application is open. All graduating Seattle Public High School seniors are invited to apply.

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The application deadline is February 1, 2021.  

Seattle Promise schedule for 2020-21

Fall 2022 Applications

Seattle Promise applications for Fall 2022 will open on Oct. 1, 2021. High school juniors and families are invited to join our mailing list to receive updates about the Fall 2022 Seattle Promise program.

Seattle Promise milestones graphic

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