Q. What are the dates of the six-week program?
A. The program usually runs from early July through mid-August; 2017 dates are Monday, June 26 – Friday, August 4.

Q. Do I have to complete a separate application for the CAPS program?CAPS Students and Prof. Whitney
A. No, all admitted students are considered.

Q. When will I know if I’ve been selected for the CAPS program?
A. Students are notified on a rolling basis starting in April of each year.

Q. Who selects students for the CAPS program?
A. Faculty members and admissions representatives take part in the selection process.

Q. What is the cost for me to participate in the CAPS program? 
A. There is no cost for students to participate in the CAPS program. CAPS students receive a stipend of $2,500 plus room and board for the six-week program; all travel and off-campus activity expenses are also paid.

Q. Where will I live and eat for the summer?
A. Students stay in campus dormitories with access to the dining hall for summer meals.

Q. Will I receive academic credit for the program?
A. Students will earn one graded academic credit for their work to apply to the 128 credits needed to graduate.