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Application Process

It is always helpful to prepare your application materials early and be ready for the next 2016-17 school year application process.


1)  Attend the next OLS Information Session to obtain more information about our program, meet the staff, students, and faculty, and answer any questions you may have.


Upcoming Information Session dates (Click on date to sign up):

Tuesday, November 15th 1:30pm

Thursday, January 5th 1:30pm


2) Submit the following OLS Application Materials:

□    OLS Application completed by student (Download)

□    $60 Application Fee included with OLS Application. Please make check Payable to: OLS at Bellevue College

□    Two Recommendation Forms completed by an educator, employer or supervisor. No family please (Download)

□    Evaluation Documentation (IEP & Academic Testing from your high school counselor or clinical psychologist) – We need documentation of the following scores:

·         Full Scale IQ (70 or above)

·         Reading Comprehension

·         Written Expression

·         Math Reasoning

□    High School and College Transcripts (if applicable)

Please have all documents sent via email to s.davis@bellevuecollege.edu or mail to:

OLS at Bellevue College

Attn: Sheena Davis

14673 NE 29th Pl

Bellevue, WA 98007


Completed OLS Application Packets must be received by Friday, August 5th, 2016


Applications are reviewed for various Baseline Skills:

  • Student application information
  • Recommendations information
  • Testing information that includes:
    • Reading, writing, & math levels = 4th grade level or above
    • Full scale IQ = 70 or above


3) If baseline skills are met, a prospective student is invited to an in-person assessment with other prospective students to assess skills necessary for success at OLS.  Assessments will be conducted in Spring and Summer quarter. Once they have passed the assessment, the prospective student will be invited to attend OLS in the Fall.

OLS Information Flyer

For more information about the OLS program, download our Information Flyer