K - 12 Online Student Registration


Registration is open for the 2022-23 school year only. Registration for 2023-24 will open March 6, 2023.

PRESCHOOL:  (22-23 applications will be accepted beginning March 29, 2022)

  • If your student has been identified to receive Special Education services, please continue to required documents below and complete the Online Student Pre-Registration process.  
  • Non Special Education students interested in the Community Peer Preschool program, please click HERE and select the forms under item #2. Return completed forms to the District Office. IF you have already paid your deposit and are approved to register, please continue below.
  • No out of district preschool students are accepted.

KINDERGARTEN: Students must be 5 years old on or before August 31st.  UPSD does not have a test in option for younger children.

K- 12 (and Preschool accepted applicants who have paid their deposit): Resident families of University Place School District pre-register online so you can get started from the comfort of your home. This process would be very difficult to complete on a smart phone. If you do not have a computer or internet access, these are available at all schools or at the district office. 

Non-resident students must be accepted by UPSD with a completed Choice Transfer Release from your resident district before completing the online pre-registration process. Instructions and applications are available  HERE, please scroll to item 6. The first dates to turn in new 2022-23 out of district applications are:

  • Kindergarten - August 16, 2022
  • Grades 1 - 12 - April 12, 2022

Please make sure you either upload the required documents listed below to the application, OR bring them to your appointment after submitting the pre-registration application online. 

  1. Proof of residency: CURRENT UTILITY BILL that clearly shows a service address from the following list: TPU, PSE, Cable/Internet, UP Refuse, Home Phone, (no cell bills are accepted). A Purchase agreement with a closing date or current lease will work for the first 20 days until a utility bill is available. Items NOT ACCEPTED are sewer bills, any document that only shows a mail to address, TPU letter of credit or disconnect notices. Note: A McKinney Vento Questionnaire is available online within the Skyward Additional Forms area if needed.
  2. Medically verified Certificate of Immunization Status Form (CIS) with immunization dates. Please read the immunization information found later in this process.
  3. Student Medical Alert form - Print  the 2022-23 Form here. Forms are also available at any school.
  4. Home Language Survey (Printed later in this process.)
  5. Parent/Guardian ID
  6. A certified copy of your child's birth certificate, (preferred) or other alternative document.

Please call your neighborhood school or the district office at 253-566-5600 if you need any assistance or have additional questions.

If you are ready to get started, click the next link for the Online Student Pre-Registration Portal.

UPSD Non-Discrimination Policy:
The University Place School District complies with all federal and state laws, rules, and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin (including language), sex, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, creed, religion, age, veteran or military status, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability in student education programs, co-curricular activities, and employment practices. The district is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer encouraging application of qualified minorities, women, and disabled persons for employment and other opportunities. University Place School District is committed to providing access to all District programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. For elevator access at school sites, contact the principal’s office. The University Place School District is a drug-free/smoke-free work place and educational setting. Direct inquiries regarding compliance, grievance, or appeal procedures, or concerns involving students, should be made to the District Affirmative Action Officer/Civil Rights Compliance Coordinator/ Title IX Officer/HIB Compliance Officer/Gender-Inclusive Schools Coordinator, Executive Director of Secondary Education, Lainey Mathews, [email protected]; or Section 504/FAPE/ADA concerns should be made to Executive Director of Special Services, Kelly McClure, [email protected] Both can be contacted at (253) 566-5600, 3717 Grandview Drive West, University Place, WA 98466.