Thank you for your interest in QUEST! We are glad that you are applying to be part of the program.
Please note, you will not be able to save your application if you decide to complete it at another time. Therefore, we recommend that you compose your answers in a word processing program and copy and paste them into this form. You can find a Word document version of the application at: http://www.rhsmith.umd.edu/quest/prospectivestudents/
Once you are done with the application, please click the "Submit" form at the bottom of the page. You will be directed to a confirmation screen.
In addition to this application, you will need to download an unofficial transcript from (http://www.testudo.umd.edu/apps/uotrans/) . Please email this document in PDF form to QUESTumd@gmail.com with the subject line "Transcript".
You will also need to obtain a recommendation. This can be written by any adult who is not a member of your family or current student in QUEST. This person should be able to speak to your character, integrity, ability to work in a team, and commitment to learning. There will be a space in the application where you can enter this individual's name and email address. QUEST will email a form to this individual on February 18th; please make sure they are expecting to receive it. They should plan to submit the recommendation by Friday, March 1st.
If you have questions as you fill out the application, please contact Melanie Aston at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This application will be available until February 15th at 5pm.