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Cornell University Summer College


Summer College provides an opportunity for academically talented high school students to preview university life and earn college credit by taking regular Cornell summer session courses. In addition to taking classes, all pupils participate in a career exploration seminar that allows them to learn more about a particular field. Extracurricular activities include intramural sports, musical and dance groups, the Summer College newspaper and yearbook, community service projects and weekend dances.

General Info

Name Cornell University Summer College
Location Ithaca, NY
Year-round Contacts 607-255-6203
Program Focuses & Features Architecture, Art, Business/Finance, College Preparation, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Government, History, Law, Medicine/Healthcare, Political Science, Science, Veterinary Medicine
Grade Range (rising grades) 10-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Jim Schechter, Director
Residential Fee $6020-11,950, 3-6 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 1962
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 3 sessions, 3-6 weeks long


Jim Schechter, Director