How to Apply

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Click here to access video and printable ExplorEC Portal tutorials.

Step 1:

Visit Returning students log in to your account. New students set up a new account.

Step 2:

Sign your student agreement which will contain important information about the program. 

Step 3:

Search for courses at UMA and add desired courses to your application.

Step 4:

Request parent/guardian consent. 

Step 5:

Review and complete the optional FERPA release form and sign to submit if you wish to have an authorized third-party contact to share information and support your participation in the program.


UMA’s Office of Early College will only process COMPLETE applications that are submitted by the deadline.  Completed applications will include:

    • Signed Student Agreement
    • Signed Parent/Guardian Consent
    • Approval of School Counselor

We cannot make exceptions for incomplete or late applications. Applications that are not completed by the deadline will be marked “Late Application” in ExplorEC and will NOT be processed for enrollment. 

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