Application for US Students

Domestic Students may apply December 15 - May 18. Please fill out this application form to apply to an academy if you are a US resident.

Application for International Students

International Students may apply December 15 - April 13. Please complete this application if you are a student who resides outside of the US. International and non-native English speakers will be contacted to arrange an online interview. International students must submit the following items in addition to the regular application requirements. 

  • Copy of passport 
  • Proof of Funding 
  • Certification of Funds 
  • TOEFL or IELTS score (if no score is reported, international and non-native English speakers will be contacted to arrange an online interview)

Application Requirements

All applicants must submit the following: 

  • Completed online application  
  • Letter of Recommendation 
  • Academic Transcript 
  • Personal statement—Why do you want to attend the Rutgers Pre-College Summer Academy and what do you hope to learn? How will you apply that to your daily life?

Important Dates

Application Opens December 15, 2017
International Deadline April 13, 2018
Scholarship Application Deadline April 13, 2018
Domestic Student Deadline  May 18, 2018
Program Payment Due  May 31, 2018

What Happens After I Apply?

Upon successfully submitting all required items, your application will go into review. You will receive an email notifying you of your status. Accepted students will receive an Rutgers ID (RUID) number and a link to pay a $500 USD non-refundable deposit. To confirm attendance, students must submit the non-refundable deposit within two weeks of your acceptance email. Full tuition costs must be paid by June 15.