Applying to World University and School which is seeking its first high school applicants this autumn 2013 to matriculate online next autumn 2014
If you know of high school students actively interested in applying to MIT OCW-centric, free (since Creative Commons' licensed) World University and School in English, this autumn 2013 - with complete applications due by January 1, 2014, at 12 pm Pacific Time - please ask them to email their applications to WUaS now at worlduniversityandschool@
gmail.com with this MIT application information - http://web.mit.edu/admissions/ . Here's the link to the developing Admissions at WUaS page - http://worlduniversity.wikia. com/wiki/Admissions_at_World_ University_and_School. International students are very welcome.
Check out this recent Princeton University posting about ongoing problems with a particular public application form - http://www.princeton.edu/
admission/pdfs/Common-App- StatementFinal.pdf. WUaS is similarly accepting applications from high school students to this email address - worlduniversityandschool@ gmail.com - vis-a-vis the college counselors' recommendations, etc., that this Princeton .pdf mentions.
Here's a link to this information on the WUaS blog - http://worlduniversityandschool.blogspot.com/2013/11/applying-to-world-university-and-school.html.
- Scott MacLeod - Founder & President
- World University and School - like Wikipedia with MIT OpenCourseWare (not endorsed by MIT OCW) - incorporated as a nonprofit effective April 2010.