College Prep Camp - Non-Appalachian Region

Transylvania University

Sunday, June 22, 2014 - Friday, June 27, 2014
Transylvania University 300 North Broadway LexingtonKY  40508
Sunday, June 22, 2014 - Friday, June 27, 2014
Transylvania University 300 North Broadway LexingtonKY  40508

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What's Included

Transylvania's College Prep Camp will give campers an opportunity to sample college life while gaining academic knowledge and learning how to improve their scores on standardized tests. Morning and afternoon sessions will explore different academic areas through lectures given by Transylvania faculty and staff members. These will often be the same lectures you might receive as a Transylvania student. Evening sessions will help prepare campers for the ACT and SAT exams. They will receive two evenings of math preparation and two evenings of verbal preparation. During camp, campers live in a Transylvania residence hall and eat three meals a day in the dining hall, beginning with breakfast on Monday. Campers can also use Transy's library, computer laboratory, and recreational facilities. Internet services will not be available in the dorm rooms. To be eligible for this camp, campers must have a grade average of at least a B and be recommended by two individuals - one of them a teacher or counselor who verifies your grades and confirms that you are interested in and would benefit from the camp's program. Letters of recommendation deadline is May 9 as they are part of the selection process. Mail recommendation letters to: Academic Camp, Transylvania University, 300 North Broadway, Lexington, KY 40508. The application deadline is May 9 and confirmations will be sent by May 15. If you are not selected for camp, your camp fee will be refunded.

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Through an engagement with the liberal arts, Transylvania University prepares its students for a humane and fulfilling personal and public life by cultivating independent thinking, open-mindedness, creative expression, and commitment to lifelong learning and social responsibility in a diverse world.

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