Cygnus Society Application and Process

Please note that all applications are electronic, and all completed and uploaded applications are due no later than Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023. 

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Letters of recommendation
Applicants will need to obtain two letters of recommendation. Letters may be from members of the MU faculty/staff and/or community leaders. These should be uploaded with the application.

Essay Questions

Applicants should provide an essay for each of the following prompts (each essay is limited to 500 words):

  • Please provide a comprehensive personal statement.
  • What is your understanding of the mission of Millersville University and our EPPIIC values?
  • While at Millersville, what co-curricular activities have you been involved in and why? Please include any offices held, dates of involvement, and honors received.
  • In what ways have the academic and co-curricular activities at Millersville prepared you for your future?
  • Why do you want to be a part of the Cygnus Society?

Interviews
Applications will be reviewed and interviews will be conducted by the Cygnus Society Committee in late January/early February 2023.

Candidate Selection
After interviews are conducted, the Committee will recommend up to 12 candidates to the President.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please call the Office of Advancement at 717-871-7500 or email Cynthia.Darin@millersville.edu

 

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Cygnus Society Application Form

Cygnus Society Application Form

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  • Name Name
  • Are you a commuter or resident student
    Are you a commuter or resident student
  • Are you currently employed?
    Are you currently employed?
  • Are you presently or will be participating (Fall 2023 or Spring2023) in an internship opportunity?
    Are you presently or will be participating (Fall 2023 or Spring2023) in an internship opportunity?