Maintain Your Eligibility

You've worked hard to become a Seattle Promise scholar. To remain eligible, scholars are required to attend the following events and check-ins as well as maintain good class attendance and academic standing. Scholars must also register full-time each quarter and complete the appropriate financial aid applications for their second year.

High School Students (2023 high school graduates)

February 17, 2023

Submit Seattle Promise application AND submit application to a Seattle College  (North, Central, or South)

By April 30, 2023

Submit 2023-24 FAFSA or WASFA application

By May 1, 2023

Confirm college you are attending (North, Central, or South) and complete placement for classes (recommended)

May-June, 2023

Attend Readiness Academy*
*students must have completed English and math placement to participate. Running Start students must have a completed Ed Plan to participate.

June 2023

Graduate from a Seattle Public High School

By August 1, 2023

Submit any supporting documents requested by the financial aid office (work with the Outreach Specialist in your high school to verify completion)

Sept. 12, 13, or 18, 2023

Attend Summer Bridge 1-day orientation 

Sept. 25, 2023

First day of Fall Quarter classes

1st Year Students (2022 high school graduates)

Sept. 14, 15, or 19, 2022

Attend Summer Bridge 1-day Orientation

Sept. 26, 2022

First day of Fall Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Fall Quarter (if applicable).

December 15, 2022

Last day to complete your required Fall Quarter check-in.

January 3, 2023

First day of Winter Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Winter Quarter (if applicable).

March 22, 2023

Last day to complete your required Winter Quarter check-in.

April 3, 2023

First day of Spring Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Spring Quarter (if applicable).

April 30, 2023

Deadline to submit 2022-23 FAFSA or WASFA.

August 1, 2023

Submit any supporting documents requested by the financial aid office (work with your Financial Aid Specialist and check your ctcLink Checklist to verify completion)

Sept. 25, 2023

First day of Fall Quarter classes

2nd Year Students (2021 high school graduates)

Sept. 26, 2022

First day of Fall Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Fall Quarter (if applicable).

December 15, 2022

Last day to complete your required Fall Quarter check-in.

January 3, 2023

First day of Winter Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Winter Quarter (if applicable).

March 22, 2023

Last day to complete your required Winter Quarter check-in.

April 3, 2023

First day of Spring Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Spring Quarter (if applicable).

April 30, 2023

Deadline to submit 2022-23 FAFSA or WASFA.

June 2023

Graduation Celebration

3rd Year Students (2020 high school graduates with an approved policy exception)

Sept. 26, 2022

First day of Fall Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Fall Quarter (if applicable).

December 15, 2022

Last day to complete your required Fall Quarter check-in.

January 3, 2023

First day of Winter Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Winter Quarter (if applicable).

March 22, 2023

Last day to complete your required Winter Quarter check-in.

April 3, 2023

First day of Spring Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Spring Quarter (if applicable).

April 30, 2023

Deadline to submit 2022-23 FAFSA or WASFA.

June 2023

Graduation Celebration

4th Year Students (2019 high school graduates with an approved policy exception)

Sept. 26, 2022

First day of Fall Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Fall Quarter (if applicable).

December 15, 2022

Last day to complete your required Fall Quarter check-in.

January 3, 2023

First day of Winter Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Winter Quarter (if applicable).

March 22, 2023

Last day to complete your required Winter Quarter check-in. 

April 3, 2023

First day of Spring Quarter. Check your email and log into Canvas.

Deadline to enroll full-time (12 credits) or submit part-time and deferment requests to Seattle Promise. Deadline to have an approved SAP appeal for Spring Quarter (if applicable).

April 30, 2023

Deadline to submit 2022-23 FAFSA or WASFA.

June 2023

Graduation Celebration