UIW Prep is a faith-based online high school emphasizing college preparation through advanced courses and dual credit coursework all while utilizing distance learning in an interactive environment. Our virtual high school gives you the advantages of attending classes when it's convenient for you and having the guidance of one of our certified faculty. Our instructors are accessible to students by email, discussion boards or phone calls. With a 26-credit honors program, you can be sure you are getting a quality education using the latest technology by a University of the Incarnate Word school.

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Why UIW Prep?

  • Take one class at a time or a full course load
  • Start as early as 8th grade
  • All courses taught by certified and/or university-credentialed faculty
  • No set class times – 24/7 access to coursework
  • Study abroad opportunities every year
  • College-level, dual credit classes at no additional charge!
  • Accelerated education – students can finish in as little as 3 years
  • Distance learning with interactive online tools
  • Access to the UIW's library research resources
  • Personalized academic advising
  • Tuition discounts for military families and multiple enrollments
  • Priority admission to the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, TX
  • UIW Prep graduates can earn a $3,000 annual scholarship to the University of the Incarnate Word – up to $12,000 award possible
  • No administrative fees – most books included in tuition*

* All necessary materials to complete core and honor courses will be provided either within the course or by UIW Prep. Student will be responsible for the text in AP courses as well as the AP registration, test fee, and lab kits.