Participating in Sophomore College creates life-long relationships. Learn More Eligibility and CommitmentLearn who participates and how you will fully engage in the program Tips on ApplyingNot sure how to start your application essay? Wondering what an instructor is looking for in your application? These tips can be helpful in thinking about how to present yourself in your application. Submit an ApplicationStudent applications open March 1 and are due Tuesday, April 9 (11:59pm) Review Your Application Status (Jump to VCA System)Application status is posted in early May. Students are placed in their highest ranked ACCEPTED seminar. You must confirm your commitment to participate when you are accepted. Waitlisted? Didn’t Apply? Space Available SeminarsWhat to do if you are waitlisted, not accepted, or missed the deadline—you may be able to apply in a second-round.