Summer Opportunities

Learning doesn't have to stop when the school year is over, check out the list below to find many summer enrichment opportunities for High School Students! Click on the links to get more information on individual programs!



Adelphi University Pre- College Program Adelphi University’s Summer Pre-College program is an exciting way to gain an unforgettable college experience as a high school student! Open to students entering either their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year of high school, Adelphi’s Pre-College experience brings together students from all over the world to live, learn and explore all that our University has to offer. Here, students will attend a college-level class each day, live in our new, air-conditioned residence halls, and eat in our fantastic dining hall! Adelphi’s beautiful and safe Garden City campus is just minutes from renowned beaches and parks, and just 23 miles from New York City, the world’s premiere city for art, culture, and entertainment.

University of Alabama Early College If you're in high school, you don't have to wait to get your college career started. Through The University of Alabama Early College program you can take college courses online or on campus while still in high school. Thousands of high school students have gotten a big jump on college through UA Early College.

University at Albany: Historic Albany Summer Archaeology Field School We will be investigating three sites in downtown Albany, dating to the early 1800's, two of which are highly significant to the history of the underground railroad in our city. The sites include the Ten Broeck mansion (where we will search for servants' quarters and other key activity areas), and the homes of Stephen and Harriett Myers and Thomas Elkins, all key figures in Albany's underground railroad. The properties are owned by active and reputable historical societies; and this collaboration will very much involve the community, including formal co-scheduling with the youth group, the "young abolitionists" and the Ten Broeck Mansion's youth archaeology camp. It is also an interdisciplinary undertaking, especially for history and archaeology, but also related social science and humanist fields.This is open to students entering the 11th and 12th grade, contact if you are interested!

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Student Leadership Academy The ALSF Student Leadership Academy is open to rising high school juniors and seniors and will take place at Villanova University. The program, lodging, and meals are provided FREE of charge to accepted students. However, students must arrange their own transportation to Philadelphia.

Alfred University Alfred University welcomes high school students to campus each summer to take part in the programs listed below. This is an opportunity for students to learn more about their fields of interest, to sample life on a college campus, and to meet other students with similar interests and academic ability.

American Society for Engineering Education: The Science & Engineering Apprenticeship Program The Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP) provides an opportunity for students to participate in research at a Department of Navy (DoN) laboratory during the summer. The goals of SEAP are to encourage participating students to pursue science and engineering careers, to further their education via mentoring by laboratory personnel and their participation in research, and to make them aware of DoN research and technology efforts, which can lead to employment within the DoN.

Assumption College Foundations Pre- College Program


Each summer, high school students from across New England and around the country join Assumption College professors for a competitive pre-college program that introduces rising high school seniors to undergraduate studies in the liberal arts.  Living on Assumption College’s 185 acre campus for the week, participating students gain firsthand experience of studying the humanities in a college setting.  Our Pre-College Program gives high school students the opportunity to study great works of philosophy, literature, art, political science, and theology with nationally known faculty—as they simultaneously meet new friends and experience what collegiate academic and social life is like.



Barnard High School Pre College Programs Students from around the globe come to New York City to pursue their passions in a rigorous, academic setting. With six distinct programs to choose from, ranging from entrepreneurship to dance, you have the unique opportunity to explore an area of interest on a deeper level through both in-class discussions and city exploration. As part of the learning experience at Barnard, you will get a taste of both college life and the Big Apple!

Baruch Leadership Academy The Baruch Leadership Academy strives to bring talented students from around the globe together in New York City for intellectually stimulating and culturally enriching academic exploration. Academy pre-professional programs allow students to explore new realms of academia, engross themselves in college planning and standardized test preparation, and better plan for success in their future endeavors. At the Baruch College campus, Academy students experience college life while they prepare to shine in the college admissions process, excel at the university level, and embark on successful, focused career paths.

Bay Path Summer School Bay Path offers an opportunity for women from area high schools, community colleges, currently enrolled Bay Path students, and community members of any age to pursue their educational goals throughout the summer.

Beacon College Summer for Success For college-bound rising juniors and seniors with LD/ADHD should apply for our unique 3-week Summer for Success immersion program. This incredible experience prepares students for the transition to college with personalized, strategic coursework as well as off-campus activities, while living on our campus in Leesburg, FL with other students who learn differently. Students participate in two core classes designed to develop the skills needed for college success, as well as their choice of elective. We are excited to offer a variety of hands-on, goal-oriented courses for students to explore their personal interests:

Bezos Scholars Program The Bezos Scholars Program @ the Aspen Institute is a year-long leadership development program for public high school juniors and educators. It begins with a scholarship to attend the Aspen Ideas Festival and continues through the following school year when Bezos Scholar teams return home to launch sustainable, Local Ideas Festivals that transform their schools and communities.

Blueprint Signature Summer Programs Personal, innovative and fun pre-college summer programs that help you get ready for college – today. You’ll be going to college soon. For real. And with that comes independence, new opportunities and a whole lot of changes. From admissions to roommates, the Blueprint experience will help you handle it all.

Boston College Experience For over 20 years, Boston College has been providing talented high school students the opportunity to live and learn on the Boston College campus through the Boston College Experience program (now called BCE Honors). Today, we offer six programs to focus on the subjects that are most interesting to you.

Boston University Summer Term We invite you to choose from five exciting and challenging summer high school programs. Each program offers the opportunity to explore new subjects and college life—while making friends with fellow students and participating in social activities in Boston and on campus. Join other motivated high school students from 49 states and 87 countries and experience a great introduction to college life and academics.

Bronfman Fellowship The Bronfman Fellowship is a vibrant network of 1,100+ pluralistic young Jews from Israel and North America. The program begins with a five-week, all-expenses-paid trip to Israel. Fellows explore deep existential questions and Jewish ideas while building friendships with peers who challenge and inspire them. If you are intellectually adventurous, Jewish, and currently in 11th grade, apply to The Bronfman Fellowship!



Camp College New England Camp College New England is an intensive three-day workshop designed for rising high school juniors. With the guidance of professional mentors, participants will learn about all aspects of the college search and application processes, experience life in the residence halls, learn about financial aid and SAT exams and HAVE FUN! Our goal is to have students leave the program with the knowledge and confidence necessary to successfully transition to college after high school.

California College of the Arts CCA's Pre-College Program is an exciting opportunity for high school students to study art, architecture, design, or creative writing in an art-school setting.Our program provides a perfect platform to expand your knowledge, grow as an individual, develop strong portfolio pieces, and get a taste of college life.

Capitol Region Interdistrict Leadership Academy Students from schools in the central Connecticut region that are in their sophomore or junior year are eligible to apply to participate. Each year 30 students are selected for their ability to lead, strong academic standing, ability to work with others, and interest in and commitment to community service. CRILA is free for students and school districts.

Carleton College Summer Academic Programs Carleton College is honored to host an inspiring summer program designed for the best and brightest college-bound students representing high schools across the country. The Carleton Liberal Arts Experience (CLAE) will select 52 high school students who have just completed their sophomore year and bring them to Carleton, all expenses paid, for a one-week summer program. The CLAE program introduces the strengths of a liberal arts education through an array of courses in science, art, social sciences, and technology.

Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre- College Our summer Pre-College programs will show you what life at Carnegie Mellon is all about - from the classroom to what's happening on weekends. You'll meet people from all over the world, be inspired by our world-renowned faculty, take part in the excitement of campus and have the opportunity to explore the city of Pittsburgh.

Center for Creative Youth High school students from across Connecticut, the United States and beyond will gather for four weeks of intensive study on the picturesque New England campus of Wesleyan University, one of the country's most distinguished liberal arts colleges.The program features daily arts classes in creative writing, dance, filmmaking, music (both instrumental and vocal), musical theater, photography, theater and visual arts! Interdisciplinary classes, master classes, workshops, field trips, exhibits, performances, as well as recreational activities and share days throughout the program fill the summer with creative inspiration as students learn and explore a rich arts culture together. Join us as CCY carries on the 40 year tradition of creating lasting memories and strong bonds of friendship.

Channel 3 Kids Camp Building Leaders Program We are excited to offer our new BUILDING LEADERS program for 14 year olds at summer camp. This program will be offered at just $100.00 per week. Those developing leaders that show strong and promising leadership skills will be invited to apply to become part of our TEEN LEADERSHIP and CIT programs in the future.

Choate Rosemary Hall: Summer Programs We offer a 5-week Academic Enrichment Program for high school and middle school students, as well as 4-, 2-, and 1-week signature programs. From writing and theater arts to athletics and study abroad, we have a program for everyone.

Choate Rosemary Hall Summer College Fair Approximarely 80 colleges and universities from across the country will participate. Students are encouraged to browse, as well as seek out representatives of schools in which they already have a definite interest.

Clemson University: Summer Scholars
For the past 28 years, Clemson University has offered a summer enrichment program for gifted middle and high school students. In addition to challenging courses, we provide opportunities for fun, friendship and a Clemson experience. This year’s program has even more to offer with new classes for all students

The Cleveland Institute of Art Sharpen your artistic skills. Experiment with new media. Build your portfolio. And focus on your art at Cleveland Institute of Art's Pre-College Program. During this two or four-week residential program, you'll use the tools and processes available only to our students and experience the life of an art student at a premier college of art and design.

UConn ACAP Program A one-week residency program for 25 high-achieving high school students interested in a career in business. The program will be held at the University of Connecticut’s main campus in Storrs, CT and is intended to introduce students to accounting, finance, economics and management through a focused, undergraduate-level program. Students will be taught by Accounting faculty, industry professionals and Kaplan SAT instructors.

UConn Explore Engineering This summer, UConn’s School of Engineering is very excited to host our 18th year of Explore Engineering (E2), a week-long residential program for current 10th and 11th grade students interested in learning more about engineering.  Students will get exposure to Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical, Environmental, Material Science, and Mechanical engineering during our program. This hands-on program allows students to explore various engineering disciplines on the University of Connecticut main campus in Storrs. Since engineering is generally a discipline not taught in high school, this program exposes many students to the field for the first time. It often has a profound effect on students’ future field of study and career.

UConn First Summer UConn First Summer is an exciting summer opportunity designed for all incoming freshmen and transfer students who will be starting at UConn in the fall. This intensive five-week program was created to give interested admitted students a strong jump start to both their coursework and the UConn experience.

UCONN Mentor Connection: An Inquiry-Based Summer Program for Talented Teens UConn Mentor Connection is a residential enrichment program held during the summer on the Storrs campus of the University of Connecticut, serving students entering the last two years of high school. The program is designed to provide rising juniors and seniors from diverse backgrounds with opportunities to participate in high-level creative projects and research investigations under the supervision of university mentors. Accomplished university professors and/or advanced graduate students host participants in their labs and studios and work with them on projects in shared areas of interest. Students and mentors become a community of scholars working together on important issues on the cutting edge of various fields of study. The mentorship experience allows high school students to take on the role of practicing professionals, experience real-world research and/or creative projects, enhance their awareness of their talent areas and career opportunities, and interact with students who share common areas of interest. College credit is an option at most mentorship sites.

UConn Pre- College Summer The Pre-College Summer at UConn program is a serious academic opportunity offering rising high school juniors and seniors (class of 2017 or 2018) the chance to study and live on a top-ranked public university campus. Pre-College Summer offers four challenging and intensive one-week sessions to choose from.

UConn School of Engineering SPARK Program  If you are a rising middle or high school female student, the University of Connecticut invites you to challenge yourself by incorporating your math and science skills into hands-on projects and experiments, exciting engineering concepts, and fun activities. SPARK is UConn’s latest initiative to shrink the STEM gender gap. Participants will be taught and mentored by outstanding female undergraduate, graduate students and faculty engineers. Students will live in residence halls, supervised by Residential Counselors who are members of the UConn Engineering community.

University of Connecticut Health Center: Summer Enrichment Programs

The PreCollege Enrichment Program Is a six week summer program for college pre-freshman who will be matriculating at UConn that is focused on enhancing the preparation of high school seniors for college. It is designed to provide solid development of scientific (biology and chemistry), mathematical (pre-calculus), communications, problem-solving, and test taking skills.

The High School Pre College Student Research Program Is a six week summer program for college pre-freshman who will be matriculating at UConn that is focused on enhancing the preparation of high school seniors for college. It provides a research experience in one of the basic science laboratories.

Junior Doctor's Academy For 11th grade students interested in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research. Priority acceptance into the program will be given to former Great Explorations and Jumpstart Academy participants and students enrolled in Hartford Public Schools.Offers a six-week, Monday-Friday, Summer Academic Enrichment Program for the selected students. This program is geared towards students who meet certain socio-economic guidelines (low income and/or first generation to attend college) and demonstrate a strong motivation and potential to enroll in a four year college program. See application for additional qualification criteria.

UConn Horseback Riding Lessons Looking for something fun to do this summer? How about horse-back riding lessons?! Once again the University of Connecticut's Animal Science Department will be offering its popular Summer Riding Program to the public. Please note that Dressage, Hunt Seat, Polo, Western riding lessons and Trail Riding are open to adults and children who meet the minimum age requirements.

Colgate University: OUS Summer institute
Colgate's Summer Institute makes it possible for Colgate to welcome a number of students — who have triumphed over educational, socioeconomic, or cultural challenges — and enhance their campus experience.

Columbia University: Summer High School Programs
Rigorous summer pre-college academic programs for students in grades 9 through 12.
Experience college life, meet other highly motivated high school students from all over the world, broaden your world view, earn an official Columbia University Statement of Attendance.

Constitutional Academy This annual summer program brings together high school students from across the country to Washington, D.C. for a week of deep discussions on critical issues and interaction with scholars, policy-makers, and national thought leaders. Participants also make new friends, tour the monuments and museums, and connect with professionals throughout the D.C. area.

Cooks Honors College Indiana University of Pennsylvania The Cook Honors College hosts IUP’s Summer Honors Program (SHP), where talented rising high school juniors and seniors get a first-hand look at life on campus. It’s a unique opportunity to explore college classes. You’ll make new friends, learn more about higher education, and feel a connection with other scholars.

Cornell University: Summer College We offer precollege programs for talented high school students. Experience the excitement of college life, take college courses with renowned faculty, and enjoy an "unforgettable, life-changing summer."

Curry College: The College Search East/West- A Summer Program for High School Students with Learning Differences The College Search East/West is an exciting, 2-week residential opportunity that will help students with learning differences prepare for their college search.What better place to do it than in the Boston area, the birthplace and hub of higher education, and at Curry College, the nation's first postsecondary college to formally welcome students with learning challenges?

Cushing Academy: Summer Session In just five weeks, you’ll make tremendous academic or artistic progress while also enjoying arts and athletic electives, organized excursions around the region, and amazing new friendships that will last a lifetime. It’s exciting, it’s exhilarating — and it’ll give you a competitive edge. When it’s over, you won’t believe how much you’ve done.




University of Dayton Leadership 101 What makes someone a great leader? Open to rising high school juniors, seniors and first-year college students, this two-week experience will help students gain an understanding of the foundations of leadership, assess their leadership behaviors and preferred leadership style, discover the five practices of exemplary leadership and create a personal leadership development plan. This highly interactive session includes extensive discussion and collaborative exchange of ideas, leadership assessments, class and individual exercises, guest speakers and site visits.

Duke Youth Programs Duke Youth Programs is a part of Duke University Continuing Studies and has provided summer academic enrichment for academically motivated youth for over 30 years. Each summer approximately 650 youth from around the nation and world, representing some 22 states and 5 different countries, attend one of our summer programs. All programs seek to engage learners in innovative, interactive, transformative learning experiences. Co-curricular social and recreational activities are carefully planned and delivered to complement the instructional day. The camp “learning community” approaches learning as a shared responsibility among students, instructors, and counselors.

Summer at DukeUse your summer to prepare for college, learn from renowned professors, and experience a truly international program.  Last Summer over 500 lucky high school students spent the month of July at Duke University taking classes, going on excursions, enjoying great residential activities, and making friends from around the world!  



Emory College Pre-College Program The Emory Pre-College Program is a summer academic program for high school students. It gives college-bound rising juniors and rising seniors an exciting glimpse of academic and residential life at a top-ranked national university. High school students may explore topics with professors who are the leading experts in their fields, enroll in classes with college students, and earn transferable college credit. Two-week noncredit courses, three-week noncredit institutes and six-week credit courses are available. Emory Pre-College students live together in a residence hall on campus or within commuting distance with their families and participate in a variety of programs, activities, and excursions designed to prepare them for college life.

The Experiment in International Living The Experiment in International Living provides 3-, 4-, and 5-week summer programs for high school students who want to connect deeply and engage meaningfully with the richness and complexities of another country. Programs equip students not only with essential cultural and, in many cases, language skills, but also with a deeper awareness of and sensitivity to global issues shaping the diverse communities and regions we visit. Students explore the host country through hands-on experiences in local communities and through the lens of a specific theme.

Envision- High School Programs

Since 1985, Envision has empowered more than 800,000 extraordinary students to become their best selves with programs that enable them to discover their passion, explore a career, and positively impact their world. Our programs are designed to be fun, engaging and inspirational. Taught by subject matter experts, our hands-on experiences are delivered in remarkable cities and at some of the world’s top universities like Stanford, Columbia, and Harvard.



Furman Summer Scholars Have plans for the summer? If you want to do something really incredible with your summer, come to Furman, stay on campus, and be a part of Summer Scholars. Rising high school seniors and juniors participate in classes led by Furman professors and get a taste of college life.



The George Washington University Pre College Program High school students in the Pre-College Program benefit tremendously from GW's expertise in global development, international relations, public policy and administration, politics, diplomacy, history, biomedical engineering, museum studies and the arts. Our programs are intensive and exciting, allowing students to experience the academic rigors of learning in a college environment. They are academically-challenging courses that integrate lectures and seminars with exploration of area organizations.

Summer at Georgetown
Pre-Collegiate Programs offer the opportunity to experience life as a college student, without the pressure of grades. These non-credit programs span from accelerated, one-week institutes to three-week programs that equip you with the tools needed for college success. As a student, you will engage in hands-on learning, study alongside classmates from around the world, and explore exciting areas of study.

College Credit Courses cover a diverse range of subjects and span from introductory Fundamentals courses to the advanced Summer Honors Intensive program. Take classes alongside current Georgetown undergraduate students, learn from world-renowned faculty, and engage in challenging coursework that will prepare you for college success.

Gettysburg College Academic Camps Gettysburg College is excited to offer several opportunities for high school students over the summer months. Subjects include psychology, American government, creative writing, or information technology.

Global Works: Summer Service Adventures
Since 1990, Global Works has been providing exceptional Community Service, Cultural Exchange, Adventure Travel, and Language Learning Programs for teens and young adults. Much more than a vacation, Global Works international trips are the impetus and “bridge” for meaningful cultural exchange. Your group will work, play, and celebrate with communities and families around the world.



Harvard Pre College Program The Harvard Pre-College Program is immersive, collaborative, and transformative. Alongside peers from around the world, you’ll thrive in a dynamic, supportive academic environment.Whether you decide to attend for two, four, or six weeks, you’ll get an introduction to college life as you attend challenging classes, live on campus, and enjoy fun excursions and activities.


Hampshire College Pre College Summer Programs Hampshire College Summer Academic Programs support diverse learning communities-undergraduates, pre-college students/high school students, professionals, practitioners, makers and life-long learners



Iona College Pre College Program Iona's Pre-College experience brings students together from all over the world to live, learn and explore all that our College has to offer. Here, students will attend a college-level class each day, live in our air-conditioned residence hall, eat in our fantastic dining hall, enjoy local excursions, day-long field trips, recreation and time to study!

Ithaca College Summer College for High School Students In Ithaca College's residential pre-college summer program, high school students experience college life and college-level courses while living in a safe environment. The Summer College for High School Students has two program offerings, each with courses designed and reserved expressly for pre-college students.



The Junior Statesman Summer Programs If you are a high school student looking to your future with a sense of purpose and passion for what can be achieved in your generation – if you bring a high level of motivation, dedication, intellect and focus to meeting challenges and solving problems – and if you have a high level of interest in civics, government, history and politics – then JSA has a Summer School program that can do far more than just prepare you for college, it can unleash your potential, empower you for success and transform you into a dynamic leader.





Landmark College: High School Program for Juniors & Seniors Landmark College’s High School Summer Program is designed for rising juniors and seniors who are between the ages of 16 and 18 years-old. The program is highly structured and is designed to expose students to skills and strategies that will help prepare them for collegiate level work.

Lasell College Fashion Bootcamp The fashion industry is fast-paced, exciting, essential to the worldwide economy and filled with a variety of career opportunities. Get a jump start on realizing your dreams by spending 5 full days engaged in numerous projects that will give you a chance to see if a career in fashion is a good fit for you!

Lebanon Valley College Actuarial Science Camp Our Actuarial Science Summer Camps are week-long intensive programs for rising high school seniors designed to help them decide if they’re interested in actuarial careers. LVC has had a successful Actuarial Science Program for more than 40 years, and we’ve run this summer camp for more than three decades. Leveraging industry connections and alumni suggestions, we’ve forged an authentic experience that features interaction with actuaries and an introduction to relevant software and content.

Lebanon Valley College Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Camp The Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Camp provides high school students a window into the scientific basis of human health. Through lectures and hands-on laboratory investigations in state-of-the-art laboratories, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of molecular biology, pharmacology, immunology, biochemistry and medical ethics. Students will learn how laboratory science can be translated into improved human health, and they will engage in investigative experiences that will allow them to apply their laboratory skills to real life problems. In addition, students will interact with practicing professionals in fields such as medicine, physical therapy, toxicology, genetic counseling and biomedical laboratory research. The Health and Biomedical Sciences camp will provide a fun, challenging and engaging college environment in which students will develop a deeper understanding of what it means to be a biomedical scientist and health professional.



Maine College of Art: Pre College The residential Pre-College program provides high school students with the skills to embark on a rigorous study of the arts. This program is open to students who have completed their sophomore, junior or senior year of high school. Students customize their individual Pre-College program by choosing two majors from the following media: Illustration, Photography, Music, Textile & Fashion Design, Jewelry & Metalsmithing, Ceramics, Printmaking and Painting.

The University of Maine: Consider Engineering Summer Program If you are a high school junior who is an excellent math and science student, we would like to interest you in a unique summer experience designed to help you expand your academic ability and explore the option of studying engineering when you go to college. For over 40 years more than 3,500 students have benefited from this program.

Marist College: Summer Pre College Program
Attention current sophomores and juniors! Expand your academic and creative aspirations this summer at Marist College. Students entering their junior and senior year of high school as of this summer are invited to attend one of the Summer Institutes at Marist College - ranked one of the "Best 373 Colleges and Universities," and "25 Most Connected Campuses" by the Princeton Review. You'll learn from experienced professionals and talented faculty, while spending two to four weeks in your choice of location: the heart of the historic Hudson River Valley, the birthplace of the Renaissance, or both!

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Engineering Outreach Programs: Through our three national programs, we serve students from all across the country. Through our two local programs, we serve students from Boston, Cambridge and Lawrence public schools. Our students leave our programs with heightened confidence in their skills, knowledge and abilities in science and engineering. Many go on to become leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs

Mercy College Summer Leadership Academy This is a highly selective one week program that allows high school business students to be exposed to real world executives and learn what it takes to become a leader.

The University of Michigan: Math and Science Scholars High School Summer Program
MMSS is a program designed to expose high school students to current developments and research in the sciences and to encourage the next generation of researchers and discoverers to develop and retain a love of mathematics and science.

Montclair State University: Hispanic Student College Institute: As participants in this FREE Institute, students will: Live on campus in a beautiful residence hall, engage in career exploration and goal setting initiatives, participate in workshops on topics related to the college search and application process, including mock interviews, creating a resume, making the most of your college visits, financial aid literacy and application essay writing, interact and network with Montclair State student leaders, faculty, staff and alumni, engage in discussions around social justice, issues facing the Hispanic community in New Jersey, and students’ concerns about college, hear from inspirational guest speakers and panelists, attend a college-fair style event to learn about Montclair State’s 300 majors, minors and concentrations, be eligible for scholarships, develop leadership and public speaking skills, earn a certificate of completion for inclusion on their resumes and college applications

Montclair State University: Italian Immersion Summer Program: High school students from New Jersey, New York and Connecticut who have successfully completed Italian 3 Honors (or equivalent) are encouraged to participate in the new full-immersion, three-week course in Italian language and culture at Montclair State University.The Summer Program is great preparation for advanced/AP Italian courses and the AP exam. The Program also gives students the opportunity to earn three college credits in just three weeks. Three college credits at Montclair State for in-state students typically costs about $1,200 – earn three credits through the Italian Immersion Summer Program for the discounted rate of only $750!



New England Center for Investigative Reporting Based at Boston University, the New England Center for Investigative Reporting Workshop is a perfect opportunity for US and international high school students to learn more about journalism, and explore the exciting city of Boston! The award winning faculty will help ensure that each student will be taught at a high level and learn new and valuable skills at this summer high school journalism program. 

University of New England Early College Summer Programs Begin your path toward your future by spending time on the beautiful coast of Maine this summer. The University of New England offers an opportunity for rising juniors and seniors in high school to earn three credits while experiencing college life. If you are an academic achiever, you may be qualified to participate in our summer Early College Program. By starting your journey to college life you will have an advantage of both an educational experience and college culture familiarity.

New England Institute of Technology Tech Camp New England Institute of Technology is pleased to invite current high school juniors and seniors to Tech Camp 2016. Tech Camp 2016 is a unique opportunity for students to participate in a week-long, hands-on technology class at New England Institute of Technology, southern New England’s largest technical college. The program offers a wonderful opportunity to explore some of today’s top technical careers. Tech Camp 2016 will run from Monday, July 11 – Thursday, July 14th. Aside from the $75.00 non-refundable registration fee, Tech Camp 2016 is free. Students will be in class from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. daily.

Northfield Mount Hermon School: Summer Session NMH Summer Session students come from all over the U.S. and the world, and they each have their own goals. For some, it’s a chance to experience a rigorous academic environment, possibly for the very first time. For others, it’s an opportunity to build on their existing foundation and get a jump on college preparation. Summer Session offerings include Middle School, College Prep, and English as a Second Language programs. Classes in all three programs are small (10–12 students) and are supported by both a master teacher and a teaching intern.

Northwestern University: College Preparation Program Experience college life at Northwestern University this summer in the College Prep Program. High school sophomores and juniors can take undergraduate courses for college credit, or enroll in a two-week IN FOCUS seminar in a special topic area.

Norwich University Leadership Camps and Weekends The Future Leader Camp (FLC) is a two-week summer program dedicated to developing the leadership potential of current high school students. FLC provides participants with a challenging and meaningful adventure camp experience while building an understanding of small group leadership techniques, leadership ethics, teamwork, problem-solving and effective communication. Conducted four times each year, Youth Leadership Conferences (YLC) are programs aimed at students interested in advancing their leadership skills through an intense development program. Since 1997, students have gained insight on leadership skills, barriers to communications and teamwork. YLC also teaches participants about life at senior military colleges and encourages students to look into applying for Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) scholarships.

University of Notre Dame Pre College Programs You'll never forget your summer with Notre Dame. It happens when you first set foot on campus, engage in intellectually stimulating classes, and throw yourself into nearly two centuries worth of academic, social, and spiritual tradition. It happens when you enroll in one of our three pre-college programs. As a Summer Scholar or a participant in the Notre Dame Leadership Seminars, you'll have access to the Grotto, the Golden Dome, the hallowed halls. Or if you go abroad with us to Rome in our Study Abroad program, you'll have access to the riches of the Eternal City. You’ll spend a summer living, learning, and serving as a Notre Dame student. You’ll spend a summer preparing to lead a life for the greater good.

NYU Summer Programs for High School Students NYU offers many different programs for high school students interested in studying at our New York campus. Most programs are offered during the summer, but there are options for weekend workshops during the fall and spring. Each program draws on the strengths of NYU’s various schools and colleges. Whether it’s by earning college credit or strengthening artistic or professional skills in an intensive non-credit offering, students will experience college and city life, first hand. Many of our programs allow students to increase their academic portfolio, while others enhance performance and studio art experiences. 6-week, 1-week and everything in between, NYU’s varied array of High School Programs offer flexibility and options that can be tailored to your individual needs and schedule. Application processes, requirements and deadlines are varied; as are housing and financial aid offerings. Be sure to visit each specific website to see which program is right for you.



Oxbridge Academic Programs Oxbridge Academic Programs has been welcoming intellectually adventurous high school and junior high school students to Summer Study Programs in Europe and the US for over 30 years. Students from over 80 countries are housed and educated in great and historic centers of learning that are Oxford and Cambridge in England, St. Andrews in Scotland, Barcelona and Salamanca in Spain, Paris and Montpellier in France, and New York City and Los Angeles in the United States while exploring new cultural surroundings.



Pace University: Summer Scholars Program Pace University's Summer Scholars Institute is a summer program for ambitious high school junior and senior students looking to have an early college experience. Students may choose to commute to campus or stay with us in the residence halls. The program runs from July 10th to July 23rd, 2016. Deadline to apply is March 1st. With a late deadline of April 1st.

Penn State Schreyer Honors College Summer Scholars Day Open House The Schreyer Honors College at Penn State University will host its Summer Scholars Day Open House on Friday, June 17. This is an opportunity for prospective students and their families to learn more about the Schreyer Honors College and Penn State through Scholar student panels and presentations by Deans and the SHC Admissions staff. The event also includes an information fair with various University departments and academic colleges.

Phillips Exeter Academy Every summer Phillips Exeter Academy welcomes to campus more than 780 students for five weeks of academic study, athletics, and exploration that carry participants far beyond the classrooms and the playing fields. Typically, students come from more than 40 states and 45 countries.

Philips Academy Andover Phillips Academy offers several outstanding educational opportunities for U.S. and international students as well as powerful learning and professional growth opportunities for teachers from across the United States and around the world.

Pratt Institute: Pre-College Each summer, over 400 high school students seize the opportunity to experience college-level study in Pratt Institute's Pre-College program. Students are immersed in a program of art, design, architecture, creative writing, or critical and visual studies, modeled after Pratt's undergraduate offerings. Upon completion of the program, students earn four elective college credits.





Regis College Summer Scholars Program A program specifically designed for current high school students.Incoming high school juniors and seniors explore academic interests, join a vibrant community and experience college life at Regis this summer.


Rhode Island School of Design Pre College RISD Pre-College isn't just an education, it’s an experience — one that’ll whet your appetite for college and give you the space you need to develop solid skills in art and design.Not only will you build confidence in yourself as an artist and as an individual, but you’ll get to: Master a range of tools, materials and techniques, Study with award-winning faculty in our art studios. Create supplementary pieces for your college admission portfolio and Forge the kind of friendships that last a lifetime.

Roger Williams University Summer Programs The intensive four-week Summer Academy offers a variety of studio, seminar and field experiences, extracurricular activities and field trips to high school students who have successfully completed their sophomore or junior year of study. It allows students to understand architecture as a possible area of college study, and as a career.

Rutgers Pre-College Summer Programs New Brunswick's pre-college summer programs offer a chance for you to study at one of the nation's top research universities. Choose from the Summer Scholars Program, Summer Academies, or Summer Start!



Sacred Heart University Reading Skills and Speed Reading Programs, in these effective and enjoyable programs your student will improve comprehension in both fiction and non fiction, and will learn to read twice as fast. Students in these programs learn the best way to read textbooks take notes and study for tests. Your student will complete homework more quickly and easily, get better grades, and enjoy reading more. For more information or to register, call 1-800-978-9596

Saint John's College: Summer Academy The Summer Academy at St. John’s College is a pre-college, residential summer program that offers high school students ages 15 to 18 an exceptional learning experience. Organized in one-week sessions, students read and discuss texts from the Western canon in small classes guided by St. John’s renowned faculty. Students live in dormitories and share campus amenities as well as enjoy off-campus excursions to celebrated sites. Sessions are hosted on both St. John’s campus locations, in Annapolis, MD and Santa Fe, NM.

University of Saint Joseph Mercy Summer Bridge Program The University of Saint Joseph is hosting a summer bridge program for incoming freshmen for fall 2016! This year the Mercy Summer Bridge Program will run from July 10, 2016 to August 12, 2016 highlighting the opportunity to build relationships with our outstanding faculty and staff, attend summer campus events, and receive mentorship from USJ students.

This is an ideal opportunity for any student who may need additional support with the college transition, especially if they are not currently enrolled. For more information, visit for more information!




Smith College Summer Pre College Programs Experience precollege programs that offer limitless ways to explore the world. You will join more than 200 other high school girls who want to pursue their academic interests in and out of the classroom, strengthen their college applications and meet other motivated and ambitious college-bound young women.

Snow Farm Summer for High School students
For students considering art school or a career in the arts, our summer session is an excellent way to expand and develop a portfolio. Recent alumni have gone on to study at RISD, Alfred University, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and many other top level art programs. Many of our alumni are now established artists.

Springfield College Athletic Training Workshop
The Springfield College Athletic Training Student (ATS) Workshop is intended for high school students interested in careers in athletic training and sports medicine. It offers lectures, demonstrations, and practice sessions on athletic injury prevention and care, as well as presentations on career options and professional preparation. Sports Safety Training and CPR certification are offered as part of the curriculum.

Stanford Pre Collegiate Studies   Stanford Pre Collegiate Studies produces an array of programs for academically talented young students everywhere. Our programs are available online and in person, during the summer and year-round, and feature broad exploration or intense study in a single subject. 

The Suffolk University- High School Summer Program
When you spend your summer with Suffolk University Madrid Campus, you will: Learn Spanish in the capital of Spain, explore Spain’s cultural legacy in depth, live like a local with the locals, experience Madrid’s cultural gems, journey to picturesque sites around Spain and savor an authentic taste of Spanish cuisine.

Summer Discovery The World's most popular high school pre-college and study abroad programs.

Summer Study Summer Study’s pre-college summer programs and summer study abroad programs for high school students offer unique summer opportunities, which combine stimulating academics with unforgettable sports, recreational, social and/or cultural activities. We are extremely proud that more high school students attend Summer Study programs as compared to any other summer academic enrichment program of its kind. Join us at one of these spectacular locations for one of our summer programs for high school students… Penn State University, Colorado State University, Fordham University in New York City, American University in Washington, DC, The Sorbonne in Paris, France and Mallorca, Spain. Read on to find out why our summer pre-college programs for high school students are such a success!

Syracuse University Summer College Summer College offers a variety of programs ranging from architecture to web design. Our goal is to make sure we’re offering programs that reflect the richness and diversity of the majors and minors at Syracuse University. We have credit and noncredit programs that run at different lengths.



Tufts University: Adventures in Veterinary Medicine The Adventures in Veterinary Medicine High School Program is an engaging and fun way for high school students to spend two weeks learning more about the veterinary profession. This is your opportunity to dig into veterinary medicine through an exciting and intensive program where you’ll be surrounded by others who share your passion for animals, health, and science.



US Coast Guard Academy Introduction Mission (AIM) Since the 1950s, approximately 14,700 high school students have discovered the United States Coast Guard Academy by attending the Academy Introduction Mission (AIM) program. Exclusively for students preparing to enter their senior year of high school, AIM is now widely regarded as the most realistic service academy summer orientation program in the country. AIM will test and inspire those interested in serving their country and humanity as officers in the nation’s oldest continuous maritime service. In six non-stop days, immerse yourself in Academy tradition and cadet life. The program is intense and rewarding. More importantly, AIM will help you to discover if you possess the mind, body, and character to succeed at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.



University of Virginia Summer Programs Whether you like sports, art, science or technology, there are lots of exciting programs and activities for kids and their families to enjoy at the University of Virginia. Try one today!



Washington University in St. Louis High School Summer Experiences at WashU offer a variety of summer programming for academically advanced middle and high school students. With so many choices, it can be a challenge to choose which program is right for you. Let us help!

Wentworth Institute of Technology summerFAB The summerFAB program bridges and connects thinking of architecture with making architecture. Students experience in a short time frame all phases of a complete architectural project--from initial design concepts through development and refinement and including realization as a full-scale construction on a site. By intertwining thinking and making in the process of design from beginning to end, we convey an understanding, crucial for designers, that making is a form of thinking.

West Hartford Continuing Education The West Hartford Inter-district Summer High School offers over forty courses for "get ahead" credit; for skills development; credit recovery and for enrichment experiences. The summer high school also offers a variety of non-credit offerings for middle school students.

Western New England University: Mission Ignition is a unique opportunity for high school students to explore new ideas that will spark passion and creativity. Discover new and exciting concepts that will put you light years ahead of your classmates and jump start your future. You will experience a college learning environment that is both educational and inspiring. So start your engines for a summer program you don't want to miss!

Discover @ Wheaton Summer College for High School Students Discover@Wheaton is a young and vibrant program that brings students from across the country (and world) for a personal and in-depth pre-college experience. But what makes this program unique is just that—the experience.

The College of William & Mary At William & Mary, we believe our stellar faculty and facilities should be a rich educational resource for the entire community. That's why we invite pre-college students from all backgrounds to discover the excitement of college-level academics through a wide variety of pre-college programs.

The College of William & Mary: National Institute of American History & Democracy The National Institute of American History and Democracy (NIAHD) is a partnership between the College of William and Mary and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. It is dedicated to the study of American History, Public History, Material Culture, and Museum Studies. The Institute sponsors programs for William and Mary students, students from other colleges and universities, and high school students.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Summer Programs WPI’s summer academic programs challenge students to explore their interests and try something new. Focused on the science, engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines, K-12 students can make new discoveries!




































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