Information for Underage Students

Individuals who are 16 or 17 years of age may be granted admission into a Basic Skills program if certain criteria can be met.

1.     Is student legally emancipated?

NO - Student and parent must petition their high school for the enrollment of a minor.

YES - Student may enroll in classes once they have provided documentation verifying emancipation.

2.     Does student have a government issued photo ID?

NO - Please contact the NC Department of Motor Vehicles for information on obtaining a photo ID.

YES - Students will be required to present ID at the time of placement testing.

3.     Underage students will need to submit a Parent/Guardian Application for the Admission of a Minor (Parent/Minor Application Meetings are held on Fridays at 9 a.m. in the ELSEE Building, Room A131)


These documents must be completed and received at the Basic Skills Office before an underage student is allowed to complete assessment testing.