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August Wilderness 2020

If you haven't already submitted your non-refundable $250 deposit, please confirm your place in Earlham's Class of 2024. Only students who have completed this step are eligible to apply for August Wilderness 2020.


Applications for August Wilderness open on December 1, 2019, and close May 15, 2020.

The process is as follows:

  • Fill out an online August Wilderness application form.
  • You will receive an email notifying you of your participation status.
  • If accepted, you will receive via email information on paying the $200 deposit for August Wilderness 2020.
  • Upon receiving your August Wilderness deposit, you will receive a course information packet with forms to return.
  • Return liability release waiver, health forms* and vaccination record.
    • *There are two health forms to complete: the Earlham College Health Record Form and the August Wilderness Physical Examination Form. Your complete Earlham College Health Record Form and the August Wilderness Physical Examination Form should be taken to your physician for review and completion. Both completed forms should be returned to Earlham College Health Services.
  • Complete participant questionnaire and arrival information.
  • Once all paperwork is complete your place will be confirmed.
  • Your student account will be charged with the course fee balance on July 1, 2020.
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Richmond, Indiana
47374-4095
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Earlham admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, age, gender and sexual orientation to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, age, gender and sexual orientation in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.