Senior Retention Exercise

Senior Retention Exercise for AY2019/AY2020

The information on this page is for CAPT students in their second/third year who would like to apply for senior retention in the College for one or both semesters of their third/fourth year.

To be considered for retention, you are required to complete a personal development portfolio documenting your participation and leadership in the life of the College and in its living and learning programme.

Application WindowEligibilityApplication Procedure
7 January 2019 to 1 February 2019, 11.59pm1. Current CAPT seniors who wish to continue to stay in CAPT for AY19/20 Sem 1 and/or Sem 2. Students going on SEP may apply for one semester, please indicate your SEP plan in the application form.

2. If you have been granted under ‘Stop-the-Clock’ to return to CAPT for one semester (Semester 1) during Year 3 and wish to stay for Semester 2, you are advised to apply in this window to extend your residency.

Application must be made through the online portal by 1 February 2019, 11.59pm

Late submissions or application in other formats will not be accepted
Please note:
One of the distinctive features of the UTown Residential Colleges is the opportunity for a deeper and broader academic experience. Members of the College who are offered a place in this exercise should continue to participate in structured academic activity during their year of residence. This may take the form of a credit-bearing module (Capstone experience, ISM, UROP, seminar module), or other Living and Learning activities such as reading groups, or an individual / group academic project approved by the College.
7 January 2019 (Monday)Start of Application Window
1 February 2019 (Friday), 11.59pmEnd of Application Window
Early March 2019Results Notification (via applicants’ NUS email) and Acceptance of Offer*
Mid March 2019Start of Appeal window
End March 2019End of Appeal window

Please follow the steps below to apply for Senior Retention:

Step 1: Download the Application Format as a reference for preparation of your online application in step 2.

Step 2: Apply through via this portal from 7 January 2019 (Monday) to 1 February 2019 (Friday), 11:59 pm. Do apply early and refrain from submitting your application at the last minute. Hard copies, late submissions, or submissions via e-mail will NOT be accepted.

If you have any further enquiries, please contact: