» Frequently Asked Questions
+ - What is the cost of the Summer Film Academy for High School Students?
+ - How do I apply to the Summer Film Academy?
+ - Who is eligible to apply?
Students entering their junior or senior year of high school are eligible to apply. (11th or 12th grade)
+ - If I require assistance with the application, who should I contact?
Please direct all your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can reach us at (714) 997-6765.
+ - Are scholarships and/or financial aid available for the Summer Film Academy?
Scholarship applications will be available to students once they are admitted to the program. Scholarships will be granted on a case by case basis, and are determined on the talent and need of the student.
+ - What components do I have to submit with my application?
There are 6 components.
2.) Personal Statement
3.) Written Essay
4.) Creative Resume
5.) Letter of Recommendation (Submitted though SlideRoom)
Please see our Apply Page for more details on each requirement.
+ - Will you notify me when my application is complete?
+ - When will I be notified of an admissions decision to the Summer Film Academy?
+ - I applied last year, didn’t get admitted and want to re-apply? Do I need to submit a new application?
You will need to submit a new application and we encourage students to update all materials.
+ - Will attending Dodge College’s Summer Film Academy increase my chances of being admitted to Chapman University as an undergraduate student?
+ - Will I need spending money?
+ - Where will I live on campus?
+ - Will I have access to a computer? Should I bring a laptop? Is the campus wireless?
+ - Will I be able to have a car on campus?
No cars are allowed on campus during the Summer Film Academy.
+ - Who are the instructors of the program?
+ - Do my family and friends get to see the films I make?
+ - Do students have access to gym facilities?
+ - Will there be sheets, towels, pillows, and toilet paper supplied?
The dorms will provide sheets, pillows, and all paper goods. Students can bring their own blankets or pillows if they desire. Students will need to bring their own bath towels for the showers.
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