University of Massachusetts Amherst Summer Pre-College

 

Overview

Learn, create, and engage in an academic setting in the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s Summer Pre-College programs. High school students participate in an innovative and exciting community of artists, researchers and scholars while exploring potential majors and experiencing life on a college campus. Participants also benefit from workshops to develop strategies and skills that will help them get the most out of college. Students reside in the brand-new Commonwealth Honors College Residential Community, have access to the W.E.B. DuBois Library, as well as the Recreation Center, and have the opportunity to meet with admissions staff. In addition to exciting and rigorous academic programs, participants can also participate in weekend trips to Boston and Six Flags New England. Additional evening Residential Life activities will also be offered.

General Info

Name University of Massachusetts Amherst Summer Pre-College
Location Amherst, MA
Year-round Contacts 413-577-2112
Program Focuses & Features Acting, Agriculture, Animation, Architecture, Astronomy, Business/Finance, Computer Science, Drama, ESL, Engineering, Environmental Science, Filmmaking, Forensic Science, Leadership, Media, Medicine/Healthcare, Music Technology, Science, Theater, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 10-PG
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 15-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Residential Fee $2366, 2 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 2011
Sponsor University of Massachusetts
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 3 sessions, 1-6 weeks long

Contact

413-577-2112