To Apply

Application Instructions

The APPLICATION WINDOW will open in January.

When the application window is open, students may initiate the application process by visiting and then completing the forms available there. Applicants who have technical troubles or other questions about the application process should email

Each applicant will create a Ross account, enter demographic information, respond to several essay prompts, and upload solutions to several mathematical problems.

Application Deadline

Starting March 1, the Ross Admission Committee will begin accepting students until all spaces have been filled. The final deadline for Ross applications is April 1. However, spaces might be filled early, so it is best to complete your application well before the end of March for adequate consideration.

Financial Information

The fee to attend the in-person Ross Program is $5000. That fee covers room, board, and all instructional expenses.

If the 2021 Ross Program is entirely on-line, the expected program fee will be $1000.


The Ross Program endeavors to provide enough financial support to enable every accepted student to attend. If you have been accepted to the Ross Program and need financial assistance in order to join us, please ask your parent or guardian to contact us at We will reply with details on how to apply for scholarship support.

Commitment to Nondiscrimination

The Ross Program does not discriminate on the basis of gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, race, creed, color, ethnic origin, disability, or marital status in its admissions, educational programming, financial aid, employment practices, or other activities.