How to Register for First Ascent

Students are chosen for their potential to become leaders and successful students.

  • You must be in the 9th or 10th grade at the time of application.
  • Be enrolled in a school within the Colorado Mountain College District or have participated in any the Reach Your Peak Summer Camps.

Click on the following link to register to the First Ascent Program as a camp participant:

Registration Form

Application Deadline: Friday, May 29, 2015.


Get Involved

Become a First Ascent Student Counselor

Student Counselors at First Ascent are an integral part of the program’s success. Using the leadership skills they have learned as past participants, Student Counselors become mentors and effectively help staff in the delivery of the program. The opportunity to become a Student Counselor may lead to future employment opportunities at First Ascent and beyond.

Only students who have already graduated from the First Ascent Program may apply to become student counselors.

Click on the following link to apply to the First Ascent Program as a Student Counselor:

Student Counselor Application Form

 Student Counselor Applications are due April 30, 2015.

For more information regarding First Ascent, please contact:

Yesenia Arreola

Paul Edwards


Anahi Araiza