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What is required to apply?

Personal Statement

A personal statement is a short essay of approximately 500 words to help us get to know you. Tell us about why you would like to attend, what interests you about your Major and Minor courses, and what you will contribute to the program. Let us know about your academic and extracurricular interests and anything else that will help us to get to know you.


A copy of your most recent transcript or grade report from school. This can be sent to our New York address, faxed, or emailed to


Applications require a deposit of $1050 US to be marked as complete. This is deducted from the total tuition upon acceptance and is refundable.

For Language Immersion Students Only: Writing Sample and Recommendation

Students applying for a language immersion program (L'Académie de France or La Academia de España), and students taking immersion courses in Paris and Barcelona, are asked to submit a writing sample in French/Spanish and a completed recommendation form from their French/Spanish teacher. This is not required if taking beginner French/Spanish. This form is provided during the application and can also be accessed here.

Admission Department Review

Our admissions team carefully reviews the completed application and contacts students in the order in which they've applied. Admissions decisions are typically sent by email within two weeks of receipt of a completed application.

Rolling Admissions Policy:

We accept applications throughout the year until the programs are full. 

Tuition, Dates, & Details

The comprehensive fee includes: all tuition and instruction, accommodation, breakfast and dinner daily, transportation to and from the airport, all books and materials, guest presentations, workshops, field trips, and all cultural and social activities organized by the program, including sports, excursions, museum and gallery admissions, and theater tickets. It does not include airfare, lunch daily, or personal expenditures, such as snacks, laundry, souvenirs, and so on.

Program Grades Dates Tuition
The Oxford Tradition Grades 10 - 12 1 July - 28 July   $8495 US
The Oxford Prep Experience Grades 8 - 9  30 June - 26 July  $8295 US
The Cambridge Tradition Grades 10 - 12 8 July - 4 August   $8495 US
The Cambridge Prep Experience Grades 8 - 9 7 July - 2 August   $8295 US
Oxbridge at St Andrews Grades 9 - 12 27 June - 24 July  $8295 US
L'Académie de Paris  Grades 9 - 12 2 July - 29 July  $7995 US
L'Académie de France Grades 9 - 12 2 July - 29 July   $7895 US
La Academia de Barcelona Grades 9 - 12 4 July - 31 July   $7995 US
La Academia de España Grades 9 - 12 3 July - 30 July   $7995 US
The New York College Experience Grades 9 - 12 25 June - 22 July   $8295 US
Oxbridge at UCLA Grades 10 - 12 29 June - 26 July  $7895 US
Oxbridge at UCLA Prep Grades 7 -  8 8 July - 28 July  $6100 US
The College Experience in Boston Grades 9 - 12 24 June - 21 July   $8295 US
The Oxford Summer Seminars Grades 10 - 12 Session I: 30 July - 6 August;
Session II: 6 August - 13 August;
Double Major: 30 July - 13 August 
One week: $2700 US;
Both weeks: $4700 US
The Oxford Spring Seminar Grades 10 - 12 1 April - 8 April; 8 April - 16 April   $2550 US
The New York College Seminar Grades 9 - 12 31 July - 6 August  $2550 US
Paris Connection Grades 8 - 12 Various dates in July - August  $1345 - $1795 US
The New York Connection Grades 9 - 12 21 July - 25 July  $1345 US


Medical Emergency Cancellation Insurance

Non-refundable Medical Emergency Cancellation Insurance is available for $125 US per application to protect against unavoidable cancellations due to documented medical emergencies involving the student or immediate family members. This insurance can ONLY be purchased at the time of application. The cancellation policy is as follows:

  Without Medical Emergency Cancellation Insurance With Medical Emergency Cancellation
Payments refundable, including deposit (Oxford Spring Seminar ONLY) Until January 5, 2018 Until February 16, 2018*
Payments refundable, minus the deposit (Oxford Spring Seminar ONLY) Until February 16, 2018 Until March 2, 2018*
No refunds (Oxford Spring Seminar ONLY) After February 16, 2018 After March 2, 2018
Payments refundable, including deposit  Until April 6, 2018 Until May 4, 2018*
Payments refundable, minus the deposit Until May 4, 2018 Until June 8, 2018*
No refunds After May 4, 2018 After June 8, 2018*

*With Medical Emergency Cancellation Insurance, refunds will be made only in the case of a documented medical emergency.

Financial Aid


UPDATE: Please note scholarship deadlines for summer 2018 have all passed at this time. Please check back here in October 2018, for summer 2019 application details.

A variety of scholarships is available, based equally on financial need and the student’s ability to contribute to the program in the broadest sense. The standard online application should not be used if you are applying for a scholarship. Please only use the Scholarship Application provided below. Scholarship Applications and all supporting documentation must be mailed to our address, not faxed or emailed. Please see scholarship deadline dates below in Scholarships FAQs.

Download Scholarship Application