Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to be available from 2-9 p.m. every day of the event?

No! You will schedule your individual interview (45 minutes) and your group interview (one hour) on your preferred day/s at your preferred times.

What will my personal itinerary look like?

You should plan to join the virtual Welcome & Introduction and Written Assessment on Monday, December 14 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Your individual and group interviews will take place at the times you scheduled for on Tuesday, December 15 – Thursday, December 17. You should also plan to join the Small Group Time from 6:00 – 6:45 p.m. on the evening that your anticipated major is included. Finally, the event will wrap up at 8:00 p.m. with Closing Remarks by the Committee on Thursday, December 17 which all applicants should attend.

What will the essay consist of?

You will be provided a prompt and primary source via email to complete a written essay. You do not need to prepare anything in advance, and you will not be given the prompt in advance.

Do I need to participate in the Small Group Time every evening?

No! You should plan to join the small group time on the evening that your anticipated major is included in.

What should I wear?

We ask that you dress in business or business casual attire for the event. Be comfortable, but please be professional!

What should I do if I have technical problems or need help finding the links to join?

Please contact Lynise Massella at or use our Live Chat feature at

When will I notified if I am receiving the Trustee Scholarship?

We will notify all candidates via email in mid to late January.