Admissions

LEVEL 1

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

Prior participation in a Tamalpa workshop presented by Tamalpa UK
Higher Education Certification, A Level, BTECH or Degree 
English proficiency **
A completed online Application Form and supporting application documents
The £175 application fee is required before application can be processed. 

If you want to pay the application fee by a bacs payment please contact the Tamalpa UK office here. Note that PayPal payments will include a 4% service charge.

DEADLINES

WEEKEND FORMAT
April 7, 2022 – March 12, 2023
Full tuition fee £4650

Scholarship/work study Application Deadline:
November 15, 2021
(with £175 non-refundable application fee)

Level 1 Application Deadline:
December 14, 2021
(with £175 non-refundable application fee)

Enrolment Deposit & Tuition Deadline (Upon Successful Acceptance of Application):
Early bird round 1 – July 30, 2021 pay £825 deposit and receive £500 discount off the full tuition, pay £4150.
Early bird round 2 – December 3, 2021 pay £825 deposit and receive £300 discount off the full tuition, pay £4350.
(£825 deposit, £175 is non-refundable)

Tuition Balance Deadline:
February 11, 2022
Payment Plans available upon request
A 4% Service Fee is included in all PayPal transactions.

 

Application and Registration Procedure: Level 1 Trainings only.  (*For public workshops please complete registration on event listing)

Please prepare the following items for your application:

1) A completed Level 1 Online Application Form, including a physical & mental health questionnaire – Apply Here

Please email the following supporting documents to the Tamalpa UK office to complete your application process: 

2) An autobiographical essay – maximum of 4 typewritten pages.

Handwritten essays will not be accepted.  Please address the following items in your essay:

  1. Write a brief autobiography describing your background, interests and any relevant highlights of your life.
  2. Describe your current personal and professional goals.
  3. How do you want to apply the training in the Tamalpa Life/Art Process to your personal and professional life?
  4. What specific life issues or themes are you currently working with that you would like to explore within the context of the training? What professional support if any are you getting at the moment with these themes?
  5. What do you imagine your strengths and challenges to be in a group learning environment?
  6. How did you hear about Tamalpa UK?

3) Two letters of recommendation.

Please send signed copies of the letters or have your references email their letters directly to us at info@tamalpa-uk.org. Handwritten letters will not be accepted. Letters of recommendation must be from teachers, therapists, employers, or other professional relationships only. Letters from friends or family members will not be accepted.

4) A full-length picture of yourself.

Before emailing your application supporting documents to Tamalpa UK and processing your non-refundable application fee, please read our Deposit, Cancellation and Refund Policies.

Your application will be reviewed and we will respond within two weeks of the receipt of your complete application packet and application fee. If your application is approved you will receive a letter of acceptance followed by other logistical information.

Note to applicants 
it is required that you read Daria Halprin’s book, The Expressive Body in Life, Art and Therapy, prior to the Level 1 training programme. We strongly recommend that this book and/or a Tamalpa Experience workshop is completed before attending the programme.

Please make and keep copies of ALL records that you email, mail, or hand-deliver to Tamalpa UK, including letters of recommendation. With regards to letters of recommendation, we suggest that you request an additional copy for your own records. Tamalpa UK is not responsible for keeping your records.

Payment Plans available upon request – Please Note: A 4% Service Fee is included in all PayPal transactions.

LEVEL 2

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

Successful completion of the Tamalpa Level 1 Training Programme
Application Form

DEADLINES
HYBRID FORMAT:
February 11 2022 – March 3, 2023

ONLINE FORMAT:
January 28 2022 – March 3, 20233

Level 2 Application Deadline:
November 15, 2021

Tuition Deposit Deadline Upon Acceptance:
November 15, 2021
($500 deposit due; $250 is non-refundable)

$5600 Hybrid Tuition balance and $100 TAAS fee deadline December 31, 2021

$5600 Online Tuition balance and $100 TAAS fee deadline December 31, 2021

Payment Plans available upon request – Please Note: A 4% Service Fee is included in all PayPal transactions.

LEVEL 3

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

Graduate of Tamalpa Institute’s Level 1 and Level 2 Training Programme
A completed Application Form
$150 application fee.

Application Form

DEADLINES:
Applications are accepted throughout the year.  Please allow 4-6 weeks for your application to be processed.
Tuition Balance Due within 30 days of acceptance into the program.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
*NOTE* Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all training programs are taking place online until further notice. International students who enrol in our online training programmes do not need to apply for a student visa.

ENGLISH PROFICIENCY**
Students must be proficient in the English language to attend Tamalpa Training Programmes at Tamalpa UK and the Tamalpa Institute.  Tamalpa UK does not provide translation services or instruction in English as a Second Language (ESL). Class instruction will be in English. Students who do not have English as their primary language, should take a test, such as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), and must provide a minimum score of 79 (internet-based test) or 500 (written test).

Or students can take the IELTS test, providing a minimum score of 6.5. English proficiency is required and is also assessed through the application materials received, as well as during an interview with the Programme Coordinator. If you have any questions regarding verification of English proficiency, please e-mail our Programme Coordinator.

Payment Plans available upon request – Please Note: A 4% Service Fee is included in all PayPal transactions.

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