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11800 Texas Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90025Phone: Phone: (310) 914-3500

Honors/School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Program

Honors Program
(formerly School of Advanced Studies)

2021-2022 School Year
Application Process

Complete the form at in addition to your University High School Charter application. 

University High School Affiliated Charter Application Instructions

Residents: Residents have guaranteed admission into our affiliated charter. Please enroll at


Non-Residents: Non-Residents must apply through echoices at You will find our school under the "Affiliated Charter Schools" option. The application window is October 1 to November 20. It is highly recommended that you apply on-time! 


For further information:  Contact Paula Van Norden, Honors Program Counselor, 310-914-3512 or
University High School Charter is a School for Advanced Studies (SAS) Demonstration site.  Uni's SAS Program is our Honors Program  Applications are available upon enrollment at University High School Charter.
As a designated SAS site, our commitments include grouping gifted students in the majority of their classes, providing a high level of rigor that includes depth, complexity, novelty, and acceleration, and ensuring that our teachers are specially trained to work with Gifted and High Achieving students.  
Our school is known for providing the comprehensive high school experience which includes the ability to take advantage of our extensive Advanced Placement Program.   We offer 23 Advanced Placement courses spanning all subject area.  We are one of the first and only high schools in the  Los Angeles Unified School District to implement the Advanced Placement Capstone Program. 
In addition to our rigorous coursework, students have an opportunity to participate in rich experiences in the visual and performing arts, sports, and extracurricular activities like clubs and competitions.