Become a Student

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Common Ground is seeking students who want to change the world. Think Common Ground might be right for you? Watch a video. Fill out an interest form. Come for a visit. Apply through Common Ground’s lottery – Deadline February 28.

Want to learn more?

Searching for an academically challenging, safe, welcoming option?  Students from New Haven and all Connecticut communities are eligible for enrollment at Common Ground. Come learn about our college going, leadership growing culture. Check the schedule below for upcoming Open Houses.

To get started …

Fill out this interest form and we will be in touch with you about coming to visit.


Contact Brian Kelahan at (203) 389-4333×1281 or to arrange a shadow opportunity and with questions.

Want to see it in person?

Come see us at an upcoming open house, or spend a school day shadowing to get inside the classroom!

Ready to apply?

Enter the lottery today >> 

The lottery application is open from February 1 to February 28. 

Students from New Haven & all other Connecticut communities should apply through Common Ground’s lottery, using the link above.

Siblings of current and graduated Common Ground students get preference.

2/3 of seats are reserved for New Haven students.

Names are selected from the lottery at Common Ground
Wednesday, March 6 @ 3pm

Upcoming Open Houses
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