Application & Cost



The program is open to first and second-year students in the College of Arts and Sciences and Journalism and Mass Communication who are interested in communication and society, regardless of their chosen major field of study. To apply, interested students must first complete their online Housing application and should indicate “Communication and Society RAP” at Buckingham Hall as their first choice on their housing application as early as possible. Admission to the program is determined by the receipt date of the housing request and is first-come, first served.

For more information regarding the application process, please contact Josephine Kapatayes, Program Coordinator at: 303-492-1996 or email her at:








The Communication and Society RAP fee is $850 for the 2014-2015 academic year. It is a one-time, non-refundable fee that covers the cost of in-residence instruction, academic enrichment through co-curricular activities, community-building events, and guest speakers. The RAP fee is in addition to tuition, fees, room & board and will be applied to the students’ fall semester bill.