The answer is best explained in the sequence of events:
The applicant learns enough about the program to be interested in applying.
At utahboysstate.org click on the register tab and you will be redirected to the Weber State University registration portal.
Begin the process of applying; once you complete the entry level information, name and email addresses and continue, you will be sent an automatic email with information about what you’ll need to complete the registration. Note, you can leave and reenter your application any time until you decide/select print at which time you’ll no longer have access to open your registration again. If you find a critical error in your printed application, follow the FAQ guidance provided on this website.
Once you’ve completed all the fields on the application you will be prompted to print it out.
Once printed get your parents/legal guardian(s) to sign the application in all the applicable places, attach copies of your health insurance cards.
Meet with your high school counselor for an interview, verification of GPA and ACT scores. Can’t get interview, follow the FAQ guidance provided on this website.
Arrange an interview with your local American Legion Post representative for an interview. The legion representative will check to ensure your application is complete. The representative will either collect your application along with your share of the $325.00 attendance fee, or will return the application to you for mailing to American Legion Utah Boys State, PO Box 187, Kaysville, UT 84037-0187. Don’t forget to include funding. If you can’t get an interview or cannot find an American Legion Post in your area, follow the FAQ guidance provided on this website.
Once your application and the $400.00 funding is received at the above address and is confirmed complete, you will receive an email welcoming you to Boys State as well as important information that you’ll need to consider as you prepare for a once in a lifetime experience.