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Camp College is an college preparation program targeted to prepare a diverse group of students from across the state of Texas for college. Approximately 120 rising high school seniors (class of 2016) are invited to attend a three-day, overnight, all-expenses paid program. During the program, students will:
Volunteers from colleges, universities, community based organizations, and high schools across the state serve as mentors to Camp College students.
Camp College 2015 will be held June 8-10 on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Bus transportation will be offered for students and mentors from Houston, San Antonio, and Austin.
How to apply for Camp College
Please note: Only students who are accepted to the program and complete the online RSVP may attend Camp College.
Mentors are needed to help the students understand the college-going process. As a mentor, you will stay in the dorm with the students and help them complete the Camp College curriculum. The Camp College committee seeks a diverse group of mentors from a variety of educational institutions. Training will be provided before the program on June 7th to help mentors serve the needs of their Camp College students.
Camp College 2014
View the Camp College 2012 Video (thanks to Joseph Solomon of UT Tyler!)