Thursday March 06, 2014
Class of 2018 Frosh Trip 2014 Application
Since its inception in 1974 over 18,711 incoming Princeton students have participated in the OA Frosh Trip program.
Applications will be available late May 2014.
- Please read the Information Letter (HTML) and the Frosh Trip Brochure (HTML) carefully before submitting your application. (View Adobe Acrobat versions of the letter and brochure)
- Apply Online: In order to apply online you will need to have your Princeton University NetID and your new University password. Which will be mailed to you at the end of May in a letter from the Office of Information Technology (OIT). If you have trouble activating your account or logging in contact the OIT Help Desk (609-258-HELP). You need to have logged in and changed your temporary password before you can login to submit your Frosh Trip application.
- Apply by Mail: If you have not received your NetID you can print a copy of the Printable Application (PDF) & Health History Form (PDF) and mail them in. Your postmark date will count as your application date.
- Application Deadline is June 30. All applications are treated on a first-come, first-served basis. We use your Web application date or the postmark date for mailed-in applications. The program often fills before the June 30 deadline.
Before you Start your Online Application
If are unable to login to the OA Web site and you have been recently admitted, your profile may not be in our database yet. Please contact the OA Office at 609-258-6230.
- Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome (we do not recommend Safari)
- All of your information submitted online is sent in encrypted form to our secure server.
- If you cannot submit the online form, you can download and print the PDF versions of the Application Form (Part A - PDF) and the Medical History Form (Part B - PDF) and mail them in.
Information to Gather Before you Begin
You'll need to gather some information before you start to submit your application so please make sure to have all the following pieces of information prepared before you start. You can print this page so you have the list of information you will need
- You will need a parent or guardian to sign the Web application form as you submit it
- Home Address
- Summer Address (if you will be at a different address in July and the dates you will be at that address)
- Waist Size
- Shoe Size
- T-shirt Size
- Medical Insurance Provider, Group Number & Policy Number - if your primary insurance is through Princeton University enter 'Princeton University Health Plan'
- Family Physician & phone number
- Height (inches)
- Weight (pounds)
- Waist size (inches)
- Length of your spine (from belt to top of shoulders in inches)
- Date of your Last Medical Exam
- Date of your last Tetanus Immunization
- Information about your current physical condition and any exercise you do
- Current health conditions
- Any Allergies and medications you take for your allergies
- Any other medications you take and for what conditions (non-allergy)
- Any Dietary restrictions or food allergies
- In order to participate, your signature, and the signature of a parent or guardian is required so both of you will need to enter information to submit the form online.
Below is a screenshot of the Office of Information Technology Login screen you'll be taken to in order to log in to submit your application.
- Make sure you have all the information you need to complete your application before you start your application (see above).
- You must have logged in to your University Account at least once and changed your temporary password.
- Enter your University NetID and Password to log in.
- Once you have submitted your application, you can return at any time to edit/update it.
- As long as you enter an email address, you will receive a confirmation email that your application has been submitted. Make sure your email address is entered correctly. If you do not recieve and email confirmation, pleae contact the Outdoor Action office at the number listed below.
- If you cannot Log In contact the OIT Help Desk
- If you encounter an error while submitting your application email (oa at princeton.edu) and explain the problem you were having.
Note: The Outdoor Action Frosh Trip Program is only open to students in the Class of 2018 at Princeton University.
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Princeton, NJ 08540