Adelphi University - Pre-College Program
Adelphi invites current high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to get a head start on college through Adelphi's Summer Pre-College Program. Students will experience Adelphi's personalized approach to learning across a variety of programs running from July 19th through August 1st.
Banson NYC - Summer Opportunities
Banson NYC offers opportunities in the summer for interested students: Fashion Summer Camps (June 21st-27th and July 12th-18th); International Federation of Home Economists Pre-Congress Tour (July 25th - August 1st). Information and registration can be found on their website.
Boston University - Summer Opportunities
Academy of Media Production
BU's Academy of Media Production is accepting applications for their 2020 Summer Program running from July 6th to 31st. Creative high school students develop their cinematic and journalistic storytelling skills producing films, videos, multi-camera productions and more. Program information and materials can be found on their website.
Deadline: March 31st
Students interested in the field of journalism or who enjoy writing can explore the Boston University Summer Journalism Institute. Two-week sessions begin on June 22, July 6, and July 20. If students are accepted to the program and pay the registration fee by April 30, 2020, they will receive a special discount of $500 off the tuition by using this discount code: BUSUMMER20.
Brandeis University - Precollege Programs
For students entering the 10th, 11th or 12th grade, Brandeis Precollege will engage in the rigors of academics at a world-class university, explore the opportunities and challenges of living on a college campus, and join a vibrant community of people interested and engaged in some of the most pressing issues of our time. Program offerrings and details can be found on their website.
Priority Deadline: Feb. 1st, 2020
Final Deadline: June 1st, 2020
Computer Science Online - Computer Science Resources for Minorities
The Computer Science Online guide focuses on helping minority students on why they should consider getting into the field, exploring different computer science programs and colleges, and what to look for in a computer science degree. You can check out the guide via this link.
Cooper Union - Summer Art Intensive
Passionate about art? The Cooper Union Summer Art Intensive is open to high school students between the ages of 15 and 18. Portfolios are not required for open enrollment.
Deadline: April 30, 2020
Cornell University - High School Summer Engineering Academies
The CURIE and CATALYST Academies are one-week summer residential programs for high school students who excel in math and science, enjoy solving problems, and want to learn more about careers in engineering. The target population for the CURIE Academy is rising junior and senior women students of all backgrounds; while the target population for the CATALYST Academy are rising junior and senior male and female students from backgrounds (African American, Native American/Alaska Native, Latino/a and Pacific Islander, and/or first generation college students) severely underrepresented in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines.
Drexel University - Summer Institutes
Drexel offers high school students a range of academic programs during the summer to explore what life in college is all about. Offering both residential and day options, your students can take advantage of Drexel faculty-led workshops, labs, and facilities. Read more about the Summer Institutes at Drexel University, including a complete list of programs, dates, and application instructions.
Duke University - Summer Session
Duke offers three summer programs for interested students: Summer College (students currently in grades 10-12); Summer Academy (students currently in grades 9-12); and Accelerated STEM Academy (students currently in grades 9-12. Information on all summer programs at Duke can be accessed via their webpage.
Early Admissions Deadline: March 3, 2020
Final Admissions Deadline: April 15, 2020
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Summer Programs
FDU’s Pre-College Program for grades 10-12 exposes students to exciting academic and professional topics such as artificial intelligence and robotics, cyber security, finance, and the health sciences, among many others. Their Junior Pre-College Program for grades 7-9 covers diverse fields including engineering, lab chemistry, fashion design and creative writing. Both programs are offered on the Metropolitan Campus in Teaneck and Florham Campus in Madison in two sessions: July 6 to July 16 and July 20 to July 30. Classes are held Monday through Thursday in the morning and afternoon.
Gettysburg College - Summer Programs
Gettysburg College offers several opportunities for high school juniors and sophomores to attend academic camps over the summer months. Information on each of the following programs is available via their website: 3D Object Modeling and Printing Camp, Build a Bot and Code It Too, Camp Psych, Civil War Era Studies Camp, Young Writers' Workshop, and Civil War Institute Summer Conference.
Landmark College - Summer Programs
Landmark College has pioneered innovative academic strategies and techniques for students with learning differences such as dyslexia, ADHD, executive function challenges, and autism. They invite any high school or college student who dreams of being a more confident and better prepared learner to explore their summer programs. Choose from locations at their own campus in Putney, Vermont and at the campuses of the University of California–Berkeley and Johnson & Wales University Denver.
Lebanon Valley College - Summer Programs
An actuary is a business professional who uses mathematical and
financial tools to help identify and manage risk; a career choice for students who are strong mathematically but who are not necessarily interested in teaching. It's also great for students who like business and have good math aptitude. Additional information is on their website.
Health and Biomedical Sciences
The Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Camp provides a window into the scientific basis of human health in which students will develop a deeper understanding of what it means to be a biomedical scientist and health professional.
Lehigh University - Summer Academy
Lehigh University Summer Academy is a three-week pre-college residential program for rising 6th -11th grade students. Through one of two summer sessions, accepted students are offered innovative, thought-provoking and enriching course work, combined with learning that extends beyond the traditional classroom. Service-learning projects, leadership development, field trips and social events will also be an integral part of the program. Rolling admissions until space is filled.
LIM College - Fashion Labs
Summer Fashion Lab is a comprehensive pre-college program. With week-long credit and non-credit courses, participants study fashion at the college level, experience New York City, and get a taste of life at LIM. A limited number of scholarships are available.
Saturday Fashion Lab is a series of workshops held on Saturdays in the spring. Participants are introduced to various areas of the fashion business, including buying, styling, marketing, merchandising, and product development.
Miami University - Summer Scholars Program
Miami's Summer Scholars Program provides an early college experience for academically talented, rising high school juniors and seniors. Students join an engaged community of learners for an intensive, two-week program on Miami’s campus and explore a topic of their choice alongside our leading faculty and professional experts. Participants who later choose to apply to Miami will also receive an admission application fee waiver and priority consideration for Miami merit scholarships and honors programs.
Deadline: May 1, 2020
Montclair State University
Early College Program
Montclair State University is offering academically ambitious high school students an opportunity to complement high school study with Montclair State University coursework with the Spring 2020 Early College Program . Through this pre-college program, rising juniors and seniors earn transferable college credits, experience the rigors and expectations of college-level classes, learn alongside Montclair State University students and engage in courses taught by University professors on campus or online. Rolling admissions up to one week prior to each session, space permitting.
New York University - School of Professional Studies
The NYU School of Professional Studies High School Academy Career Edge program offers high school students a unique opportunity to explore possible career options. Rising high school sophomores, juniors or seniors who are beginning to think about college and their professional path, can benefit from these intensive, one-week study options that allow them to "try on" careers.
Norwich University - Summer Architecture Design Academy
The Architecture + Art Summer Design Academy is a week-long (July 12th - 18th) summer program for high school students that offers: sketching/drafting, model building, seminars/guest lecturers, hands on workshops, and field trips.
Deadline: April 1, 2020
Rider University - Pre-College Programs
Students may participate in specialized programs including entrepreneurship, political news reporting, game design, sports media, filmmaking, theatre design, musical theatre, acting, dance, voice, music and more. For further program information, visit their website.
Summer Business Camp
At the RU Summer Business Camp, high school students learn the many facets of business in a fun and collegial environment. For the Summer of 2020, there will be two sessions running: July 5th-11th or July 19th-25th.
The Rutgers Center for Continuing Studies runs several opportunities for students throughout the summer including Pre-College Test Prep, Summer Scholars, and Pre-College Academies.
Saint Joseph HS (Metuchen) - Summer Institute
The Summer Institute at St. Joe's offers 60 hour enrichment/preview classes and includes SAT/ACT preparation courses. Program and registration information can be found on their website.
Smith College - Summer Pre-college Program
The Summer Pre-college Programs at Smith College offer opportunities for high school-aged women who wish to pursue their academic interests in the classroom and beyond. Areas offered include: Science/Engineering, Creative Writing, Women and Gender, Sustainability, and College Admissions Workshop. For further information and details, please visit the program's website.
Early Admissions Deadline: March 1st
Financial Aid Deadline: March 20th
Final Deadline: June 1st
Stanford University - Pre-Collegiate Summer Programs
Stanford Pre-Collegiate offers academic enrichment programs across a wide variety of disciplines—including arts, business, computer science, humanities, math, science, and more—allowing students to investigate advanced topics beyond the typical high school curriculum. Programs and course details can be found on their website.
Summer Discovery - Summer Programs
Summer Discovery High School and Middle School course registration is now open. Interested students to apply and enroll today to ensure a spot in their desired course(s). With more than 300 options including world-class STEM, Business, Law, and Arts courses, middle school and high school students will explore academic programs this summer while experiencing life on a college campus.
Susquehanna University - Summer Pre-College Program
Susquehanna University offers high school students a unique opportunity to spend a week living on campus with other students who share their passion Their pre-college programs include music, entrepreneurship and writing — among many others.
University of Alabama - Summer Programs
The University of Alabama offers several types of summer experiences for the interested student from middle school to high school age. Program descriptions and further information are available on their website.
University of Delaware - Summer College Program
Edge summer college program is a five-week, credit-bearing college experience held July 12th - Aug. 15th. Edge is designed for high school students moving into their junior and senior years. Students in Edge will have the opportunity to attend college courses taught by University of Delaware faculty, participate in on- and off-campus curricular and co-curricular activities, and live in a UD residence hall.
Deadline: April 1st
University of Pennsylvania - Summer Programs
Penn Summer High School Programs (Penn Summer Prep, Penn Summer Academies, Pre-College Program) welcome bright and ambitious high school students who want to experience campus life, pursue challenging academic studies with leading faculty, and stand out on college applications. Information on all summer programs at U Penn is available on their website.
Deadline: May 1, 2020
University of Virginia - Summer Institute
The Cornerstone Summer Institute is a week-long summer camp at the University of Virginia where high school students learn about slavery and its legacies by exploring the University, Charlottesville, and area landmarks. The camp provides rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors with the opportunity to engage in historical investigation, archaeological excavation, and community engagement. For 2020, CSI will run from June 20 to 26th. Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
Deadline: April 1, 2020
Virginia Tech - Black College Institute 2020
Virginia Tech invites talented, high-achieving and intellectually curious rising high school juniors and rising seniors to apply to participate in a summer, residential, academic leadership program at the Virginia Tech main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia. Black College Institute (for rising seniors) will offer five-day sessions twice during the summer of 2020: June 14 -June 19 and June 21- June 26. Black College Institute (for rising juniors) will offer a three-day session for the summer of 2020: June 28 - July 1.
Deadline: April 1st