Application Deadline

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, the 2021 session of July Experience is canceled. Please check back here in mid-December 2021 for application details relative to the 2022 session.

Priority Deadline: March 1, 2021

Decisions for the priority deadline will be released by mid-April. This deadline is strongly recommended for students applying for financial aid. 

Final Deadline: April 1, 2021

Decisions for the final deadline will be determined on a rolling basis until May 1. Financial aid availability will be limited. 

All supporting materials must be in the July Experience office by March 1 (Priority) or April 1 (Final) to be considered for that round. If you are applying through the KIPP program, please note that your deadline is March 1, 2021.

How To Apply

The following documents are required for your application to be considered complete:

  • July Experience Application
  • High school transcript
  • School profile
  • Counselor recommendation form
  • Teacher (core academic area) recommendation form
  • 300 word essay answering the following question: Why would you like to participate in July Experience, and what will you contribute to the July Experience community?

Note: If you are interested in applying for financial aid, please see the financial aid page


If you have any questions about the application process or materials, please email us at