US Summer Enrichment Opportunities

University of Notre Dame

Study abroad in Rome or Ireland, attend competitive leadership seminars, or attend an intense two-week Summer Scholars program.

Abbey Road Programs

Summer study abroad & pre-college program for high school students specializing in teaching language immersion, the arts, history, and cultural studies in Spain, France, Italy, Germany, England, and Greece.

Ringling College of Art and Design

You’ll get in-depth immersion in major areas of study, and hands-on studio instruction in core courses that provide fundamental skills and experiences similar to those in a first year curriculum. Ringling College faculty and teaching assistants will take time to work with you and push you to create your absolute best work.

Duke University Summer Session

By attending one of our programs, you will prepare for college by delving deeper into intellectually stimulating courses of interest.  In addition to challenging yourself academically, you will engage with a diverse group of peers, exposing you to different cultures and expanding your future network. Not to mention, you will leave with a lifetime of memories!

Where There Be Dragons Summer and Gap Year Programs

We travel like locals, live with families, apprentice with artists, and learn from scholars, farmers, sages, and community leaders alike. We empower you to experience a different place through hands-on engagement. Each program is custom-crafted and led by expert instructors to ensure the most profound levels of immersion and mentorship. Explore our program offerings throughout AsiaAfrica, and Latin America.

Tisch Summer High School Program

This enriching, college experience provides students with opportunities to create individual work, collaborate with other high school students from around the world, and participate in field trips which may include Broadway and off-Broadway shows, museums, galleries, film screenings, or concerts.

Cooper Union Summer Art Intensive

Students take drawing classes in addition to their chosen concentration. All students attend a contemporary art seminar and creative writing workshop once a week, and visit major museums and gallery districts.

Reynold Young Writers at Denison University

The workshop is an eight-day residential program that incorporates small creative writing workshops, group sessions with Denison creative writing faculty and notable visiting writers, and much more.

Colorado College Pre-College Summer Program

The program strives to create a dynamic and caring learning environment that introduces students to CC’s unique Block Plan and prepares students academically for success in their college careers.

Washington University Architecture, Art, & Design Pre-College Programs

In the High School Summer Scholars Program, 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 humanities, math, sciences, and social sciences.

USC Summer Programs

The programs offer students a preview of “freshman year” through its college immersion experience.  Students explore Los Angeles as a laboratory for cultural learning beyond the traditional classroom.  The Programs are designed to combine college level course work, academic field trips, and structured extracurricular activities.

Cornell University

Summer College brings 1,000+ motivated high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors from around the world to Cornell each summer for two-, three- and six-week programs. Students earn college credits, study with Cornell faculty, attend admissions workshops, and experience college life.

Wake Forest University

The Summer Immersion Program offers students the opportunity to experience the “beat and pulse” of some of the most exciting career pathways and college majors. The week-long institutes give students valuable insight towards pursuing their goals before college.

McGill University

Students from across the world will have the opportunity to participate in classes, workshops, and social activities introducing them to university life, McGill, and Montréal – all while being hosted in a McGill Residence!

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

The University of Chicago

The summer pre-college programs draw from the multidisciplinary emphasis and intellectual richness of the College’s Core curriculum.  Whether it’s economics, paleontology, or art history, students can find a formative college-level experience on campus this summer.