The University of the Arts Pre-College Summer Institute



The Pre-College Summer Institute offers talented high school students the opportunity to study the visual and performing arts. Course offerings in performing arts include acting, musical theater, dance and jazz performance, while art and media offerings include animation, Web design, photography, painting, printmaking, sculpture, graphic design, film, industrial design, illustration, mixed media, jewelry, fibers and ceramics.

General Info

Name The University of the Arts Pre-College Summer Institute
Location Philadelphia, PA
Year-round Contacts 800-616-2787
Program Focuses & Features Acting, Dance, Media, Music, Photography, Studio Art, Theater
Grade Range (rising grades) 11-12
Age Range Residential and Day — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline May
Director Rosi Dispensa, Director
Residential Fee $4720 (+$150-600), 2-4 weeks. College credit.
Day Fee $3440 (+$150-600), 2 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 1900
Dates & Sessions July-Aug; 2 sessions, 2-4 weeks long


Rosi Dispensa, Director