Applications are available now on our how to apply page. They will be due February 8, 2013. If you’re interested in applying, we recommend you start finding a faculty member soon to sponsor your application. Don’t leave it to the last minute!
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On January 3rd, 2012, we will officially begin accepting applications for SILCS 2012. Our applications are currently live on our How To Apply page. Please check it out!
Just a note: due to technical difficulties, we won’t be able to accept faxes until most likely January 4. We’ll let you know if that changes.
The application deadline is Friday, February 10. Have a happy holiday season!
We have extended the deadline to this Friday, Feb 18. If you were planning on applying to SILCS but couldn’t make the deadline, you have another chance. Apply now!
We are currently accepting applications for SILCS 2011. You can find out information on how to apply on our application page. The deadline is Friday, February 11, 2011. If you can, try not to wait until the last minute, so you can be sure that all of the parts of the application arrive on time. We look forward to hearing from you. Good luck!
The deadline for applying for SILCS 2010 is Wednesday, February 10th. If you are planning on applying, please don’t miss it! Due to the blizzard that is expected to hit tomorrow, there may not be someone in the office all day, especially in the late afternoon, but we will be checking email. If you have any questions or problems, please email us at silcs [at] wheatonma [dot] edu. Good luck!
Application forms for SILCS 2010 have been added to our how to apply page. We will accept applications between Jan 4, 2010 and Feb 10, 2010. Please note that our application requires the following:
- A completed application form with attached writing sample that you will work with during the Institute for use as a graduate application essay.
- A signed sponsor form by a faculty member in your department who is willing to mentor you over the next year as you begin to apply for graduate programs.
- An official transcript.
- A confidential online survey. Information about this survey will be sent to you once you have completed the rest of the application.
We wish you the best of luck!
The decision for the students accepted into the 2009 institute has been delayed until the beginning of April. All applicants will be notified of the status of their applications at that time.
Applications for SILCS 2009 are due Friday, February 20. Remember, the program is open to anyone in their junior year of college with one year of schooling ahead of them. If you are attempting to fax your application and having trouble, please be patient: due to the high volume of applications, the line may be busy. Please wait and try again.
Best of luck to those applying!
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