Information for prospective students
What students and parents say about
Ashby Residential College
We're glad you're interested in Ashby College! Please browse around these web pages, but also feel free to give us a call or email your questions.
Also, if you're going to find yourself in Greensboro anytime soon, please email us; we can arrange for tours of ARC and even an overnight stay (if you plan on staying overnight, please give us as much notice as possible--several weeks notice is ideal
If you decide to apply to be an ARC student, you have a few options:
The entire application consists of three parts, which can be returned to us separately, or together.
The Essay Questions (This can be accessed electronically
The References: Faculty Reference
, and Peer Support Form
(PDFs that need to be distributed to a teacher and a friend, and returned to us.)
Personal Piece: Send us something personal that represents who you are, such as artwork, artistic photos, a page of
your own writing, a video or cassette tape, or a photograph(s) of an adventure with a description (one page) explaining the
Also, read through the following links for information on the entire application package.
- Application Guidelines
[Some application materials need to be mailed in. Please be sure to submit all application materials as soon after your electronic application as possible.]
- Recommendation Forms
[You'll need to submit one (1) Academic Reference Form, and one (1) Peer Reference Form. These are in PDF--to be printed out, completed and returned to ARC.]
- Program Basics
- Contact Information
To check the status of your application, please email or contact us the old-fashioned way.