Registration Information –
SJTI: "The Student Experience"

Institute Dates: July 25-28, 2017

If you have questions about SJTI: The Student Experience, please send an email to

Application Deadline:

  April 15, 2017

Coach Recommendation Deadline:

  April 15, 2017


  Acceptance notification will be made on a rolling basis, and no later than May 15, 2017

Attendance Confirmation Due:

  May 22, 2017

Payment Due:


June 1, 2017


Questions? Please contact:

  Precious Porras

Applying to SJTI "The Student Experience": Eight easy steps

1. Find an administrator or faculty member who is willing to serve as your “SJTI Coach”. Please note: This person must be a staff or faculty member on your campus.

2. Begin investigating possible sources of funding for your registration and travel costs.

3. Go online and complete the SJTI Application. No money is needed at this point.
Deadline: April 15, 2017

4. Have your “SJTI Coach” go online and complete the recommendation form.
Deadline: April 15, 2017

5. Wait patiently until the host committee makes decisions on participants.
Decisions made: May 15, 2017

6. If you are selected, finalize your funding and send registration payment.
Attendance Confirmation Due: May 22, 2017, Payment Due: June 1, 2017

7. Finalize your travel plans to Lawrence, KS.

8. Attend SJTI with enthusiasm, excitement and a sense of wonder!

Time and Place

Student SJTI will begin at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, and will end at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 28, 2017. It will be held at University of Kansas, in Lawrence, KS.

Lodging and Meals

Participants will be staying and dining on campus.

Getting to Lawrence, KS

It’s easy! Just check out our Travel Information page.


There is no cost to apply to S-SJTI. We trust that you will be timely in letting us know upon selection if you are unable to attend. Please note that we have a waitlist and, thus, need to know your attendance plans as soon as possible. Confirmation of attendance is due by May 22, 2017.

Payment occurs after you are notified that you have been accepted as a participant. Cost of registration is $495.00 per person. This cost includes your housing, food, and institute expenses. This cost does not cover your travel or transportation costs. The payment deadline is June 1, 2017.

The Employee Identification Number for S-SJTI is: 20-8019329. Your institution might need this number for tax purposes.

We will post instructions about how to pay by check or credit card to this site following your notification of acceptance to S-SJTI.

All payments are non-refundable.