College Summer Programs/Awards and Information

Programs are updated as they are received by the school counseling office. Please see the individual websites for specific information on applying. Updated 6/02/2017

Alfred University: Summer programs and residential camps in July. 

Barnard Pre-College Program
Experience summer in the city at Barnard. Students from around the globe come to New York City to pursue their passions in a rigorous, academic setting. With five 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!

Boston University Pre-College Programs
Experience College and challenge your mind. Immerse yourself in college life, open your mind to fresh subjects, meet new friends from around the globe, and have an unforgettable summer in a historic city. Enroll in undergraduate classes for credit, or choose from a diverse array of stimulating non-credit seminars.

Blueprint Signature Summer Programs
Going off to college means a new level of independence, new opportunities, and a whole lot of changes. From admissions to roommates, the Blueprint experience will help you handle it all with outstanding guidance and personalized support.

Cedar Crest College Forensic Science Symposium
Come see the application of forensic science in many disciplines.
Admissions is free and lunch will be provided!

Ithaca Summer College Program
Experience residential college life at Ithaca College while participating in a one week Pre-College program. Summer college gives high school students the change to experience the kind of uncommon and inventive courses they'll take as an undergraduate.
(Due to celebrating it's 20th year, application fees are waived!)

Marist Pre-College Program
Get a head start in College by earning credit and living as Marist's campuses in New York or Italy!

NYU Summer High School Academy
This summer the NYU School of Professional Studies will offer high school students the opportunity to live and learn in the heart of New York City. Come stay in an NYU dorm while participating in a one-week professional oriented program that will allow you to explore future career options.

Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies
This summer program offers highly motivated, intellectually curious students the opportunity to investigate topics not typically taught in secondary schools. Students engage in small classes taught by instructors who are experts in their fields and passionate about teaching. In this setting, students hone their academic skills and form new friendships with intellectual peers.

UCONN Engineering Summer program

UCONN SPARK STEM summer program from young women: App due June 30th.

University of Hartford Summer Business Institute: July 30-Aug 11: 3 credit college-level course. Contact them at or 860-768-4444

Wentworth Institute of Technology

July 10th to August 4th, 2017

WPI Summer Frontiers: Pre-College Program
This on-campus, residential, research, and learning experience blends science, technology, and engineering into each session. This program is a great way for pre-college students to test their interests and get a closer look at what college life is about.

Pre-College Courses for High School Students @ Pratt's Brooklyn campus in NYC

Reagan summer leadership program: Week long intensive leadership camp.

Reagan Leadership and the American President Program: Semester long leadership course for university students in Washington, DC.

Reagan Great Communicator Debate Series: $40,000 in scholarships for outstanding high school communicators.