FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Who should attend this boot camp?
This boot camp is for rising seniors who may want an opportunity to get a head start on their college application process. This session may be especially helpful for those with a busy fall schedule.
I have siblings/friends at another school and they want to come. Can they pay and attend?
Yes! This camp is open to any rising senior who wishes to attend.
Where does the tuition money go?
The tuition will pay for staffing of the event, printing and office supplies, and daily breakfast and snacks.
What is the Common or Coalition Application?
The Common Application and Coalition Application are accepted at hundreds of colleges and universities in the United States and abroad. With one application, seniors can apply to multiple schools. All schools belonging to Common App may be found here: https://www.commonapp.org/explore-colleges. A full list of schools that accept the Coalition Application can be found here: http://www.coalitionforcollegeaccess.org/members-new.html.
What is Naviance?
Naviance is software used by most schools to send documents, like transcripts, electronically to colleges. There are also some college search features and tools which enable students and their families to estimate college decision outcomes. Naviance and the Common Application work seamlessly together.
How can I prepare for College Application Boot Camp?
During this program, students will work on completing the Common Application and refining their college essays, along with programming that will help prepare them for all aspects of the college admissions process. There will be assignments prior to camp beginning, which will be emailed to students prior to the start of the camp (sent to the email address used when registering).