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Admissions is the process of applying and gaining admittance to a college or university. Each school has its own process to apply, so go to the school's website or contact the school's Admissions Office to find out what the specific requirements are. 


Here are a few resources and links with tips for applying to college and what to do after you have been accepted:

Basic requirements to be admitted:
Four-Year College or University
  • Grade point average (GPA) that meets or exceeds university's minimum GPA
  • ACT or SAT score
  • High school diploma
Technical/Community College
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Placement test (Accuplacer)
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Accuplacer or similar test
  • May need a driver’s license
  • High school diploma
  • Good physical shape
  • Be at least 17

University/College Admissions Page

Here are links to local and Wisconsin schools' admissions pages and requirements:

Summer Hours

We look forward to serving you this summer. Three of our locations will be open to all students during Summer Academy. Please see the locations, days, and hours below.

Open during Summer Academy (June 4 to July 27):

CACC Milwaukee High School of the Arts: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
CACC Obama: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
CACC South Division: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Special Hours

Please see below for special hours during the summer of 2018.

Week of July 16, 2018:

All centers closed Friday for Professional Development.

To see school-year hours of operation for each center and more, please visit our Locations and Hours page.

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