Enrollment in Summiters is limited to 12. Early application is recommended. No application will be considered final until the $300 deposit is received.
Application fee is $25. This fee is non-refundable, but counts toward the $3800 program fee. A $200 early-payment discount will be applicable if payment in full is made within 2 months of application.
Applications will be processed within three days. Upon notification of acceptance, a $300 deposit must be placed within one month. The deposit is non-refundable, but also counts toward the program fee.
Upon acceptance, applicants will be asked to furnish
a simple statement from their doctor certifying that their is no medical impediment to participation in the program
a signed waiver indicating their understanding of the hazards inherent in such a program and their assumption of those risks
Prior to departure, all applicants will be required to furnish a copy of their comprehensive insurance policy, including medical, theft, evacuation, and cancellation coverage.
Applicants who elect the "Just-Do-It" option, in which all academic components are waived, need not supply the academic and professional information requested below.
Summiters Application Fee
The application fee for Summiters: Rolwaling Mountaineering School is $25. It will be refunded if for any reason the application is rejected. If the application is accepted, the $25 will count toward the $3800 total ($3600, if early payment conditions are met).