Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Colorado summer courses!
Still many spots available in both courses so worthy applicants are likely to be quickly accepted (updated 3/4/15). Applications are accepted until the course fills and at that time notification will be made here.
Note: The application is below on this page, it should take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete.
P
lease read the following info before applying:

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Prospective students must submit the online application below on this page. There is no separate registration for UM.  A fully 
refundable $95 application fee is required at the time of submission of application & is paid at the Payment Center. This fee is applied to course fees if accepted or refunded if not accepted.  Students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as strong applicants are accepted on a rolling basis.  Typically about 75% of applicants are accepted. Upon acceptance students will receive online access to further course info, equipment list, registration info etc.  There is NO set deadline to apply.

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Important Logistics
This is a highly active, all-outdoor course & participants must be in strong physical condition & sound health. 
Students must be ready to study & live in a variety of potentially adverse & uncomfortable, (but mostly beautiful) mountain weather conditions and sleep in a tent each night. This is a base-camp course (no backpacking) & students are required to share in camp responsibilities, typically 1 responsibility per day, primarily cooking or cleaning of a meal.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:
Review questions ahead of time.  You are not able to save information on this
form for later editing so you are encouraged to work/save in a separate 
text
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document & cut/paste answers. The text boxes do not have a limit for amount of information you enter. You should receive an email from Steve Johnson, Course Director within 1-2 days.  Do not submit the application if you are not immediately paying the application fee. All information is kept strictly confidential. Thanks for your honest answers & good luck.
If you would like to be considered for the Caribbean course as well as the Colorado course, complete 1 application/payment and send an email to steve@ecofs.org 
stating this intent and your course preference.

Application Form
Colorado Ecosystem Field Studies
         

selecting “either” will increase your chances of acceptance

Name:

Date of Birth - ex: 05/19/1993

Email:

Phone:

College/University currently attending:

Current year of study: (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior)

Academic Department and/or Program:

Major/minor:

What is your motivation for applying to this course?

Elaborate on your background & qualities that make you
a strong candidate for this course.

Do you have any health or physical issues you feel might affect you on this course?

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By submitting this form you are acknowledging that you have read
& understand all course information provided on the 
website and
attest to your written answers. 

Do not submit this form if you are not immediately paying the
fee 
$95 online application fee at the Payment Center.  

Thanks for your interest in this course! 

Are you are interested in an Extended Credit option of Independent Research or Conservation Internship?  If yes indicate which one below.  Note these options are only available for students enrolled in Course 1- June 23 - July 11.  For more details go here

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