Please review and fill out the commitment forms below. For complete program details, please refer to the NJGSS handbook.
To declare your commitment to attend this summer’s program, please print the scholar commitment form. Check each box on this form to indicate you understand the commitments you are making and then sign and date the form.
Should you decide not to attend the program, we ask that you and your families also complete both forms and indicate your intentions accordingly.
We ask that you please print the parent commitment form Scholar Commitment Form. Check each box on this form to indicate you have read and agree to each item. Then, complete the bottom of the form including your signature, your address and your scholar’s name.
Should your scholar decide not to attend the program, we ask that you and your scholar also complete both forms and indicate your intentions accordingly.
Please send both forms to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. All forms must be received by April 10, 2017 in order to ensure your place in the program. We will email you when we receive your forms. If for any reason you are unable to return the forms by April 10, or if you should have any questions, please contact us.
Our opening events will be on Sunday, July 9, 2017. Please plan to arrive at Drew between 12:30–2:30 p.m. Enter the Drew campus at the Lancaster Road entrance and follow the Gov School signs to the check-in point where you will be receive your room assignment and materials. From there you will be directed to a parking lot near your dorm. Signs will direct you to your dorm where you will move into your room.
You and your parents are invited, and strongly urged, to attend an orientation meeting at 3 p.m. in Baldwin Gymnasium in the Simon Athletic Forum. This is an important information session, particularly for parents, so please be on time. Before the meeting, there will be a reception from 2–3 p.m. in the lobby area of Baldwin Gymnasium.
This section contains important information about the program. Please read all materials carefully.
Handbook 2017. Important dates and information about check-in, housing, campus services and policies.
Catalog 2017. Course Descriptions, General Schedule.
Parent Career Day Letter. Invitation to parents to join us at our discussion of careers in the sciences on Saturday morning, July 15, 2017.
Below you will find a Family Checklist plus 8 forms to download and complete. Please mail the checklist and the forms back to us at the following address:
NJ Governor’s School in the Sciences
36 Madison Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940
All forms must be postmarked no later than May 27, 2017. Please do not email these forms. They will not be accepted.
We will send you a confirmation email when we receive your forms.
Here are some suggestions for the kinds of things to bring with you to NJGSS. Remember that you are responsible for your own personal property.