Application—Rutgers for Leadership Academies

* Please note that this application does not guarantee your acceptance into any Pre-College Summer Academies. Once accepted, you will be notified via email.  Final date for submission is May 18, 2019. 

Student Information

Parent Information

Leadership Summer Academy: July 21-August 3, 2019 Are you interested in taking the academy for academic credit? Please note not all programs offer credit and additional fees will apply. For tuition breakdown, visit

Supporting Documents

Please scan and upload required supporting documents.

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Transcripts can also be emailed to: OR mailed to: 55 Commercial Ave, Suite 120, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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The Recommendation Letter should come from a guidance counselor or other school official that can best speak to your character and your academic achievements and interests. If there is a teacher, vice principal or coach that has direct interaction with you on a regular basis and knows you better than your guidance counselor than the letter should come from that person. Letters of Recommendation can also be emailed to:

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The Essay should be a maximum of one page, double-spaced. In your essay please address one of the following: -Why do you want to attend the Rutgers Pre-College Summer Academy and what do you hope to learn? - Share your most meaningful achievement and how it relates to your future goals.

By accepting above, I certify that I have visited the Summer Academies website, have reviewed and will follow University policy and procedures, and am aware of tuition and fees, class meeting schedule, and deadlines. I understand that my child will be registered for the program(s) listed above, upon Summer Session approval. I also understand that I am fully liable for all tuition and fees associated with my child’s registration and will make payment to the University prior to attendance. I understand that registration is not guaranteed and is contingent upon space availability and/or department approval.

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