US Summer Enrichment Opportunities

Summer Program Finder is a user-friendly search tool for finding pre-college programs and summer opportunities for high school students.

Check out the opportunities below for once in a lifetime summer enrichment experiences:

12/8 – Reynolds Young Writers Workshop at Denison University: Why should you have to wait until college to start honing your craft in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction?  Experience small, intimate writing workshops and one-on-one interactions with people who have made writing their career.

12/8 – UC Berkeley and Yale University Summer Springboard: Summer Springboard offers programs on either campus focusing in Digital Journalism, Creative Writing, Computer Science, Engineering & Innovation, Medicine & Health, Startup Law, or Civic Service & Leadership .

12/5 – Duke University Summer Session: Whichever program you choose, over the course of the summer, you will find that Duke Summer Session is committed not only to building lifelong memories and friendships from around the world but to laying the foundation for a future of collegiate success.  Choose from the Summer College (credit-bearing classes) or Summer Academy (non-credit bearing classes).

12/4 – Washington University in St. Louis:  Students have the opportunity to enroll in courses for credit and study alongside undergraduates.  Students select from a broad range of stimulating introductory courses in the humanities, math, sciences, and social sciences.

12/4 –  Hampshire College:  Rising juniors and seniors are invited to immerse themselves in the innovative, critically engaging, unique Hampshire College community through the two-week pre-college summer programs.

11/29: NYU TISCH Summer High School Programs: This four-week, conservatory-style program immerses students in emerging media and the performing and cinematic arts through intensive, highly structured classes based on the undergraduate curriculum.

11/29/17 – Tulane Summer Enrichment Institute in STEM: Provides middle and high school students the opportunity to explore science and engineering at Tulane University through a project-based curriculum designed around fun and engaging activities that foster the creative problem-solving skills needed for lifelong engagement with STEM fields.

11/16/17 – University of Southern California: Students explore Los Angeles as a laboratory for cultural learning beyond the traditional classroom with college-level course work, academic field trips, and structured extracurricular activities.

11/16/17 – Milwaukee School of Engineering: Students can learn the basics about engineering and business-related majors (Explore Camps), hone in on a specific area of interest (Discover Camps), or analyze different aspects of their chosen major (Focus Camps).

11/16/17 – Sewanee: The University of the South: With pre-college programs in biomedical science, choral or instrumental music, environmental science, creative writing, and theological debate, get your jump-start at Sewanee.

11/8/17 – University of Chicago Summer Session: From researching on campus to field experience in Wyoming, join students who are as curious and idea-driven as you at one of the world’s great intellectual destinations.

11/8/17 – Colorado College Pre-College Program: Explore a new topic of interest in one of the three terms.

11/8/17 – Hillsdale College High School Summer Study and Travel Programs (Gr. 9-11): All courses begin with lectures on campus and continue on-site at cultural and historic destinations domestic and abroad.

11/8/17 – Duke University Summer Session:

-Summer College – A four-week, credit-bearing program for students (Gr. 10-11) in which they take undergraduate-level courses
-Summer Academy – A three-week program for students (Gr. 9-12) in which they take a certificate course.
-Intensive STEM Academy – A one-week, STEM-based program for students (Gr. 9-12) that consists of a variety of laboratory tours, faculty lectures, and workshops.