The application process will proceed in three steps.
Phase 1: Preliminary Application
We are currently accepting Phase 1 applications and admitting participants on a rolling basis, but priority will be given to applicants who apply by January 1st. Get the process started by completing this form today! Please contact us at email@example.com if you have any questions or if you would like a Word document version of the application.
APPLICATIONS DUE: Priority will be given to applicants who apply by January 1st.
Phase 2: Full Written Application
If you are invited to continue the application process in Phase 2, you will receive a link to a more extensive application form, which will include essay questions. Once we have reviewed the Phase 2 application responses, we will contact you with an update on the status of your application.
Phase 3: Interview
All finalists will be invited to participate in an interview. Because of the nature of the experience, our decisions will need to take into account the overall composition of the group as well as each individual's qualifications.
At this time, Thoreau College has neither sought nor received formal academic accreditation and the Growing Seasons program does not confer any formal qualification, certification, or transferable credits.
Thoreau College is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination. Thoreau College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.