Rhodes College Summer Writing Institute | Summer Programs

Rhodes College Summer Writing Institute


This intensive academic program for motivated high schoolers focuses on the development of critical-thinking and writing skills. Students improve their reading and analytical skills and, through course work in the humanities and the social sciences, also learn strategies for both expository and creative writing. At session's end, pupils receive a grade for both academic work and class participation, earn two transferable college credits and possess a portfolio of college-level writing.

General Info

Name Rhodes College Summer Writing Institute
Location Memphis, TN
Year-round Contacts 901-843-3794
Program Focuses & Features Creative Writing, Expository Writing, Government, History, Political Science, Swimming, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 11-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline May
Director Rebecca Finlayson, Director
Residential Fee $1600, 2 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 1990
Dates & Sessions 1 session, 2 weeks long


Rebecca Finlayson, Director