To enroll in the Prerequisite Course submit the application fee, application letter, reference letter, resume, photograph and a $300 deposit.
To enroll in Phase I Auditing submit all of the following application items with a $300 deposit.
All application materials must be submitted at least two months prior to the class starting dates. All tuitions are due in full one month prior to each class (for Kauai classes tuition is due two months in advance). Early registration is encouraged.
Application Fee. USD $100 (Non-refundable)
Letter of Application. (Typewritten please) This is the heart of the application in which you communicate who you are…who you are becoming…and what major events and influences have helped shape you. Include a detailed discussion of how your Structural Integration/Rolfing sessions have affected your body, your movement and your life. Be specific. Discuss why you want to be trained in the work of Structural Integration. Include a history of your SI sessions and Practitioner(s) name(s).
Photographs. Submit one full length photo of yourself (in underwear) after your tenth session.
Resume. (Typewritten please) Using an outline form, summarize your educational and employment history; massage/bodywork training and experience: your participation in other trainings and workshops; and leisure-time pursuits. List your mailing address, telephone number(s), the date and place of your birth and your current height and weight.
Letters of Recommendation. You may obtain letters of recommendation from your Structural Integration Practitioner(s) and include them in your application or have them sent directly to the Guild office. (Please note: if you have difficulty in obtaining these letters, discuss this with the Guild staff.)
Transcripts. Please provide transcripts of your studies in human anatomy and human physiology and other courses related to preparation for Structural Integration training. If courses have been audited or taken for no credit, ask each instructor to write a letter discussing your participation in the class.
Massage Diploma/Certificate/transcript. These materials along with a letter from your instructor or other credentials need to be included in your application.
Application materials may be sent to:
The Guild for Structural Integration
Attn: Susan F. Melchior, School Director
Post Office Box 1559
Boulder, CO 80306 USA
(800) 447-0150 (Toll free in USA and CANADA)
Once your application is complete and accepted, we will send to you class announcements, housing list, enrollment agreement, GSI’s Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice (for the Basic Training). Upon enrolling in the Prerequisite Course, we will send to you class announcements, a housing list, the materials and required reading list for study.
Tuition & Fees, and Class Schedules are listed separately.