Southern Oregon University Academia Latina



This weeklong academic program exposes young Latino students to the learning and career possibilities of college. Academia Latina integrates classes, field trips, cultural experiences and recreational activities. The daily schedule on Monday through Friday includes three one-and-a-half-hour classes, plus special presentations. Course work draws from the disciplines of math, science, the humanities, social studies, cultural studies, and the fine and performing arts.

General Info

Name Southern Oregon University Academia Latina
Location Ashland, OR
Year-round Contacts 541-552-6326
Program Focuses & Features Art, Creative Writing, Dance, Expository Writing, History, Math, Medicine/Healthcare, Music
Grade Range (rising grades) 7-9
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 12-14
Application Deadline May
Director Carol Jensen, Director
Residential Fee Free. (+$75), 1 week.
Year Established 1999
Dates & Sessions 1 session, 1 week long


Carol Jensen, Director