Davidson Self-Instructional Languages

Application Form

Your Name :  

Your Class :  

Your Major :  

Name of your academic advisor :  
Please note that a copy of your application will be forwarded to your advisor.

Name of Davidson language instructor who will be providing a recommendation :  
SIL course desired :  

Your phone number :  

Your Davidson email address :  

Your previous language experience :
(Please include all language courses taken at Davidson and elsewhere and state how you satisfied the College language requirement.) :



A brief personal statement presenting your motivation for studying a less commonly-taught language. How does this SIL course fit into your academic program? What do you hope to achieve? How does the course relate to your long-term goals? Why do you believe that a self-instructional language course is a good match for you?



* If you have selected "Other Language " for your course choice, please explain your request in your personal statement.


A minimum overall GPA of 2.5 is required in order to begin this course. In submitting my application, I hereby certify that I meet this requirement.  

I understand that due to the distinctive nature of the SIL program, I will be charged a $105 fee for each course taken in the program. I further understand that if I receive a place and then drop the course beyond the third day of regular drop/add, the College reserves the right to charge me the $105.