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To begin your exciting cultural adventure and to make a special friend from across the world, or to find out more about exchange opportunities for your teenager, request World Heritage Information by one of the following ways:

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World Heritage Head Office
277 Lower Cliff Drive
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
USA
Tel: (949) 342-1777
Fax: (949) 419-1190
Toll Free: (800) 888-9040
info@world-heritage.org

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Family Name*
Given Name(s)*
Home Address (Street)*
City*
State*
Zip*
Home Phone*
Cell Phone
Best time to call
How did you hear about us?
Country interested in
Departure month

Desired Student Profile

NationalityFirst Choice
Second Choice
Third Choice
Gender
Age
Interests
Please feel free to add interests or expand on any of the preferences listed (if sports, which sports? If music, which kind of music? etc.)

I would like to Apply for:

Preliminary Application

If you are interested in becoming an ASSE/World Heritage High School Exchange Student, please complete and submit this Preliminary Application form electronically using a credit card OR you may mail a check or money order for the Preliminary Application Fee (Exclusive of Program Fee) of $300 to ASSE/World Heritage. This Preliminary Application Fee is non-refundable.

Early Application Discount (High School Year Program)

If you submit your Preliminary Application and Fee, completed Application Packet and Full Program Fee by:

  • 15 January: Programs starting July / August / September
  • 15 May: Programs starting January / February / March / May

You will receive a 10% reduction in the Program Fee (excluding the Preliminary Application Fee) for applying early.

World Heritage Representative (if any):

Family Name
Given Name(s)
Home Address (Street)
City
State
Zip
Home Phone
Cell Phone
Best time to call
How did you hear about us?

Spouse's Name (If any)
Children's Names (If any)
Ages
Sex
Live at Home?
Name of Nearest Public High School
World Heritage Area Representative (if any):

Birthdate
Height
Weight
Eye Color

Family (Please list all members of your family)

Do you have any health problems or disabilities to be considered? If YES, please explain.

Do you have a preference of countries? If YES, please indicate 3 preferences.

Name of High School
Name of teacher/counselor (if any) who told you about World Heritage
Address (Street)
City
State
Zip

Current High School Year
Grade Average
Do you smoke?
Have you studied a foreign language? IF YES, which language(s) and for how many years each?

What are your favorite high school subjects?
Are you active in sports? If YES, which sports?
Which (if any) foreign countries have you visited?

Are you religiously active?

What are your favorite hobbies, interests, etc.?
In a few words, why do you wish to become an ASSE/World Heritage Exchange Student?
What do you feel you would gain by becoming an exchange student abroad?
How did you first learn about the World Heritage Exchange Program?

Can you obtain letters of reference from teachers who know you, your high school principal and people in your community?
Financial Need Scholarships (School Year Program only): A limited number of scholarships are available to students demonstrating academic excellence. Are you interested in applying for a scholarship?

Pre-Application Fee $300
 

All candidates for acceptance in the ASSE/World Heritage Exchange Program must complete the Preliminary Application form in full and mail in a $300 payment for processing. This Preliminary Application Fee is non-refundable. Consideration for acceptance and country of preference will be based upon your qualifications and the date of receipt of the preliminary application.

Please send your check or money order to:

World Heritage Head Office
277 Lower Cliff Drive
Laguna Beach, CA 92651


Desired Student Profile

NationalityFirst Choice
Second Choice
Third Choice
Gender
Age
Interests
Please feel free to add interests or expand on any of the preferences listed (if sports, which sports? If music, which kind of music? etc.)