Due to COVID-19 and uncertainties with summer 2020 planning, we have extended the priority deadline to April 17 and the new notification date will be April 24. We will notify families of program cancellations and provide full refunds in the event we must cancel the program.

Fees and Timeline

Application fee: $50

Tuition: $3500

Priority deadline (best consideration for scholarships) — April 17, 2020

Admission decision — April 24, 2020


Current 10th & 11th-grade students are eligible to participate in the program. Space is limited, so please make sure all application materials are submitted by the priority deadline for best consideration.

How to Apply


Click “Sign Up” and complete general information

Step 1:

  • Click “Select Program/Pay Fee”
  • Click “Register for New Session”
  • Select the box next to “2020 > Application” under your desired program
  • Select “Continue” to complete your payment
  • Click “Register” to final step 1

Step 2: “Profile”

  • Click “Continue” to complete the “Profile” portion of your application
  • Complete ALL personal, parent/guardian and academic information as prompted
    Note: You will be asked to upload your unofficial transcript.
  • Click “Next Step”
  • Answer short essay questions:
    • Why are you interested in attending the SELF program? Describe something you would like to take away from this program. Please also include any goals you wish to achieve from this program.
    • What does leadership mean to you? Cite examples of individuals who you consider to be leaders and discuss which skills you currently utilize to be an effective leader.