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Apply to Compass

Applying to Compass is a simple process but requires deep intentionality. Now that you’ve decided you’re interested in embarking on this journey, we’re here to help get you going. 

Here’s how to begin your Compass journey:

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    TELL US YOUR STORY
    Complete the student application form. Do not rush this part. Ensure that you are thorough and thoughtful in your responses. It's our chance to get to know you and is a key part of you understanding yourself and if Compass is the right step for you. 
  • 2

    GATHER A TEAM
    You'll need an adult and a peer to complete a reference form as well. Here is the required reference form.   

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    Once those forms have been reviewed, we’ll schedule a 20-minute interview with you and your parent/guardian. After this interview, your application is complete and you'll hear a decision from us within a few weeks.  

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    PREPARE FOR THE JOURNEY
    Once accepted, you can begin sharing your decision to do Compass with your friends and family as well as those in your church. Compass will be sending an information packet to help you prepare everything necessary for your transformative summer.

PLEASE NOTE: These forms do NOT save automatically. If you close out of your window, all content in the form will be lost. We recommend that you type your answers on a separate document then copy and paste them into this form.

We highly recommend that you read the answers to these frequently asked questions before you begin the application.

If you have any questions, please email us at or call 978.867.4123.