Admissions Process

1. Complete a virtual tour and admissions meeting through video chat with our team. Schedule your tour here!

This is the first step in our process! It's a wonderful opportunity to tell us more about yourself, see our space, ask questions, and ensure that we are exactly what you are looking for in a beauty school! 
2. Complete a 5-minute online application during your virtual tour. You'll want to be prepared with:

  • $20 non-refundable application fee (valid for two start dates within a year)
  • Current state or government-issued ID
  • Signed social security card
  • High school diploma, official transcript, or GED certificate

3. We encourage you to apply for financial aid through FAFSA online at using our school code: 041714. You may be eligible for more than you think! We also offer payment plans.
4. Meet with the financial aid and enrollment team to finalize your schedule, go over FAFSA results and payment options, pay your enrollment fee ($100 for WA or $150 for OR), and save your seat in the start date of your choosing.
5. Attend orientation and begin your journey towards an exciting new career!



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