The only requirements to enter the Pacific Collegiate School lottery are to 1.) submit the application by the deadline (3/13/17 at 3:30PM) and 2.) attend one of our informational meetings if you have not done so in the last two years. Due to room capacity and seating limitations, an RSVP is required to attend one of our meetings. STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND THE MEETING WITH A PARENT (s). Click below to RSVP and register for a meeting. Thank you!
To apply for the upcoming school year, go to pcslotteryapp.com. The application will open on 10/17/16 and be opened until 3/13/17 at 3:30 PM. The lottery will take place at 5:00 PM on 3/23/17. To view your lottery results, log on to your PCS lottery application at pcslotteryapp.com to see if you were awarded a seat or your number on the wait list.
This application is for all applicants; including siblings, board, and employees of PCS.
General Lottery Meetings:
- January 21st, 2017: Click here to RSVP
- January 26th, 2017: Click here to RSVP
- January 31st, 2017: Click Here to RSVP (Watsonville)
- February 9th, 2017 (High school only info meeting-9th -12th ): Click here to RSVP
- February 23rd, 2017: Click here to RSVP (Live Oak)
- February 25th, 2017: Click here to RSVP
*There are no student admission tests, tuition, fees of any kind, or any other requirements except the two listed above.
PCS runs a first-to-college lottery that allocates 12% of 7th grade seats for student who will be the first in their family to attend college. This lottery occurs prior to the main lottery; anyone not chosen in the first-to-college lottery is then entered in the main lottery as well. Click here for further information on the First to College Preference.
Thank you for your interest in Pacific Collegiate School.