York Community High School

Summer Programs

Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling (IACAC) SUMMER PROGRAMS for High School Students. Over 160 student summer programs for students.

https://www.iacac.org/summer-programs/

Summer Programs

Programs are categorized as follows:

RED: Pre-College programs with a range of course options

BLUE: Pre-College or similar programs with specific content

ORANGE: Foreign travel/language/cultural immersion

GREEN: Athletics

PURPLE: Leadership and/or Service

 

Summer Program Name and Summary Website
Abbey Road summer Programs http://www.goabbeyroad.com/
Academy of Art University- Take classes online or in San Francisco http://www.academyart.edu/academics/pre-college-art-experience-program
Action Quest- Global summer adventures for teens actionquest.com/epic
Adelphi University - Pre-College Programs http://precollege.adelphi.edu/
AFS Exchange Programs- Leading International high school student exchange www.afsusa.org
AIMS- Adventures in medicine and science: Saint Louis University AIMS
Alfred University- Many courses offered in New York www.alfred.edu/summer
Allegheny College Creek Camp http://sites.allegheny.edu/
American Collegiate Adventures- Summer program for high school students. 3-week programs in several states! http://www.acasummer.com
American University of Paris- Summer in Paris www.aup.edu
Architecture at Chicago- "Hi Arc" is UIC's summer architecture workshop for current high school students http://arch.uic.edu/hiarch
Augustana Summer Academy- Courses/workshops from 1-5 days www.augustana.edu/summeracademy
Aurora University -  Michael J. Birck Innovation Engineering Program http://aurora.edu/academics/special-programs/innovation-engineering-program#.WMA-udLyvcs
Aurora University, George Williams College STEM Residential Summer Camp https://aurora.edu/stem/hs-summer-camp-registration.html
Barnard summer in New York City- Co-ed and all-female programs for rising high school juniors and seniors. In partnership with Columbia University https://www.barnard.edu/precollege/summer/programs
Banson NYC Fashion Summer Camp http://www.bansonnyc.com/
Beacon College Summer For Sucess http://www.beaconcollege.edu/summer/
Belin-Blank Center- College of Education at the University of Iowa www.belinblank.org/summer
Beliot College- Center for language studies www.beliot.edu/cls
Berklee College of Music - Contemporary Music College has summer opportunities to improve your musicianship https://www.berklee.edu/summer/forms/request-more-information-about-berklee-summer-programs
Boston Children's Theatre - Pre-professional training for ages 14 - 19 years http://bostonchildrenstheatre.org/summer-studios/
Boston Conservatory-High school students who have some foundation in music composition www.bostonconservatory.edu/hsci
Boston Leadership Institute STEM Programs http://bostonleadershipinstitute.com/
Boston University- Summer term high school programs bu.edu/summer/highschool

BU College of Communication - Investigative Journalism Workshop

Media Production

http://studentprograms.necir.org/high-school-summer-investigative-reporting-workshop/

http://www.academyofmediaproduction.com/amp/

Bradley University- Summer Forensics Institute (speaking/communication) http://www.bradley.edu/academic/continue/youth/sfi/
Brehm Preparatory - Summer Program http://www.brehm.org/project/summer/
Brigham Young University - French Camp BYU French Camp
Broadreach- Global education & skill-building summer adventures for middle school, high school & college students http://www.gobroadreach.com
California College of the Arts Pre-College Portfolio Development https://www.cca.edu/academics/precollege
Calvin College Young Women's Business Institute https://admissions.calvin.edu/register/CYWBI2017
Carleton College- Summer academic programs go.carleton.edu/summer
Carnegie Mellon- Art, Design, Artchitecture, and Game Academy admission.enrollment.cmu.edu/pages/pre-college

Christopher Newport University 

Summer Humanities Institute

http://cnu.edu/summerhumanities/
Cleveland Institute of Art - Pre-College Program cia.edu/precollege
CIEE - Council of International Educational Exchange summer abroad programs http://www.ciee.org/high-school-summer-abroad/
College for Creative Studies- Studio concentrations for 2 or 3 weeks www.collegeforcreativestudies.edu/pcse
College of DuPage- Youth Education options http://cod.edu/academics/conted/youth.aspx
College of William and Mary- Summer program in early American history www.wm.edu/niahd
College Internship Program - CIP - Students with learning differences experience transition to college life http://cipworldwide.org/summer/
Colorado College- Summer precollege programs www.coloradocollege.edu/precollege
Columbia College -Summer Programs

Summer Art Intensive Camp

Entrepreneurship Summer Camp

Forensic Science Camp

Nursing Summer Camp

STEAM Summer Camp

Girls who came Summer Camp

Columbia University - Summer Programs http://ce.columbia.edu/high-school
Commonwealth Honors Academy- 3 week enrichment experience for juniors with 3.5 GPA and 25 ACT http://www.murraystate.edu/cha
Compass College of Cinematic Arts - Film & Acting http://compass.edu/programs/high-school-camps/
Concordia Language Villages- Summer language immersion program http://www.concordialanguagevillages.org/
Cornell Engineering Diversity Program - Catalyst Academy https://sites.coecis.cornell.edu/catalystacademy/
Cornell Engineering Diversity Program - Curie Academy https://sites.coecis.cornell.edu/curieacademy/
Cornell University- Summer college programs for high school students summercollege.cornell.edu
Denison University - Young writers summer workshop https://reynolds.denison.edu/

DePauw University:

 

Athletic Camps

 

Pre-College

 

Music Programs

 

 

http://www.depauw.edu/offices/summeratdepauw/summer-programs/athletic-programs/

 

http://www.depauw.edu/offices/summeratdepauw/summer-programs/academic-programs/ 

 

http://www.depauw.edu/offices/summeratdepauw/summer-programs/school-of-music-programs/

DeVry University- STEM ready summer camp, Naperville center http://www.devry.edu/high-school-students.html

Discovery Internships (Hosted by colleges) AND

Summer Discovery (Pre-College enrichment & Business Institutes)

http://www.discoveryinternships.com/

http://www.summerdiscovery.com/

Dominican University - Summer Workshop Series for HS Students

Fashion Merch & Design, Teacher Education, Art, Math, Information Studies, Buisness

dom.edu/summer-workshops 

Dordt College - Summer Programs http://dordt.edu/events/summer_camps/
Duke University - Summer sessions for high school students

http://summersession.duke.edu/high-school-students

Eckerd College Pre-College Summer - Experience residential and academic life https://www.eckerd.edu/precollege/
Edward-Elmhurst Health - Medical Leadership Academy https://www.eehealth.org/nursing/medical-leadership-academy
Embry-Riddle AeronauticalAcademic Summer programs http://www.prescott.erau.edu/summer
Emory- academic pre-college programs http://tinyurl.com/zrgl3gz
Experience America Summer Programs

Fashion Design Camp

Technology Camp 

FIDM Summer Programs Immersive Summer Program
George Washington University- 1, 3, or 6 week pre-college sessions precollege.gwu.edu

Gettysburg College Summer Camps

Camp Psych

Campaigns & Elections Academy

Writing Camp

Modeling and Printing Camp

Coding and Electronics Camp

Civil War Institute Summer Conference

 

Psych Camp

Campaign & Elections Academy

Writing Camp

3D Modeling and Printing Camp

 

Civil War Summer Conference

Girls Who Code - Computer Science Summer Immersion http://girlswhocode.com/programs/
Global Works- Travel with purpose www.globalworkstravel.com
Grab the Tourch Summer Institute - An educational experience of leadership, ethics, empathy and philanthropy http://grabthetorch.org/
Grammy Camp - Summer Music Camp GRAMMYINTHESCHOOLS.COM
Grand River Academy- 5 week summer academy http://www.grandriver.org/summer-camp
Hampshire College - Summer programs https://www.hampshire.edu/summer-programs/summer-academic-programs
   
Harvard Summer School - College Prep http://summer.harvard.edu/ssp
Hillsdale College Summer Study and Travel Programs https://www.hillsdale.edu/admissions/high-school
Idyllwild Arts Academy - Art Education  http://www.idyllwildarts.org/page.cfm?p=720
Illinois Institute of Technology Summer Camps http://admissions.iit.edu/summer/middle-and-high-school-students

Illinois State University

Summer HS Programs

Summer Actuarial Program for Minority Students

Summer Risk Management/Business Program

 

http://cemast.illinoisstate.edu/students/high-school/

http://business.illinoisstate.edu/katie/outreach/minority.shtml

http://business.illinoisstate.edu/katie/outreach/risk/

Illinois Wesleyan University- Summer Music Camp https://www.iwu.edu/music/k12/camp.html

Illinois Wesleyan University-DTE Summer Camp

Design, Technology & Entrepreneurship Camp
Indiana State University- Summer Honors programs https://www.indstate.edu/academics/experience

Indiana University

 

Journalism Institute

 

Business Pre-College for women & underrepresented students

Business is Global -Summer Language Program

 

http://mediaschool.indiana.edu/hsji/

 

https://kelley.iu.edu/Ugrad/PreCollege/page39077.html

 

Business is Global

John Hopkins University- Engineering Innovation http://engineering.jhu.edu/ei/
Junior State of America- Academic and Leadership http://jsa.org/summer
Kendall College- Weekend culinary camps for teens www.kendall.edu/camps

Lake Forest College -

Emagination Tech Camps

Summer technology camps
Landmark College Summer Camps and Transition to College https://www.landmark.edu/summer
Lawrence Technological University summer programs http://www.ltu.edu/community_k12/summer-camps.asp
Lifeworks International- Global service adventures https://www.gobeyondtravel.com/
Lincoln College - Camp Reel Stories

http://campreelstories.com/summer-camps/

http://facebook.us15.list-manage.com/track/click?u=2b90980abe7490ca3f3a1d2cc&id=9e9f4be165&e=9881c9bffe

Loyola Marymount University - Summer Programs http://summer.lmu.edu/
Loyola University Chicago - Digital Storytelling Workshop http://highschooldigital.com/
Loyola University Chicago - Summer Scholars http://luc.edu/summerscholars
Maine Media- Young artists program http://www.mainemedia.edu/workshops/young-artists
MarineQuest - University of North Carolina @Wilmington -Programs in Marine Biology/Marine Science www.uncw.edu/marinequest
Marist College -  Pre-College Summer Programs www.marist.edu/precollege
Massachusetts College of Art and Design - Pre-college Studio Art Program https://www.massart.edu/Continuing_Education/Youth_Programs/Summer_Studios.html
Midwestern University - Careers in Pharmacy Program http://www.midwestern.edu/careersinpharmacy/
MIT -  Entrepreneurship Launch Program http://mitlaunch.com/
Miami University- Summer Scholars http://miamioh.edu/admission/high-school/summer-scholars/
MICA- Studio residency programs in Baltimore or Tuscany www.mica.edu/precollege
Michigan State University- Gifted and talented education www.gifted.msu.edu

Michigan Tech- Engineering scholars program

www.youthprograms.mtu.edu
Michigan Tech- Women in Engineering  Women in Engineering Summer Youth Program
Middlebury Summer Language Academy http://mmla.middlebury.edu/
Millikin University- Summer Immersion courses millikin.edu/immersion
Murray State- Commonwealth honors academy http://www.murraystate.edu/cha
New Worlds Emerge- Travel opportunities www.newworldsemerge.org
New York Film Academy Summer Camps https://www.nyfa.edu/summer-camps/
NYIT - Summer programs  http://www.nyit.edu/nyit_academy
North Central College- Community education northcentralcollege.edu
North Park University - Summer Science Academy Summer Sciences
Northern Illinois University- Residential and day camps http://www.niu.edu/clasep/camps/
Northern Illinois University- Summer in the Arts artcamps.niu.edu
Northern Illinois University - Community Leadership and Civic Engagement www.niu.edu/ngold
Northern Michigan University- Environmental Science Camp, Skilled Trades Camp, Cyber Camp https://www.nmu.edu/youth-programs
Northfield Mount Hermon- Exceptional summer education www.nmhschool.org/summer

Northwestern University-

Summer college prep,enrichment courses & Gifted  LearningLinks

www.northwestern.edu/collegeprep

www.ctd.northwestern.edu/summer

www.ctd.northwestern.edu/gll

Norwich University

Summer Leadership Camp

Cyber Security Summer Camp

 

http://www.norwich.edu/undergraduate-admissions/leadership-camps-weekends/flc/

 

http://profschools.norwich.edu/business/gen-cyber-camp/

NYU- Precollege programs for high school students www.nyu.edu/precollege
Ohio State University - Buckeye Vet Prep Camp http://vet.osu.edu/education/high-school-and-junior-high-students
Oxbridge Academic- Summer study abroad, grades 8-12 www.oxbridgeprograms.com
Oxford- Advanced studies program www.oasp.ac.uk
Penn engineering- Summer academy in applied science & technology www.seas.upenn.edu/saast
Phillips Exeter Academy- 5 weeks of academic exploration and discovery www.exeter.edu/summer
Pratt Institute- precollege summers elective programs www.pratt.edu/precollege
Purdue- college of education, summer residential programs purdue.edu/geri
Q-ZERO - Summer Program for young entrepreneurs Q-zero.com
Quantum Learning- SuperCamp programs on prestigious university campuses www.quantum-u.com
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute- Students interested in careers in engineering & technical professions http://doso.rpi.edu/precollege

Rochester Institute of Technology - Programs for the deaf and hard-of-hearing

Rochester Institute of Technology - Health Care Careers Exploration Program

http://www.rit.edu/NTID/EYF/

 

 

http://www.ntid.rit.edu/camps/healthcareers

Rutgers - Pre-Engineering Summer Academy http://summer.rutgers.edu/preengineering
Saint Mary of the Woods College Summer Camps http://www.smwc.edu/resources/events/summer-camps
Sam Fox School of design and visual arts- architecture discovery & portfolio programs samfoxschool.wustl.edu/precollege
Saper Law Immersion Program - Week long summer camp which gives uniquie exposure to the legal profession http://www.saperimmersion.com/
SCAD- University for creative careers scad.edu/summer
SAME Engineering and Construction Camps http://samecamps.org/
School of the art Institute of Chicago- Early college program saic.edu/ecpsi
Sea World- career camps seaworldorlando.com/education
SIG- summer institute for the gifted giftedstudy.org/teachers
SIUC- Aviation, week long summer wings camp siu.edu
Smith College - Precollege Prorams for High School Girls https://www.smith.edu/summer/
Smithsonian Latino Center- Young ambassadors program www.latino.si.edu/programs/youngambassadors.htm

SOAR -Summer Camp for students with ADHD and other disabilities

https://soarnc.org/
South Dakota State University Electrical Engineering Summer Camp http://www.sdstate.edu/eecs/camps/
St. John's College Summer Academy https://www.sjc.edu/summer-academy
SPI Study Abroad Program (Deadline April 15th) Language Immersion/Global Leadership http://www.spiabroad.com/
Stanford University- Summer institutes (3-4 weeks) or summer college precollegiate.stanford.edu
Summer Springboard - Pre-College Programs https://summerspringboard.com/
Summer Study - Summer Enrichment on various College Campuses http://www.summerstudy.com/
Summer Golf School for Teens in Scotland http://summergolfschooluk.com/
Syracuse University Summer College http://summercollege.syr.edu/
Tribeca Flashpoint Academy - The Next Level http://www.tribecaflashpoint.edu/hsprogram
Tufts Summer Sessions https://ase.tufts.edu/summer/
University of Alabama - Early College  http://uaearlycollege.ua.edu/on-campus/summer-on-campus.php
University of British Columbia Summer Scholars http://www.summerscholars.ubc.ca/
UC Berkeley- Embarc summer design academy www.ced.berkeley.edu
UCLA Summer Discovery Programs/Internships https://www.summerdiscovery.com/apply-now
University of Chicago- Summer sessions https://summer.uchicago.edu/high-school
University of Cincinnati- Design, architecture, art & planning camps daap.uc.edu/daapcamps
University College Dublin - Summer Program http://www.ucd.ie/international/study-at-ucd-us/what-can-i-study/summer-programmes/
University of Connecticut Pre-College Summer Program for juniors and seniors http://precollege-summer.uconn.edu/
University of Dallas - High school Summer Programs http://www.udallas.edu/travel/zz-index-1.php
University of Dayton - Summer Entrepreneurship Program https://udayton.edu/apply/undergraduate/hsprograms/entrepreneurship-101.php
University of Dayton - Summer Leadership 101 Leadership 101
University of Dayton - Summer Sustainability - Food Systems https://udayton.edu/apply/undergraduate/hsprograms/summer-sustainability.php
University of Dayton- Women in Engineering and Summer Honors Engineering camps

go.udayton.edu/engr/honors_camp

http://engineering2.udayton.edu/wie

University of Illinois at Chicago- tuition free summer college summercollege.uic.edu
University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign- School of architecture and Media University

http://www.arch.uiuc.edu/degrees/discover-architecture-pre-college-program

http://go.illinois.edu/mediauniversity

University of Illinois -Urbana-Champaign College of Business https://business.illinois.edu/undergraduate-affairs/admissions/ebl/
University of Illinois -Urbana-Champaign College of Engineering - Girls in Math, Engineering and Science (GAMES)

Girls' Adventures in Mathematics, Engineering and Science (GAMES)

 

University of Illinois -Urbana-Champaign College of Engineering - Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE)
University of Illinois -Urbana-Champaign College of Fine & Applied Arts Summer Program Illinois Summer Youth Music, Discover Architecture, iSTEAM, FAA Summer Intensive
University of Illinois -Urbana-Champaign College of Media 360 Sports and Entertainment Summer Camp
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign School of Social Work Day of Service for students interested in in exploring the field of social work. Interested students should contact Laura Gravin at lgraven2@illinois.edu, Undergraduate Affairs Coordinator, for more information.
University of Maryland- women in engineering dream conference www.wie.umd.edu/dream
University of Miami - Summer Scholars Program http://www.miami.edu/dcie/index.php/summer_scholars_program/
University of Nebraska - Lincoln - Career Explorations in Architecture, Interior Design and Landscape Architecture http://architecture.unl.edu/prospective-student/high-school-workshops
University of Nebraska - Lincoln - Discover Landscape Architecture Camp http://architecture.unl.edu/prospective-student/high-school-workshops
University of Notre Dame - Study Abroad http://precollege.nd.edu/
University of Pittsburgh- College prep and leadership academy www.thebridge.pitt.edu
University of St. Andrews- Scottish studies and creative writing www.st-andrews.ac.uk
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Architecture Summer Camp Academy http://www4.uwm.edu/sarup/admissions/outreach/summercamp/
University of Wisconsin-Platteville- Nike and Pioneers volleyball camps www.uwplatt.edu/safety/cac/forms.html
University Prep- Residential and commuter programs at 5 different universities. Specifically designed to help you gain acceptance into the U.S. university or college of your choice. www.nsgtuniversityprep.org
US Performing Arts camps usperformingarts.com
USC- freshman year previews, 2 or 4 week courses summer.usc.edu
University of Vermont - Pre-College Programs http://precollege.nd.edu/
Wabash Academy Summer Program http://wasatchacademy.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Wasatch-Academy-Summer-Program-2017vb-edoc.pdf
Wake Forest University Pre-College programs http://summer.wfu.edu/pre-college/

Washington University St. Louis

Olin Fleischer Scholar Program

Fleischer Scholar Program
Wentworth Institute of Tech - SummerFAB - Design and Fabrication  Wentworth Summer FAB
Western Michigan University- Summer music camp wmich.edu/music-camp
Wheaton College-BRIDGE

http://www.wheaton.edu/Admissions-and-Aid/Undergrad/BRIDGE

For first-generation college-bound, low-income or African-American or Latino students from the Chicagoland area who are interested in preparing for admission to college

Where there be Dragons- Learning adventures in the developing world wheretherebedragons.com
Windermere Internatioinal Summer School - International Summer School http://www.windermereschool.co.uk/summerschool
WorldStrides Summer - travel opportunities http://www.worldstridessummer.com
Yale- Young global scholars program globalscholars.yale.edu