College Boot Camp

College Application Boot Camp Registration

Prepare for the College Application Process!!

Limited to 15 students (rising Seniors only)

Three Day Workshop

Wednesday, July 31, Thursday, August 1, Monday, August 5

2 Sessions* to choose from:

8:30-10:30AM or 1:30-3:30PM

*Summer Work (includes college list consultation, resume work, essay topic discussion)

(at least one meeting with Ms. Gastaldi prior to July 31)


Topics to be covered during Boot Camp

Day 1:  The College Application– Case Study Session with a college admissions representative.  Begin looking at college applications, question/answer period, and get organized!!!

Day 2:  Writing the Personal Statement – Essay discussions, reading and first draft will be completed!  Application work continues.

Day 3:  Nuts and Bolts –Review of essays, application work, discussion about the FAFSA, CSS Profile, how to get scholarships, where to find scholarships, philosophy of scholarships.


The College Application Boot camp will be conducted by Lisa Gastaldi, Director of College Counseling.  Cost for the 3 day session is $150.  Please makes check out to Bishop England High School.  For more information and a sign-up sheet, please stop by Counseling or contact Ms. Gastaldi at, (843) 849-9599 x123.