Campus of Change

Ending Homelessness in the Fox Valley

How to Apply

  1. Complete the application below to submit online.  COTS is accepting applications online only at this time.
  2. A staff member will contact you to schedule an interview to determine if COTS is an appropriate program for you if you meet the minimum requirements (as indicated on the application). In addition to gathering personal information, we will conduct reference and criminal background checks.
  3. Intakes are done on a continuous basis regardless of availability. Accepted applicants are then placed on a waiting list.
  4. Program fees (see below) and a $100 security deposit are required upon admission.
Program Monthly Fee
Men’s Program $285.00
Women’s Program $285.00
Young Adult Program $285.00
Veteran’s Program $285.00


Interested In:
Do you receive:
Please check the items that apply to you:
Do you require special accomodations?
If yes, are you able to take care of yourself?
Does someone help care for you (Clarity Care, etc.)?
Have you stayed at COTS before?
Are you a veteran?
Are you on probation/parole?
Do you have any special conditions of probation/parole?
Do you have any pending court cases or warrants?
Are you under a civil commitment (mental health, etc.)?

Please answer the following questions to further the interview:

List three references (previous landlord, counselor, probation officer, employer, etc.)

By signing, I verify the above information is accurate to the best of my knowledge, and I request to be considered for the COTS, Inc. program. I give permission for COTS, Inc. representatives to obtain and/or release information to/from the references listed above regarding my application to COTS, Inc.

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