Residential Communities

Apply to join a Residential Community

Our 2024-45 Application is available now for high school seniors to apply!


Applications for fall enrollment at a Residential Community are accepted from September through January each year (specific dates vary year to year). Applicants must submit a letter describing why they want to be a part of the WinShape College Program, a resume providing leadership experience and service hours, and three references.

Scholarships are only offered at Berry College. All costs associated with training & events are completely covered by WinShape College Program.

Current college freshman at NC State & UCF are still able to apply using our 2023-24 application.

Ready to Apply?

The deadline to apply for Fall ’24-Spring ’25 are below.

  • Berry College: January 15, 2024
  • Belmont University: May 1, 2024
  • NC State University: May 1, 2024
  • University of Central Florida: May 1, 2024

Reminder: Applications for the 2023-24 (current) year are still being accepted at NC State University & University of Central Florida. Current freshman are encouraged to apply by December 31, 2023. To begin the application, click here.

Contact us with any questions as you begin the application process.