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College Bound Academy: In-Person (Anaheim, CA)  and Virtual Opportunities

College Bound Academy: In-Person (Anaheim, CA) and Virtual Opportunities

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This summer immerse yourself in a one-week in-person or virtual academy with an emphasis on the college admission and financial aid process.

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College Bound Academy focuses on four-year universities and includes informative and interactive digital workshops on a variety of topics ranging from:

 Writing a personal statement

 Creating a college list

 Applying for scholarships

 College application process

To see the summer program in action, click here.

During the academic year, advising and in-person and digital workshops will be available, ranging on topics such as:

 Common Application, CSU/UC and other college applications

 CSS Profile and FAFSA

 College and career guest speakers

There is no-cost to participate!

Session 1: July 18-22

You may only register for one session, whether it's in-person or virtual.

Timeframe: In-person classes are held Monday through Friday at the TGR Learning Lab in Anaheim, California. Classes are from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. PDT with a college visit excursion on Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PDT. *Times are subject to change.

In addition, students will have the opportunity to join optional sessions focused on mentorship and scholarships.

Session 2: July 25-29

Session 3: August 1-5

You may only register for one session, whether it's in-person or virtual.

Timeframe: Digital classes are held Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. PDT | 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. EDT. *Times are subject to change.

In addition, students will have the opportunity to join optional sessions focused on mentorship and scholarships.

Eligibility Requirements: The program is filled on a first-come, first-served basis for applicants who meet the following requirements:

 Must be entering the 12th grade in fall 2022

 Must demonstrate college prep curriculum and have a minimum weighted cumulative 2.5 GPA

 Must be committed to attend the entire one-week academy over the summer.

Application Process: Applicants must provide the following to be considered for College Bound Academy:

 Step 1: Completed registration form via Eventbrite.

 Step 2: Current unofficial high school transcript (must include 9th through 11th grades). Details on how to submit transcript will be provided upon registration.

 Step 3: Submit any additional application materials no later than the week prior to your assigned week.

Technology Requirements: To participate in virtual classes, each registered student will need a computer or device with internet connection. The free Zoom video conferencing platform will be used to conduct the class, so this software needs to be downloaded prior to the class. It is also highly recommended that students have a webcam and microphone in order to actively participate in the class.

Once a student has registered, a confirmation email from Eventbrite will be sent with additional details related to a virtual student orientation, in-person class details, Zoom access information for the virtual class as well as safety and security guidelines to review.

In addition, please note that your information will be shared with the respective guest college campus(es).

We hope to see you this summer!

NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATORY POLICY AS TO STUDENTS

The TGR Foundation and TGR Learning Labs admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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