How to Apply

How to Apply

Only current high school students are eligible to apply for this program. Program dates are Tuesday, July 6 – Saturday, July 10, 2021.

In accordance with the COVID-19 precautions mandated by government and university officials, Balfour Pre-College Academy will be completely online. As such, scholars grades 9-12 are highly encouraged to apply. The deadline to apply is May 2, 2021.

Before You Apply:

  • Obtain a completed PDF version of your most recent high school transcript. This document will need to be uploaded to your application.
  • Write responses to the three questions below. Your response to each question should be one paragraph in length. These paragraphs may be copied and pasted into your application.
    1. Describe an experience that has impacted who you are as a person. What is special, unique, distinctive, or impressive about you or your life story?
    2. Share with us why you want to attend college.
    3. Why are you interested in attending the Balfour Scholars Pre-College Academy?

Your application consists of five parts:

  1. Biographical Data
  2. Additional Information
  3. Personal Statement
  4. Transcript*
  5. Online Recommendation Form* (link will be emailed to your recommender)

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*Due to this year's unique circumstances, transcripts and recommendations are no longer required to complete the application, but you may include them if you wish.