APPLICATION PROCESS OVERVIEW
Before beginning the application below, please review the Application Requirements page, as well as the ESAP Application Checklist (below) in order to gather all of the necessary materials for both the online and mail-in portion of the application. Complete the online application and have your high school administrator submit your OFFICIAL transcript by email (preferred), fax, or US mail. Your application will be reviewed only after ALL materials have been received. Please log into the application portal to check the completion status of your application.
FINANCIAL AID APPLICANTS: If you are applying for financial aid, please click here to download the appropriate form(s). Be sure to submit (via email, fax or mail) your completed financial aid application and requested supplemental materials when you submit your online application. Please note, applications without supporting documentation (W-2 form and most recent income tax return) are considered incomplete and will not be reviewed. Completed financial aid applications must be received within 10 days of your online application submission.
DEADLINES: The priority deadline to submit your completed application is February 24th. If spaces remain available, completed applications received after the priority deadline will be reviewed on a rolling (ongoing) basis. The final deadline for all applications is April 24th. For applications received after the priority deadline, please allow up to 3 weeks for processing and review. You may check the completion status of your application at any time by logging into the application portal.
ADMISSION DECISIONS: Admission to ESAP is very selective, and based on our assessment of several factors: your academic interests, abilities, past achievements, your potential to actively contribute to your peers in the program, and your potential to gain a substantial learning experience through the program. You will be informed of an admission decision by March 27th if you submit your completed application by the priority deadline. You will receive a decision within three weeks of your application completion date if your application is submitted after the priority deadline.
BEFORE applying, please read the Application Instructions sheet IN ITS ENTIRETY. This will assist you in submitting your application.