Application Checklist

Please Note:

We are now accepting applications for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024. 

The priority application deadline is February 15, with applications being accepted on a rolling basis after that.

Application Checklist

Complete the Online Application (required)
 (Start a New Application) (Resume a Saved Application)

Submit Two Letters of Recommendation (required)
We require one letter of recommendation from your current or most recent English teacher, and a second letter of recommendation from your current or most recent Math or Science teacher. Please ask your recommendation writers to email their letters to Download the teacher recommendation form.

Submit Your Transcript and School Report (required)
Please print and sign the transcript request and school report form and give it to your advisor or guidance counselor.

Submit a Parent/Guardian Questionnaire (required)
Please have a parent or guardian complete the online parent/guardian questionnaire.

Schedule an Interview (optional)
Please contact to schedule an interview after submitting your online application. Interviews are 20-30 minutes and conducted via Zoom. Maine Coast Semester at Chewonki reserves the right to request an interview.

Complete a Financial Aid Application (optional)
A family that intends to apply for financial aid from Maine Coast Semester should fill out the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) online at  Click here for more information about the financial aid policy at Maine Coast Semester.

Our Non-Discrimination Policy:

We welcome individuals of any race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to our participants.

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