Chartered in 1870, Syracuse University is a private, coeducational, urban institution located in the heart of Central New York. The 270-acre main campus is within easy driving distance of Toronto, Boston, Montreal, and New York City. Learning centers in New York City, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and abroad offer a rich mix of academic courses, alumni activities, and immersion programs. Under the leadership of Kent Syverud, the University’s 12th Chancellor and president, Syracuse is recognized as a student-focused global research university renowned for academic rigor, richly diverse learning experiences, and a spirit of discovery.
About Summer College
Syracuse University’s Summer College for High School Students gives students an amazing opportunity not only to explore their artistic, intellectual, and professional passions, but also to experience college life. With both credit and noncredit offerings lasting from two through six weeks, our programs represent the rich diversity of fields that span the University’s schools and colleges. Summer College students become part of a dynamic community of equally dedicated students from—on average—30 US States and 15 countries. They navigate daily life in a residence hall and participate in on-campus programs and events; have full access to campus resources, including recreational facilities, tennis courts, sports fields, and swimming pools; see the sights on trips to local cultural attractions, amusement parks, and Niagara Falls; and prepare for college through workshops and tours of local universities. Syracuse University Summer College will truly provide you with the summer of a lifetime.
Summer 2016 Dates: Tuesday, July 5, 2016 through Friday, August 12, 2016
Summer 2017 Dates: TBA
Syracuse University Summer College will be providing selected NSHSS members with a limited amount of partial scholarships to attend their Summer College in 2016, and NSHSS students may also apply for additional need-based grants. The deadline for financial aid applications is April 15, 2016; however, scholarships and financial aid are limited and awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis.
How to Apply
Summer College Application
Application Deadline (Summer 2016): April 15, 2016
Application Deadline (Summer 2017): TBA
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