Teacher Recommendation Form

Please complete the following recommendation form for the candidacy of your student. Know that we keep these records confidential. In an effort to evaluate our applicants fairly, we ask that all teachers follow this recommendation format. If your school requires that all student recommendations be approved internally, you may download the form here.

Student Information

HMI Semester (for 11th & 12th graders)HMI Summer Term (for rising 10th, 11th, & 12th graders)HMI Gap (for 18 - 22 year olds)High Peaks Adventure Summer Program (for rising 8th & 9th graders)

Recommendation Writers:

Note: Students do not need any prior camping experience to participate in High Mountain Institute programs, but should

expect to carry all of their equipment in backpacks, camp outdoors, and experience a wide range of weather conditions. We are seeking

curious, motivated, and energetic students who are ready to work hard and try new things.

Please respond to the following questions.


Thank you for taking the time to complete this form.

Applications for the HMI Semester and Summer Term are due by February 15.

Applications for HMI Gap and High Peaks Adventure are accepted on a rolling basis. Please feel free to contact

the HMI Admissions Office at 719-486-8200, x1 or admissions@hminet.org with

questions or comments.