|1. Submit Participant Questionnaire.|
|2. All new students, students seeking merit-based scholarships, and students seeking Honors Jazz Band placement must submit an audition video. Returning students who do not fall into these categories may proceed to register online.|
|3. While waiting on notification of acceptance, apply for financing options through the Rutgers Federal Credit Union.|
|4. Once you receive notification of camp acceptance, register online for the Rutgers Summer Jazz Intensive.|
5. Complete required medical forms and return via Certified Mail. Please make sure to include the name of the summer camp and the session they are attending on the envelope.
Students who have not submitted required health forms by June 5, 2017 will not be allowed to participate in RSJI.
NOTE: students may purchase health insurance from Rutgers University Risk Management at the time of registration. Cost is $70/week. Please email Ms. Dana Wilson, (firstname.lastname@example.org) to inform her if you plan to purchase health insurance.
Registration for the Summer Jazz Institute opens on October 15, 2016, and closes on June 5, 2017, or whenever the camp reaches maximum enrollment. Applications received after June 15, 2017 will be reviewed on a case by case basis.
For any questions regarding the application procedure and administrative matters, please contact the Extension Division. For any questions regarding the auditions, curriculum, and student life matters, please contact Assistant Director Marc Stasio!
All prospective students are required to fill out a Participant Questionnaire before registering for the Rutgers Summer Jazz Institute. The Questionnaire is below:
- July 16-21, 2017
- Students ages 14-18 have the option of commuting or residing on campus.
- Students ages 11-13 must commute to campus.
- Registration opens on October 15, 2016
- Registration deadline is June 5, 2017
- Residential Rate: $950 (includes room, board, meals, and activities)
- Commuter Rate: $725 (includes lunch only)
A very limited number of scholarships are available. These are awarded on basis of demonstrated financial need and artistic merit. Students wishing to be considered for a scholarship must submit a completed Financial Aid Application form, and must submit an audition video featuring the repertoire as described in the Audition Information section of this website.
All scholarship applicants – including returning students – must submit an audition video featuring the repertoire as described in the Audition Information section. The video must clearly demonstrate the applicant’s current level of performance. A letter of support from the applicant’s band director (though not required) will be considered in making scholarship determinations as well.
LOW-INTEREST LOANS & FINANCING:
The Rutgers Federal Credit Union has financing options available for continuing education and summer programs! If financing or cost is an issue, we urge you to fill out the Rutgers Federal Credit Union Continuing Education Loan application. Click on the logo below to go to the Rutgers Federal Credit Union website for more information!
Financing is available in the form of personal loans up to $10,000 from the Rutgers Federal Credit Union. Click here for more information. Click here to apply for a loan.